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  • SmartMio Offers Athletes Wearable Muscle Stimulation Controlled By Your Smartphone

    SmartMio Offers Athletes Wearable Muscle Stimulation Controlled By Your Smartphone

    Athletic wearable devices are not anything new, but a new product launching today on Indiegogo has a different take from the myriad activity trackers out there: The SmartMio connected sports muscle stimulator is designed to bring so-called electronic muscle stimulation (EMS) to enthusiast and professional athletes in a small, convenient and smartphone powered package. The SmartMio consists of… Read More

  • Shed Some Flab With Your Wii

    Shed Some Flab With Your Wii

    When the Wii first debuted last year, gamers thought they’d be whipping themselves into shape by playing titles like Wii Sports and Madden ’07. Now, it’s confirmed that instead of going outside and playing real sports, you can drop some pounds by doing it all virtually. Mickey DeLorenzo spent a little over six weeks playing Wii Sports for 30-minutes a day. He ate the same… Read More

  • Garmin Forerunner 305 Foot Pod: For Treadmill or Indoor Track

    Garmin Forerunner 305 Foot Pod: For Treadmill or Indoor Track

    While the Garmin 305 (pictured here) was happily using GPS satellites to measure distance and speed on the arms of runners, along came the Nike + iPod kit, using a shoe insert and transmitter combination that does a similar thing. Not to be outdone by the likes of Nike and Apple, Garmin has responded with an accessory for the Forerunner 305 called the Foot Pod. The device is mounted to a… Read More