An Accurate Assessment

Harvey, Emmaline
August 2008
SGB;Aug2008, Vol. 41 Issue 8, p34
Trade Publication
The article discusses improvements in technology meant to help people track their exercise performances. The author notes that the first innovation came from Nike and Apple, which allowed runners to hear their progress through their iPods. Now, Nike has released the SportBand, which provides real-time feedback. The article also describes the Garmin Forerunner 405 which tracks progress and transmits it to the user's computer wirelessly. The advances in pedometer technology are also discussed.


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