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New York, August 29th, 2014 - EasyVista Inc. (www.easyvista.com), a global leader in IT Service and Asset Management solutions, is pleased by its overall performance within the Gartner Critical Capabilities assessment for IT Service Support Management (ITSSM). The Company believes the ...
Friday 29 August, 2014 New DLicious cafebar to support an integrated approach to fitness Reception area upgraded to offer members a fresh welcome Second substantial investment at the club in a year David Lloyd Leisure has invested €700,000 in its Dublin Riverview club as ...
Version 4.7 Adds Increased Ingest and Capacity to ExaGrid's Scale-Out GRID Backup Storage, New Functionality for Data Centre Cross-Replication, an Improved Recovery Point for Disaster Recovery and an ExaGrid-Veeam Accelerated Data Mover Integration through an Expanded Veeam Partnership...
Headphones don’t care if you’re listening to terrible music while exercising, but a new pair from 50 Cent’s SMS Audio might judge your workout. The company’s just announced BioSport In-Ear, a set of wired earbuds with biometric capabilities to record heart rate ...
Chinese vendor Xiaomi will launch its new rock-bottom-priced fitness band on Monday. Known as the Mi Band, the device will sell for 79 yuan, which translates to about $13 or 10 euros. The first wearable gadget from a company known for its increasingly popular smartphones, the Mi Band c...
Manufacturing Intelligence and enterprise quality software provider included in Cloud Computing in Manufacturing Operations and Supplier Quality Management Applications categoriesLondon, UK - Aug 12, 2014 - InfinityQS International, Inc., the global authority on real-time quality and M...
Evaluation Based on Completeness of Vision and Ability to ExecuteLondon, August 07, 2014 - ExaGrid Systems, Inc., a leading provider of disk-based backup solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Visionaries quadrant of the first "Magic Quadrant for Dedu...
London - August 06, 2014 - Attenda Limited, the Business Critical IT company, today announced that it is publishing its latest BroadGroup research findings on mid-market enterprise cloud adoption.BroadGroup is an Information Media Technology and Professional Services company, with a le...
Microsoft was one of the earliest companies that wanted to bring a smart watch to the market, but the timing was not good. Samsung came out with a smartwatch not too long ago. Now Microsoft is going again at it and so are Google and Apple.Microsoft's smartwatch running Windows features...
Irvine, CA, August 04, 2014 --(PR.com)-- FitFIT today announced it will be launching a Kickstarter campaign to solve the problem of missing a work out or fitness class due to the difficulty of getting to the gym on a regular basis, lacking motivation, not feeling comfortable at the gy...
Boston and Ljubljana, Slovenia - 4 August 2014 - Pioneering predictive analytics leader RapidMiner today announced a strategic partnership with CRMT, escalating RapidMiner's momentum within the EMEA market. The partnership combines RapidMiner's expertise in advanced analytics, especial...
Privately-owned company achieved 9.5 million turnover last yearMadley, UK. 1 August 2014. ETL Systems, a global designer of products for satellite communications, has unveiled new facilities at its UK headquarters after defying Britain's unfavourable economic conditions with year-on-ye...
Billerica, MA, August 01, 2014 --(PR.com)-- “Green Chocolate Bar” debuted their first show on July 30th on WCAP980am Lowell, MA. Fitness & Nutrition Designers, Local Personalities, Coach Kelly LaCasse & Coach Michael LoColle to Begin New Morning Radio Show “...
If you’ve heard of Runtastic, it probably means you’re something of a jock: The company got its start building running apps for tracking your distance, pace, et cetera. For the past two years, though, it’s been making all sorts of gear to go with it, including a GPS w...
Research Firm's Annual Evaluation Is Based Upon Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute New York, NY - July 31, 2014 - Information Builders, a leader in business intelligence (BI) and analytics, information integrity, and integration solutions, today announced that it was positio...
Tuesday 29 July, 2014 DAVID LLOYD LEISURE CLUBS GEAR UP FOR INAUGURAL 'LE NORTH WEST' CYCLE CHALLENGE IN AID OF CHARITY David Lloyd Leisure clubs will be notching up miles and pounds for charity by staging a 'Le North West' cycle challenge on Sunday, August 10. Hot on the he...
At the Consumer Electronics Show earlier this year it was clear Microsoft had a problem: exciting new hardware like Pebble, Nest, and various fitness bands were not fully supported on Windows. Companies appeared to be ignoring Microsoft’s platforms in favor of iOS and Android. Thanks t...
Ok, so you know I love Gary Vaynerchuk . What makes me a big fan of Gary is that what he says gets to the heart of the matter and in this case that matter is how businesses, including health clubs, are marketing in 2014. By the way if you missed him at IHRSA this year I'm sorry becaus...
FITC 2014 Fitness Professional Technology Survey Report from Bryan O'Rourke Business Fitness & Technology Leader. Keynote Speaker & CEO   In May of 2014 nearly 700 fitness professionals who included group fitness instructors and personal trainers answered 14 questions ...
