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Android Wear 2.0 Smartwatch Surprises Users of Its Tiny Keyboard

By Jenn Loro - May 21, 2016 09:19 AM EDT

Android Wear 2.0 gives smartwatches an interesting makeover following the announcement of Google to make wearables increasingly and more useful relevant to people as possible. The three main goals of the latest and the biggest software tweak in Android Wear are watch faces, messaging, and fitness.

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Exercise Reduce The Risk Of 13 Types Of Cancer

By Jenn Loro - May 20, 2016 10:40 AM EDT

A new study claimed that highly levels of physical activity lowers the risk of at least 13 types of cancer. Carried out by experts from the National Cancer Institute, the findings seek to promote exercise as key component in current public health efforts to prevent cancers.

Garmin Vivo smart HR gets more Fitness Focused Features

Garmin Vivo smart HR gets more Fitness Focused Features

By Ajay Kadkol - May 19, 2016 09:47 AM EDT

As the number of smart watches, fitness trackers and clever health applications grow, companies like Garmin are being forced to squeeze extra functionality into their step-counting bands.

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Former Biggest Loser Winner Struggling To Maintain Healthy Weight Due To Slow Metabolism

By Jenn Loro - May 04, 2016 12:01 PM EDT

A new study reveals that former ‘Biggest Losers’ contestants have regained much, if not all, of their original weight after the reality hit TV show. The extreme workout regimen in just a short period of time significantly reduced their metabolic rate and decreased their hunger-control hormone level which may both explain why they regain most of their weight back after the show.

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Hot Yoga Founder Bikram Choudhury Faces Harrasment Lawsuit; Must Pay $900K To Lawyer

By Jenn Loro - Jan 27, 2016 10:30 AM EST

Hot yoga guru Bikram Choudhury is ordered to pay his former legal counsel, Minakshi Jafa-Bodden, compensatory damages amounting to $924, 500 for allegedly sexually harassing her.

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At-Home Fitness Video could be Harmful, Study Says

By Cheri Cheng - Jan 08, 2016 04:31 PM EST

Trying to get fit with the help of at-home DVDs can potentially lead to psychological harm, a new study is reporting.

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Chris Hemsworth Dieting And Losing Weight For Upcoming Movie 'Heart Of The Sea'

By Jenn Loro - Nov 24, 2015 09:10 AM EST

Chris Hemsworth displayed a shrunken frame in a recent social media post. What the secret behind such dramatic weight loss?

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Kim Kardashian, Khloe and Jenner Sisters Launch Individual Websites and Apps

By Cheri Cheng - Sep 15, 2015 10:44 AM EDT

The sisters of the Kardashian-Jenner clan have launched their individual websites and apps, which will cost subscribers $3 a month each.

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Paul McCartney Gave Up Pot Long Ago- Wants to Be a Good Grandpa

By Maria Slither - May 30, 2015 12:03 PM EDT

Paul McCartney said that he has given up smoking weed a long time ago and has been leading a healthy lifestyle.

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JK Rowling Tells Neville Longbottom to 'Put Some Clothes On'

By Maria Slither - May 22, 2015 09:40 AM EDT

JK Rowling reacts on Twitter regarding Matthew Lewis' decision to be in a racy photoshoot.

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Jawbone UP4 Fitness Tracker Lets You Make Store Purchases With Just a Tap

By Kamal Nayan - Apr 16, 2015 03:34 AM EDT

Jawbone is gearing up to ship its UP3 fitness wristband tracker after months of delay but reportedly the company has two other devices to unveil: the UP2 and the UP4.

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College Student Googled His Math Teacher; Gets Amazed He's Also A Fashion Model

By Maria Slither - Mar 30, 2015 10:35 AM EDT

A college student from the University Colege of London has not stopped noticing his Math teacher's attractive physique so he googled his profile. And lo! He was amazed to find out more than he could imagine about him!

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Fitness App RunKeeper Will Now Stream Songs From Your Spotify Account

By Kamal Nayan - Jan 29, 2015 12:01 PM EST

RunKeeper is being integrated with music streaming service Spotify. The iOS version of RunKeeper allow users to link the Spotify premium accounts which can fire music right from the RunKeeper start screen.

Pebble Slashes Prices Of Its Smartwatches; Upgrades Fitness Tracking

Pebble Slashes Prices Of Its Smartwatches; Upgrades Fitness Tracking

By Sarah Price - Oct 01, 2014 08:10 AM EDT

Pebble has dropped the prices of the affordable smartwatches along with upgraded fitness tracking and support for new apps.

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