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Basis Lands $11.5M, Adds Esther Dyson & Deepak Chopra As Advisors As It Beefs Up Production Of Its Wearable Health Tracker

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Back in November, Basis officially took on Jawbone, Nike and Fitbit, releasing its long-awaited wrist-based mobile health tracker. Capitalizing on the popularity of the Quantified Self Movement, the $200 sensor-happy Basis band its accompanying web dashboard allow novices and fitness enthusiasts alike to easily track their activity, skin temperature, heart...
Basis Lands $11.5M, Adds Esther Dyson & Deepak Chopra As Advisors As It Beefs Up Production Of Its Wearable Health Tracker
Healthrageous Lands $6.5M To Help You Take Control Of Your Health (With Data)

Meet Cody, The Casual Fitness Coach And Social Discovery Tool For Everyone Else

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Today, there’s a long list of apps and services that sit at the intersection of fitness and mobile technology and leverage everything from social dynamics and behavioral economics to Quanitifed Self-inspired tracking to motivate us to be more active and drop a few pounds. There’s Lift, Nike+, Basis, RunKeeper, Runtastic,...
Meet Cody, The Casual Fitness Coach And Social Discovery Tool For Everyone Else
Cody for iPhone makes fitness as fun-and-easy as Facebook sharing
Motorola’s smart watch gets social with improvements

RunKeeper unveils “the healthy button” to share fitness content online

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Who knew the Internet could help us be healthier? With a plethora of knowledge at our fingertips, and a range of health and fitness related apps that make keeping track of our health relatively easy, improved health and wellness is a welcomed by product of the digital age. Since its...
RunKeeper unveils “the healthy button” to share fitness content online
Four ways data scientists are using digital art to humanize data

Jawbone brings its UP fitness bracelet to Android, returns to Europe

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Nike might not be interested in making its Fuelband fitness app Android-friendly (for now). But Jawbone isn’t going to leave Android-bearing health tracking enthusiasts in the lurch. Four months after releasing its new Jawbone UP fitness band and iOS app, the San Francisco-based company on Wednesday that it had launched an...
Jawbone brings its UP fitness bracelet to Android, returns to Europe
Health Science: Health Startup's App Tracks What Ails You

For Better Ad Targeting, Flurry Personas Reveal Mobile App Users' Interests

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App measurement and ad company Flurry is today releasing a new product which will allow developers to better identify and track various audience types using their apps, while also allowing advertisers to target those audience segments by interest. The product, called “Personas” (yes, like those long-ago Firefox themes), splits app...
For Better Ad Targeting, Flurry Personas Reveal Mobile App Users' Interests

Basis Takes On Jawbone, Nike, Finally Launches Its Impressive $199 Health Tracking Band

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For Quantified Self devotees, data hounds and fitness enthusiasts, it’s a good time to be alive. Recent improvements in sensor technology, battery life and connectivity (and lower costs) have given rise to a slew of wearable gadgets and apps that make it easy to track and make sense of our...
Basis Takes On Jawbone, Nike, Finally Launches Its Impressive $199 Health Tracking Band

Kiip expands beyond games to rewarding fitness “moments”

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Kiip has gained a large following of game developers who are integrating its real-world rewards network into mobile game achievements. In those games, Kiip will offer you a reward such as a Starbucks coupon when you hit a big milestone in a game. Now Kiip is expanding beyond games, enabling...
Kiip expands beyond games to rewarding fitness “moments”
MapMyFitness updates make power users more powerful
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