Five New Ways To Improve Your Fitness

Five New Ways To Improve Your Fitness

Getting fit requires willpower, determination and planning — but that doesn’t mean that you can’t help the process along with the right gadgets and apps. Here are five recent contenders to consider.

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Jawbone UP24


The UP24’s big improvement on the original (and well-liked) Jawbone UP fitness band is the use of Bluetooth to automatically upload data to your phone, rather than requiring you to hook up via a cable. While that means slightly less battery life, the convenience of auto-uploading and an updated app for iOS and Android make this a compelling fitness tracker.


RunKeeper


AndroidiOS

Lumo Lift



Nudge


iOSAndroid

Samsung Gear Fit