fitness technology

The Flex, an "electronic coach" device by Fitbit (Credit: Getty Images)

Sen. Schumer Asks FTC To Probe Use Of Data Collected By Fitness Technology

The New York Democrat said there are no current federal protections against such privacy intrusions, the companies’ policies aren’t clear, and consumers should have the ability to opt out.


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Holiday Gift Guide: High Tech Toys To Keep Fit

‘Tis the season for giving and feasting, so how does one give away some of those pounds we gain over the holidays?