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Fitbit wearable data to be analyzed for Covid-19 efforts

The Covid-19 has definitely changed the world in many ways. It’s mostly negative but many people have become grateful because the situation allowed them to be with their loved ones, do things they’ve been wanting to do at home, or simply just be in one place at peace for a long time. We don’t know […]

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Garmin Quatix 6 Marine GPS watch out with specialized features

Garmin has always been a name known for its GPS and fitness trackers. The company now comes up with smartwatches that are mainly focused on health. The last one we remember featuring was the Garmin MARQ Commander. It was introduced back in December as a new luxury tool smartwatch. The wearable device now gets a […]

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Why we should actively prevent hearing loss

Everyone likes saving money, but not everyone knows how to. Well, preventing hearing loss can save billions of dollars globally if measures are earnestly implemented—that’s right, millions, but with a “B.” Combating hearing loss as soon as possible not only improves the lives of individuals but also benefits society at large. I implore you to […]

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Health Records Firm Epic and About 60 Client Hospitals Object to Data Sharing Rules Supported by Apple

Health records firm Epic Systems and some 60 client hospitals are objecting to a proposed U.S. government policy that would make it easier for patients to share medical records data with apps, an initiative supported by Apple and other tech companies (via CNBC).Proposed by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in 2019, the […]

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SUUNTO 7 offers dozens of sports modes, fitness tracking

The smartwatch game maybe stagnant the past few years but we believe the models of wearable devices are becoming more advanced than ever. As for Suunto, this is the first time we’re learning about a smartwatch from the brand. The Suunto 7 is a new watch that offers sports features that can be managed via […]

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Withings ScanWatch can detect sleep apnea, irregular heart rate

Around the same time last year, Withings released new products including a portable BPM-measuring device, a medical armband wearable device, and a hybrid analog watch. This time, a new wearable is out that does other extraordinary things. The new Withings ScanWatch is said to detect sleep apnea and irregular heart rate (AFib). Now that is […]

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Patent Describes Apple Watch Feature for Improving Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease Symptoms

A newly unearthed patent reveals that Apple is exploring how a future Apple Watch could help doctors monitor the symptoms of Parkinson’s patients. Spotted by AppleInsider, “Passive Tracking of Dyskinesia/Tremor Symptoms” describes the use of special sensors in a proposed ‌Apple Watch‌ medical feature and the reasoning behind it. “There are an estimated 600,000 to […]

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Google set to acquire Fitbit, to enter the fitness tracking game

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is poised to acquire Fitbit. The company is said to have offered to buy the wearable device maker in an effort to improve on its smartwatch game. There is no official announcement yet but we won’t be surprised if Fitbit gives in to the deal. Google hasn’t really ventured into the […]

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New Garmin GPS, fitness smartwatches announced in IFA Berlin

After the Fenix 6 GPS multisport smartwatch, Garmin is introducing more wearable products. There’s the Venu GPS smartwatch, Garmin vívoactive 4 and vívoactive 4S GPS smartwatches, Vivomove series, and the Garmin Marvel Legacy Hero Series. All new smartwatches have been unveiled at the IFA 2019 in Berlin, Germany. The tech event is Garmin’s launching pad […]

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