Tag Archive: health

Coronavirus sees Health and Fitness app installs skyrocket 47% in Q2

Downloads have already topped 656 million, and there’s still a month left in the quarter…

What you need to know Health and Fitness app downloads have skyrocketed in Q2 of 2020. Downloads have reached 656 million, 47% more than last quarter, and there’s still a month left. The rise is of course down to consumers rethinking their health regimes due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

New data from Sensor Tower has revealed that downloads of apps in the  [Read More…]

Survey shows Google is making health a big focus for Wear OS

The company is considering a variety of features, such as SoO2, sleep apnea, and stress tracking, to name just a few.

What you need to know Google seemingly wants to make health a big focus for Wear OS going forward. In a new survey sent out as part of the company’s User Experience Research program, the company quizzed users on which health and fitness features they’d like to see on their Wear OS smartwatch. The list of  [Read More…]

Unlock guided workouts and personal health insights with Fitbit Premium

Fitness trackers and smartwatches are capable of collecting so much health data, whether we’re working out or just going about our daily lives. Fitbit developed its Fitbit Premium service as a way to help users make sense of all of this information and translate all of that data into actionable insights and plans. We’ll show you how you can sign up for Fitbit Premium and start running with your newfound health knowledge.

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Snapchat will offer mental health support when searching sensitive topics

The feature is called “Here For You”

What you need to know Snapchat will roll out a new “Here For You” feature in the coming months to help its users experiencing a mental health or emotional crisis. The feature will work based on terms you search within the app, “including those related to anxiety, depression, stress, grief, suicidal thoughts, and bullying.” Snapchat is most popular among younger users who may be more susceptible to bullying or suggestive  [Read More…]

5 useful gadgets to improve your health and wellness in 2020

In 2020, we’re celebrating both a new year and a new decade, so there’s no better time to adopt a healthy lifestyle and future than now. In fact, we have five great deals on gadgets that will help you improve your health and wellness this year.

UPRIGHT GO 2: Perfect Your Posture Training Device

Excellent posture not only makes you look better, but it also maintains good core and back health. With the UPRIGHT GO 2,  [Read More…]

Keep tabs on your health with this discounted Hylogy Bluetooth Smart Scale

Step right up.

Amazon usually sells the Hylogy Bluetooth Smart Scale for $ 25, but using coupon code VLM6WHVZ during checkout will drop the cost to $ 17.49 today. We’ve never posted a better discount for this item.

Use the scale and the free app for iOS and Android to sync data with apps like Apple Health or Google Fit. There are eight analysis categories, ranging from body fat and muscle mass to BMI and BMR. There’s  [Read More…]

Samsung Health gets mindfulness and meditation courses via Calm integration

Available first for Samsung phones running Android Pie.

Since its launch in 2013, Samsung’s actively been improving its Samsung Health app to be a robust health/fitness platform that can compete toe-to-toe with Fitbit. Now, thanks to a partnership with Calm, Samsung Health is getting a bunch of new programs to help with your body’s mental state.

Under a new section in Samsung Health called “Mindfulness”, you’ll be given the option to either create an account for Calm  [Read More…]

Monitor your vehicle’s health with Nonda’s discounted smart car charger

How’s she lookin?

Amazon is offering the Nonda ZUS Smart Car Charger for $ 19.99, a price drop of $ 10. We haven’t seen a discount like this since last fall.

This well-rated product has a bunch of uses. Plug it in to your car’s cigarette lighter outlet and use it in conjunction with the ZUS app on your Android or iOS smartphone. It’ll remember where you parked your car, record mileage, and alert you to parking  [Read More…]

Galaxy Watch Active specs and new health features leaked

Who’s ready for another Samsung smartwatch?

If you own an Android phone and want a smartwatch, Samsung’s consistently been making some of the best ones out there. Last year’s Galaxy Watch was our favorite smartwatch/fitness tracker of 2018, and now we’re getting ready for the newest member to join the family — the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active.

From news, specs, release date, and more, here’s everything we know so far!

The latest Galaxy Watch Active news February  [Read More…]

Keep track of the time and your health with Samsung’s $259 Galaxy Watch

Beautiful watch. Better looking price.

The Samsung 42mm Bluetooth Galaxy Watch is down to $ 259, which is the cheapest it’s ever been. It previously dropped to $ 279 which was a deal worth sharing, and today’s price knocks a further $ 20 off the Midnight Black and Rose Gold color options. You can find this deal price at several retailers like Best Buy. The watch normally sells for around $ 330 so if you’ve been eyeing one, now’s  [Read More…]