Tag Archive: weight


Can the Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro help me lose weight?

Best answer: Through various built-in and third-party exercise apps, as well as third-party nutrition tracking apps, the Gear Fit2 Pro can help you track all of your progress, from start to goal weight.

Amazon: Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro ($ 195)

The Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro can help track all your exercise and nutrition progress

With a host of third-party apps to try — over 3,000, in fact — there are myriad ways  [Read More…]

How to set Height and Weight in Google Fit

As you go about your health journey, you may notice differences in your height and weight. If you do, here’s how to change them in the Google Fit app!

What’s used in this guide Google Play: Google Fit (Free) How to change your height/weight Open the Google Fit app. Tap the Profile tab at the bottom. Tap Weight to change your weight, tab Height to change your height.

When you’re done, tap OK near the bottom right corner  [Read More…]

Best Smart Scales to Get you on the Right Track to Weight Loss as of January 2018

Keep track of your weight loss with some smart scale help!

Whether you’re just beginning your weight loss journey or you’re deep into a workout regimen and just want to start tracking your weight, BMI, and more, a smart scale is an awesome way to keep your fitness goals in check. These scales connect to a corresponding app on your phone or tablet and show you comprehensive results that you wouldn’t get from a regular ol’ bathroom  [Read More…]

Best Smart Scales to Get You On the Right Track to Weight Loss

Keep track of your weight loss with some smart scale help!

Updated March, 2017: Swapped the Withings Body Cardio with the Withings Body, which is a more affordable option; swapped in the WiTscale S220, since the S200 has been discontinued.

Whether you’re just beginning your weight loss journey or you’re deep into a workout regimen and just want to start tracking your weight, BMI, and more, a smart scale is an awesome way to keep your  [Read More…]

How Phil lost weight and got less fat with the Withings Body smart scale

A smart scale won’t do the work for you, but it makes keeping track of your daily weigh-ins so much easier.

OK, let’s get one thing straight. Knowing how much you weigh won’t actually cause you to lose weight. The scale is just the messenger, right? But I’ve been a HUGE fan of the Withings Body scale (it’s actually my second one, having upgraded from the older model) for a couple years now.

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Healbe’s new GoBe 2 wearable is designed to help you lose that extra weight

Wearables these days claim to offer pretty Sci-Fi features. Take the new GoBe 2 which was unveiled at CES 2017. The device maker says the tracker is the first of its kind that can measure calorie intake, hydration levels and…emotional states (quite a complicated task if you ask us). Launched by the Healbe Corp. the

Make tracking your weight in 2017 easier with 40% off this Withings Wi-Fi scale!

Right now you can save 40% on the Withings Wi-Fi connected scale, dropping the price down to just $ 78. This scale is a great way to easily track your weight loss or gains and help you stay on track to hit those 2017 goals you set for yourself. Normally priced at $ 130, you won’t want to miss out on this $ 52 savings on the scale that can track your weight, BMI, body fat, muscle, bone mass and  [Read More…]

Sculpt and tone your body (or lose weight) with Skulpt Chisel

The quantified self is of ever-increasing to many people. Wearable fitness trackers have helped a lot with that movement but they can’t tell you anything about the actual progress that you’re making with all of your jogging and other working out that you’re tracking with your smartwatch. That’s where the Skulpt Chisel comes in. The Skulpt

Microsoft Band 2 update enables weight tracking on Android

Microsoft’s fitness-focused smartwatch, the Band 2, has picked up an update that brings new functionality when paired with Android smartphones, such as the ability to track weight, sharing your workouts, GPS enhancements, and activity reminders.

The update bumps the Microsoft Health companion app to version 1.3.20128.2, with the following changes listed:

Share your workout – Create custom Guided Workouts in the web dashboard, and share them with friends. Track your weight – to help you  [Read More…]

The best smart scales to get you on the right track to weight loss

Keep your health goals and achievements in plain view while using one of these Android-friendly smart scales.

The holiday festivities are finally wrapped up and many of us are feeling the repercussions of all that great food over the break. Now that 2016 is in full swing it’s time to shed some of those extra pounds you picked up — and to help do that you can add the perfect smart scale under your feet. If  [Read More…]