New Garmin Connect Insights

A quick heads-up: Some new stuff announced for Garmin Connect and the mobile version too (below). Amongst other things you can now compare yourself to others. Don’t worry if the results are a little inconvenient you can pretend you are a different age group and massage the figures ūüôā Above is my average weekly mileage…

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Garmin Forerunner 935 – First pictures emerge

Potentially exciting tri-watch times ahead as this little baby¬†hits the shelves.     ESSENTIAL INFO: This post was written BEFORE the release. See (here) for some post-release info We have the new Garmin Forerunner 935. To be clear: that’s NOT the 930; not the 930xt; and not the 935xt. It s likely to be very…

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Fitbit adds stuff ?!?

fitbit have relatively basic but generally well-working products. Their online ecosystem is good. In the light of new competitor products, FITBIT have announced further additions to their online offering – press release below In my opinion some of these online platforms and apps (eg Under Armour) are getting WAY too complicated. I do complex stuff…

Polar H10 HRM

Polar announce H10 HRM and a Shirt

Polar have just announced a new HRM. The H10. This is probably a renamed H7i ie the late-2016 model we were expecting. Indeed this may well dash hopes of what the H7i might have been. however¬†it does have an inbuilt but currently inactive accelerometer (Source: FCC) and maybe it could have a bridging function (unknown).…

Samsung Gear and Under Armour

When you have a super large company partnering like SAMSUNG with a super large company like UNDER ARMOUR then it’s gonna work right? Looks like a great move with Under Armour porting their apps over to Samsung’s AndroidWear platform doesn’t it? Except Samsung ISN’T AndroidWear. It’s TIZEN (prev RTOS) – it’s proprietary OS. Just like…