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Fitness Apps for Lazy People

Jason Gilbert

Nexercise: A Fitness App MADE For Lazy People | Jason Gilbert | Posted 10.19.2011 | Technology

It is incredibly hard to believe, but I am now exactly one week away from running in my sister's Wedding Day 5K -- and also, holy moly, my sister's we...

Jason Gilbert

Adidas miCoach: A Good Fitness App For Lazy People? | Jason Gilbert | Posted 10.06.2011 | Technology

Though I am now four weeks into my Wedding Day 5K training, and I can now run more than three minutes without sweating like Shaq in the fourth quarter...

Jason Gilbert

C25K: A Good Fitness App For Lazy People? | Jason Gilbert | Posted 09.28.2011 | Technology

In my third week of 5K training, I was struck with dreaded shin splints. Usually this would be cause for celebration, as it would mean I didn't have t...

Jason Gilbert

Can A Robot Reading Quotes From 'Precious' Get You In Shape? | Jason Gilbert | Posted 09.22.2011 | Technology

This is week two of seven in the training for my sister's Wedding Day 5K, and I am happy to report that my speed has increased from "bloated sea-cow" ...

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Fitness Apps For Lazy People: Running With HAL 9000's Wife | Jason Gilbert | Posted 09.14.2011 | Technology

Part of me feels bad for RunKeeper, the first app reviewed as part of my Fitness Apps For Lazy People series. This is my first week of training for th...

Introducing 'Fitness Apps For Lazy People'

Jason Gilbert | Posted 09.11.2011 | Technology
Jason Gilbert

August 27 is seven weeks away, which gives me seven weeks to reconstitute my flabby, droopy body into something approaching a 5K runner's build. Since I know that I cannot rely on my own willpower or self-motivation, I will be relying on my smartphone.