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Updated: Apple won’t have a yoga workout mode for WatchOS 4

By | Apple, apple inc, Apple Watch, Gadgets, Health, iOS, TC, watchOS, Wearables | No Comments

 News continues to leak out about what’s new in iPhone 8, and most of those rumors seem to be coming from a leaked iOS release related to the HomePod speaker. Something else we were tipped to in that same file: several references to yoga, including under a listing of workouts associated with the Apple Watch. Read More

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Fitbit turns teens off exercising, study finds

By | activity tracker, Apps, Europe, fitbit, fitness, Gadgets, Health, TC, teenagers, Teens, tracker, wearable devices, wearable technology, Wearables | No Comments

 Fitness tracker makers would have you believe that all that stands between you and the motivation to get up off your couch and get healthy is their shiny wearable device. But a new study conducted by researchers in the UK found groups of teenager…

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Microsoft’s Imagine Cup crowns its 15th winner, the X.GLU smart glucose meter for kids

By | diabetes, Gadgets, Hardware, Health, imagine cup, Microsoft, TC, Wearables, X.GLU | No Comments

 Microsoft’s annual Imagine Cup, a global competition of high-tech student projects, reached its culmination this week accompanied by the usual pomp at the company’s headquarters in Redmond. The winner of the $100,000 grand prize and 365 days of bragging rights is X.GLU, a Czech team that created a custom smart glucose meter for children with diabetes. Read More

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Apple and Cochlear team up to roll out the first implant made for the iPhone

By | Apple, Cochlear, cochlear implant, Gadgets, Health, iOS, iPhone, TC | No Comments

 Apple has teamed up with Australian-based Cochlear to bring iPhone users the first made for iPhone Cochlear implant. Approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in June, Cochlear’s Nucleus 7 Sound Processor can now stream sound directly from a compatible iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to the sound processor. The device also allows those with a surgically embedded implant to control… Read More

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