Android Wear Oreo Update Is Headed to These Smartwatches

Some of the watches that will soon get the Oreo update include the Diesel Full Guard, Emporio Armani Connected, Huawei Watch 2, and Misfit Vapor, among a total of 25 models in the list. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV Gadgets360.com - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch GymKit syncing arrives in exactly one US gym

GymKit syncing on the Apple Watch technically arrived with watchOS 4.1, but there's been one main obstacle to using it: actually finding a gym that supports it. Only one fitness center each in Australia and the UK have enabled it so far, while Ameri... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Google reveals all the Android Wear watches getting Oreo

Google left us in the dark for a bit as to which Android Wear smartwatches are getting Oreo. Thankfully, just a few days after its official arrival, we're getting the lowdown on device upgrades. Aside from the LG Watch Sport, which was spotted with O... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Users Can Now Enrol in Stanford Irregular Heart Rate Study

Apple Watch users are now able to enrol in a new study Apple is conducting with Stanford University School of Medicine. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV Gadgets360.com - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Gets First EKG Reader in AliveCor KardiaBand

It can detect atrial fibrillation, which can increase the risk of stroke and heart disease. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV Gadgets360.com - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Stanford begins irregular heartbeat research using Apple Watch data

Back in September, Apple announced improvements for the heart monitoring features of its Watch. Specifically, Apple wanted the Watch to be able to detect atrial fibrillation (AFib), or irregular heartbeats, in its users, which often has no symptoms a... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro, Gear Sport Launched in India: Price, Specifications

Samsung has launched the Gear Fit2 Pro and Gear Sport in India. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV Gadgets360.com - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

The best smartwatches and fitness trackers to give as gifts

If a plain-Jane fitness tracker seems like too uninspired of a gift, we have some other ideas. You could buy any number of smartwatches that fared well in our tests. Engadget's resident runners also say Garmin Forerunner watches are a good bet for at... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watch Series 3 Review

The new Apple Watch comes to India minus its headline feature but is it still a good buy? Read our review to find out. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV Gadgets360.com - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Fitness Smartwatch With ‘Tap to Pay’ Launched at Rs. 24,990

The new Garmin Vivoactive 3 is priced at Rs. 24,990 and is available to buy from offline as well as online channels. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV Gadgets360.com - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Germany Bans Children’s Smartwatches Over Spying Concerns

The Federal Network Agency said it had already taken action against several firms that sell the watches online but did not name them. SOURCE: RSS Feeds : RSS Feed - NDTV Gadgets360.com - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Garmin’s vivoactive 3 smartwatch can now help you pay for things

Garmin is mostly known for fitness watches, but introduced something with the launch of its new vivoactive 3 smartwatch: Contactless payments. Several months after announcing this new feature would debut with the wearable, the company's Garmin Pay sy... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Germany bans children’s smartwatches over privacy concerns

Germany's telecommunications regulator, the Federal Network Agency, announced a ban today on the sale of kids' smartwatches, the BBC reports, and encouraged parents to destroy the ones they already own. The agency appears to be taking particular issu... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple retakes the top spot in wearable device shipments

It looks like Xiaomi's reign as the wearable device champion was short-lived. Canalys' latest estimates indicate that Apple regained the lead in wearable shipments during the third quarter of the year, shipping 3.9 million smartwatches over the summe... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

DeepHeart AI IDs sleep apnea, hypertension via Apple Watch

Your Apple Watch can tell if you have hypertension or sleep apnea -- with the help of Cardiogram's deep neural network, DeepHeart, that is. The app-maker and the UCSF Health lab have conducted a study proving that wearables can suggest the presence o... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple Watches were crashing when asked about the weather

We hope you didn't ask your shiny new Apple Watch about the weather on November 4th -- you probably got a rude response. Many Series 3 owners reported that their wristwear crashed (specifically, the "springboard" interface restarted) if they asked Si... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Apple watchOS 4.1 delivers phone-free music streaming

For many, the big allure of Apple Watch Series 3 has been the promise of phone-free music streaming on cellular data: you can listen to any song you like while you're out for a run, not just whatever's stored on the watch itself. And now you can see... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung tests Genius Bar-like ‘care centers’ in co-working spaces

If you've ever spent too much time waiting at an Apple Genius Bar to get your gadget fixed, you know that it can be a pretty boring, sterile moment. There just isn't much to do there, besides checking out Apple Watch bands on your wrist, or trying to... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Misfit Vapor Smartwatch

Announced early this year at CES, the Misfit Vapor Smartwatch is finally ready for an official release. The Vapor runs Android Wear 2.0 and has a round 1.39 AMOLED display....Visit Uncrate for the full post. SOURCE: Uncrate - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Life insurer offers members a $25 Apple Watch (if they earn it)

You might have heard of insurers discounting the Apple Watch before, but never quite like this. John Hancock is offering all its Vitality life insurance policy holders (including newcomers) an Apple Watch Series 3 for $25 so long as they use it and r... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Fitbit Ionic review: Good fitness tracker, passable smartwatch

Fitbit's first real smartwatch was the worst kept secret in tech. After months of rumors, leaks and the acquisition of smartwatch pioneer Pebble that all but revealed the company's intentions, Fitbit presented the Ionic to the world. It was a promisi... SOURCE: Engadget RSS Feed - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

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