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ANDROID UPDATE – MyFitnessPal Capability

Good News Android Users – We just pressed submit for our latest Android update! Ask and you shall receive with our latest additions to our Android App. Make sure to download the latest update in the Google Play Store today.

What’s New:

  • Use the Misfit app with the new Flash Fitness and Sleep Monitor, available at www.misfit.com/flash
  • Log your food with MyFitnessPal
  • Edit Activity Tags
  • Performance improvements and stability enhancements
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Get Fit With Flash

Crafted out of a special soft-touch plastic and the same polycarbonate used in space suits, Flash is comfortable, extremely durable, and waterproof to 30 meters, making it fit for even the toughest uses. It comes in seven fun colors including a lemon-lime Zest, funky Fuchsia, and minimalist Frost. Press Flash to see a halo of lights that shows your progress toward your daily activity goal and tells you the time.

What you can expect with Flash:

  • Sporty design; comes in a variety of colors; ultra comfortable and waterproof to 30 meters
  • Measures daily activity and sleep, and syncs with your smartphone to show steps, distance traveled, and calorie burn
  • Halo of 12 LED lights show you how active you’ve been throughout the day; press the button on the face of Flash to see your progress towards your daily activity goal
  • Tracks walking, running, swimming, cycling, soccer, tennis, basketball and more
  • Never requires charging; replaceable battery lasts up to 6 months
  • Wearable on your wrist, lapel, shirt, pants, pockets, or on a necklace (sold separately)
  • Competitively priced at $49.99

We think you are going to have a blast with Flash – we sure have!

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Shine with Windows Phone

We want everyone to use Shine – including Windows Phone users. As we broaden the Shine community, we are pleased to share that the Misfit app is now available for Windows Phone. Download the Misfit app in the Windows store to start tracking today!

Misfit Shine features for Windows include:

  • Graphs for activity and sleep: See detailed daily graphs for activity and sleep data
  • Weight entry: Easily track your weight goal
  • Goal setting: Set and track your activity goal with this motivating feature
  • Shine with friends: connect with other Shine users to share and compete

Take advantage of Windows unique interface with the live tile tracking of your daily activity progress. We’re thrilled that Windows users can now join the Misfit fam!

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Misfit Launches Developer Toolkit, Announces 30+ Partners

Today we’re excited to unveil the Misfit Developer Toolkit and over 30 active partners who are integrating Misfit’s activity and sleep tracking capability into their product offerings. Third-party developers can now leverage a suite of tools to enhance their products with these features.

Misfit is now compatible with a wide range of digital health and fitness tracking apps, including leading food tracking and weight loss application Lose It!, exercise mapping apps RunKeeper and MapMyFitness, and automation service IFTTT. These integrations combine Misfit’s activity and sleep tracking experience with the very best in food and fitness tracking, planning, and analysis.

Misfit is also introducing new corporate partners using its API to bring Shine’s seamless fitness and sleep tracking to an even broader audience.  The Coca-Cola Company has made Shine an integral part of its employee Well-being Program. Misfit users also will have access to the Walgreens Balance® Rewards for healthy choices program, which lets customers earn points when they track their activity with Shine.

The Misfit Developer Toolkit now includes multiple integration options:

* Misfit Cloud API: enables users to access their Misfit data through third party applications

* Misfit Device SDK: allows direct connection and sync capability with Misfit hardware

* Misfit Scientific Library: allows access to Misfit’s proprietary sensor algorithms and analytics for software and hardware product makers

To get access to the Misfit Developer Toolkit, contact build@misfit.com or visit https://build.misfit.com/.

Misfit’s partners using the Misfit Developer Toolkit include:

  • AchieveMint
  • Azumio
  • Betterise
  • Digifit
  • EveryMove
  • FitnessSyncer
  • Fitt
  • Glow
  • Humana
  • Human API
  • Hyjiya
  • IFTTT
  • Jiff
  • Lose It!
  • MapMyFitness
  • MatchUp.io
  • MedHelp
  • MyFitnessPal
  • N-Gine Innovation
  • Pebble
  • Pryv
  • RedBrick
  • RunKeeper
  • SK Telecom
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • TheThings.IO
  • Tictrac
  • Validic
  • Virgin Pulse
  • Visionarity
  • Walgreens
  • WeFitter

 

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Misfit joins with IFTTT to bring you fitness Recipes

We’re excited to announce our partnership with IFTTT to help you better track your fitness goals and progress.

IFTTT is a service that lets you create powerful connections with one simple statement — if this then that. Now you can create Misfit Recipes for all your fitness goals. Download the IFTTT app (on Android and iOS) and the latest update to the Misfit app in the App Store and Google Play Store to get cooking today.

Some recipes you might enjoy for your Misfit Shine:

IFTTT Recipe: Get an email each time Misfit posts to their Blog connects feed to gmailIFTTT Recipe: Text me the weather before my morning run connects weather to sms
IFTTT Recipe: If you achieve your daily goal then post a celebratory tweet connects misfit to twitterIFTTT Recipe: If you achieve your daily goal then post a celebratory message on Facebook connects misfit to facebook
IFTTT Recipe: Track your sleep logs in a Google spreadsheet connects misfit to google-drive

The world is your oyster with IFTTT and Misfit!