Exercise bike streams live gym classes into owners’ homes

While home exercise bikes can be useful when owners don’t feel like heading all the way to the gym, they don’t really offer the same kind of personal training and encouragement that gym classes do. The Velo-1 has gone some way to incentivize exercise outside of the gym by using riders’ smartphones add fitness tracking features to real bikes, but now the Peloton exercise machine offers live streaming of spinning classes through an on-board Android tablet.