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Washington Post

Fitness trackers are largely inaccurate when counting calories, Stanford researchers say
Washington Post
Calorie counting is a useful way to lose weight, but a new study suggests a fitness tracker could sabotage your efforts. The devices are overwhelmingly popular. For instance, since its inception, the leading brand, Fitbit, has sold at least 30 million ...
Fitness Trackers: Good at Measuring Heart Rate, Not So Good At Measuring CaloriesNPR
Fitness trackers 'poor at measuring calories burned'BBC News
Your fitness tracker could be way way offUSA TODAY
ABC15 Arizona -9NEWS.com -MDPI -MDPI
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Fortune

Fitness app Gixo takes on Equinox and Crunch | Fortune.com
Fortune
Greylock-backed fitness app Gixo is a mobile gym to rival Equinox, Crunch and 24 Hour Fitness.
Fitness app Gixo raises $3.7 million from Greylock, Reid Hoffman ...VentureBeat

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The Stanford Daily

Fitness trackers vary widely in accuracy, researchers find
The Stanford Daily
Researchers from the Stanford School of Medicine have found that popular fitness trackers such as Fitbit generally record accurate heart rates, but the accuracy with which they measure calories burned is significantly worse. In addition to a paper ...
Can You Really Trust Your Fitness Tracker's EstimationsSFGate
Don't trust your fitness tracker's calorie estimationsTechRadar
Fitness trackers' calorie measurements are prone to errorNHS Choices
SportTechie -ELLE UK -SiliconBeat
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NavyTimes.com

New Navy fitness suit goes on sale in July - Navy Times
NavyTimes.com
A decade in the making, the Navy's new fitness suit will now be be available for purchase in July in fleet concentration area Navy Exchange Uniform Stores.

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Business Insider

WeWork, the $17 billion company that simulates startup life, is getting into the fitness business
Business Insider
The company that asked startup workers and freelancers to cram into communal office spaces, then apartments, has quietly gotten into the fitness business. Quartz reported that WeWork plans to open a permanent gym at 85 Broad Street in New York City, ...

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KXII-TV

Sherman fitness center shuttered over rent flap
KXII-TV
SHERMAN, Texas (KXII) -- Members of one Sherman gym are asking questions after their fitness center was shut down for owing nearly $30,000 in rent. On Thursday, people inside Anytime Fitness in Sherman said they were told they had to leave -- without ...



Quartz

WeWork has quietly launched a fitness business inside its network of shared offices
Quartz
Since last year, the company has offered fitness classes including spinning, yoga, meditation, dance, and kickboxing at several of its New York City locations, according to a public website for “WeWork Wellness.” Classes take place alongside WeWork's ...



The Herald-News

Plainfield Fire Protection District hosts fitness training session
The Herald-News
The International Association of Firefighters and International Association of Fire Chiefs Task Force agree that to successfully implement their Wellness/Fitness Initiative, there must be a firefighter in each department who can take the lead ...



Forbes

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Squeeze Fitness Into Their Busy Routines
Forbes
If there's one thing I know about entrepreneurs, it's that we are busy. I am constantly running back and forth, doing everything from promoting myself and networking to putting out fires in my business. It can be difficult to find time to do anything ...



The Verge

Polar's new fitness tracker will monitor your heart rate and sleep for $179
The Verge
Polar's latest fitness tracker is the A370, and like the company's other wearables, it's capable of fitness tracking, heart rate monitoring, and sleep tracking. In an upgrade from the previous model A360, which only took heart rate readings during ...
Polar's new fitness tracker constantly monitors your heart rateEngadget
Polar's A370 fitness tracker wants to be your personal sleep coachWareable

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