Garmin pregnancy tracking

Garmin adds pregnancy tracking feature to its smartwatches

Women can easily transition from logging their periods and understanding their cycle to tracking the pregnancy and keeping track of what matters.
Apple Watch Series 6

Apple announces Watch Series 6, Watch SE, Fitness+ and more

The brand-new Series 6 will ship with SpO2 and V02 Max tracking; Apple also launched three new studies and partnership with Singapore...
Apple Watch

iOS 14 to support Sp02, sleep tracking on Apple Watch?

Also, the future update to the Apple Watch's ECG feature could address inconclusive readings for heart rates between 100 and 120 beats per minute.
wearables

IDC: 336.5M wearable devices shipped in 2019

The worldwide market for wearable devices grew 82.3% in the fourth quarter of 2019 (4Q19), reaching a new high of 118.9 million devices shipped.
Wear OS

Google working to add new health features to Wear OS

The survey running through the Google User Experience Research program is asking participants for feedback on up and coming health tracking capabilities.
Lively Wearable2

Best Buy launches Lively Wearable2 and new mobile app

The new Lively app gives older adults one-touch access to urgent response services via their smartphone, quickly connecting to help if an emergency occurs.
IDC: Apple dominated the wearables market in Q3 2019

IDC: Apple dominated the wearables market in Q3 2019

Worldwide wearables shipments surge 94.6% in the quarter led by the hearables market.
Sleeprate

Sleeprate, Garmin team-up to help users train and sleep better

As a result of the deal, users will get a deeper and more accurate look at how physical performance and sleep are related.
Fitbit OS 4.1

FitbitOS 4.1 announced, coming in early December

The new OS includes improved heart rate tracking, enriched always-on display mode for Versa 2, smart wake and more functionality right from your wrist.
health wearables

GlobalData: $54B wearable tech industry offers immense opportunity for healthcare by 2023

Wearables have the greatest potential in healthcare to address spiraling healthcare costs, aging populations, and the burden of chronic disease.