Smartwatches Can Detect Coronavirus Before Symptoms Appear [Video]

Smartwatches Can Detect Coronavirus Before Symptoms Appear [Video]

In a study called “Warrior Watch,” Mount Sinai Medical Center researchers found that smartwatches including the Apple watch are able to detect changes in the user’s heartbeat. This can be an indicator that the coronavirus is present up to seven days before any visible symptoms are developed. Smartwatch Indicators Based upon how well the immune system […]

Fitbit Allows Boss to Track Employee Exercise to Cut Insurance Costs

Fitbit Allows Boss to Track Employee Exercise to Cut Insurance Costs

Wearable fitness trackers are a way for people to track their steps and determine how much exercise they are getting. Now these devices, such as the popular Fitbit, are also coming into use as part of corporate wellness programs, as they encourage employees to become more fit, potentially cutting insurance costs, and allowing the boss to track […]

Fitbit Hacks for More Than Just Fitness

Fitbit Hacks for More Than Just Fitness

Fitbit is a wireless device designed to track movement and sleep. The small machine comes in several models, which can be worn on the wrist or in the pocket. The most impressive piece of technology in the device is the accelerometer, which measures movement in multiple directions, not just back and forth like a pedometer […]

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