Hands On: Fitbit Charge HR

fitbitI have always been a big believer in tech driving fitness.. As I work in the IT industry, gadgets play a very large part in my life. I believe having daily targets and goals to achieve is perhaps on of the best methods of improving health and fitness. So what better enabler could there be then a fitness tracker!?

The market is flooded with wearable tech at the minute, and a large percentage of that tech is aimed at the fitness fanatics. There’s some big players in this area of the market, each bringing their very own USP.

I’ve decided to invest in the FitBit Charge HR, not only because I was an early adopter in the FitBit on near day of release (which I lost whilst out one evening) but because I knew and felt comfortable with its software and dashboards. So I headed out to my local Argos store and picked one up, and heres what I think of it… (more…)

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iPhone 3.0 – ?July the 17th?

So the roumers have started! The all new iPhone 3,0 may well be available in a store near you on the 17th of July!

The new iPhone boasts quite a spec list, making the iPhone 2 look like a fancy palm pilot!

Current confirmed spec:

  • Choice or 16GB or 32GB storage
  • 3.2 megapixel camera
  • Video-recording
  • Ability to send a picture & video via MMS
  • OLED screen
  • 1.5 times the battery life of the current models
  • Double the RAM and processing power
  • Built-in FM transmitter
  • Apple logo on back will glow
  • Rubber-tread backing
  • Sleeker design
  • Built-in compass
  • Turn-by-turn directions

No doubt the the iPhone will carry the huge price tag, and complete lack of stock that’s followed the previous models.

More details and pictures available at slashgear.com and lockergnome.com and appadvice.com

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