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Polar Just Made Its First Affordable, Stylish Smartwatch

Polar smartwatches aren’t exactly chic. Like many fitness-first wearable companies, Polar’s strength has always been its in-depth metrics and platform. When it comes to style, Polar usually relies on that plain, sporty aesthetic, as it did with the M400, M600, A300, and the A360 fitness tracker. But today it’s…Read more...
Tags: Gadgets, Wearables, Science, Smartwatch, Fitness Trackers, Polar, Consumer Tech

This photographer creates complex portraits painted with light

Light painting provides so many creative opportunities, and we’ve seen plenty of stunning images in this technique so far. French photographer Fabrice Wittner merged light painting with and stencils and created a series of complex and unusual portraits. They all look otherworldly and mystical – and they were all painted with light. Fabrice’s project is […] The post This photographer creates complex portraits painted with light appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Inspiration, Climate, Global Warming, Greenland, Polar, Long Exposure, Night Photography, Stencils, Light Painting, Fabrice, Fabrice Wittner, Inuits

This Is the Decade Smartwatches Actually Became a Thing

Over the past ten years, smartwatches have gone from futuristic tech relegated to sci-fi flicks to something so common, it’s not a surprise to multiple people sporting them on your daily commute. These wrist-sized computers can’t do quite as much as your smartphone, but these days the modern wristable can do…Read more...
Tags: Google, Wearables, Science, Android Wear, Smartwatches, Fitmodo, Apple Watch, Fitbit, Fitness Trackers, Garmin, Polar, Wear OS, Decades End, Decade In Review

Polar’s Vantage V and M watch update improves your sleep, reduces your stress

Polar Vantage V and M fitness watches are now even better at helping you train at your optimal level thanks to a recent update that brings new recovery and sleep metrics.
Tags: Wearables, Trends, Polar, Vantage, Vantage V, Vantage M

Cineflix Rights Sells ITV, Netflix Crime Drama ‘Marcella’ to Polar+ in France

ITV, Netflix crime drama “Marcella” has been acquired by Polar+ for France. Cineflix Rights, which handles global rights to the Anna Friel show, announced the French deal with Polar+, which is part of the Canal+ group. Polar+ took rights to the eight-part first season of the award-winning show which is currently in production on its […]
Tags: News, France, Global, Netflix, Itv, Polar, Marcella, Anna Friel, Cineflix Rights, Polar for France Cineflix Rights

This Is the Fitness Smartwatch You Should Buy

If you’re serious about starting or maintaining an exercise routine, fitness trackers and smartwatches are a great way for both beginners and veteran athletes to track progress and stay motivated. Still, there are a ton of options out there with different features and advantages, so which one should you choose?Read more...
Tags: Apple, Science, Samsung, Smartwatches, Fitbit, Garmin, Polar, Garmin Fenix, Battlemodo, Fitbit Ionic, Apple Watch Series 4, Samsung Galaxy Watch Active, Fitness Smartwatches, Polar Vantage M

You Can Live With A Polar Bear Mother And Cub With These Life-Sized Art Masterpieces

This unique work is the first in film-oriented creative studio Blast, Inc.’s ANIMALS AS ART product line. Blast, Inc.’s producer Junya Okabe got the idea after he had the misfortune of seeing a taxidermy specimen of a once living polar bear set up in a storefront during a visit abroad. More: Shop h/t: grapee Although deeply saddened to know that such as majestic creature had been... Source
Tags: Design, Animals, Beer, Sculpture, Mother, Polar, Blast Inc, Junya Okabe

Igniting Curiosity about the Natural World at Kenosha Public Museum

The TSI team extends an exuberant CONGRATULATIONS to Kenosha Public Museum on their brand-new permanent exhibit, “From Curiosity to Science”. Betty attended the grand opening last weekend and was thrilled to see how it all came together. Kudos to everyone involved—this one is sure to delight visitors of all ages for years to come! Designed and fabricated by TSI in collaboration with museum staff, this immersive, object-driven experience takes visitors on a journey through centuries and all ar...
Tags: Family, Design, Water, AV, Platform, Museum, Wisconsin, Taxidermy, Cabinet, Forest, Ecosystem, Polar, Kenosha, Scientist, Wetland, Betty

