August CEO on the smart home of the future – The Verge
16 Jan
2:20

August CEO on the smart home of the future – The Verge

August Verge editor-in-chief Nilay Patel chats with August CEO Jason Johnson about smart locks and the challenges of integrating various technologies within a smart home. They discuss whether every company needs to be a data collection company, and why it’s so difficult to be a hardware company in tech. [embedded […]

Spending on Wearables to Reach $60 Billion by 2023, Says Juniper Research – ECNmag.com
16 Jan
12:11

Spending on Wearables to Reach $60 Billion by 2023, Says Juniper Research – ECNmag.com

Wearable devices such as patient monitors and health trackers are becoming an important part of patient healthcare, according to research from Juniper Research. In a report titled “Digital Health: Disruptor Analysis, Country Readiness & Technology Forecasts 2018-2023, “the firm projects that wearable medical devices will account for $20 billion in […]

Watch your heart: Digital wearable technologies can help monitor your cardio activity – The Phuket News
16 Jan
12:40

Watch your heart: Digital wearable technologies can help monitor your cardio activity – The Phuket News

Launched last September, the Apple Watch Series 4 has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to operate an on-demand electrocardiogram. Though such an advancement could mean a leap forward in personal healthcare, it is still a subject of debate as to whether this incarnation of the […]

FDA Clears Epilepsy Smartwatch for Use in Kids – WebMD
16 Jan
12:22

FDA Clears Epilepsy Smartwatch for Use in Kids – WebMD

Symptoms of Focal Onset Seizures By Megan Brooks Jan. 15, 2019 — The FDA has cleared for marketing the Embrace smartwatch for seizure tracking in children as young as age 6. The Embrace, […]

Smart Home Diary: Repurposing an iPad Air as a home control panel for guest use – 9to5Mac
15 Jan
11:11

Smart Home Diary: Repurposing an iPad Air as a home control panel for guest use – 9to5Mac

I mostly control smart home devices via Siri, and even Steph has become a convert to the idea since we got HomePods. But while both Siri and the Home app make things very simple for us, things are trickier for guests – which is why I decided to put an […]

Wearable devices shipments hit 1.13 million in 2018 Q3 – The Punch
15 Jan
1:10

Wearable devices shipments hit 1.13 million in 2018 Q3 – The Punch

Feyisayo Popoola The International Data Corporation has said shipments of wearable devices in the Middle East, Turkey, and Africa reached 1.13 million units in the third quarter of 2018. According to the latest insights from the IDC, the Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker shows that shipments were up by 77.6 […]

Smartwatch Leak: Samsung Galaxy Watch Sequel Hints Favorite Feature Canceled – Forbes
15 Jan
9:11

Smartwatch Leak: Samsung Galaxy Watch Sequel Hints Favorite Feature Canceled – Forbes

The Samsung Galaxy Watch was released late in 2018, though it was accidentally leaked by Samsung itself, a little before the official launch. Samsung Galaxy Watch with its vivid, colorful display.David Phelan The Korean tech giant has a big event in San Francisco on February 20 and it’s expected to […]

Hampton expands its Array line of smart home products – CNET
15 Jan
8:00

Hampton expands its Array line of smart home products – CNET

Hampton Products had a busy 2018 with the release of the solar-backup-enabled Array by Hampton Connected Door Lock, and this year looks to be even more jam-packed with product announcements and releases. Focused on exterior security, the Array by Hampton line includes door locks, exterior lighting and security lighting, as well […]

Wearable Health Device Market Driven By Tech, Data Mining 01/15/2019 – MediaPost Communications
15 Jan
1:34

Wearable Health Device Market Driven By Tech, Data Mining 01/15/2019 – MediaPost Communications

Health-related gadgets and services featured prominently throughout CES 2019 — for good reason. Wearables — including health trackers and remote patient monitoring devices — are set to become a $20 billion industry by 2023, according to the latest forecast from Juniper Research. Better yet, the growth of assistive “hearables” —or […]

Huami Amazfit Verge smartwatch with 1.3-inch AMOLED display and all day heart rate monitoring launched in India – India TV News
14 Jan
6:00

Huami Amazfit Verge smartwatch with 1.3-inch AMOLED display and all day heart rate monitoring launched in India – India TV News

Image Source : AMAZFIT Huami Amazfit Verge smartwatch with 1.3-inch AMOLED display and all day heart rate monitoring launched in India Huami, the Xiaomi backed wearable tech brand has launched its Amazfit Verge smartwatch in India. It comes with a water-resistant body with IP68 rating as well as continuous heart […]