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Sonnsteine Trail GPS Testing: A History of Data

This trail between Ebensee and Traunkirchen is one of my fast favorites for GPS watch testing – so it’s time to finally put all the comparison data somewhere….

How to Get Routes on a Coros Watch

The ability to navigate along a route is one of the best features of a GPS sports/outdoor watch, at least if it works well. Here, how to get…

COROS POD Data: Running Power and Dynamics in Comparison

You may be curious to see what sort of data the COROS POD gives and how it compares. Well, here goes…

Coros Goes Running with Power and Dynamics: The Coros POD in Review

Power has been all the rage in running ever since Stryd came out with its power sensor for that sport. Now, Coros is joining in that fray with…

What Remains for Suunto Ambits & Traverse? Updated Digital Service Transition Plans

Suunto just published an update about their “digital services transition,” a.k.a. the death of Movescount. There are interesting points in it for owners/users of legacy devices…

Suunto’s Hard Transition: Movescount Out, Suunto App FTW

It’s already been about a year that the Suunto app ran in parallel to Suunto’s Movescount; now, finally, they have clarified what their transition plans are: Retire Movescount,…

BergeSeen-Trail Tracks over the Dachstein – How to Record GPS Over Night

As I mentioned, on my way across the Dachstein, I gladly had the route navigation active the whole time. It made it a lot easier to follow the…

The Firstbeat Lifestyle Assessment

Firstbeat is the company behind many heart rate (variability)-based features on wearables and sports watches. They also provide their own Lifestyle Assessment.

A First Look at the Suunto 9’s FusedTrack

The major new feature of the Suunto 9 is its FusedTrack technology.

Suunto 3 Fitness: Firstbeat Features, Explained by Firstbeat

The special fitness features of the Suunto 3 Fitness – adaptive training guidance, rest-recovery “Resources” measurement and sleep quality assessment – use technology coming from Firstbeat. Firstbeat is…