Just like a smartphone, everyone wants to have a smartwatch as another essential gadget.However, for some – smartwatches seem much more expensive than what they offer.But, recently, the features and specifications that we get on a smartwatch (say, Apple Watch) – it is tough to ignore its value. With more features offered, they prove to be an essential companion to our smartphones.At CES, 2020 – Withings unveiled ScanWatch, a hybrid […]
The bulk of smartwatches out there typically rely on digital watch faces. This means that in terms of customization, in theory there would be endless combinations to choose form. However, devices like Withings are less customizable due to the use of a analog watch face, but the company wants to change that.
According to the statistics, about 22 million people in the US suffer from sleep apnea. It’s not something that you might know you have, but if you usually find yourself waking up feeling more tired despite having 8 hours of sleep (or more), there is a chance that sleep apnea could be the reason.
#CES2019 – Withings is known for their health-related products, whether it be a watch that can track your fitness, a weighing scale that can analyze your body composition, or a sleep tracker. Now if you’re someone who needs to or wants to keep track of their body’s vitals from the comfort of their own home, then you might be interested to learn that the company has announced the BPM Core.
#CES2019 – Wearable ECGs that are available for purchase by customers isn’t exactly new. However with the launch of the Apple Watch Series 4, Apple was probably the first company in the world to integrate an ECG into a smartwatch, but it looks like the competition is catching up pretty fast.
A lot of smartwatches don’t have particularly good battery life, thanks to its large-ish displays which we expect probably contributes to its battery drain. If you want a wearable that focuses on fitness, then fitness trackers might be a better solution as they tend to offer up better battery life, and Withings might have something for you.
While many smartwatch makers out there were touting the displays on their devices, Withings made a name for themselves for creating smart wearables that could easily blend in with our daily outfits and not stand out too much. Now after having changed hands again when Nokia sold the company back to its co-founder, they have since launched a new smartwatch.
Nokia acquired French digital health company Withings in June 2016 and it then became a part of the Finnish company and was rebranded as Nokia Health. The company has struggled to find a direction for its digital health division since then but to no avail. It then decided to sell it and reports suggested that Nokia may end up selling the division back to Withings co-founder and former chairman Éric […]
Nokia announced back in April 2016 that it intended to acquire French digital health company Withings and it closed the deal a year later in June 2017. That’s when Withings became a part of the Finnish company and was then known as Nokia Health. Less than a year after the deal was closed, Nokia hasn’t been able to find a direction for its health division and has been trying to […]
Last year Nokia acquired Withings but fast forward a year later, it seems that Nokia might have second guessed that acquisition as the company announced that they were considering selling off its health division (Withings included). A leaked memo also revealed that the company did not see a path for its digital health business.
Nokia recently announced that it has put its digital health business under strategic review. That means Nokia is considering its options which may or may not include the division being shut down or being sold to another company. A leaked memo from the company reveals that Nokia doesn’t see a place at home for its “struggling” digital health business.
Withings, the French wearables company, was acquired by Nokia last year after the company announced its intention to buy Withings in 2016. It joined the company and came to be known as Nokia Health. The new division came out with new products one of which was the Nokia Sleep that we saw at CES 2018 in January. However, Nokia could possibly end up selling its Digital Health business because the […]
Nokia acquired Withings quite a while back and the company announced at the Mobile World Congress 2017 earlier this year in February that it would rebrand Withings’ connected health devices under its own brand. Nokia has completed the rebranding effort today. All Withings connected health products will now be sold under the Nokia banner. To drive that point home, Nokia today launched two new smart health devices that carry its […]
Several interesting announcements have been made today at the Nokia press conference which is taking place in Barcelona as part of the Mobile World Congress 2017. Some of you might be aware that Nokia acquired Withings back in June last year for $191 million. The company’s products include fitness wearable devices, smartwatches, thermometers, connected scales, and more. It was confirmed during Nokia’s press conference today that the company is going […]