Jonas Akerlund on ‘Polar,’ Mads Mikkelsen, Working with Netflix

Released by Netflix on Friday, action-thriller “Polar,” a Netflix Original Movie starring Mads Mikkelsen (“Hannibal”), stands about half-way between OTT comic noir and big multiplex action-thriller. It opens with an aerial shot creeping over woods towards a mansion somewhere in Chile as a motley squad of assassins moves in for the kill. The target, Michael […]
Tags: News, Global, Netflix, Chile, Polar, Michael, Mads Mikkelsen, Jonas Akerlund

Netflix Wants to Bring Resident Evil To TV

Patty Jenkins is already thinking about Wonder Woman 3. Sylvester Stallone wants to make an Edgar Allen Poe film. The Walking Dead teases some dire storylines from the comics. Get a look at Supergirl’s take on Menagerie. Plus, a new clip from Alita: Battle Angel, and what’s to come on Deadly Class. Spoilers get!Read more...
Tags: Science, The Walking Dead, Netflix, Supernatural, Sylvester Stallone, Studio Ghibli, Supergirl, Polar, Siren, Poe, Edgar Allen Poe, Patty Jenkins, Carmen Sandiego, Resident Evil, Alita, Space Jam 2

Channing Tatum Could Attempt to Drag Gambit Into Existence Himself

The Batman may no longer be called The Batman. Patty Jenkins insists that Chris Pine’s return for Wonder Woman 1984 is not down to the success of the first film. Jean Grey meets Dark Phoenix’s mysterious villain in a new photo. Plus, Jared Padalecki on what went into making Supernatural’s 300th episode an event. To…Read more...
Tags: Science, Supernatural, Channing Tatum, Batman, Arrow, Edgar Wright, Polar, Phoenix, Gambit, Chris Pine, Jean Grey, Patty Jenkins, Captain Marvel, The Batman, Jared Padalecki, The Punisher

Marvel's Hopes for the X-Men's Future and Updates From Star Trek: Discovery

DC lines up big names for its next Justice League animated movie. Tony Todd ponders why there’s not been a new Final Destination for a while. Ethan Peck teases where Spock’s at coming into Discovery season two. Plus, more familiar faces for Supernatural’s 300th episode. Spoilers now!Read more...
Tags: Science, Glass, Spock, Justice League, The Flash, Supergirl, Polar, Replicas, Outlander, Hanna, Riverdale, Tony Todd, Young Justice, Ethan Peck, X Men, Star Trek Discovery

‘Polar’ Trailer: Mads Mikkelsen Gets His Own ‘John Wick’ Style Action Flick For Netflix

Here’s a movie for you: Mads Mikkelsen, with a mustache and an eye-patch, goes around shooting people. Oh, and at one point, he uses a gun controlled by laser-pointer fingers. What more do you need? All of that and more happens in the Polar trailer. The film, from Swedish director Jonas Åkerlund (who also has Lords of Chaos coming out this year), looks heavily inspired by John Wick, and I’m not complaining. Watch the trailer below. Polar Trailer First Arctic and now Polar? 2019 is going...
Tags: Movies, Netflix, Movie Trailers, Polar, Matt Lucas, Vanessa Hudgens, Wick, John Wick, Mikkelsen, Mads Mikkelsen, Jonas Akerlund, Action/Adventure, Katheryn Winnick, Victor Santos, Duncan Vizla, The Black Kaiser

Polar Vantage V review

With 130 different sports profiles to track and wrist-based running power, the Polar Vantage V is a great option for professional and amateur athletes alike. But with a high price tag and a distinct lack of smart features at launch, does it hold up against its peers? The post Polar Vantage V review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Ios, Android, Wearables, Fitness Tracker, Trends, Polar, Vantage V

First Look at Mads Mikkelsen in Polar Adaptation Released

First look at Mads Mikkelsen in Polar adaptation released Netflix has released a first look at Mads Mikkelsen as The Black Kaiser, the world’s top assassin, in the upcoming Polar adaptation feature. The character is forced out of retirement and made to evade a deadly crew of killers when his former employer turns on him. You can check out the full photo now in the gallery below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptA...
Tags: Movies, China, Netflix, Canada, Polar, Vanessa Hudgens, Mads Mikkelsen, Jonas Akerlund, Movie News, Canada Germany, Constantin Film, Mike Richardson, Katheryn Winnick Vikings, Robert Kulzer, Keith Goldberg, Jayson Rothwell

