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.
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?
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.
Check out these options for keeping your phone handy at the gym, or anywhere you work out. Sharon Vaknin shows you three different ways, including a couple of DIY solutions.
Get your heart rate pumping with this week's Crave giveaway, the Wahoo Run/Gym Pack for the iPhone.
Patent filing shows that Apple intends to help people share workout info and performance data with others.
A futuristic body-drying gadget goes in for crowdfunding with the goal of getting rid of towels once and for all.