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Withings Thermo Smart Thermometer Is Now Available

07/19/2016, Earlier this year during CES 2016, Withings unveiled the Thermo. This is a smart thermometer with built-in WiFi that basically takes your regular thermometer and gives it additional features and capabilities. For those wondering when it will be available...

Apparently Playing Pokemon GO Is Beneficial For Your Mental Health

07/13/2016, Some argue that playing too much video games is bad for your health. We suppose we can understand where they come from as video games can cause us to veg out on our couches or chairs for extended periods of time, and let’s not forget the strain that...

Microsoft Will Be Shutting Xbox Fitness Down

06/27/2016, In case you didn’t know, Microsoft had a feature for the Xbox called Xbox Fitness. Basically it was meant to provide gamers on the Xbox a way to work out, and in some cases it took advantage of the Kinect to track your progress/form. It even came with...

Drones Used To Deliver Abortion Pills In Northern Ireland

06/22/2016, Unlike planes or cars which are easier to detect and stop, drones are great if you’re looking to do something stealthy. For example (while not exactly drones) we’ve seen how some South Koreans have managed to float USB sticks and DVDs to North Korea,...

The BioRing Is A Health Tracker For Your Finger

06/20/2016, The majority of fitness and health related trackers we’ve seen so far are worn either on your wrist, or in some cases, worn strapped across your chest. However if neither of those options are to your liking, you might be interested to learn that there...

Google Can Now Diagnose Your Medical Symptoms Online

06/20/2016, Say one day you’re bathing and you notice a lump on your neck. It could really be anything ranging from a regular pimple, a cyst, or something more worrying like a tumor, so the question is is it serious enough to warrant a trip to the doctor? Sure, you...

iOS 10’s Clock App Comes With A Sleep Analysis Feature

06/14/2016, It goes without saying that sleep is important. Not only does it allow our body to rest, it lets our body heal itself, and it can also help us figure out problems in our subconscious. Now there are several ways to keep track of your sleep, whether it be...

Lenovo Unveils Smart Shoe That Tracks Your Fitness

06/10/2016, It seems that Lenovo is not content with just making smartphones, smartwatches, tablets, and computers. It looks like the company is now looking towards fitness and health-related products because at Lenovo’s Tech World event, the company took the wraps...

Deus Ex Inspired Prosthetics Will Be Launched Next Year

06/09/2016, It seems that we are slowly inching towards a future where cyborgs – part human, part machine – will become a reality. Just last month we reported how the bionic arm from Metal Gear Solid V inspired an actual prosthetic arm that looked and...

Withings Launches A New Smart & Connected Weighing Scale

06/09/2016, Just because you aren’t fat doesn’t mean that you are healthy, just like how some athletes weigh a lot but are considered healthy because they have a low body fat percentage. Basically there’s more to indicate one’s health than just by weight,...

Gear Fit2 Review: Hands-On

06/03/2016, With Gear Fit2, Samsung is releasing a follow-up product that largely improves upon its predecessor and aims to compete fiercely with high profile products from Microsoft and Fitbit. The Gear Fit2 refines the user experience with a much better design,...

This Gunshot-Plugging Device Just Saved Its First Life

05/31/2016, You guys might recall that in 2015, we reported on a device called the Xstat. This is basically a syringe of sorts where upon plugging it into a gunshot wound, would help seal the wound in 20 seconds thanks to the fact that the syringe is pack with tiny...

Jawbone Denies They Are Exiting The Fitness Tracker Market

05/31/2016, Last week it was reported that Jawbone had stopped production of their UP fitness trackers, and that all remaining inventory had been sold off to third-party companies. With such a drastic move, it was easy to assume that this meant that Jawbone was...

Microsoft Band 2’s Discount Extended Until July 9

05/29/2016, Microsoft’s Band 2 wearable has had some success, although given that earlier this year the device was discounted by $75, it would seem to suggest that Microsoft really wants customers to buy the device. Now if you think that maybe you might have missed...