The Mandalorian Could Include Two Iconic Star Wars Bounty Hunters

The long-in-the-works Battlestar Galactica movie has found a writer. John Mulaney pitches the perfect Spider-Ham spinoff. Get a big look at Gotham’s return. James Wan teases the third Conjuring. Plus, behind the scenes on Aquaman and Bumblebee, and a new look at the CW’s Roswell reboot. Spoilers ahead!Read more...
Tags: Science, Agents Of Shield, Gotham, Childs Play, Battlestar Galactica, Cw, Aquaman, Elementary, Polar, Joker, Stephen Spielberg, Roswell, Van Helsing, John Mulaney, Stranger Things, James Wan

Polar’s latest Vantage fitness watches are now available for purchase

Polar launched its latest lineup of devices. Known as the Polar Vantage V and the Polar Vantage M, both provide a new optical heart rate sensor, additional tracking metrics, and more. The post Polar’s latest Vantage fitness watches are now available for purchase appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Outdoors, Mobile, Wearables, News, Trends, Polar, Health & Fitness, Fitness Watches

How to Make Your Own Spiked Seltzer

I’ve been putting alcohol into seltzer for a while now, which is why the sudden popularity of hard seltzer caught me by surprise. Any seltzer can be hardened by the addition of booze, but pouring a shot into a can of Polar or La Croix isn’t going to make it taste like a White Claw. You can, however, get pretty close…Read more...
Tags: Drinks, Seltzer, Alcohol, Lifehacks, Polar, La Croix, White Claw, Hard Seltzer

Warwick Davis Still Has Hopes for a Willow Sequel

A feline-shaped comic book easter egg could be in Captain Marvel. No, you’ve not seen the first look at the Sonic the Hedgehog movie’s Dr. Robotnik. Titans promises a bloodthirsty Dick Grayson. Plus, new looks at First Man and The Grinch, and cryptic clues for The Good Place’s return. To me, my Spoilers!Read more...
Tags: Halloween, Science, Charmed, Polar, Willow, The Man In The High Castle, The Grinch, Warwick Davis, Stranger Things, Captain Marvel, The Batman, The Purge, Maniac, Dick Grayson, The Defenders, First Man

Deadmau5 to Make Film Score Debut for Jonas Akerlund’s Polar

Deadmau5 to make film score debut for Jonas Akerlund’s Polar Netflix and Constantin Film have announced that deadmau5, aka Joel Zimmerman, is creating his first-ever film score for the movie Polar. For a career that has creatively evolved over a decade with numerous record-breaking sold-out shows, platinum-selling original releases, multiple major music award-wins and event firsts, deadmau5 — one of the world’s most renowned electronic music producers and live performers — will add another pr...
Tags: Movies, China, Netflix, Deadmau5, Polar, Vanessa Hudgens, Mads Mikkelsen, Joel Zimmerman, Jonas Akerlund, Movie News, Canada Germany, Constantin Film, Mike Richardson, Katheryn Winnick Vikings, Robert Kulzer, Jayson Rothwell

Apple’s Watch isn’t the first with an EKG reader but it will matter to more consumers

Apple’s COO Jeff Williams exuberantly proclaimed Apple’s Watch was the first to get FDA clearance as an over-the-counter electrocardiogram (EKG) reader during the special event at Apple headquarters on Wednesday. While Apple loves to be first to things, that statement is false. AliveCor has held the title of first since late last year for its KardiaMobile device, a $100 stick-like metal unit you attach to the back of a smartphone. Ironically, it also received FDA clearance for the Kardi...
Tags: Apple, Health, Startups, TC, Technology, Samsung, Ceo, Smartphone, Watch, Ipads, Smartwatches, United States, Healthcare, Computing, Xiaomi, Tablet Computers

How to Lock Down Your Privacy in Your Fitness App

Who knows where you ran last week? If you’re privacy-minded, perhaps just you...and your running app. But our fitness apps often share more information than we realize. The Strava app, and now Polar Flow, have released maps that gave away potentially sensitive military locations.Read more...
Tags: Science, Privacy, Safety, Nike, Cycling, Running, Fitbit, Polar, Runkeeper, Strava

