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LUBA using Oura Ring

LUBA Workers’ Comp Using Oura Ring To Explore The Use of Wearables in Workplace

Baton Rouge, Louisiana-based Luba Workers’ Comp is exploring the use of wearable technology in the workplace. Kelli Bondy Troutman, senior vice-president and director of...
Polar Vantage M2 Ignite 2

Polar Launches 2 New Smartwatches – Vantage M2 and Ignite 2

Finnish tech company Polar has launched two new sports smartwatches – the Ignite 2 and Vantage M2 – with more advanced fitness tracking features. Polar...
Oura ring fever detection

Oura Ring Detects Fever, A Common Symptom of COVID-19, Before It Occurs

Wearables can predict the onset of illnesses using longitudinal temperature data even before symptoms appear, according to new research published in the journal Scientific Reports. The study showed that temperature […]
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Finns use smart devices for health data

Finns Enthusiastically Use Smart Devices for Measuring Health Data Compared to Other Europeans

Finland, with a population of only 5.5 million, is very tech-savvy, especially when it comes to measuring health data. A total of 15% of the country’s residents have used smart […]
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Garmin Acquires Firstbeat Analytics

Garmin Acquires Finnish Company Firstbeat Analytics

Garmin announced that it has purchased Firstbeat Technologies’ Firstbeat Analytics, a Finnish company that Garmin relies on to turn data from its wearables into actionable health and performance information. Firstbeat […]
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Empatica E4 migraine study

Wearable Sensor Cannot Accurately Detect Migraine Attacks Beforehand, Reveals Small Finnish Study

A migraine is a moderate or severe headache felt as a throbbing pain on one side of the head. It is a chronic, incapacitating neurovascular disorder. In the United States, […]
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