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Apple's HealthKit On IOS8: Your Health And Fitness Apps In One Place

HealthKit is set to be released in a few hours with the release of iOS8, a fierce attempt by Apple to take their place as the leader of health tracking technologies. It's a brand new framework that centralizes the data storage of personal health information, to make a developers apps more engaging and personal for users. Today they launched clinical trials with Duke and Stanford University, to track cancer and heart disease statistics on the HealthKit app.

Hang Out In The Trees With Roomoon Hanging Tent

Hanging tents are fast becoming the new 'it' product for glampers--those who like to camp in style (glamping = glamorous camping). Roomoon is one of those hanging tents, and it promises an experience akin to "soaring through the tree canopies" in a balloon. 


Take Your Training To A New Level With Bionic Resistance Suit

Athletes train to get an edge, and so they look for training methods and equipment to give them that edge. The Bionic Resistance Suit is one of those pieces of equipment. It utilizes resistance bands to add a load to athletes' normal movements.

Have Fun Swerving Around Town With Swerver Skates

When you look at the Swerver Skates, you may ask, "Why the big wheels?" What advantage do they give the skater? It's not the size of the wheels that give the Swerver Skates their signature "swerving" riding style, but how those wheels are attached to the shoe of the skate.

Don't Skip Leg Day: Work Your Calves With Calf Fit

Seriously, don't skip leg day. If you're any kind of gym goer or fitness freak, you don't want to be the guy with the great arms and chicken legs. That's where Calf Fit comes in. If you're looking for impressive calves, or you want to improve your leg strength, this may be the in-home fitness product for you.

Polyester Stinks And Here's A Study To Prove It

In the 70's fashionable men wore polyester 'leisure suits.'   Fashionable women wore polyester or nylon Emilio Pucci patterned dresses. They were supposed to be cool, but really they were hotter than heck. Then, thankfully, there was a return to natural fibers in textiles - not only cotton, silk, and wool, but several fibers like hemp, bamboo, and soy that were relatively new to the fashion industry.  Now the pendulum is back to the synthetic, and it's not pretty.  As a matter of fact, it stinks!

Squarebar Is Nutrition In An Organic Square

Are you on a gluten-free diet? No dairy? No soy? Are you a supporter of the organic and non-GMO movement? Do you try to stay away from high-fructose corn syrup or anything that is full of sugar? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions or if you just like a delicious nutrition bar, you may want to try Squarebar.

GausWheel Spirit: A New Freestyle Urban Scooter With Attitude

Dubbed “the new freestyle urban scooter”, the next-gen GausWheel Spirit from Hungary's Soma Ungar Design combines the best features of skateboards, scooters, unicycles and – believe it or not – downhill skis.

Fit Spotting App Is The Yelp For Hotel Gyms And Fitness Centers

If you've ever tried to keep up with your fitness routine while traveling, you know how difficult that can be. Not all hotel gyms have the equipment you may need, and sometimes it can be hard to find a nearby gym. Fit Spotting is a new mobile app that will give you the low-down on hotel gyms around the world.

Leantisserie Is The Rotisserie That Fits In Your Oven

If you love rotisserie chicken, but don't want to spend the money on a rotisserie, you may want to check out the Leantisserie. It's a free-standing, self-rotating rotisserie that fits in your oven, and the best part is it won't break the bank.