At the core of all fitness trackers, smart watches, etc is the ability to count steps. Honestly, I can’t say anything more than anyone else with regards to step counting and the accuracy of one step counter versus another. There are countless reviews comparing step counts and how accurate they are to GPS and other […]Read More Fit(bit)ness: Steps-o-plenty
I have an exercise goal of 4 times a week. The fitbit has a run, weights, treadmill, workout, Elliptical, bike, and interval modes. I have only used the run mode. It also automatically will log activity greater than a period of time as exercise. For instance it I have it set to log activity greater […]Read More Fit(bit)ness Friday…on Saturday
Sleep perchance to dream. Or something like that. One of the reasons I have a Fitbit is the ability to track my sleep. Another reason is that it doesn’t need to be recharged daily, but that is another post. After upgrading to the new Charge I got better sleep analysis. It does a better job […]Read More Mayday 4 Fit(bit)ness Friday: Sleep Tracking
I wanted to do a new series starting today. I’m calling it Fit(bit)ness Fridays. I wrote about my Fitbit ChargeHR and the issues I had with the strap in a previous post. I was happy with everything except that issue. Well that issue was resolved when I purchased (with birthday money) the Charge2 a couple […]Read More Fit(bit)ness Friday
It was a rainy day. I tend to like rainy days. Even thunderstorms appeal to me (as long as I don’t have to drive in them). But as such rain tends to keep me inside and I can’t walk as much. So my step count today was going to be low. Even so I got […]Read More I Felt the Rain
If you have been following me for a while you might have noticed I talk about my Fitbit often. My wife and I started out with the Fitbit Zip, followed by the Flex and now we both have the Charge HR. I got mine for my birthday earlier this year and it pretty much has stayed […]Read More Fitbit fail? Nope! (Updated) Yep!