Category Archives: Android App Reviews

Featured App Friday: Withings Health Mate

Withings Health Mate gives you a broad picture of your general health and it has two main goals. 1)   You can retrieve data from our devices such as Withings Scale and Withings Pulse to monitor blood pressure, measure your steps, heart rate and sleep patterns 2)   Track your runs and your sleep. When Withings Health Mate first became available, it ... Read More »

Featured App Friday: Lifesum

Lifesum is the leading health and fitness app in the Nordics and Northern Europe. The app, which launched in the UK last December, guides its users on a journey to improving their wellbeing through diet strategies, exercise and advice, as well as providing options and tools to help users maintain a healthy lifestyle and achieve their own personal goals. Based on ... Read More »

Featured App Friday: Rock My Run

Rock My Run is a unique running app that combines high energy mixes specifically designed for people working out to make workouts more enjoyable. As they told us exclusively, “We found that people have a lot more fun, and we know from studies that this leads to improved performance.” Music has the power to move us, and this app is ... Read More »

Fit Trainer

Fit Trainer is an Android app representing an advanced training journal with a possibility to create detailed training programs fitting the user. These options make it an automated analogue of a personal trainer. While many apps provide you with a training program to follow and let you record your results, they are usually structured similarly: you are given a program ... Read More »

6 Steps to 6-Pack Abs

Even in the winter months when everyone is forced cover their abs with layers of clothes to keep warm, we have to make sure we continually work to develop a good looking mid-section so when the warmer weather arrives, we are ready for it. We put together a list of fitness apps that can help you on your quest for ... Read More »

Featured App Friday: Nexercise

Nexercise is motivation in your pocket, and motivation is what most people lack when it comes to developing a healthier lifestyle. The app encourages you to do small things each day that will make you successful at losing weight and living a healthy life. As Nexercise told us in a recent interview, “We provide the bridge from starting to seeing ... Read More »

Remix Workouts

Certified Fitness Instructor (American Council on Exercise) and owner of Remix Workouts, France Marien started her career in fitness over 25 years ago, first as a performer touring K-12 schools, then as a fitness instructor in the Seattle area. France worked for Microsoft and other Fortune 500 companies as copy-editor and voice-over talent before starting her own fitness business. “As ... Read More »

Featured App Friday: New in 90

The benefit of New in 90 is that it is a gradual approach to a healthy lifestyle. As the creators of this unique app told us in a recent interview, “Everyone knows that they should exercise and eat right, but many times the messages in the media consist of taking steps that are too much at one time.” With New ... Read More »

Featured App Friday: Daily Workouts

To exercise with Daily Workouts, you only need to invest anywhere from 5 to 30 minutes of your day, and it can be done anywhere. Simply open the app and hit start to get a full body workout. Originally, Daily Workout Apps was separated into five separate apps (all of which are still available), and include Daily Ab Workout, Daily ... Read More »

Top 10 Fitness Apps of 2013

Congratulations to our top 10 fitness app winners of 2013! Our experts took your votes into consideration to compile the final list (in alphabetical order). All of our nominees still have a special place in our phones, but these are the best of the best! Special thanks to the fans who voted and to our panel of judges who evaluated each ... Read More »