How we exercised during quarantine

The Verge

With all the mental burdens that came with living in 2020 — including gyms closing their doors — many have found it tough to get in their normal level of exercise. As the year has dragged on, I’ve fallen off my Instagram health kick, but I still collect and sort exercise posts.

Incident Response Exercises Not Taken Seriously by Business Leaders

CTOvision

According to research by Immersive Labs of 402 organizations, nearly 40% are not fully confident in their teams training to handle a data breach if one occurred, and 65% of […].

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Exercise Executive Empathy To Get Stakeholders Excited About CX

Forrester Digital Transformation

How can CX leaders gain funding? Develop executive empathy: Determine stakeholder priorities, connect CX to these existing priorities, and communicate the value of CX. Age of the Customer customer experience customer experience management Customer Experience Strategy promoted

How to Develop and Implement Effective Cybersecurity Tabletop Exercises

CompTIA on Cybersecurity

Find out more about how tabletop exercises can help your organization better prepare for a multitude of risk scenarios and threats There are many benefits to regularly testing your incident response plan.

Exercise Can Boost Brain Health Even in People Who Already Have Signs of Dementia

GizModo VR

New research adds to evidence that exercise can improve cognition, especially later in life. The study found that older people who regularly exercised had greater levels of proteins crucial to their brain’s health, compared to those who didn’t exercise.

Peloton cuts prices of exercise equipment while raising subscription costs

The Verge

Photo by Amelia Holowaty Krales / The Verge. Peloton announced in a press release today (via CNBC ) that it plans to raise the cost of its all-access subscription for live and on-demand classes from $39 / month to $44 / month starting on June 1st, 2022.

Playpulse raises $2M for exercise bike that turns fitness into a game

Venture Beast

Playpulse has raised $2 million to build the Playpulse One, an exercise bike that motivates people to work out using games. Read More.

Peloton is down, so you might have to exercise alone

The Verge

But in the meantime, you might have to just exercise without a leaderboard. Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images.

Balan Wonderworld review: A prolonged exercise in frustration

Venture Beast

Balan Wonderworld is a bad game, and you should not pay $10 for it let alone $60. Although it is fun as a bad game to broadcast on Twitch. Read More.

Peloton rides with Amazon in exercise company’s first outside partnership for online sales

GeekWire

Exercise equipment and subscription company Peloton Interactive will sell its bikes and gear beyond its own stores for the first time through an exclusive deal with Amazon, announced Wednesday morning. Peloton will sell bikes, gear and accessories on Amazon. Peloton Photo).

Not Even This Adorable Robot Could Get My Fat Cat to Exercise

GizModo VR

My cat Pablo is fat. His fluffy tummy flops wildly from side to side when he runs, and he only runs to his food bowl. On the chart of chonky cats , he is most definitely a “megachonker” and a kibble binge or two away from graduating to “oh lawd he comin’.”

RSA Red Team exercise highlights election threats from deepfakes and fake news

Tech Republic Security

In a RSA 2020 simulation, the Red Team compromised email accounts, created deepfake videos and spread disinformation on Election Day in Adversaria

Lululemon is buying exercise hardware startup Mirror for half a billion dollars

The Verge

The fitness lifestyle company announced on Monday it would spend $500 million to acquire the startup, which sells a $1,495 reflective display so subscribers can exercise while simultaneously streaming workouts and watching themselves. Mirror.

There’s a Prime Exercise Bike, and Amazon Isn’t Happy

GizModo VR

Just yesterday it seemed like a Peloton challenger had arrived. Echelon Fitness casually dropped the news it was launching the “Ex-Prime Smart Connect Bike,” or a $500 stationary bike that it claimed was “Amazon’s first-ever connected fitness product.”

Sunday's Best Deals: Sharp AQUOS 70" Smart TV, Ativafit Exercise Equipment, Gigabyte Gaming Monitor, I Dew Care Facial Mask Sets, Over the Sink Dish Drying Racks, and More

GizModo VR

A sale on Ativafit exercise equipment and I Dew Care facial mask sets lead Sunday’s best deals. Read more. deals kinja deals

Nintendo’s free jump rope game is a simple way to exercise with a Switch

The Verge

It’s a simple bit of exercise, but the big benefit is that the game doesn’t require any additional accessories. In contrast Nintendo’s other recent exercise game, Ring Fit Adventure , has experienced big stock shortages , as people turned to it as a way to workout at home.

Security Think Tank: Patching is vital and essentially a risk management exercise

Computer Weekly

How should organisations address the need to keep software up to date with security patches without it costing too much or being too labour intensive

No-tech fitness tracking: Health tech entrepreneur creates a PDF to help family hit exercise goals

GeekWire

A beta version of the Tiny Fitness sheet we used. The kids (D & V) won that week. Photo courtesy of Marcelo Calbucci). It’s not integrated with Apple Fitness or Peloton. It has no companion app or website. It won’t send you reminder emails or notifications.

