Month: February 2014
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Apple May Be Developing Fitness-Tracking Headphones
Apple has patented designs for earphones and headphones that are capable of monitoring a wearers movements and vital signs through a series of embedded sensors. The patent describes both headphones and earphones fitted with accelerometers like those in smartphones for detecting motion, as well as temperature, perspiration and heart-rate sensors for monitoring a users activity, fitness and other statistics. Apple filed the patent in 2007 for a sports monitoring system for headphones, earbuds and/or headsets, which was granted on Tuesday, indicating that Apple has been investigating the possibility of integrated health monitors for at least six years. The patent also details the possibility of p90X3 using motion detection to activate gestures such as changing track or pausing and playing music through the headphones.
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American Media, Inc. Announces David Zinczenko to Oversee Muscle & Fitness Redesign and Repositioning
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Aviation, fitness sales drive Garmin profit; shares jump
The company said it expects higher-margin, newly-launched products such as “VIRB” outdoor action-recording camera, “vivofit” health-monitoring bands and cycling computers to generate revenue growth in 2014. Gross margins are expected to rise to 54-55 percent from 52 percent in 2013. “We are particularly impressed with the revenue guidance. Garmin typically guides conservatively http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/p90x3-reviews/sbwire-455028.htm at the beginning of the year so we think the company must be feeling very good about its business,” Wells Fargo analyst Andrew Spinola said. Dutch rival TomTom – Europe’s largest maker of navigation devices – said last week it expects the personal navigation device market to continue to decline this year due to a slump in demand for personal sat-navs and a tepid recovery in the auto industry.
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