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My life with the BodyMedia Fit activity tracker

If you really want to know how many calories that exercise burned, the BodyMedia Fit easily beats other popular trackers. But being an armband, rather than wristband, isn't particularly comfortable.

By June 18, 2013


Jawbone buys BodyMedia in wearable tech push

The company best known for its Bluetooth headsets is accessorizing with BodyMedia, which focuses on wearable body monitors.

By April 30, 2013


FitBit Zip vs. BodyMedia Fit: battle of the fitness monitors

Two body monitors enter, but only one will leave. No, seriously — only one makes it to the end of this story.

By October 14, 2012


Jawbone Up2, Up3 and Up4 debuting this year: heart rate, mobile payments, new designs (hands-on)

A trio of new Jawbone fitness bands are on their way: two coming soon, one later this summer. They're slimmer, and they're ambitious. And we have two of them here to review.

By April 15, 2015


​Jawbone Up3 and Move, hands-on: Heart rate in a tiny band

The Up3 is sleek and small and measures heart rate, and the Move is $50. Both are coming this month.

By November 4, 2014


Hands-On with the BodyMedia Patch

Bridget Carey runs down the features of the new disposable health monitor, the BodyMedia Patch.

By January 11, 2012


2013: Nic's best picks of the year

Pirates, robots and wearable tech: all of 2013 distilled down to Nic's picks for the five finest technologies, moments and events.

By December 27, 2013


BodyMedia FIT armband to use Sprint's 3G network

Sprint will unveil a suite of apps for its Android-based phones at CES this week that will allow users to crunch the numbers coming out of their BodyMedia armbands.

By January 4, 2011


How my body rejected activity trackers and the 'quantified self'

After living with activity trackers meant to help him stay fit, columnist Danny Sullivan finds "big data" didn't translate into more motivation.

By September 14, 2013


My life with the Fitbit Flex activity tracker

The popular Fitbit activity tracker is now available to be worn around the wrist. That, along with new goal indicator, proves to be an impressive combination.

By May 12, 2013