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The 65 Best Health and Fitness Apps of 2014
Mobile apps continue to revolutionize the ways we run faster, get stronger, sleep more, feel calmer, and eat better. From the fun and zany (zombies!) to the scientific (food allergies!), here are the top 65 in health and fitness. Best yet: Most of them are free.
Emotional Mirror Technologies
The latest tech apparel features a sweater that changes with your mood, a workout shirt that changes colors with your body heat, and a "joy jacket" that lights up when you eat chocolate. Will these “Emotional Mirror” technologies affect the way we communicate in the future?
self-cleaning plate
Washing up after dinner is so last year. A pair of Swedish designers has just created a self-cleaning plate using special chemicals that repel food. Could this hi-tech dishware make it more appealing to cook at home?
Feeling the burn while pedaling up hills? Time for the Copenhagen Wheel, a new cycling tool that turns any bike into an electric hybrid. Read on to learn why it might turn all of us into gung-ho bike commuters.
A new device — the so-called “digital lollipop” — promises to change how we taste and enjoy food. Is it legit?
A bracelet that doubles as a sign language translator? Believe it. This inventive tech interprets and verbalizes sign language to improve communication between deaf people and non-signers.

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Ever wanted to bring the daylight indoors? With a special pair of “sun” glasses, it may be possible, helping beat the dismal darkness of winter days.

A new armband from Thalmic Labs could change the way we interact with our digital world on the move (or in the gym). Learn more about the MYO armband, set for release in late 2013.
Long-distance relationships just got way more touchy-feely thanks to BOND, a Bluetooth-powered device that sends vibrating “touches” between pairs of users.

Exercise is tough, but picking a place and time to work out shouldn’t be. Sportaneous, a new app that recommends local fitness classes based on users’ personal preferences, want’s to make it easier.

Golf Hovercraft
What if golfers could drive through water hazards instead of around them? Check out Bubba Watson's new, favorite golf-course whip that does just that.

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