Withings Is Back With The Steel HR Sport Smartwatch

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 Finally Sells Its Digital Health Division Back To Withings Co-Founder

Nokia acquired French digital health company Withings in June last year 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 […]


Nokia Could Sell Health Division Back To Withings Co-Founder Éric Carreel

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 […]


Google Reportedly Looking To Acquire Nokia’s Health Division

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.


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Nokia Sees No Place At Home For ‘Struggling’ 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.


Nokia Could Possibly Sell Its 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 Rebrands Withings Entirely, Launches Two New Products

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 […]


Nokia Will Slap Its Name On Withings Products This Year

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 […]


Withings To Join Nokia For An Announcement At MWC 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 thermometers, and let’s not forget smartwatches as well.


L’Oreal Unveils The ‘Smart’ Kérastase Hair Coach

[CES 2017] A hair brush is pretty straightforward, right? You just run it through your hair, smoothen out the tangles, and basically try to make yourself look more presentable. However it seems that in a world of increasingly “smart” devices, L’Oreal has decided to reinvent the wheel, or the brush rather, by announcing the Kérastase Hair Coach.


Apple Pulls Withings Accessories From Its Stores After Nokia Lawsuit

As you might have heard, Apple and Nokia appear to be ready to go into an epic legal battle and it looks like Withings has been caught in the middle of it. It seems that according to reports, Apple has pretty much pulled all of Withings’ accessories from the Apple Online Store following the lawsuit with Nokia.


Holiday Gift Guide for Fitness (2016)

It’s almost the end of the year which means that it will soon be the New Year, which means that it’s time for New Year Resolutions again. If one of your New Year Resolutions is to be healthy, to lose weight, to build muscles, or to train for some sporting event, these are a list of gadgets that would make the perfect gift for yourself, or someone you know. Alternatively […]


Ubergizmo’s Best of IFA 2016

After two very intense “Press Days”, all the major products at the IFA trade show in Berlin/Germany have been announced, looked at and covered. The best technology companies in the world took their best shot at demonstrating the value of their new products, and many are impressive, but we think that there are ten that are above all others, the Best of IFA 2016, Here they are, in no particular […]


Withings Steel HR Is The First Normal Watch With Heart Rate Monitoring

Withings – which is now a part of Nokia – has always made activity tracking wearable devices that don’t look like normal smartwatches or fitness bands. Its products have always looked similar to traditional watches and nothing stays true to that tradition than its new Withings Steel HR. Withings says that this is the first analog watch that features heart rate monitoring.