Google Fit's automatic activity tracking is getting smarter on Android Wear
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Google Fit's automatic activity tracking is getting smarter on Android Wear

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[SOUND] Google's Android Wear watches already have a Fit app that measures a lot of things, but it's gonna start getting more automatic with how it tracks exercise. First of all, it tracks activity automatically, it's going to start doing that. So if I start running, like a lot of top fitness trackers, Fit will now notice when I start running, and it can be run over a couple of different apps. So if I start doing this, [BLANK_AUDIO] just start running in place, it's going to start recording this automatically. Yeah, it just buzzed, so there you go. And it started recording that I was running. Google Fit can also record exercise like weightlifting. So if you start strength training and hit start, and I just start doing any activity in here, like this It's going to know what weight lifting activity I was doing. So if I stop, I can see that it said, are you doing a bicep curl? And I was. And it counts it at eight reps. So it using the existing celerometer gyrometer on your Android Wear watch This is part of a bunch of Google Fit updates that are coming alongside AndroidWare 2.0 in the fall to try to reinvent the Google Smart Watch. I'm Scott Stein here in Mountain View.

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