Sports Tech: The Best April 1st Tidbits

As at all times, April 1st tends to be one of the difficult days to be on the web. A continuing rollercoaster of making an attempt to determine what are legit headlines versus not, and nowadays, the road is usually fairly blurry. Right here’s just a few of my favorites from the day, maybe I’ll add extra because the day goes on.

First up is DesFit with a have a look at one of the best ways to make use of a motorcycle laptop:

Now, in all probability very a lot unbeknownst to Des, is that a few years in the past, I truly included this very factor in my older Edge 500 In-Depth Assessment (from 13 years in the past) and related bike laptop critiques from that period, in actual fact, utilizing the identical strap he reveals within the video. And certainly, I even used it on some legit runs. Additionally of be aware is that many individuals would use their Edge computer systems on operating strollers, after which merely toggle the exercise sort afterwards.


Subsequent up, we’ve received the brand new Wahoo COBBLR Assessment by Chris Pritchard, which is a singular curler system that may simulate cobblestones. That is wonderful.

Now once more, in all probability unbeknownst to Chris is that this too is probably going unknowingly based mostly on a real-world product. Or, not less than a prototype I noticed somew. in a backroom of an identical idea not too way back. At this level, possibly I’ve already stated an excessive amount of…

Shifting alongside, we’ve received Matt LeGrand along with his well-nailed Apple Watch Sequence 7 assessment. As at all times, Matt delivers on this video:

And final however not least, we’ve received Montre-Cardio-GPS with COROS’s introduction of their very own cryptocurrency. Whereas the unique article is in French, most browsers will simply translate that nowadays, so it shouldn’t be too huge a difficulty.


With that, have an important weekend, and thanks for studying!