Fitbit provides sleep insights on Singaporeans at the launch of Versa 2, a new premium, voice-enabled lifestyle smartwatch

 Fitbit has today shared sleep insights on its users globally which showed that Singaporeans, with an average nightly sleep of 7 hours 5 minutes are the third most sleep deprived after Japanese and Indians (who get an average sleep of 6 hours…

Garmin® debuts the fēnix® 5 Plus in Singapore, adds maps, music, and Garmin Pay™ to its popular multisport GPS watch series

SINGAPORE, June 28, 2018 —  Garmin Singapore, today announced the fēnix 5 Plus series, its next generation of GPS multisport watches with built-in routable topographical maps, storage for music playlists, Garmin Pay™ contactless payment solution, and wrist-based Pulse Ox Acclimation1 for blood oxygen…

Fitbit Announces Global Availability of First Wearable for Kids, Fitbit Ace

Fitbit Ace encourages kids and families to stay healthy and active together while allowing parents to safeguard their kids’ privacy and review activity in the new Fitbit family account   SINGAPORE – June 13, 2018 – Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE: FIT) the leading…

Fitbit Introduces Fitbit Versa – the Smartwatch for All, and Fitbit Ace for Kids

Fitbit has announced the launch of its lightest and newest smartwatch Fitbit Versa, as well as new wearable for kids, Fitbit Ace. Fitbit Versa Fitbit’s lightest smartwatch, Versa, offers a comfortable design and a new dashboard that simplifies how you access your…

KaHa Introduces Next-Gen Smart Wearable OS at CES

KaHa Introduces Next-Gen Smart Wearable OS at CES Unveils Innovative Features Powered by AI and Machine Learning Capability that Redefines Consumer Experience Singapore / Las Vegas, January 10, 2018 – Safety Heat Maps, Safe Route Suggestions, Sleep Better and Stress Management: these…

Samsung Introduces Latest Series of Enhanced Wearables and New Samsung Pay Loyalty Programme at Galaxy Studio in Singapore

Samsung Introduces Latest Series of Enhanced Wearables and New Samsung Pay Loyalty Programme at Galaxy Studio in Singapore •      The Gear Sport, Gear Fit2 Pro and Gear IconX are the latest additions to Samsung’s wearables range, and combine the best in…

Gartner Says Worldwide Wearable Device Sales to Grow 17 Percent in 2017

Gartner Says Worldwide Wearable Device Sales to Grow 17 Percent in 2017 Sales of Smartwatches to Total 41.5 Million Units in 2017 Analysts to Discuss Initiatives and Investments to Undertake at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017 in Cape Town, Orlando, Sao Paolo, Tokyo, Gold Coast, Barcelona and Goa Singapore,…

Wearable devices market will reach over $150bn annually by 2027

Wearable devices market will reach over $150bn annually by 2027 Compiled after three years of dedicated and ongoing research by expert analysts, the IDTechEx Research report Wearable Technology 2017-2027: Markets, Players, Forecasts details IDTechEx’s coverage of the wearable technology ecosystem. The report looks at the industry…

Are Fitness Trackers Accurate?

Your wearable fitness tracker is almost as good having a personal coach that tracks your every workout session. Every day, you can check your heart rate, steps counted, sleep, and even calories burned. But how accurate is that information? After…

DFKI and Hitachi Jointly Develop AI Technology for Human Activity Recognition of Workers Using Wearable Devices

DFKI and Hitachi Jointly Develop AI Technology for Human Activity Recognition of Workers Using Wearable Devices With view to utilizing AI to assist operations and prevent human error in manufacturing TOKYO, Mar 8, 2017 – (JCN Newswire) – Deutsches Forschungszentrum…

Fitbit Introduces Alta HR, the World’s Slimmest Fitness Wristband with Continuous Heart Rate, to Reach Your Health Goals in Style

Fitbit Introduces Alta HR, the World’s Slimmest Fitness Wristband with Continuous Heart Rate, to Reach Your Health Goals in Style Fitbit announces Sleep Stages, powered by PurePulse heart rate technology, to analyse light, deep and REM sleep, and Sleep Insights to provide guidance…

EZ-Link ventures into a new era of payment wearables with Garmin and Watchdata Technologies

EZ-Link ventures into a new era of payment wearables with Garmin and Watchdata Technologies Stylish payment X fitness smart devices enhance contactless payment experience and encourage active lifestyle SINGAPORE, 19 January 2016 – EZ-Link Pte Ltd, Singapore’s largest issuer of CEPAS-compliant…

Launch of the new TomTom Touch Fitness Tracker

TOMTOM TOUCH: FIND OUT WHAT YOU’RE MADE OF ~Measure and track muscle mass and body fat right from your wrist with the touch of a button~ Singapore, 26 October 2016 – Today, TomTom (TOM2) officially launches the first fitness tracker…

Epson’s continued growth in SE Asia a result of focus on business sectors

Epson’s continued growth in SE Asia a result of focus on business sectors Singapore, 19 September 2016 – Epson’s growth within Southeast Asia continues to strengthen as it focuses on growing its corporate and industrial business, and as it emerges as…

History Of Wearables

Back in April, news broke about a Fitbit that may have saved a man’s life. Doctors were able to take a look at the patient’s Fitbit, which monitored his heart rate, to determine when his irregular heartbeat began. It played…