Slate's Farhad Manjoo, with the help of his trusty hand-model sidekick, reviews a social-media app that gets you into shape in this episode of Killer Apps.
If you’d like to try Fitocracy, follow this link for an invitation. The invite code is SLATE.
After you’ve watched this, watch Farhad review a desk that lets you sit or stand while you work.
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I Bought the Huge iPhone. I’m Already Thinking of Returning It.
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Lifetime Didn’t Think the Steubenville Rape Case Was Dramatic Enough
So they added a little self-immolation.
Two Damn Good, Very Different Movies About Soldiers Returning From War
The Most Terrifying Thing About Ebola
The disease threatens humanity by preying on humanity.