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Walking is Great for your Health

TweetShareWe all know it, but have you ever tried to sit down to list all the specific reasons WHY walking is good for you? I tried to do this myself and came up with the following: – weight loss –

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IOS Version Now Available

TweetShareThe iOS version of Virtual Walk is now available in the iTunes app store! The iOS version is our best version yet, with improved sliding menus and enhanced user history features. Be one of the first people to download and

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Virtual Walk named “Best Walking App” of 2013 in About.com Reader’s Choice Awards

ShareBy: John Zaccone 3/19/2013 Richmond, VA – The Virtual Walk Android app by Virtual Walk LLC recently won the award for “Best Walking App” in the About.com Reader’s Choice Awards for 2013. This award marks the start of success for

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Virtual Walk wins “Best Walking App” of 2013!

TweetShareThank you to the supporters of Virtual Walk who voted us “Best Walking App” in the About.com Reader’s Choice Awards. The competition took place during the months of February and March where reader’s could vote daily for their favorite app,

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Vote Now for About.com Reader’s Choice Awards!

TweetShareVirtual Walk has the honor of making it to the finals of the About.com Reader’s Choice Awards! It is now up to the readers to get online and cast their vote to determine the best walking app for 2013. Vote

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Walk Store Now Open

TweetShareThe walk store is now open, marking the start of a constantly expanding library of virtual walks. The first edition of the walk store includes: Yellowstone National Park: Yellowstone has over 10,000 thermodynamic features and contains over half the geysers

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New Features: Treadmill Version and New Google Maps

TweetShareTwo great features have been added to the most recently released version of the Virtual Walk Android app. Firstly, by high demand, a treadmill option has been added as an alternative to using GPS. The treadmill version allows users to

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Why use Virtual Walk?

TweetShareThe great thing about Virtual Walk is that… well there are a lot of great things about Virtual Walk! Unlike other GPS walking apps like MapMyWalk or Endomondo, Virtual Walk doesn’t track your location of where you are, but rather

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First Release

TweetShareThe initial idea for Virtual Walk came from a group of people who walk regularly, and to make things more interesting, track their total miles and their progress along a virtual route across the United States. We realized other people

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