Misfit has partnered with Swarovski on its latest wearable fitness tracker. Not surprisingly, that means the Swarovski Shine activity tracker is covered in crystal… but there’s also a violet version with an unusual feature: it’s solar powered. Like other members of the Misfit Shine family, the Swarovski Shine can track steps, distance, and sleep quality, and […]
Misfit Flash is a $50 wearable activity tracker with a 6-month battery
Fitness trackers may be able to track your movement and help you meet your fitness goals, but most of them aren’t particularly attractive. The Misfit Shine might be one of the best looking of the bunch, at least partly because it’s basically a simple circle with no screen. You can strap it into a wristband […]
Are single-purpose gadgets doomed?
The makers of the Misfit Shine activity tracker have introduced a new app for the Pebble Smartwatch that lets you count steps and track activities… even if you don’t have a Misfit Shine device. While the move makes sense as a way to expand Misfit’s audience, it could also be a sign that the company […]
We hear a lot about wearable tech these days… but usually we’re talking about smartwatches you wear on your wrist or fitness trackers you… wear on you wrist (or maybe clip to your shirt, belt, or pocket). But wearable tech might be starting to break the mold, thanks in part to a series of accessories […]