May 8, 2013
Windows Phone Central | Rich Edmonds
Mindbloom (www.mindbloom.com) has released its first Windows Phone app. Titled Juice, the app is an interactive energy tracker to help consumers maintain a healthy lifestyle. While it’s not for those who are serious about fitness (there are other solutions for such activities and training – look back at our Mobile Nations Fitness Month for more), Juice will certainly cater for those who are interested in how to improve general health. Read this article.
January 28, 2013
Mashable | Jill Krasny
Juice was the clear winner of the experiment
At 8 a.m. my smartphone alarm goes off, nearly jolting me out of bed. It displays a short message: “Aim for 30 minutes of exercise today.” Craving another hour of sleep, I duck under the covers, but immediately that thought is replaced by another: “You know, this app actually has a point.” Five minutes later, I’m in my sneakers and out the door.
Juice is one of the apps I downloaded as part of my three-week long experiment to see if my smartphone could help me change my bad habits. I wanted to be fitter, more energetic and more social. I also wanted to eat better and stop spacing out on what I wanted to see at the movies. Read this article.
January 14, 2013
Diets In Review.com | Samantha Bandasack
…Juice is a fun app to help you connect the dots between your daily habits and personal energy levels. Use Juice for seven days, record daily energy levels, then start making connections between sleep, nutrition, and exercise. Juice gives a personalized assessment with tips for feeling more energized. The more you use the app the more you learn about yourself and become more familiar with your body. You can also record other daily habits by adding categories like stress, life balance, and mood. Ditch the energy drinks and download Juice instead! Cost: Free… Read this article.
December 31, 2012
About.com | Melanie Pinola
There are lots of great apps for setting and tracking your goals or managing your tasks. If you want a more holistic view of the changes you want to see across all areas of your life, give the Mindbloom Life Game a try.
It’s a fun and free web “game” to “grow the life you want” across your career, health, relationships, finances, creativity, and spirituality. All it takes is a few minutes to set up the areas of your life you want to focus on and grow that metaphorical tree of your life with suggested actions. Read this article.
January 3, 2013
appPicker | Christine Pamintuan
Bloom* – “For some parents, they need a little inspiration to get them through the day. Bloom will give you some inspirational quotes and other features to hel motivate you through your busy day…” Read the article.
December 29, 2012
StarTribune (originating from Washington Post)
Several smartphone applications aim to track your behaviors, encourage better habits and generally improve well-being…
Juice: The self-proclaimed “World’s Funnest Energy Tracker” really is fun. The cartoony interface helps keep tabs on your sleep, exercise and nutrition. Were you an “awful” eater today? Tap the plate of junk food. Daily tips aim to boost results over time (free, for the iPhone)….Read this article.
December 26, 2012
GigaOm | Ki Mae Heussner
It’s easier said than done to stick to New Year’s resolutions for getting more sleep, exercising regularly or undertaking any other health-related routine. But a growing set of apps help people improve habits through activity tracking, design and networking with communities of peers or experts. Read this article featuring Mindbloom’s Juice and bloom*!
December 17, 2012
148 Apps | David Rabinowitz
Juice is a really unique and simple health and wellness app that helps users track their energy level throughout the day in hopes of identifying things that could be depleting one’s energy level. The app will even go one step further and recommend ways to improve a user’s energy level. Read this article.
December 14, 2012
Total Apps | Angelina Roberts
…This is an excellent little app for anyone who needs a little kick in their life. If you find that you often lack energy and you rely a bit too much on coffee or energy drinks then this is the app for you. With all of its tips aimed at improving your health, it can help you find more natural ways of perking up and staying alert, which ultimately last longer than caffeine and have no comedown afterwards. Easy to use, nice to look at and helpful overall, this is a fun way to improve your health. Read this article.
December 13, 2012
US News & World Reports | Keri Gans, R.D.
…JUICE is a fun, easy-to-use energy and activity tracker that helps connect the dots between your daily routine and how energetic you feel. Keeping track of your sleeping, diet, and exercise habits, for example, helps you identify and change the behaviors that zap your energy. Unlike other health apps that require so much time and effort to use, JUICE is simple and can be completed in under a minute a day. There are many great tips from health experts (including 20 that I created) that can be scheduled as reminders throughout the day… Read the rest of the article.