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

Treadmill Vs heart rate monitor: Which gives the most accurate calorie count?

Anybody who has spent any time using a piece of cardio equipment in the gym with a heart rate monitor will have noted the...

Adidas MiCoach Smart Ball: Football tech steps up a gear

We talked recently about Adidas’ new fitness technology and more specifically about how the Adidas MiCoach elite system is going to trial with MLS...

Jawbone UP Move BaubleBar Review – The Best Fitness Band For Women?

Jawbone have today announced that their bestselling Jawbone UP has a radical face lift coming up, which will deliver a much sexier console, with...

Tevasphere Trail eVent Trail Running shoe Review

Teva are famous for their adventure gear and more specifically for their shoes ability to keep your feet dry, but with the release of...

HTC Grip Fitness Tracker Delayed Until 2016 – Has HTC ‘Blown it’?

HTC, the leading technology brand, has this week confirmed that they will miss the Christmas gold-rush for their new fitness band, the HTC Grip...

Is your activity tracker making you fatter?

On BurnTech.TV, we have spent hours detailing the benefits of fitness and activity trackers. 2013 has been the year of fitness technology, with large...

Adidas Reveal the “Beau Jeu” Euro 2016 Football

Its amazing to believe that we're a mere 6 months out from the 2016 European championships, to be held in France 2016. With that...

A closer look at the Nike Free Hyperfeel running shoes (pictures)

Nike Free Hyperfeel Specs Before the formal launching of Nike’s newest running shoes, the Nike Free Hyperfeel, we were given the chance to experience 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...

5 new fitness apps that fitness fanatics must download

It could be argued that Apple began the fitness technology craze in October 2001 when they launched their first iPod. The iPod was, and...