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Amiigo Exercise Bracelet Hits Indiegogo

This bracelet knows what exercise you're doing

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Amiigo Exercise Bracelet Hits Indiegogo

There are number of bracelets and wearable sensors on the market that are designed to monitor your exercise. These bracelets and sensors typically monitor your heart rate, distance traveled, calories burned, and other things. The new Amiigo bracelet that has turned up on Indiegogo does all that stuff, and more.

This exercise bracelet uses gesture control is able to determine what exercise you are performing. It can also determine what heart rate measurements and other measurements went with that exercise. The bracelet works in conjunction with an app that runs on smartphone and is available in several colors.

A pledge of $99 will get you a black bracelet while $119 will get your bracelet in a color. The project was seeking $90,000 and has so far raised over $196,000 and still has 35 days to go. The product is expected to ship in June.

 

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