Fitbit Surge Review: Super Watch or Super Dud?


Ready to take activity tracking to a new level? Well if you want to take your wearable technology beyond just tracking calories burned and steps, the the Fitbit Surge is worth consideration. The Surge just isn’t the latest line of activity trackers from Fitbit - it’s a game changer. For runners that appreciate wearable technology, the GPS tracking and heart rate monitoring … [Read more...]

Garmin Vivosmart Review


The Garmin Vivosmart is a feature rich activity tracker that runners will appreciate both on the road and off. Whether you’re a tech savvy runner or runner looking to actively track your day, here’s how Vivosmart can work for you. Out of the box I’ve reviewed the Vivofit and loved the fact that it was ready to use right out of the box. With the Vivosmart it needed to be … [Read more...]

Garmin Vivofit Review


The Garmin Vivofit is an activity tracker that earns high marks on functionality, ease of use, and durability. Whether you’re new to the activity tracker market, or have been in it for a while, the Vivofit provides a reliable experience from tracking steps to monitoring a run or bike ride. Here are a few key features I’ll cover in this review: Quick … [Read more...]

Misfit Shine Review: A Pretty Wearable with not much Personality


The Misfit Shine reminds me of some girls I dated before I met my wife - pretty but not much personality. Lately, I've been kind of sour on wearable technology - you can read about my issues with wearable technology here. On paper (or screen) the Misfit Shine had all the attractive features a runner could want: easy to use, sleek design, and durable. As I'll go on to … [Read more...]

LEO: The Rise of the Intelligent Fitness Wearable


Change is coming to wearable technology. No longer will devices provide passive information, but instead they'll become intelligent and proactive for runners (or fitness in general). One of the devices that is standing out is LEO, an intelligent fitness wearable that monitors and coaches. Meet LEO This isn't like any other wearable that you wear on your wrist. By … [Read more...]