Fitness Technology News

Fitness Technology News

Fitness and sports technology is big business, with billion dollar companies competing for a slice of this ultra-lucrative pie. We are now smack bang in the middle of the era of the wearable device. Since Burntech.tv started in 2013, with the aim of covering fitness-tech, the industry has grown up rapidly. What started with nascent new comers like Fitbit and Withings has exploded to include mainstream tech giants like Sony and Asus. Where once there were a handful of activity trackers, heart rate monitors and other such kit on the market, now there are tonnes. Some are designed to be worn on your wrist or around your neck, whilst others clip to your pocket or are even developed into the sports clothing that you wear. Welcome to the BurnTech fitness and sports gadget news page. We aim to share the latest news around the fitness gadget marketplace, with announcements and spec updates shared daily. Here, we announce the latest fit tech news from around the web, giving you the latest information about breaking news, upcoming products and the latest must have apps

14 heath tech tips to save money being healthy

Welcome to 2013, the year when it finally started paying just to be healthy. Health tech is about to go BIG, and healthy folk...

NuYu Sleep System Warms & Cools Your Bed, For Perfect Nights Sleep

NuYU, the latest start-up attacking the health and fitness gadget space, has launched their $500 sleep pod system, which promises to get you the...

Nike+ Fuelband App Update

Almost all of you have heard about the Nike+ FuelBand by now. It has been one of the latest sensations in the fitness world...

Pebble beat Apple to the punch, launching Worlds first true SMART WATCH

The sports gadget market continues to grow with news that Pebble have closed a $15 million round of funding from Charles River Ventures. The...

Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock App Review

  The Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock is associate App by Maciek Drejak Labs that uses the measuring device in your iPhone to record the movements...

Technology in fitness – are we seeing a social revolution?

When you stop and analyse it, it’s quite staggering how technology has changed our lives. The whole purpose of this blog is to look...

RunKeeper integrates with Pebble Ink smart watch

RunKeeper and Pebble E Ink have made their partnership official. The latest Runkeeper app update, 3.3, available on iOS and Android includes support for...

A hands on look at the Jawbone UP – A Fit Tech wristband which...

Following a failed US start in late 2011 because of severe defects and limitations, Jawbone have released their Up wristband a 2nd time. The...

Fitness gadgets set for surge in popularity as shipments predicted to soar

Fitness gadgets are now undoubtedly big business, with estimated figures predicting shipment rises for fitness gadgets to 56.2 million in 2017, up from 43.8...

MEMS Technology in the Fitness Industry

What is MEMS Technology MEMS technology can be found in all walks of life on an everyday basis in our modern world. MEMS or Microelectromechanical...