IDC wearables forecast Q3 2018

IDC: Global shipments of wearables hit 32M units in Q3 2018

New products from Fitbit, Garmin and Huawei helped propel the basic wearables category, and so did the growing demand in markets across Asia/Pacific.
Apple Watch ECG

The upcoming watchOS 5.1.2 update to enable ECG functionality

Announced as one of key features of Apple Watch Series 4, the ECG functionality will be released by the end of the year as part of the next software update.
Withings Pulse HR

Withings Pulse HR fitness tracker unveiled

The fitness tracker comes with connected GPS, integrated heart rate reader, and a battery life of up to 20 days; it's now up for pre-order for $129.95.
Fitbit homepage

Fitbit Q3 2018 results: 3.5M devices sold, $394M in revenue

When it comes to the fourth quarter, Fitbit expects revenues to be greater than $560 million, with device sales down and a higher average selling price.
Garmin wearables

Garmin, Fitabase to work together on deep analysis of wearable data

Fitabase has worked with over 150 academic and clinical institutions worldwide on over 500 studies with one singular goal: better research, better results.
Misfit Vapor 2 - 2 sizes

Misfit Vapor 2 unveiled: Wear OS smartwatch that comes in two sizes

The company's second smartwatch is available in two versions, 41mm and 46mm, to be more accessible to people of all wrist sizes.

Triple W brings its wearable incontinence device DFree to the US

DFree enables people with bladder control issues to have a convenient and cost-effective alternative to disposable diapers or pads and medications.
Huawei Watch GT and Band 3 Pro smart wearables

Huawei Watch GT and Band 3 Pro smart wearables unveiled

The Chinese company's latest devices don't run Google's Wear OS but Huawei's own platform for wearable devices.
Withings device FCC document

Withings Pulse HR coming soon?

The still unannounced device has been caught at the FCC though at this time it is unknown when or even whether it will be unveiled.
Withings Steel HR Sport

Withings Steel HR Sport is a fancy hybrid watch with GPS, VO2 Max tracking

After being bought back from Nokia, Withings is making a comeback with a fancy wearable for the mass market.