• Apple Watch compatible gyms can now reward you with gift cards for working out

    24 days ago - By TechRadar

    Do you use your Apple Watch at the gym? Soon you may be able to get a discounted membership or Apple gift cards just for reaching your goals. A new scheme called Apple Watch Connected has been announced in the US, and it will reward you for reaching certain goals. Certain gyms have Apple GymKit integration that allows you to use NFC to connect your smartwatch into gym equipment, and this would be used to track your progress.
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  • How to add Apple Pay to your Watch ahead of your next gym visit

    How to add Apple Pay to your Watch ahead of your next gym visit

    24 days ago - By The Next Web

    Welcome to TNW Basics, a collection of tips, guides, and advice on how to easily get the most out of your gadgets, apps, and other stuff. Apple today revealed it's offering a rewards program to incentivize going to the gym by making certain ones “Apple Watch Connected.” Now when you make more of an effort to close your rings, you'll be earning rewards. At the moment, the connected gyms include several from familiar franchises: OrangeTheory, Crunch Fitness, YMCA, and Basecamp. The rewards vary based on which gym you go to, with some benefiting you personally and others benefiting the...
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