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No new devices from Suunto right now but they have announced an API for third party integration. I signed up to this but have received literally no communications back so I’m not 100% sure the API actually exists. It’s a good direction though so hopefully we’ll see them actually launch and open the API soon…. Read Article →

There is loads of news around Garmin this month. They have released the Edge 830 and Edge 530 earlier than expected, likely due to the devices being similar to the Edge 1030. Lots of new goodies in them though. Also some new sensors with dual BTLE and Ant+ which suggests GArmin will do this to… Read Article →

Nothing much to report in Polar land at the moment. We’re not really expecting much from them, although it’s possible they are working on a new bike computer as GPLama has been calling 2019 “the year of the head unit”. He’s obviously seen the Wahoo Roam while travelling and I guess it’s possible/plausible that his… Read Article →

A new Suunto is on the way in the form of the Suunto 5, an update to the Spartan Trainer series. I finally got access to the Suunto API so I guess they are catching up with applications there. IT’s pretty basic though, with only three functions right now. It’s a good direction though so… Read Article →

Wahoo look set to realease something at Sea Otter Classic next week. This will almost certainly include the ELEMNT ROAM, a new cycle computer supporting both Ant+ and BTLE along with Wifi. It might also include the long overdue Rival watch. Wahoo Update Wahoo Watches Wahoo Bike Computers Wahoo Update On the FCC Site this… Read Article →

There are a few bits of news around Garmin this month, They have finally released a dual Ant+ BTLE heart rate strap as mentioned on this site previously. It’s the basic one so don’t get too excited, but expect to see run and tri versions soon. As we also predicted there’s a watch with LTE… Read Article →

No new devices from Suunto right now but they have announced an API for third party integration. I signed up to this but have received literally no communications back so I’m not 100% sure the API actually exists. It’s a good direction though so hopefully we’ll see them actually launch and open the API soon…. Read Article →

The Rival may now be getting closer. Thanks to reader Greg who posted a link to the manual at https://fccid.io/PADWF119/User-Manual/TempConfidential-WF119-User-Manual-2017-12-01-3665010.pdf Wahoo Update Wahoo Watches Wahoo Bike Computers Wahoo Update Nothing on the FCC Site this month. No real updates on Wahoo this month from around the web. The new Kickrs have been having…issues. I spoke… Read Article →

The Vantage has now been shipping for a while. We’ve had the first round of firmware updates and it looks like the next is not far off and will arrive this month. DCRainmaker said he’s testing the beta right now and it’s looking like the expected features are present and working. Polar Update Polar Watches… Read Article →

Not a lot going on in Suunto land this month. Suunto Update Suunto Suunto Update There isn’t a lot of news this month on Suunto unless you count dive watches. Nothing on the FCC site of note this month. Elsewhere on the web, here are some recent Suunto stories: https://the5krunner.com/2018/11/19/suunto-9-glonass-more-firmware-stuff/ https://the5krunner.com/2018/11/20/sony-gps-accuracy-suunto-polar-coros/ https://gpsrumors.com/deep-dive-data-vs-information https://gpsrumors.com/deep-dive-data-vs-information-2 https://gpsrumors.com/deep-dive-structured-training-part-2 Updates… Read Article →

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