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-CHERYL's Photo -CHERYL Posts: 1,763
9/3/14 8:33 P

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I did the other day on the treadmill, attached to my sneaker. I got a higher step count then I usually get on my wrist but I'd rather leave it on the watch so I don't stretch out the band moving it too much.



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9/3/14 8:22 P

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How do you like your Misfit Shine? Ever tried it on your ankle for walking?



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-CHERYL's Photo -CHERYL Posts: 1,763
8/28/14 8:56 A

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Got mine yesterday. I use LoseIt! to track my food, it syncs with that. Spark People has a better community though so I bump back and forth. My username is cherco on Shine would love some Shine spark friends!




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8/2/14 1:34 P

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Hi, all- I got my Shine as a Kindle flash deal the day before yesterday. I really like it! Was using the Fitbit (basic one) so I can't wait to check out the sleep monitoring!



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CHRISSYMARIE43's Photo CHRISSYMARIE43 Posts: 240
6/21/14 9:01 A

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feel free to add me on the Misfit Shine! chrissym

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(just north of Pittsburgh)

“Eating crappy food isn't a reward -- it's a punishment.”
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6/11/14 10:00 A

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The shine & bloom just arrived! I'm 'succubus' on there too if anyone wants to connect.

"Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it badly." -- Paulo Coelho, Eleven Minutes


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SUCCUBUS's Photo SUCCUBUS Posts: 708
5/21/14 4:01 P

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I just bought a Shine today (although it won't arrive until mid-June; the Clymb has them on sale. For 40% off - with discount code - I can wait.)

I also like the "bloom" - a stainless steel necklace/holder, sold on Amazon, also out of stock.

I used to use a fitbit ultra but it disintegrated on me.

"Life is too short, or too long, for me to allow myself the luxury of living it badly." -- Paulo Coelho, Eleven Minutes


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3/13/14 5:17 P

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I have had a Shine since last December. I love it! It's so easy to wear that I am rarely without it! I don't really trust the Calorie Counting feature, but I use it more to track activity anyway. If it could sync with SparkPeople it would be PERFECT!!!!

There be dragons.


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CHRISSYMARIE43's Photo CHRISSYMARIE43 Posts: 240
2/16/14 3:19 P

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I know!!! I have sent them an email asking that they PLEASE partner with Sparkpeople!!!

Chrissy
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(just north of Pittsburgh)

“Eating crappy food isn't a reward -- it's a punishment.”
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ATHLETIKATE's Photo ATHLETIKATE Posts: 669
2/16/14 3:16 P

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I LOVE mine too - have been using it since around Christmas and my surprising fave feature is the sleep tracking! Would love to see it sync with Spark!

~*Kate*~

I refuse to lower my standards to accommodate those who refuse to raise theirs. -Steve Gamlin


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CHRISSYMARIE43's Photo CHRISSYMARIE43 Posts: 240
1/9/14 1:31 P

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I LOVE LOVE LOVE my misfit shine!!! I wish they would hurry up and get it to sync with other apps/sites like SP and Lose it!

Chrissy
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(just north of Pittsburgh)

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FITNIX Posts: 18
12/31/13 9:43 P

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I just got my shine a few days ago and absolutely love it so far. I had the fitbit one and was always forgetting it when I would change clothes or when I would need to plug it in to charge. So far, I have been wearing it on my wrist (have the leather band coming in the mail) and it seems to work great. I love that it can be worn in the shower and that it syncs with my phone through blue tooth.
What really drove me to purchase this particular one is that it is waterproof and apparently can be worn while swimming. I have also worn it while biking (clipping it to my shoe).
It's super easy to tag activities/sleep (triple tap to start and then somehow it magically knows when you've stopped :)) and very easy to check progress (double tap to see lights light up or sync with your phone to get exact steps/ points for the day.
By far this is the most beautiful of all the trackers.

Over all, I'm a huge fan.

If you want to link in the community, my user name is "FitNix"



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MILLYGRACE's Photo MILLYGRACE Posts: 80
12/15/13 12:08 P

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Just bumping!

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12/10/13 7:17 P

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Artisgal, or anyone else, if you're interested in "friending" me on the Shine, my user name is "justmary"

When I had a fitbit, there was a huge thread of fitbit users you could add as friends, and it was great to have a little extra motivation.

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12/3/13 2:53 A

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I need to check out this gadget.

Janie Garcia Moreno

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12/2/13 6:54 P

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I have never heard of this new gadget.....going to look it up right now. Thanks for posting.



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ARISTIGAL's Photo ARISTIGAL Posts: 21
12/2/13 1:40 P

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So far so good. Got mine this weekend and I'm really liking it. I love that it's a little more discreet than some of the others and I'm excited to see what features will be added next. Who has experimented with different placements? So far it seems to be doing well on my wrist. I want to be careful not to get too caught up and maximizing my readings because I want to be accurate even if that means getting a little less credit. I am still using the fitness tracker for weight training and I am entering my activity but the shine really makes getting accurate time easy. I can't wait until they start offering to track other activities.



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MILLYGRACE's Photo MILLYGRACE Posts: 80
11/27/13 3:41 P

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It's actually really cool. I had a Fitbit One, but didn't like that I had to clip it on. I've really liked the Shine, except for the lack of community around it like Fitbit has. So I'm really excited that they finally added it! It really helps to keep me motivated, and I've definitely been slacking, so this is perfect timing.

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11/27/13 3:34 P



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I had never heard of this so looked up the 'shine' monitor...it looks way cool and love the features and look, plus it measures sleep and can be worn emoticon in the water. When my BodyMedia fit wears out I will look into this option.
Thanks!!

"Learn from nature: See how everything gets accomplished and how the miracle of life unfolds without dissatisfaction or unhappiness."
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MILLYGRACE's Photo MILLYGRACE Posts: 80
11/27/13 3:08 P

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Hey, I'm bumping this thread because Misfit finally added a social community aspect. Woohoo! I'm so excited! Now, who else has one? I need some friends!!!!

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8/14/13 8:29 P

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I just got mine this weekend, still getting used to it. I'm a little bummed that there's no online community for it yet, like there is for the Fitbit, but I love the design. Just wanted to see if there was anyone else out there using it!


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