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Wearable heart rate monitor vary by activity

Heart Rate Measurements of Wearables Vary by Activity, Not Skin Tone, Duke Study Reveals

Engineers at Duke University have shown that while different wearable technologies, like smart watches and fitness trackers, can accurately measure heart rate across a variety of skin tones, the accuracy between devices begins to vary wildly when they measure heart rate during different types of everyday activities. Read more Circular launches a wellness smart ring […]
Onera sleep apnea patch

Onera Bioimpedance Patch Uses Artificial Intelligence to Detect Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is a potentially serious sleep disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts. People suffering from sleep apnea wake up multiple times every night. If you snore loudly and feel tired even after a full night’s sleep, you might have sleep apnea. Close to one billion people around the world suffer from this […]
Withings ScanWatch

Withings Launches New ‘ScanWatch’ with ECG and Sleep Apnea Detection at the CES 2020

At the CES 2020, French digital health firm Withings unveiled multiple wearables, which include the company’s new smartwatch that can take ECG, detect sleep apnea and boasts an estimated 12 months of battery life. Read more Withings Launches Two New iPhone-Connected Blood Pressure Monitors Dubbed ScanWatch, the new smartwatch comes with a PPG sensor, which […]
CES 2020 wearables

Breakthrough Wearables Revealed at CES 2020

This year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) just kicked off at Las Vegas with more than 4,400 companies exhibiting consumer technology hardware, content, technology delivery systems and more. Like each year, numerous companies will showcase wearable devices at the CES 2020. Our WT | Wearable Technologies team is on the show floor to bring you all […]
Chronolife Frost and Sullivan Award

Chronolife Receives Frost & Sullivan’s 2019 Global Visionary Innovation Leadership Award

Chronolife, a pioneer in the wearable biometrics space, received 2019 Global Visionary Innovation Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan. Chronolife’s AI-powered T-shirt-based platform captures biometrics to track chronic conditions such as heart disease. With a state-of-the-art algorithm that captures multiple medical-grade parameters, it generates contextualized, accurate, and relevant biometrics critical to leveraging the cost-saving and […]
Sleeprate Garmin partnership

Garmin, Sleeprate Partnership will Help Consumers Train and Sleep Better

Smartwatch maker Garmin and leading sleep platform Sleeprate announced partnership to deliver the first mobile self-help sleep assessment and improvement program that aims to help consumers sleep better, track their recovery, and optimize workouts. Read more EverSleep Helps You Sleep Better by Monitoring Your Sleep, Snoring and Oxygen Saturation Under the collaboration, Sleeprate will use […]