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.
Thanks to some makers in London, the classic coiled-metal spring toy Slinky now has its own treadmill.
Having a friend hold you accountable for your gym visits can be a terrific motivator. So how about an app?
A woman has her gym membership revoked because, the gym says, she kept using her cell phone on the machines.
A futuristic body-drying gadget goes in for crowdfunding with the goal of getting rid of towels once and for all.
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?
MP3 players are no longer the hot property they were 10 years ago, but Sony has come up with a novel way to get people buying.
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.
Can you really work and walk at the same time? Columnist Danny Sullivan had his doubts. But time with a treadmill desk has made him a convert.
Loud conversation and music are good for business because tables turn over faster and people drink more, but does the noise turn you off?