Look around nearly anywhere and you'll notice people using tech devices are motivation and monitoring for pursuing a healthier lifestyle. There are so many new options that go beyond the typical weights and treadmill route, especially for those looking to use tech to stay on track with those "skinny pants" goals...
Run Personal VisioWeb
Antonio Citterio designed this gem with lots of technological innovation. Elegant design and even internet connectivity. An integrated TV and iPod/iPhone dock is also included. There is no way you are going to get bored while you train anymore! Treadmill speeds of up to 12 mph and reclines to 15% and it's totally plug and play.
Ciclotte Carbon Fiber Bike
Looking like it belongs more inside a display at the museum of modern art, the Ciclotte is an exercise of minimalism at the maximum degree. Finished entirely in carbon fiber, not only this machine is sexy but very futuristic looking, taking away anything that is not needed. Very compact size and ultra light.
Using your body as a giant joystick to control how your character behaves inside the workout "games" The machine has several sensors placed everywhere to gather information and apply the input into the machine and all that is reflected on the big monitor. The machine keeps track of the user's performance, included the calories you are burning.
Wii Fit Plus
An amazing idea from the game console manufacturers. At least if your kids don't wanna go out to exercise, they can stay at home playing this instead. Like they say: "Fun and fitness in one product". Comes with several tools to personalize your training and your exercise routine.