After Strava, fitness app Polar exposes location history of soldiers and spies

When the “Run and Cycling Tracking” app Strava started being used by militaries around the world, many military bases had their locations exposed. Now, Bellingcat and De Correspondent report, that’s happening to soldiers’ and spies’ homes too, courtesy the app Polar.... ...
Tags: Travel, Security, News, Fitness Tracker, Privacy, Policy, Polar, Strava, Bellingcat

Workout Data From Fitness App Used to Identify Government Spies and Military Personnel

In the latest incident of seemingly innocuous data sharing leading to potentially dangerous exposure, the popular fitness app and activity trackers Polar Flow has been revealing the location of military and government personnel working at sensitive locations, according to ZDNet.Read more...
Tags: Science, Privacy, Military, Fitness Trackers, Location Tracking, Data Privacy, Polar, Military Bases, Polar Flow

Polar M430 review

Primogenitor of the heart rate sensor, Polar has fallen behind other fitness tracking companies in recent years. With some new smartwatch smarts, can the Polar M430 fitness tracker take back its rightful place? The post Polar M430 review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Outdoors, Wearables, Trends, Fitness Trackers, Polar, Health & Fitness, M430

Updates From Silver and Black, Fear the Walking Dead, and More

Director Gina-Prince Bythewood responds to recent rumors around the production of Silver and Black. One of the creators behind The Last of Us doesn’t want the movie to happen. New Stranger Things casting call teases some slimy individuals coming to season 3. Plus, new looks at the return of iZombie and Fear the…Read more...
Tags: Science, Agents Of Shield, Charmed, Black Widow, Battlestar Galactica, The Flash, Arrow, Legends Of Tomorrow, Supergirl, Polar, Lucifer, Shadowhunters, Fear The Walking Dead, Gina Prince Bythewood, Silver Black, Stranger Things

Netflix and Constantin Start Production on Polar

Netflix and Constantin start production on Polar Netflix and Constantin Film today announced the start of production of Polar, a Constantin Film/Bolt Pictures co-production, in association with Dark Horse Entertainment. Polar is based on the Dark Horse action noir graphic novel Polar: Came From the Cold by Victor Santos. Starring in Polar are Mads Mikkelsen (Doctor Strange, Rogue One), Vanessa Hudgens (Spring Breakers, Beastly), Katheryn Winnick (Vikings), and Matt Lucas (Alice in Wonderland,...
Tags: London, Movies, Beyonce, China, Toronto, Netflix, Britain, Paul Mccartney, Madonna, Streaming, Polar, Ray, Vanessa Hudgens, Constantin, Brittany Murphy, Mads Mikkelsen

Polar opens up fitness & activity tracking API to developers

Likely looking to spread their wings to the lucrative health and corporate organization markets, Polar is now making its API free to 3rd party developers. The move allows outside app and software developers to use, with your permission, your workout and daily activity info. Anything recorded by Polar’s wrist, chest or bike mounted sensors should […] The post Polar opens up fitness & activity tracking API to developers appeared first on Bikerumor.
Tags: Sport, Cycling, Polar, Advocacy & Industry News, Training & Nutrition

New Updates From Avengers 4, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Justice League, And More

Steppenwolf speaks in new Justice League footage. Some new Star Wars toys may tease some intriguing Last Jedi dialogue. Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Kingkiller Chronicles adaptation finds a home. Plus, Konami wants to bring another classic video game to the big screen, and Avengers 4 set pictures. Hooray for spoilers!Read more...
Tags: Science, Flash, Justice League, Avengers, Arrow, Legends Of Tomorrow, Supergirl, Polar, Preacher, Nicole, Lin Manuel Miranda, Steppenwolf, Konami, Contra, Stranger Things, Thor Ragnarok

Mads Mikkelsen to Star in Action-Thriller Movie ‘Polar’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Mads Mikkelsen will star in the action-thriller “Polar,” set in the gritty underworld of political assassins. Swedish director Jonas Åkerlund is helming Jayson Rothwell’s adaption of the Dark Horse graphic novel “Polar: Came With the Cold” by Victor Santos. Mister Smith Entertainment is debuting the feature film to international buyers at the upcoming American Film […]
Tags: News, Markets & Festivals, American Film Market, Polar, Mads Mikkelsen, Jonas Akerlund, Jayson Rothwell, Victor Santos Mister Smith Entertainment