Tag Archive: Tracker


Facebook expands COVID-19 symptom tracker worldwide

Coronavirus is everywhere, so Facebook’s symptom tracker is too.

What you need to know Facebook is bringing its COVID-19 symptoms tracker worldwide after a successful U.S. trial earlier this month. The goal of the survey is to help predict hotspots before they bloom. It’s also intended to guide health systems as countries move towards re-opening parts of society.

The COVID-19 response has a problem that social media is uniquely positioned to help solve — a lack of  [Read More…]

Quick! Get a smartwatch or fitness tracker with Curbside Pickup at Best Buy

I don’t know about you, but even though I have been working from home for over a year, I’m getting a pretty severe case of cabin fever right about now. Even with local shelter-in-place declarations, we’re fortunately still allowed to go on walks, hikes, and runs — provided of course that we are in good health and stay at least six feet apart from other people. If you want to get some steps in and need a new smartwatch or  [Read More…]

Keep kids motivated with the Garmin Vivofit Jr fitness tracker down to $39

Kids home because schools are closed due to the coronavirus? Don’t let them waste away sitting around doing nothing. Grab a Garmin Vivofit Jr kids activity tracker on sale for $ 39. Your kids can use it to stay motivated and keep moving. You can use it to help remind them about chores and things like that. These trackers often sell as high as $ 70 and only rarely go on sale. There are three colors available: Broken Lava, Digi  [Read More…]

Need GPS in your smartwatch or tracker? Check out these options.

Whether you’re a casual or professional athlete, GPS is often one of the most sought-after features when buying a smartwatch or fitness tracker. Depending on your budget and what other features you’re seeking, there are some great options out there, but you’ll often have to pay more for the privilege. If you’re serious about tracking your activities and want all of the details plus built-in GPS, we’d recommend the Garmin Forerunner 245 Music. It has plenty to offer,  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s latest fitness tracker doesn’t look like one at all

The Mijia Quartz Watch doesn’t look like your average fitness tracker, but it is hiding a lot of smarts.

Xiaomi is known primarily for its phones, but the Chinese brand is the second-largest wearable manufacturer in the world. That’s down to its affordable line of fitness bands under the Mi Band label, but that’s not all Xiaomi makes. It introduced a full-fledged smartwatch last month, and over the years it has launched a few hybrid wearables, like  [Read More…]

Every Santa Tracker app for Android phones, ranked

If you have little ones who are anxiously awaiting the arrival of Santa this Christmas, then you might want to look into getting a Santa tracking app. This is a great way to get them excited, and you can also use it to make sure they go to bed before he gets there. There are dozens of apps out there to choose from, but not all of them are the best to use or the greatest quality. I  [Read More…]

The $30 Mi Band 4 fitness tracker is an unmissable deal on Cyber Monday

Xiaomi is the king of the value wearable segment, and the Mi Band 4 is an absolute steal at $ 30.

If you’re in the market for an affordable fitness band, you won’t find anything better than what Xiaomi has to offer. For the last five years, the Chinese manufacturer dominated the value wearable market on the back of stellar fitness trackers that retailed for $ 30 or less.

The Mi Band 4 continues that heritage, but it also  [Read More…]

Enter the Sprint Tracker by Coolpad Black Friday Giveaway!

The Coolpad Tracker helps you keep tabs on the most important things in your life. With companion apps for Android and iOS, you can check in on the GPS location of your car, luggage, bike, backpack, or anything else of value. It’s tough enough to handle the bumps and splashes of day-to-day life, and with nationwide cellular coverage, you’ll never be out of tracking range.

This is the perfect time of year to invest in a Coolpad Tracker  [Read More…]

Avoid these mistakes when buying a fitness tracker on Black Friday

Become a Black Friday expert by avoiding these mistakes as you shop for a fitness tracker.

It’s no secret that Black Friday is one of the best times to score a great deal on, well, pretty much anything. But a great deal isn’t solely about finding the lowest price tag, especially when it comes to fitness trackers. Whether this is your first Black Friday purchase or you fancy yourself a master of the craft, there are some  [Read More…]

Your fitness tracker is (probably) lying to you

Don’t rely on a wrist computer to tell you how healthy you are, no matter how much it costs.

We live in a golden age of health tracking. There are apps to track your steps, to input food and drink intake, plan your rise to become fully active from that spot on the couch, and lots more. If you’re really serious about it, you can buy an accessory for your phone that helps track a whole bunch  [Read More…]