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Screenshots: Five apps to keep your fitness resolution going

Introduction

One of the pitfalls of being in IT is leading a rather sedentary life. You sit around at a keyboard all day, with most of your movement coming from racing to and from the server room. That’s not enough. But since you're in love with technology, one of the best ways to get into exercise mode is to have a piece of hardware or software to help you geek out on the idea.

That’s where exercise apps come into play. If you’re looking for an outstanding Android app to help get you moving, these five (none of which require anything more than your smartphone) are sure to win the toss. So lace up your sneakers and let’s sweat.

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About Jack Wallen

Jack Wallen is an award-winning writer for TechRepublic and Linux.com. He’s an avid promoter of open source and the voice of The Android Expert. For more news about Jack Wallen, visit his website jackwallen.com.