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10,000 Steps Is A Bullshit Goal

10,000 Steps Is A Bullshit Goal

More exercise is better than less, but beyond that, there’s nothing special about taking 10,000 steps each day. That goal may have started with a popular Japanese pedometer of the 1960s named manpo-kei, the “10,000-step meter.” It was just a catchy name, but it stuck because it’s a good goal…

Google Fit SDK Now In Preview

Google Fit SDK Now In Preview

Been itching to build some fitness apps using Google’s Android-based Google Fit framework? There’s now a preview software development kit (SDK) for you to play with.