An older woman checking activity on fitness tracker in gym
Fitness trackers

You love your smartwatch – but chances are, so do bacteria 

Fitness trackers and smartwatches can help people get fitter and healthier. But this study highlights the importance of keeping things clean.

Withings ScanWatch 2
Fitness trackers

The Withings ScanWatch 2’s 24/7 temperature tracking could be particularly useful for older adults

Withings claims that TempTech 24/7 technology is a world first. We ask what makes this different to rival devices.

The Garmin Venu 2 and the Garmin Venu 3 side by side
Trackers & Watches

Garmin Venu 3 vs Garmin Venu 2: which one should you buy?

The Garmin Venu 3 offers new features over the Venu 2, but are they enough to justify spending more? Here’s what we think.

Garmin Venu 3
Trackers & Watches

The Garmin Venu 3 promises sleep coaching and nap tracking to optimise rest

Nap tracking and sleep coaching make the Garmin Venu 3 a step forward from its predecessor.

A couple exercising in woodland - the man is looking at his fitness tracker
Trackers & Watches

Can fitness trackers actually discourage you from exercising?

New research suggests fitness trackers may discourage some users. Here’s why, and what a sports psychologist says you can do about it.

A silver Withings ScanWatch 2 on the wrist of a man
Trackers & Watches

The new Withings ScanWatch 2 could predict when you’re about to fall ill

If you’re looking for a stylish timepiece that can also track your health and fitness metrics, Withings may be offering a promising solution.

The Garmin Venu 3 smartwatch
Trackers & Watches

Garmin Venu 3 rumoured release date: is it worth the wait?

Rumours about the Garmin Venu 3 are swirling – here's what we know, and why it might be worth waiting for a little while longer before buying a new smartwatch.

The Apple Fitness+ Home Screen displayed on an iPhone, and the Peloton app details screen
Fitness apps

Amazing Apple or perfect Peloton? Which fitness app is better for you?

Apple Fitness+ and Peloton are two of the best known at-home fitness apps on the market. But how do they compare?

Apple Fitness+ on an iPad, with a pair of trainers and a medicine ball next to it.
Fitness apps

How to cancel Apple Fitness+

Whether you're nearing the end of your free trial, or just don’t use it as much as you thought you would, here’s how to cancel Apple’s subscription-based fitness service.

The Peloton app on a tablet, sitting on some garden furniture
Fitness apps

How to cancel Peloton membership

An unused or unwanted membership doesn’t need to cost you money. Here’s how to quickly and easily cancel the Peloton app on your computer, or on an Android or Apple device.