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This Electric Cap Helps Brain Cancer Patients Live Longer

04/04/2017, While science has yet to figure out a way to completely beat cancer once and for all, technology has indeed come a long way and a company by the name of Novocure has come up with a device called the Optune, which is an electric cap that when worn by...

Garmin Forerunner 935 Is Aimed At The Serious Athlete

03/29/2017, Garmin’s interest in the wearable scene isn’t new, and in fact the company has actually been releasing various fitness trackers and devices before just about every OEM decided to hop on board the bandwagon. That being said, the company is back with...

Adidas Launches Its ‘All Day’ Fitness App

03/29/2017, Adidas is a company known for their sport and casual wear, but it looks like the company is expanding their offerings as they have recently launched an app called “All Day” which is basically a fitness app that is aimed at women. The app is currently...

This Smartphone App Might Be Able To Measure Sperm Count

03/24/2017, Our smartphones are basically tiny computers that live inside of our pockets. They let us communicate with the world, control our smart home appliances, play games, enjoy virtual worlds, so it really doesn’t come as a surprise that it could also be used...

Researchers Use Facial Recognition To Detect Rare Genetic Disease

03/24/2017, When you think of facial recognition technology, you might think of it as being used for security purposes, or for tracking purposes where it can help identify criminals in videos and photos and what not. However it seems that recently a group of...

Apple Patent Hints At AirPods Being Used For Health Tracking

03/16/2017, Headphones and gyms are two things that typically go together simply because a lot of people want to drown out the outside world and focus on getting into their “zone”. Now headphones can be more than just devices to deliver our music, as we have seen...

Polar H10 Heart Rate Monitor Now Available For Purchase

03/15/2017, One of the benefits of a smartwatch is that it solves one of the problems when it comes to measuring one’s biometrics during a workout, and that is your heart rate. Prior to this, users had to rely on other devices such as a chest straps which isn’t...

Fitness Studio In The UK Emphasizes Use Of Wearables

03/10/2017, Wearable technology is currently a very popular device used by those who exercise. Whether you use it for running, weight training, swimming, there is bound to be a wearable for it. For the most part wearables are a personal thing, but over in the UK, a...

Jawbone Denies That They Are ‘Abandoning’ Their Customers

03/07/2017, For a while in the fitness tracking world, pretty much two companies were at the forefront battling it out with each other: Jawbone and Fitbit, although admittedly in recent times Fitbit has managed to pull ahead of the competition. In fact earlier this...

Fitbit Announces Their Latest Alta HR Fitness Tracker

03/06/2017, About a week ago it was leaked that Fitbit had a new fitness tracker in the works called the Fitbit Alta HR. Basically this seemed to be a slightly upgraded version of the current Fitbit Alta and the “HR” designation indication that it would come with...

Major League Baseball Approves Wearable That Can Be Used In Games

03/06/2017, In the past tracking the performance of athletes was a bit more complicated and harder than it is today. This is because today wearables have become a lot more accurate, a lot more accessible, and also a lot more affordable, which means that outfitting a...

Panasonic’s New Camera Tech Can ‘Read’ Your Heart Rate

02/28/2017, When it comes to measuring heart rate, usually the person getting measured will be required to wear some kind of attachment to their body. Whether it be more specialized equipment you find at hospitals, or a smartwatch that comes with a heart rate...

Fitbit Alta HR Could Be The Company’s Next Fitness Tracker

02/27/2017, If you’re looking forward to seeing what kind of new wearables Fitbit might be putting out next, especially after Fitbit’s acquisition spree that saw them snap up companies such as Pebble and smartwatch maker Vector, you might be interested to learn...