Tech a rest: apps to help you get a good night’s sleep

Technology has a growing part to play in the science of sleep. As technology rapidly progresses we know, with incredible detail, what happens when we close our eyes at night, but as society delves deeper into the cyber sphere we are finding it harder than ever to turn off with the lights. From smartphones to […]

RunKeeper – GPS Track Run Walk for Android adds FREE training plan feature: Free Download

Today there are over 25 million people using RunKeeper, a personal trainer in the pocket. You have many ways to interact with the app, having fun and also track your sports activities. If you wish to track your walking, cycling, running or biking use the GPS in your Android smartphone. The RunKeeper update brings new […]

Alarm App Helps Researchers Calculate Medical Research While You Sleep

The Samsung Power Sleep app is an alarm app unlike any other. When you set your alarm at night, the app takes your smartphone’s processors and uses it to decrypt protein sequences – information used for cancer and Alzheimer’s research, among others.   Power Sleep functions like an alarm clock. When you go to sleep, your […]

3 Elite Gym Training Apps for Fitness Enthusiasts On Android

NIKE TRAINING CLUB The name itself tells you what you can expect out of this app in general one of the best designed and equipped apps ever. More so, it’s designed targeting the female population of health-conscious Android users in particular. This app is developed by Nike Inc. itself and has enormous potential majorly driven […]

Moves brings free activity tracking to Android

Moves, the free physical activity tracking app for iPhone, is now available on Android. Having already been downloaded 2.5 million times since launching in January, activity tracking has gone mainstream – no longer the preserve of fitness freaks and calorie counters. Unlike alternative trackers from Nike, FitBit and JawBone, Moves doesn’t require you to buy any […]

New Android App Allows Doctors to Give Advice Through Video Calls

When we get sick we go to the doctor’s office, when we are at the doctor’s office, we are surrounded by other who are sick. The logic in that is saved only by the idea that placing hand sanitizer every few feet will help us out. Those of us looking for a fix to that […]

A social pedometer to get you into ‘quantified self’ without extra hardware

Health and fitness-focused startup Noom has today launched Walk, an Android app that is essentially a ‘social pedometer’. The idea here is simple. You install the app and it runs in the background, counting your steps as you move around. It keeps a running tally of your current day’s and week’s steps and you can […]

Fit Radio streams up-tempo tunes to motivate your workout

Enter Fit Radio, a free app (Android|iOS|Web) that streams up-tempo playlists designed to amp up your workout. It’s like Songza for sprinters, or maybe Pandora for bike peddlers. The app is divided into three main sections: Genres, Stations, and DJs. Within each you’ll find mostly DJ-mixed mash-ups of the songs you’d hear in an aerobics […]