NEW Garmin Connect Insights Announced

Well, Garmin Conenct insights have been announced but they don’t look that exciting. (See excerpt from press release below). There’s also been a heads-up-display announced for displaying cycling data – who said you had enough gadgets? The connect insights seem to be step and sleep analysis. I can’t really see how insightful they will be…

Firstbeat Athlete – Software mini-review

This product is now discontinued. It still works though. See comments at the end. This is an overview of some of the more interesting functionality you can find in FIRSTBEAT ATHLETE software. Polar and Suunto users can get some additional insights into their training over an above their watch-vendor’s standard software offerings. Garmin users too will…

Garmin partners with SportTracks

Some very interesting news from SportTracks. They have just partnered with Garmin. (See Press Release, below). Looks like SporTracks (mobi) will be easily able to be automatically updated from the online Garmin Connect. Sync down to the PC app: You have to be using CloudSync and the mobile sporttracks for this to sync to your…

Garmin® Announces Additional Features on Garmin Connect to Complement the 920XT Launch

Some new stuff on Garmin Connect to coincide with today’s launch of the Garmin 920XT triathlon watch. We’re excited to announce additional features for Garmin Connect, our free online community that lets users save, plan and share their activities. New features include multisport support, a redesigned activity detail page, groups for daily activity trackers, and…

Introducing Cycling Dynamics from Garmin® – revolutionary cycling metrics for Vector™ power meter

Source: Garmin Blog Garmin announce Cycling Dynamics – revolutionary metrics on the dual-sensing Vector™ pedal-based power meter that provide feedback to cyclists on their position and pedal form. Cycling Dynamics’ initial advanced metrics include seated/standing position, Power Phase, and Platform Center Offset for a comprehensive picture of how cyclists ride their bikes. With Cycling Dynamics,…

910XT – not a lot of people know that

Well I use Sport Tracks and sometimes occasionally look at the improving Garmin Connect. Next time you finish a workout on your 910XT just press the stop/start button AND DON’T DO THE RESET. When you start up Garmin Conenct you might, as I did for this session, have a quick look at what’s there. I…

Garmin 910XT Firmware ver 2.60 latest Aug 2012

Latest Firmware for the Garmin 910XT Latest release date: August 28, 2012   Changes made from version 2.50 to 2.60: Fixed issues causing shutdowns when utilizing courses. Fixed issue that could cause the device to shutdown when creating/editing a particular step in a workout. Fixed issue where average speed/pace was incorrect on the history pages…