10 fitness devices to compete with Jawbone UP

By Brian Dolan


Fitbit is a wireless-enabled, fitness and calorie tracking device  small enough to clip on to the user’s clothing.  Fitbit utitilizes an internal motion detector to track the wearer’s movement, sleep and calorie burn during both the day and night. Fitbit provides users with metrics like: Amount of steps you took today, miles traveled, calories burned, calories consumed, time you went to bed, time it took to actually fall asleep, number of times you woke up during the night, total time in bed, actual time sleeping.