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Apple Watch Can Be Used To Detect Sleep Apnea & Hypertension

11/13/2017, The Apple Watch, when launched, was initially marketed as a device that was sort of an extension of the iPhone, where users could send/receive emails, messages, receive notifications from news apps, play music, and also use it as a fitness device thanks...

Nokia Steel Limited Edition Smartwatches Launched

11/06/2017, The downside to most smartwatches these days is its battery life, where for the most part, users would have to charge their devices everyday or every other day. This is why hybrid smartwatches, like the Withings Activite Steel, proved to be a decent...

Virtual Reality Could Be Used To Treat Phantom Pain

11/05/2017, Right off the bat, virtual reality (VR) tech seems like a great tool for entertainment purposes, like watching movies, playing games, and so on. However it seems that scientists over at the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne have discovered that...


China Testing Out Replacing Pharmacists With Robots

11/01/2017, In this day and age where speed, precision, and efficiency are highly valued, which is why it doesn’t come as a surprise to see robots start finding their way into more industries. We’ve seen how robots are taking over factory jobs, but soon it is...

Cancer Discovered In Throat Using An iPhone-Connected Ultrasound

10/29/2017, It used to be that back in the day, huge and expensive and specialized medical equipment was needed in order to detect and look for various health issues. While that is still true today, a lot of medical technology has since been shrunken down and can be...

Insurer Offers Apple Watch For $25…But With A Catch

10/23/2017, The Apple Watch isn’t necessarily expensive, although it is admittedly more pricey than other fitness trackers and smartwatches in the market today. However how would you like to be able to purchase it for just $25? If this sounds like great news, then...

Apple Watch Reportedly Helped Detect Lung Blood Clot

10/16/2017, Our smartwatches and fitness bands have been designed to keep track of certain biometrics, like calories burned, distance walked, and even our heart rate. However sometimes it seems that our wearables can detect more than we give it credit for, like in...

Panasonic’s CaloRieco Will Count Your Food’s Calories

10/04/2017, [CEATEC 2017] If you’re trying to go on a diet, whether it is to gain muscle or to lose fat, taking into account the calories you take is essential. There are apps out there that help you keep track, and for the most part most food makers offer up the...

Researchers Develop Smart Tattoo That Can Track Your Health

10/02/2017, Devices like smartwatches, fitness trackers, and heart rate chest straps are designed to collect biometric data on the user, like their heart rate, distance traveled, calories burnt, and so on. However the problem with current wearables is that they need...

Garmin & Disney Team Up For The Vivofit Jr. 2 Fitness Tracker

09/28/2017, Back in the day gadgets like phones and pagers and computers were mostly seen as devices used by adults. However in this day and age, it is increasingly common to find kids with their own smartphones, or parents giving children tablets to play with at the...

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Updated With Continuous Heart Rate Monitoring

09/28/2017, Monitoring your heart rate is something that a lot of wearables offer their users these days. However if features like continuous heart rate monitoring is something that you’re after, then you might be interested to learn that Samsung has recently...