British navy sends robots to sea in military exercise

Network World

The Royal Navy is testing just how much robot craft can do by themselves in military exercises off the British coast. Operation Unmanned Warrior 16 is a chance for allied nations and the defense industry to show off their latest maritime autonomous systems, as part of a broader military exercise called Joint Warrior.

Security Think Tank: How to maximise the value or red team exercises

Computer Weekly

How can organisations use red teaming to identify security gaps

This Complicated Nintendo Hack Makes You Ride an Exercise Bike to Win at Mario Kart

GizModo VR

From games like Wii Tennis to accessories like the Wii Balance Board, Nintendo has mad it possible to turn its consoles into fitness devices to help gamers get active. But hardware hacker Mike Choi may have just come up with the ultimate way to stay fit with the Switch by turning Mario Kart 8 Deluxe into a full-body workout Read more. mario wii joy con nintendo

NordicTrack's Peloton Rival Has a Unique Spin on Indoor Cycling, but Lacks Cody Rigsby

GizModo VR

Planning my schedule around going to the gym is tedious, and exercising in my house at a convenient time for me eliminates almost every excuse I have to just. As the covid-19 pandemic eases, one quarantine discovery I plan to stick with is working out at home.

RSA Red Team exercise highlights election threats from deepfakes and fake news

Tech Republic Security

In a RSA 2020 simulation, the Red Team compromised email accounts, created deepfake videos and spread disinformation on Election Day in Adversaria

Security Think Tank: How to get the best out of red team exercises

Computer Weekly

How can organisations use red teaming to identify security gaps

At least one bank is suing Apple claiming it exercises a monopoly over the iPhone's tap-to-pay system

TechSpot

Apple could face a new antitrust lawsuit in the coming months. Bloomberg notes that Affinity Credit Union (ACU), out of Iowa, has hired representation to contest Apple's tap-to-pay system. Its lawyers are looking into whether they can create a class-action case of the complaint

Threat Hunting 101: A Human Led Exercise

Forrester Digital Transformation

Threat hunting is a term frequently misused by cybersecurity pros, vendors, and service providers. We researched threat hunting to determine what it really is, what benefits it brings, and to overcome the misuse and abuse of the term. The resulting report, Threat Hunting 101, published recently.

Peloton Tread Is Back, and It's Very Good

GizModo VR

Peloton’s new treadmill is finally available to buy, but you’d be forgiven for being confused. Wasn’t Peloton’s treadmill recalled due to safety issues? Isn’t it super expensive to be having so many problems? Yes and yes, but let’s back up a second to clarify. Read more.

Echelon's Connected Rowing Machine Proves Content Is Key

GizModo VR

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New Amazon Halo feature will assess routine body movement, and offer exercises for improvement

GeekWire

Users are encouraged to follow the exercise routine for 5-10 minutes at least three times a week, and go through a new assessment using the app every 2-4 weeks.

The Treadly 2 Just Wants You To Do Your Best, Because Your Best Is Good Enough

GizModo VR

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A “Powerful” Board: How to Exercise “Supervisory” Power Effectively

Future of CIO

A “powerful” board can exercise supervisory power and co-determine of which powers are retained by the governing body and which are delegated to management, along with constraints that may apply. The “sovereign” power: Generally, the shareholders of the company exercise this third power. The board of directors is typically central to corporate governance. Governance is a process for a group of people governing with an organized process.

Aviron raises $18.5M as it plans to expand its entertainment content

Venture Beast

GamesBeat Aviron exercise gamesAviron announced it has raised $18.5 million to augment the entertainment options on its line of connected smart rowing machines. Read More.

5 of the Best Quiet Treadmills of 2021

GizModo VR

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Cure.fit acquires AI body tracker Onyx to enable two-way workout videos

Venture Beast

AI Cloud Enterprise Media Mobile VB Home Page ai body tracking category-/Beauty & Fitness/Fitness computer vision Cure.fit exercise Onyx workoutIndia's top fitness app company is buying a U.S.-based based AI health startup, creating a digital personal trainer that can track body motions.

Regulators Urge Peloton Tread+ Owners to Stop Using Treadmill 'Immediately,' and Peloton Is Pissed

GizModo VR

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Peloton's Recalled Tread Is Finally Going On Sale Next Week

GizModo VR

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Run the Gamut of the Best Quiet Treadmills

GizModo VR

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Specialized Bicycles Recalled in U.S. Over Frames That Can Crack

GizModo VR

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Peloton Made a Camera That’ll Guide You While You Lift Weights

GizModo VR

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Peloton Admits It's in Hot Water With DOJ, DHS, and SEC Over Its Treadmill Mess

GizModo VR

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Ditch That Pricey Gym Membership and Workout Your Whole Body From Home With a Rowing Machine for as Low as $80

GizModo VR

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Holy Hell, Peloton Is Recalling Both Its Treadmills

GizModo VR

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Find Your “Value For Customer” Sweet Spot With Our New Exercise

Forrester's Customer Insights

Value for customer is a customer’s perception of what they get versus what they give up when doing business with a firm. Four dimensions make up the overall value a customer perceives: 1) functional, 2) experiential, 3) symbolic, and 4) economic. But which combination is the right one?