Wearable Tech Show – A ‘new’ optical HRM and other stuff

Some of the OTHER stuff there was interesting in the WRONG kind of way

TomTom – New Spark3 / Runner3 Announced

Lots of announcements today of new stuff from TomTom. Let’s start with the SPARK 3 /…

Garmin joins with LIFEQ – what about TomTom?

The clever little optical sensor in TomTom’s highly successful Runner2/SPARK was developed by South African company…

Samsung Gear Fit vs. Gear Fit2 – Infographic

Here is a quick head-to-head of the old and the new Gear Fit. Gear Fit2 is…

Opinion New Samsung Gear Fit2

Samsung have just announced what looks like a game-changer in the fitness band market. The successor to the…

Review – Fitbit Surge – GPS and Optical HR Fitness Watch

Most reviews are based on the original 2015 unit. Things have moved on with improvements to…

MIO Slice and PAI at Wareable Technology 2016

MIO global were out in force at Wareable Tech 2016 ably supported by @action_PR and 2Pure…

Review: Polar A360

Polar’s recently released A360 super smart band is a highly credible contender in the increasingly crowded…

World’s Sexiest Smart SPORTS Watches?

Today I was prompted to put together this gallery of some, IMO, rather pretty sports watches…

Polar A360 vs HRM-RUN – HR Running Accuracy This Time

Some much better news today for the A360. This time running tests. OK they were fairly…

Polar A360 vs Garmin HRM-RUN – HR Accuracy In A Controlled Environment

I updated the A360 today with the new firmware v1.128. Even though HR improvements are not…

Review (ette) – Garmin Forerunner 630 – First Look

A year is a clichéd long time in politics and two years is a long time…