Tag Archive: Blood


QardioArm wireless blood pressure cuff – utilitarian and effective

Heart health is an important part of anyone’s life. Qardio’s wireless blood pressure monitor, the QardioArm, seeks to make tracking your heart’s performance as easy as possible. How does it do?

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7 Google Play Music playlists to get your blood pumping while you work out

Your best workout tool isn’t a dumbbell or treadmill: it’s your music!

January is a month many of us promise to start getting back to the gym to exercise. Doing this in the dead of winter can be problematic because you really need some motivation to get out of our warm beds and trudge through the cold and ice to go avoid eye contact at the gym. Well, a good playlist can get your adrenaline up, your  [Read More…]

The $2 Blood, Sweat, and Pixels eBook explores the turbulent world of making video games

You think beating that final boss was hard? Try designing him in the first place.

Amazon has discounted dozens of Kindle books during a huge one-day sale, including some great reads like Blood, Sweat, and Pixels for $ 1.99. That’s a price that won’t be here tomorrow.

You don’t need an Amazon device to read a Kindle book. Read it anywhere you can download the Kindle app, including iOS and Android.

And if you don’t want to read it  [Read More…]

Get accurate blood pressure results on your smartphone with the $64 QardioArm monitor

This blood pressure monitor works with your smartphone and can even help identify irregular heart beats based on the data!

The QardioArm wireless blood pressure monitor is down to $ 64.49 on Amazon. The street price normally fluctuates between $ 80 and $ 100. It has only dropped below $ 70 once before, making this a match for its lowest price ever.

The smartphone app itself does a ton of work, including setting up reminders for you,  [Read More…]

First look at Omron Evolv: Smart blood pressure tracking on Android

Second in a series of how Phil is trying to not die of high blood pressure after years and years of running Android Central. (And doing other unhealthy things.)

OK, OK. Health tech isn’t maybe quite as sexy as the news SmartWatchWear 5000. But I’d argue that maybe it’s just a little more important in the long run, right? Thus my first look at the Withings wireless blood pressure cuff. Syncs to your phone. Syncs to the cloud.  [Read More…]

How the Withings Wireless Blood Pressure Monitor helped save Modern Dad

Fun fact: Seven years of running Android Central might well leave you with high blood pressure. Or maybe it was just a coincidence. …

That’s the bad news. … The good news is that 2016 was the year I decided to take my health a little more seriously. Step 1: Get a doctor. That led to Step 2: Find out that I indeed had high blood pressure, and start dealing with that. And that led to Step 3:  [Read More…]

Google’s new smartwatch could draw your blood without needles

Gone are the days when smartwatches used to perform only basic tasks such as timekeeping, calculation and light entertainment. Nowadays, when market is witnessing an unprecedented upsurge in wearable technology, most smartwatches come preloaded with a host of health and fitness-related functions.

Google has decided to stay a step ahead in the war of wearable technology by filing a patent for a smartwatch that is capable of drawing blood samples without the use of needles.

While the technology is still in the patent phase;  [Read More…]

“Close to your heart, good for your heart” – Qardio releases data on blood pressure readings from the holidays

If you’re one of the 70 million American adults with hypertension, also known as high-blood pressure, there is a good chance you know the risks associated with the disease. I certainly have hypertension as it runs rampant in my family, and I do know I have to keep it under control to avoid kidney disease, heart disease and stroke.

Qardio knows that almost half of Americans with hypertension do not have their blood pressure under control, and have provided us  [Read More…]

Street Fighter characters kick their way into Blood Brothers 2 on December 3

Characters from Street Fighter will soon be making their way into Blood Brothers 2, the popular role playing game. Ryu, Cammy and M. Bison will be the first three characters to make an appearance, with others following.

Blood & Glory Immortals battles the ancient gods’ wrath on Android

Glu Media’s latest game in their hit mobile fantasy action-RPG series is now available in the Google Play Store and the Amazon App Store.