The Skagen Falster is a high fashion Android wearable

The Skagen Falster is a high fashion Android wearable

Skagen is a well-know maker of thin and uniquely Danish watches. Founded in 1989, the company is now part of the Fossil group and, as such, has begin dabbling in both the analog with the Hagen and now Android Wear with the Falster. The Falster is unique in that it...
Apple and Android are destroying the Swiss Watch industry

Apple and Android are destroying the Swiss Watch industry

 In Q4 2017 – essentially during the last holiday season – market research firm Canalys found that more people bought Apple watches than Swiss watches. Two million more, to be exact. Brian Heater has more data but this news is quite problematic for the folks eating...
The Apple Watch can accurately detect hypertension and sleep apnea, a new study suggests

The Apple Watch can accurately detect hypertension and sleep apnea, a new study suggests

 A new study out from health startup Cardiogram and the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) suggests wearables like the Apple Watch, Fitbit and others are able to accurately detect common but serious conditions like hypertension and sleep apnea. Cardiogram...
Report: Xiaomi is world’s top wearable maker for first time as Fitbit sales slide

Report: Xiaomi is world’s top wearable maker for first time as Fitbit sales slide

 Xiaomi’s good run has continued after a research firm founded that the Chinese firm has ranked top for sales of wearable devices worldwide for the first. Sales of Fitbit devices, meanwhile, plunged by 40 percent Coming off the back of Xiaomi’s reentry into the...