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Can Sweatcoin, a hot fitness app, keep you off the couch?

A screen from the fitness app Sweatcoin, in London, Dec. 28, 2017. SweatcoinÕs popularity began to spike last summer. By early September, it had become the most downloaded health and fitness application in the United States on the iOS and Google Play stores combined. (Andrew Testa/The New York Times)

Tech review: Sweatcoin has become the most downloaded health and fitness application in the United States on the iOS and Google Play stores combined. But a reviewer finds it’s unpredictable and seems to cheapen important experiences.

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