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New tool for grading Iowa kids in gym class? Heart rate monitors

No more slacking in PE -- at least not in the schools in Dubuque, Iowa. Starting this year, the district will require students to wear the devices.

By August 18, 2014

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With this machine, Slinky hits the gym more than you do

Thanks to some makers in London, the classic coiled-metal spring toy Slinky now has its own treadmill.

By June 16, 2014

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Use IFTTT, iOS to hold you accountable for going to the gym

Having a friend hold you accountable for your gym visits can be a terrific motivator. So how about an app?

By March 6, 2014

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Woman kicked out of gym for using cell phone

A woman has her gym membership revoked because, the gym says, she kept using her cell phone on the machines.

By March 4, 2013

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Headless Kenshiro muscle-bot gets ripped at the gym

Kenshiro, born at the University of Tokyo, represents the latest attempt to create a musculoskeletal machine that moves like a human. Who needs a head?

By December 12, 2012

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DJ meets gym coach with app that keys songs to heart rate

Prototype setup includes earbuds that measure both acceleration and heart beat to calculate how hard you're working, and an app that grabs the best songs to keep you at your target heart rate.

By October 24, 2012

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Windows 10 aims to blend best of 7 and 8

Skipping over Windows 9, Microsoft will combine elements of Windows 7 and 8 into the next operating system. In the world of smartwatches, Pebble drops prices, Basis beefs up its fitness watch and Pavlok shocks you into going to the gym.

By September 30, 2014

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Windows 10 aims to blend best of 7 and 8

Skipping over Windows 9, Microsoft will combine elements of Windows 7 and 8 into the next operating system. In the world of smartwatches, Pebble drops prices, Basis beefs up its fitness watch and Pavlok shocks you into going to the gym.

By September 30, 2014

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Samsung: Unlike iPhone, our Galaxy Note 4 won't bend

Capitalizing on Bendgate, Samsung releases a video that tells customers to shove their Note 4 in their back pockets without fear.

By October 2, 2014

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The downsides of a big smartphone screen

Commentary: Can't decide between the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus? Before you go extra-big, make sure to consider all the ramifications.

By September 15, 2014