Office Chair Battle: Gaiam BalanceBall Chair vs. Regular Desk Chair

Dakster finds out if sitting on a BalanceBall chair is all it's cracked up to be.

Product Review: PEAR Sports Smart Training System for Android and iOS

The PEAR Mobile Training Intelligence System is the first app/accessory system I've tried that does more than simply regurgitate a heart rate, location, or pace: it will collect, record, and customize workout data.

Get In Shape With Aquaman

Aquaman cosplayer and 501st Legionnaire Rick Stafford has some advice for getting into the best shape for the upcoming convention season.

2013 Global Run for the Water: Who’s in With Me?

This Sunday, fitness fans have the chance to virtually take part in a brilliant fundraiser opportunity. The annual Run for Water in Austin, Texas has provided funds to help provide clean water for tens of thousands ...

The MapMyFitness Team Declares: “Boston, We’re With You”

Loved this run someone did in San Francisco on April 16th, spelling out the word "Boston" with his footsteps. You can view the details of this route through the MapMyFitness map editor. The staff at MapMyFitness ...

BodyMedia Gives the Raw Data

Last week I reviewed the Striiv, and this week I’ll look at the BodyMedia FIT system. Full disclosure: I was provided with a review unit of the CORE system for this evaluation. The BodyMedia FIT CORE  is ...

Striiv Is Motivating

I just got back from CES, and boy is it great to be back where there aren’t over 150,000 people competing for Internet access. As it turned out, I walked close to two marathons in Las Vegas during during my ...

Getting in shape is a unique adventure, when you use technology to get around in the world. After I got my first artificial leg fitted, almost exactly eight years ago, I hit the gym. I’d spent years only ...

  It is ironic that I am the one writing the introduction to GeekMom’s “Health and Fitness Week,” because with all of the things that I can claim legitimate geek cred for, “health ...