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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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DIY ways to carry your phone at the gym

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.

By March 23, 2012

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Crave giveaway: Wahoo Run/Gym Pack for iPhone

Get your heart rate pumping with this week's Crave giveaway, the Wahoo Run/Gym Pack for the iPhone.

By March 23, 2012

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Apple wants to wed handhelds to gym equipment

Patent filing shows that Apple intends to help people share workout info and performance data with others.

By February 3, 2012

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Body Dryer air-dries you off, no towel necessary

A futuristic body-drying gadget goes in for crowdfunding with the goal of getting rid of towels once and for all.

By April 2, 2014