Between small signals, regulatory hurdles, skin color, and battery life, there’s a hell of a lot of ground to cover before a smartwatch can measure blood sugar levels. Recently, Bloomberg ran a story that set the health tech sphere abuzz.
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Nowatch review: a chic stress tracker for the Goop faithful
Smartwatch Reviews It’s an elegant device, but the ‘awareable’ may not appeal if cultivating mindfulness isn’t your main priority. Share this story Modern life is stressful. The past three years have been particularly stressful thanks to a global pandemic, a
Emm aims to upgrade periods with a smart menstrual cup
/ The reusable cup inserts like a tampon, tracks biometrics like a wearable, and comes with a portable sanitizer. The Emm product lineup includes a case, a cup with biosensors, a portable UV sanitizer, and a tampon-like applicator.Image: Emm In
Carhartt’s smart vest uses AI to keep you toasty
/ The $220 smart heated vest will be available starting February 1st and automatically adjusts the temperature to keep you comfortable in the cold. Share this story The Carhartt X-1 Smart Heated Vest is like wearing an electric blanket… but
How do you sell over-the-counter hearing aids when nobody knows who you are?
/ Eargo and Nuheara are big players in the hearable market, but they’re far from household names. That’s where brands like Sony and HP come into play. The Eargo 7 are FDA-cleared self-fitting OTC hearing aids that can now be
Netflix will start streaming Nike Training Club classes next week
/ Just so long as Netflix doesn’t start shaming everyone by prompting you to stream an exercise class during a TV binge. Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Netflix is taking a page from Peloton’s playbook. Starting December 30th,