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Withings covid19 lockdown study

We’re Maintaining Our Weight and Sleeping More in Quarantine, Withings’ COVID-19 Lockdown Study Reveals

French digital health firm Withings, better known for its smart scales, has conducted a study to see how COVID-19 lockdowns have affected the health of its users, and the results showed a smaller than expected increase in weight, a global yoga craze and an increase in exercise in some areas of the US. Read more […]
Wearable sensors for step count

Commercial Wearable Sensors Provide Accurate Running Data, Says New Study

Running or jogging is a popular form of physical activity all over the world. The advent of wearable technology is helping people perform this type of exercises by providing step count, monitoring heart rate, SpO2 etc. Runners, clinicians and coaches collect in-field data with wearable sensors to improve performance, avoid injury or return to running […]
Best Fitness Trackers in 2020

The Five Best Fitness Trackers in 2020

Fitness trackers, also known as activity trackers, record our daily steps, track heart rate and even monitor sleeping habits. With similar features as smartwatches, fitness trackers belong to a different category and their popularity is on the rise. From Fitbit, the pioneer in this field to newcomers like Samsung, various companies have deluged the market […]
Future of smartwatches

Smartwatches: Current Trends and Future Outlook

Today, the smartwatch has become synonymous with wearable technology. However, the idea of the smartwatch is nothing new. The world’s first smartwatch was made by Seiko in 1998. Dubbed Ruputer, the watch had a rectangular 2-inches screen and allowed users to play games, look at contact information, and of course, check the time. Smartwatches available […]
Yoga wearables

These Wearables Will Make Your Yoga Practice More Easier and Fun

Wearables, especially with integrated artificial intelligence, is changing the lives of many. Majority of Americans believe technology is vital for managing their health, according to a survey by Accenture. When it comes to yoga, wearable technology is making it easier for the novice to practice this discipline. There are several companies that offer wearables such […]
Solos AirGo

Solos Launches AirGo – Smartglasses Infused with Wellbeing and Fashion

Solos, a tech start-up spun off from US-based Kopin Corporation, is launching new smartglasses infused with wellbeing tech and fashion. AirGo™ is a smart eyewear with fitness and audio functions, but also a novelty for fashionistas who embrace changing. With a pair of detachable smart temples, it allows you to switch your own frames among […]