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Do fitness trackers have an impact on eating disorders?

by koku_jin
Content warning: There are details and personal anecdotes about eating disorders in this article.  Tracking workouts, steps and calories with wearable devices and apps has become the new normal. Take a look around next time you’re at the gym or go for a jog around the park – most people working out have a wearable strapped to their wrist or a phone strapped to their arm.  The number of connected wearable devices worldwide will push 74 million this year and is expected to rise to more than 1 billion by 2022 – health-focused wearables will make up a large part […]

Getting the best of both worlds with a hybrid smartwatch

by koku_jin
As much as we love the functionality that smartwatches offer, there’s no denying that traditional, non-smart watches look way better more often than not. Thanks to the competitive market for hybrid watches, it’s possible to get something that looks like a regular watch but still offers some of the best features of a smartwatch. If you think the hybrid life might be for you, here are the ones we recommend! Minimal beauty Skagen Connected Staff favorite Our first pick on this list is the Skagen Connected. The sleek, minimalist design is something we can’t get enough of, with the 42mm […]