Fitbit Charge HR Wireless Activity Wristband, Black, Large It’s been a few months now since Fitbit announced and then subsequently released their Fitbit Charge and Charge HR units. I’ve used them both sequentially over the past 2+ months, and now have a pretty good grasp of where they work and where they don’t. For all of the units within these posts I simply bought them myself. The Charge arrived back in December which I used first, and then ...

Garmin vívofit 2 Activity Tracker, Black I have had my Vivofit since 2014 and it has been excellent. I have owned the Fitbit One, Fitbit Flex, and Fitbit Zip in the past and this by far and away outperforms each and every one of those. First of all, YOU NEVER HAVE TO CHARGE THE THING (well not for like a year). That is a major plus. I have not had any syncing issues whatsoever. The sleep tracker works flawlessly, unlike the Fitbit Flex which w...

Jawbone UP3 Review
Uncategorized / August 4, 2015

UP3 by Jawbone Heart Rate, Activity + Sleep Tracker, Black Twist I’m surprised at the number of negative reviews out there for the UP3, but perhaps because I was immune to the hype at the release of it, I didn’t have high expectations. I had an UP24 that I used happily for nearly a year until I lost it during an obstacle race (its inability to solidly lock onto my wrist was its only downside in my mind) and so I replaced ...

Fitbit Charge HR In-Depth Review
Wearable tech / May 1, 2015

Fitbit Charge HR Wireless Activity Wristband, Black, Large It’s been a few months now since Fitbit announced and then subsequently released their Fitbit Charge and Charge HR units. I’ve used them both sequentially over the past 2+ months, and now have a pretty good grasp of where they work and where they don’t. For all of the units within these posts I simply bought them myself. The Charge arrived back in December which I used first,...

Garmin Vivovit 2 Review
Wearable tech / December 4, 2014

Garmin vívofit 2 Activity Tracker, Black I have had my Vivofit since 2014 and it has been excellent. I have owned the Fitbit One, Fitbit Flex, and Fitbit Zip in the past and this by far and away outperforms each and every one of those. First of all, YOU NEVER HAVE TO CHARGE THE THING (well not for like a year). That is a major plus. I have not had any syncing issues whatsoever. The sleep tracker works flawlessly, unlike the Fitbit Fl...