How a simpler, cheaper fitness tracker proved better than a fancy smartwatch.
DNA-test firm 23andMe to share customer gene data with drug co. GlaxoSmithKline for $300 million. Privacy advocates sad but not surprised.
The Android version of this fitness-tracking app is burning through data and draining users' phone batteries.
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Garmin is bringing offline music playback to more of its devices with the launch of the $300 Vivoactive 3 Music.
Sweatcoin is the hottest workout app yet because it pays you for taking steps and getting exercise. Here's what you need to know before you try it.
The Plantronics BackBeat Fit Boost Edition offers steady bass and ergonomics but not much else to warrant its high expense.
Fitness trackers are finally taking security and privacy seriously, except for a little-known band from Lenovo that you should avoid.
Fitbit’s new smartwatch features let you log periods, manage medications and respond to texts via your Android phone.
Fitbit takes aim at Apple with the Versa, a lower-priced smartwatch with an Apple Watch-like design. But cheaper doesn't necessarily mean better.
Garmin’s running-focused device just got a whole lot more versatile, with support for onboard music storage.
Fitbit has made a $100 fitness band for kids 8 and up. Here's what it does, and when you can get it.
A study of more than 9,000 people shows that fitness trackers and smartwatches with optical heart rate sensors can predict atrial fibrillation with 97 percent accuracy.
Under Armour's Hovr Sonic won't replace your fitness tracker or smartwatch, but these smart shoes offer extra insights about your runs that you can't get from many activity bands.
The Speak Plus is a triple threat, giving you a dashcam, directions and Alexa in one, but it's on the pricey side.
Peloton's connected treadmill aims to swap your gym membership for live-streamed classes. Your wallet won't like it, but your waistline might.
Lose It promises to to help you eat and exercise better based on an analysis of your DNA, but right now, the app's advice is too generic for the steep cost.
The Spire Health Tag attaches to your clothing, can go through the wash and runs for 18 months on a charge so you never have to think about taking this health monitor on or off.
The Garmin Vivosport is a GPS-enabled activity tracker with features you typically find on higher-priced sports watches.
The Garmin Forerunner 25 is a solid no-frills running watch for new runners. It doesn't do a lot, but what it does, it does well.
Garmin’s Vivomove HR is an attractive timepiece, but its smart fitness-tracking features leave a lot to be desired.
Huawei’s budget fitness band sports accurate GPS, heart rate sensor and sleep analysis in a Fitbit-like package.