Mobile Life

Thanks to incredible advancements in mobile tech, walking out of the office or home no longer means you're cut off from the daily buzz. From smartphones and tablets to fitness bands and smart watches, anyone can stay "wired" just about anywhere. Add on the many apps, from those that track your diet and exercise to organizational and even educational apps, and you don't have to skimp to have a life-on-the-go. Here, you can get the latest news on mobile devices and the science that makes them, and you, tick.
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What Are You Really Eating? Wearable Camera Tracks Your Meals
The diet tracker uses images and jawbone movement to estimate how much food the user is consuming.
November 13th, 2014
A new diet tracker uses a camera and jawbone motion sensor to record how much people are eating.
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Two New Fitness Trackers Coming from Jawbone
An image of the Jawbone Up3 fitness tracker.
November 5th, 2014
Two new fitness trackers from Jawbone were announced today — a less expensive tracker for exercise newbies and a high-end tracker with more bells and whistles.
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Adidas Fit Smart: Fitness Tracker Review
October 22nd, 2014
The Fit Smart is a new fitness tracker from Adidas that's intended for people who want to improve their workouts, whether that be running or fitness training for sports.
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Best Fitness Tracker Bands
November 12th, 2014
Plan to buy a fitness tracker like the Basis Carbon Steel or Jawbone Up 24? Check out LiveScience's in-depth reviews before making a purchase.
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New Health App Gives Your Fitness Tracker a Boost
Screen shots from the new app-based coaching program, KiQplan
November 4th, 2014
If you want your fitness tracker to do more than just count calories and steps, a new app-based coaching program aims to do just that.
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iFit Active: Fitness Tracker Review
the iFit Active band
October 16th, 2014
The iFit Active is a fitness tracker that aims to measure your exercise, diet and sleep. Here's a review of the device and how it performed in several areas.
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Smart Health: Apple Watch Wants to Get You Moving
The Apple Watch
September 9th, 2014
Apple's new smartwatch, Apple Watch, aims to get people to move more by tracking their daily exercise as well as sitting time, according to an announcement from the company today (Sept. 9).
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Soleus Go: Fitness Tracker Review
The Soleus Go fitness tracker
November 12th, 2014
The Go is a new fitness tracker from watchmaker Soleus that tracks daily steps, calories burned, distanced traveled, workouts and sleep.
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Fitbit Announces Three New Trackers, Including Smartwatch
An image of the Fitbit Charge HR
October 27th, 2014
Three new Fitbit activity trackers were announced today, including the company's first trackers with heart rate monitoring and smartwatch features.
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New Basis Peak Is Part Fitness Tracker, Part Smartwatch
The Basis Peak
September 30th, 2014
A new version of the Basis fitness tracker called Peak — which features a new design, improved heart rate monitoring and some smartwatch capabilities — will be released in early November.
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