Activity trackers

Activity trackers

Activity trackers, fitness bands and sleep trackers have become all of the rage of the past 24 months. These affordable pieces of fitness technology help you to measure your daily behaviours in order to make better informed decisions around your health, fitness and diet. In many ways, they are the 2014 version of the pedometer, but this ‘smart’ technology offers much more. One things for sure, there’s plenty of choice in this sector. Brand new companies have emerged out of crowd funding sites like Kick-starter, whilst the big companies, from sports apparel giants like Nike and Adidas, through to big tech companies like TomTom and Garmin, are all in on the game. We help you cut through the clutter, in order to find the best activity tracker for your needs. We’ve got plenty of fitness band reviews, as well as opinion pieces around trackers and the latest news and rumours around upcoming releases.

In part one – our 2014 fitness band buying guide - we analysed some of the movements in the fitness band market over the...

Personal activity trackers, AKA fitness bands, are devices invented to help in monitoring and evaluating your physical activity. They can work wonders for those...

Any frequent reader of BurnTech.tv will be under no illusions about the popularity of activity trackers. The movement, started by Nike with their hugely-popular...

Garmin, a company who cut their teeth on GPS based technology, have revealed a host of new products during the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show...

There were certainly no shortage of entrants into the wearable technology market throughout 2013, and if the early indications from the Consumer Electronics Show...

We've had a busy year in the fitness tracker market, with the emergence of a vast array of new and exciting fitness and activity...

Nearly a year to the day since Nike launched the fitness tracker revolution with their Fuelband, the company have announced the newest kid on...

In  the digital age, technology and fitness are intertwined in a marriage that seeks to maximise data crunching, allowing users to always keep track...

Fitness bands have been the arms-race tech of 2013, with every manufacturer who is even remotely connected to the sports space rushing to launch...

Bowflex, famous for their innovative home gym equipment have joined the activity tracker bandwagon by launching the Bowflex Boost braclet. Joining a market that...