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Withings To Join Nokia For An Announcement At MWC 2017

02/22/2017, With the acquisition of Withings, it is clear that Nokia is no longer interested in being all about smartphones. For those unfamiliar, Withings is a company creates smart and connected devices for the home, such as a connected weighing scale, smart...

Samsung Files Trademark For ‘Gear Fit Pro’

01/27/2017, In terms of fitness trackers, Samsung has the Gear Fit 2. However it is possible that Samsung could have another fitness tracker in the works. In a recent sighting by Galaxyclub.nl (via SamMobile), the company has filed for a trademark for the name...

Samsung Launches An App To Help The Colorblind

01/20/2017, For those who are colorblind, they see the world differently than the rest of us. For example certain colors show up as different colors, which can be dangerous if you’re trying to identify medicine, food, or traffic lights. Not only is this dangerous,...

Researchers Develop A ‘Soft Robot’ That Helps Your Heart Beat

01/19/2017, We’ve seen how robots can be used in factories to automate tasks and lift heavy objects. We’ve also seen how it can be used to help humans move parts of their bodies that they can’t. We’ve also seen robots being used to educate kids on coding, so...

Your Smartwatch Can Tell When You’re About To Fall Sick

01/16/2017, Smartwatches are great for tracking your fitness, like your heart rate, how many steps you’ve walked, the number of calories you’ve burnt, distance you’ve run, and so on. However it seems that thanks to all the sensors built into smartwatches, they...

Samsung To Focus More On Wearables Than Robots

01/12/2017, One of the promises LG made ahead of CES 2017 is that they would be using the event to show off more of their robots, and sure enough they did. However amidst the rush of companies to show off their robotics technology, one company was oddly missing:...

Scientists Use Salmonella To Treat Brain Tumors

01/11/2017, Science is amazing because sometimes what was previously thought to be dangerous or bad can be turned into something useful or good. Take salmonella for example, a bacterial disease that is typically associated with eating undercooked or raw food such as...

FDA Warns That Some Pacemakers Can Be Hacked

01/09/2017, As our gadgets become increasingly connected, it does help make things more convenient, but at the same time it also means that there are more things in our lives that can be hacked. While a hacked smart thermostat might be considered annoying, a hacked...

Fitbit Announces New Community Features

01/08/2017, It has been suggested that one of the ways to stay motivated when it comes to getting in shape or archiving your body goals is by being held accountable to someone else. This is why exercising with a friend or a group of friends can sometimes be a good...

Google Calendar Can Now Track Your Fitness Goals

01/06/2017, It’s the start of the new year and you know what means – plenty of people making resolutions to get fit! If that’s your goal of 2017 as well, then maybe keeping track of those goals might be a good idea, and the good news is that the folks at...

Piq’s Robot Blue Wearable Will Help Improve Your Boxing

01/05/2017, [CES 2017] When it comes to wearables, a lot of devices out there seems to be more focused on running. However if you’re looking to give your boxing workout a hi-tech advantage, you’re in luck as Piq and Everlast have teamed up to create the Piq Robot...

BACtrack Skyn Lets Your Apple Watch Detect How Drunk You Are

01/05/2017, [CES 2017] BACtrack is a company that some of you guys might be familiar with as they are the ones who make portable breathalyzer devices. This is ideal if you’re going out for drinks and you want to find out if you’re within the legal limits of...

ReNu Is A ‘Stress Intervention Technology’ Kit

01/04/2017, [CES 2017] There are a lot of things that can stress us out, whether it be a deadline that we’re rushing, relationship problems, issues at work, upcoming exams, and so on. There are plenty of ways to relax, but if you’re looking for a hi-tech...