Posts Tagged: fitness


This Facebook fitness diary transformed itself into a startup, and it just netted $900,000 in seed funding

iFit, a fitness-oriented startup based out of Taiwan, recently announced it received $900,000 in seed funding from Cherubic Ventures, a VC f...

  • April 2, 2014
  • at 4:00 pm
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ERI is a fitness-tracking sports band that's made in Hong Kong

ERI is a new fitness-tracking sports band that’s made in Hong Kong

The 21st century will end with everyone being horrifically obese or fantastically fit. It could go either way. With the number of fitness-tr...

  • November 25, 2013
  • at 2:30 pm
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Wokamon fitness and virtual pet app

Gotta walk ‘em all: upcoming iPhone app from China combines Pokemon and pedometer

We all need a bit of external encouragement to get more exercise, which is why fitness tracker wearables with their toy-like fiddle-ability ...

  • August 20, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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The Chinese Fitness App Start-Up That’s Chasing Smartphone Users

A Chinese start-up is trying to ride a new wave in health and fitness in the country with its multi-platform exercise app called Codoon. As ...

  • October 25, 2011
  • at 2:17 pm
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Feeling flabby? This startup will put a personal trainer right in your hands

Health and fitness apps, while all the rage these days, typically fall into two camps. The first group measures your movements and dishes ou...

  • January 17, 2014
  • at 11:32 am
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GEAK Watch is China’s coolest homegrown smartwatch

China’s coolest smartwatch struggles to sell, but plans global launch next year

China’s coolest homegrown smartwatch, the GEAK Watch, was unveiled this summer and started shipping on July 3 for $325. So, how many wrist...

  • October 24, 2013
  • at 1:30 pm
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China iWatch iRing

iWatch? iRing? Here Comes a Brand-New Chinese Smartphone Maker With Some Neat Wearable Tech

Today, China-based Geak is debuting with two brand-new smartphones and two other surprising new products. It’s sort of like someone said, ...

  • June 17, 2013
  • at 5:43 pm
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Fitness Social Network, SixReps begins Ultimate Body Contest

As one of its promotional strategies, Indonesia’s very own fitness social network, SixReps is holding the Ultimate Body Contest 2011 ...

  • May 2, 2011
  • at 3:08 pm
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