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Arccos Golf review: Club sensors and iOS app can pinpoint where your golf game needs work

Determine your golf handicap and figure out what areas you can focus on to see the most improvements.

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Review: Sensoria's smart socks are a futuristic novelty that no runner really needs

Intelligent clothing promises to improve your athletic performance, but practical solutions like fitness trackers and running apps are more useful.

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Wi-Fi scales compared: Fitbit Aria and Withings Smart Body Analyzer

These scales can track your weight, body fat percentage, and more, and you can access the data on the Web or through an iOS app.

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Review: Voyce is the wellness monitor for dogs that makes wearables vividly relevant

Stepping beyond simple activity and sleep tracking, Voyce records heart and breathing rates to build a comprehensive view of your dog's health over time.

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Every built-in Apple Watch app, ranked best to worst

Some feel a little more 1.0 than others, but you're stuck with all 20 whether you like 'em or not.

Apple Watch review: The good, the bad, and the ugly

The Apple Watch excels as a fitness tracker and remote control, but it's hampered by app loading times and home screen clutter.

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Apple Watch review: Beautiful form, frustrating function

The Apple Watch's little annoyances are harder to ignore than the iPhone's, iPad's, and Mac's, because you're wearing them right on your wrist.

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Alcatel Onetouch Watch review: A cheap smartwatch with training wheels

If the Apple Watch is just too expensive and Android Wear somehow offends you, you may dig Alcatel's $150 smartwatch response. Just prepare for compromises.

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Legion Meter review: Check up on your USB chargers

This little gizmo gives you real-time stats on both your device's battery and the power output of your charger.

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Tile review: Would you pay $25 a year to find your keys (maybe)?

Tile's pretty neat, until the battery dies and you have to buy a replacement.

on greenbot.com

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LoopPay CardCase review: The best mobile payments system aside from Apple Pay

And even people who can use Apple Pay may still appreciate LoopPay's wider availability.

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Basis Peak review: This is the band to buy if you obsess over heart-rate and sleep tracking

The real-time heart-rate tracking isn't perfect, but it comes close. And with automatic sleep tracking and an improved industrial design, the Basis Peak is much better than its predecessor.

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Runtastic Orbit review: The activity tracker that only a Runtastic fanatic could love

It's not pretty or even cheap, but this serviceable activity-tracking wristband offers special data-syncing with the Runtastic Pro mobile app.

on techhive.com