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Chopfit Chopper

Work out like a lumberjack with the ChopFit Chopper! This new piece of fitness equipment is based on the traditional wood-cutting tool and offers a unique way to mix up your indoor workout routine. It is heavy enough to provide resistance while ergonomic enough to enable to a secure grip, and with an innovative functionality and design, the Chopper works all the muscles you never knew you had. A downloadable app provides a visual guide to all the exercises and details a number of workouts, and its real-time dashboard keeps track of your progress.

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SNOW2 HEADS-UP DISPLAY

Snow2 is a powerful heads-up display for goggles, kind of like a sports version of Google glass. The wearable computer fits into most goggles from leading optics manufacturers, and  displays all of your key information at just a glance in the bottom right side of the goggle frame, unobtrusively and without distraction. The device features a innovative mirror and prism technology, displaying your data and stats in a virtual 14" image at 5ft away! Check your spee...
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WATER HOVERBOARD

Marty McFly predicted one in 2015, but it´s here early! Meet the next evolution in watersports - Hoverboard, created by Frank Zapata, the Jet-ski champion and inventor of the popular Flyboard. Franky Zapata and his team Zapata Racing have a new extreme invention, a Hoverboard for water. The technique for riding the water hoverboard is similar to its predecessor, a hydro-jet is connected to a long hose attached to the Board. This makes the rider shoot more than 9 fee...
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PUSH SNOWBOARDING | BY NOKIA AND BURTON | Image

PUSH SNOWBOARDING | BY NOKIA AND BURTON

Nokia, in partnership with Burton, developed a monitoring system for snowboarders. The idea is to connect a series of sensors (heart rate, pressure on the board and orientation) to a Arduino processor, which then sends via Bluetooth, the acquired data to a Nokia N8, which records the entire performance (including the phone´s GPS path).  All this through a free application that can be downloaded from the Push Snowboarding web page. The Push Kit should be availab...
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