Articles from November 2009



Apparently only women run

So I’m on the verge of getting my hands on a Droid and I was scoping out the applications I can use for tracking my cycling with that device.  One that comes up quite a bit is CardioTrainer from Work Smart Labs.  The reviews of the app seem good, but something stuck out when I looked at their website.  Specifically the picture there:

So what the hell – apparent 3 times the number of women run as compared to men?  And the men are always in the lead?  Oh yea, and 66% of the women run with strollers.  I’m generally not one to identify reasons to be offended by advertising, but this one seems kinda, well, too obvious to ignore to me.