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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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The test begins: My life with four activity trackers, fitness bands

They promise to track your activity and keep you in shape. But how well do activity trackers and fitness bands really work? A real-life journey into the world of health-meets-tech.

By March 28, 2013

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My life with the Jawbone Up activity tracker

If social makes things better, the Jawbone Up might be the tracker for you. It's easy for friends with the device to motivate you. But for "non-step" activities, you may need to do manual logging.

By May 3, 2013

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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

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My life with the Nike FuelBand activity tracker

Looking to track your activity? The Nike FuelBand makes it easy to set and monitor a daily goal. Not so easy is keeping it updated on things it might miss.

By April 2, 2013