Posts Tagged ‘Activity Tracker’

Misfit Shine: A Coin-Sized Wearable Activity Tracker

Tuesday, December 18th, 2012

Interesting. The article does a good job of describing what the device does, but I still don’t understand why anybody would want it … maybe they feel like Big Brother is neglecting them or something.

I really like what I see on the crowd sourcing platform Indiegogo at the moment. The offers there are quiet different from what you find on the rivaling platform Kickstarter. The latest campaign to catch my attention is the Misfit Shine, a wearable activity tracker that is tiny enough to carry it with you regardless of what you are wearing. The device comes in a couple of different flavors, from a clasp that you can attach to underwear, bathing suits or shoes over sports and leather bands to a necklace to carry it around your neck.