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Digital TrendsThey say the scale doesn't lie, but maybe it's not telling the whole truth - like how your new daily pushup routine is sculpting your arms. That's the idea behind Naked Labs ' Naked 3D Fitness Tracker, a mirror that actually scans your whole body to give you better idea of how those hours on the treadmill are working.
EngadgetThe point of doing this is to help keep the user motivated on their fitness regimen by enabling them to accurately monitor and track how their body is changing as they get in better shape. This method closely mirrors hydrostatic testing, which determines your body fat percentage based on how much water you displace.
Co.DesignFarhad Farahbakhshian's broad shoulders barely fit inside the chat window. He's running me through a product demo for his new body-scanning scale on Skype. And to leave nothing to the imagination, he pulls out his iPhone, and begins swiping over a liquid metal rendering of his own physique.
Inc.comIn business and in fitness, it's a truism that you get the results you measure for. As a spinning instructor at San Francisco's Bay Club, Farhad Farahbakhshian saw what happened when exercisers made the mistake of believing what the number on the scale was telling them.
MashableAnyone who's ever tried to lose more than a few pounds knows the harsh raw power of the bathroom mirror and the bathroom scales. For some of us, weighing in every day and looking at ourselves naked is all the motivation we need to hit the gym and eat better.
TechCrunchWhat if your reflection in the mirror could tell you to get your lazy butt back to the gym? We have the technology. A San Francisco startup called Naked Labs began taking preorders for its 3-D body scanning system today.
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Business InsiderThe Motiv ring tracks heart rate, fitness and sleep. The ring is the size of a wedding band, made out of ultra-light titanium. It's expected to ship this summer and can be preordered for $199.
Digital TrendsThe Motiv Ring is a great alternative for people who don't want to wear a fitness tracker on the wrist. It's not hard to find a fitness tracking wearable for the wrist, but options run thin when you want a device that's a little more subtle - especially one with a heart rate monitor.
Co.DesignAfter plenty of earnest self-reflection, I've given up on my Fitbit, on my Nike+ Fuelband, and on my Jawbone Up. I'm pretty much convinced that tracking my own sleep and activity can only make me feel worse about staying up late and taking fewer steps a week than I should.
GearCultureIf you want to keep track of your healthy--or not--lifestyle, but aren't too keen on a wrist-worn device, consider the ingenious, and far more subtle Motiv Activity Tracker Ring. The relatively tiny device packs all the usual goodies such as heart rate sensor and step tracker and is yours in gray or rose gold.
Men's Gear, Gadgets For Guys, Gift Guide For Men | Gearhungry.comTraditionally - or at least as long as they've existed, which isn't all that long - fitness trackers have occupied space on one of your wrists. The Motiv Ring Activity & Sleep Tracker is similar in function except it's both far smaller and takes up real estate that isn't in such high demand: one of your ten fingers.
PCMAGThese days you can wear fitness trackers almost anywhere-on your wrist, in your ears, clipped to your belt or bra, and with the Motiv Ring, on your finger. While it's not the first or only smart ring out there, it stands out from the pack with continuous heart rate monitoring, sleep tracking, three days of battery life, and a waterproof build.
PCWorldIf you can't stand fitness-tracking bands or smartwatches, maybe you should put a ring on it. Not just any old ring, obviously-a waterproof, Bluetooth, titanium activity-tracking ring with a built-in accelerometer, LED lighting, and an optical heart rate sensor just like you would find in any top-of-the-line fitness band.
Shape MagazineIt's sleek, subtle, and comes in ROSE GOLD, you guys.
Tom's GuideThe Motiv Ring is probably the most inconspicuous fitness tracker yet. It slips on your finger and keeps tabs not just on your daily movement, but your heart rate too. Available for pre-order for $199, there's a lot of tech crammed into this tiny device.
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