This week is turning into a notable one for wearable devices thanks to a couple of announcements out of Asia. First, Xiaomi announced plans for a device that will retail for just $13, a truly new low pricepoint for the genre, and now Razer is revealing that its upcoming new product wil...
Dallas, TX, July 23, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Over the last 15 years, John Lee has starred in best-selling fitness DVDs; built cutting-edge training centers and fitness platforms; founded a non-profit organization focused on fitness, health and wellness; created a social media platform to co...
Popular Chinese smartphone manufacturer Xiaomi has joined the wearables fray as it unveiled on Tuesday its very first wearable device, a fitness band for only CNY79 ($13). The Mi Band features sensors for tracking various health metrics and can even act as an alarm clock. Xiaomi CEO Le...
IFTTT on Tuesday announced its new Nike+ Channel, which lets fitness fanatics automate tasks tied to their Nike+ Running or Nike+ FuelBand apps. These apps already boast some sharing options, but with IFTTT’s recipes you can automatically log NikeFuel activity in a Google Drive spreads...
Tuesday 22 July, 2014 1,600 people took up an epic challenge last weekend to run, jog or walk 100km for the Race to the Stones ‘ultramarathon’, sponsored by Carphone Warehouse, with charity partner Get Connected. Participants have been raising money for Get Connected , the UK’...
London - July 21, 2014 - Attenda Limited, the Business Critical IT company, today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner Inc., in the Challengers quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Enabled Managed Hosting, Europe, 2014.Gartner describes this new Magic Quadrant a...
My friend and partner Robert Dyer and I headed out Sunday to Vegas for the 2014 Gold's Gym convention. What a blast it was. The theme of ONE was a great theme and we always enjoy seeing our friends,  colleagues and customers at the show. With the departure of Jim Snow and the rise...
This past May we enjoyed another great regional GGFA workshop conducted by none other than Blair McHaney touching on strategy and effectively competing in the health club industry. This is very high quality education with practical takeaways. Blair does an excellent job and the event ...
London, 17 July - Interoute, owner operator of Europe's largest cloud services platform, today announced it has been positioned as a "Leader" in Gartner's Cloud Enabled Managed Hosting Magic Quadrant, Europe, July 9, 2014.Interoute's CTO Matthew Finnie believes Interoute has received t...
Fit Smart, a new fitness tracker from Adidas, is taking a different approach to the Quantified Self. Instead of measuring all of your activity 24/7, Fit Smart is only worn when you’re exercising or doing something physical that you want to quantify – think of it more like a personal tr...
The Mobile Health News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to mobile health that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso rea...
Tuesday 15 July, 2014 David Lloyd Leisure has invested £675,000 in its Cheam club as part of a major investment programme to continue providing members with unrivalled facilities to achieve their health and fitness goals. Europe's leading health, sports and leisure group has u...
Bluetooth Special Interest Group survey finds UK consumers recognise wireless connectivity has the potential to simplify their lives London, UK - 11th July 2014 - Brits are embracing wireless connectivity with 60% currently owning a wireless connected accessory, including keyboards, he...
  Fitness and health might be a landscape best defined by how products work together. Or, how they don’t. But it seems that fitness trackers and other wellness accessories are in a hurry to start dovetailing in 2014. Case in point: Misfit, makers of the Shine fitness tracker...
The Mobility News Weekly is an online newsletter made up of the most interesting news and articles related to enterprise mobility that I run across each week.  I am specifically targeting information that reflects market data and trends.Also read Connected Globe News WeeklyAlso re...
Wearable tech market could triple current forecasts with better collaboration between tech and fashion industries 10 July 2014: Too many technology-led companies see wearable devices as simply the next wave of smartphones or accessories and pay lip service to aesthetics and style, acco...
Sunnyvale, Calif. - July 3rd, 2014 - Aerohive Networks® (NYSE:HIVE), a leader in controller-less Wi-Fi and cloud-managed mobile networking for the enterprise market, today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the "Visionaries" quadrant of the 2014 Magic Quadra...
Microsoft’s smartwatch has long been rumored as a device that competes with Android Wear, Samsung’s Gear watches, and any future hardware from Apple, but it might not take the form of a watch. Windows watcher Paul Thurrott reports that Microsoft’s smartwatch will actually be a fitness ...
Love the Quantified Self movement but wish there was a device to help take your strength training to the next level? The PUSH Band, an app-enabled wearable fitness tracker, is here to help. PUSH, launching later this summer, is the world’s first fitness tracker that also tracks metrics...
There are so many articles available to read that look at social media for businesses but actually, social media is great for building your own personal brand too. It doesn’t matter if you’re a top keynote speaker, job seeker, student or fitness professional, you can use so...
Love the Quantified Self movement but wish there was something to help take your strength training to the next level? The PUSH Band, an app-enabled wearable fitness tracker, is here to help. PUSH is the first fitness tracker to give performance metrics on strength training, providing a...