Fitbit has a new partnership to help wearers manage diabetes with the Ionic smartwatch

October 1, 2017

Fitbit's latest partnership will help people with diabetes use the new Ionic smartwatch to monitor glucose levels.Image: lili sams/mashable Fitbit is looking to expand its health monitoring capabilities beyond just fitness tracking, so the company is teaming up with a major medical device maker to help people manage diabetes directly on their wrists.  Fitbit just announced a new partnership with glucose monitoring device company Dexcom. The first initiative to come…

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Apple could be gearing up for a world-changing Apple Watch feature

July 22, 2017

The next version of the Apple Watch might be a healthcare dynamo.Image: lili sams/mashable For people with diabetes, the Apple Watch could soon become indispensable. BGR claims to have “exclusive” information from a source “familiar with Apple’s plans” about the company’s efforts to develop groundbreaking new ways to harness the Watch’s health-tracking potential. Apple aims to introduce the first-ever method for non-invasive glucose monitoring as a feature in an upcoming…

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Tim Cook reportedly seen sporting a world-changing Apple Watch prototype

July 21, 2017

Tim Cook might already have access to a next-level Apple Watch feature.Image: Jose Sanchez/AP/REX/Shutterstock Apple CEO Tim Cook will be the first to tell you he loves the Apple Watch and its health tracking capabilities. So if there’s anyone who would serve as a high-profile guinea pig for a breakthrough new feature for the device, Cook’s a top candidate. Which is why it may come as no surprise that Cook…

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Apple could be gearing up for a world-changing Apple Watch feature

May 22, 2017

The next version of the Apple Watch might be a healthcare dynamo.Image: lili sams/mashable For people with diabetes, the Apple Watch could soon become indispensable. BGR claims to have “exclusive” information from a source “familiar with Apple’s plans” about the company’s efforts to develop groundbreaking new ways to harness the Watch’s health-tracking potential. Apple aims to introduce the first-ever method for non-invasive glucose monitoring as a feature in an upcoming…

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Tim Cook reportedly seen sporting a world-changing Apple Watch prototype

May 22, 2017

Tim Cook might already have access to a next-level Apple Watch feature.Image: Jose Sanchez/AP/REX/Shutterstock Apple CEO Tim Cook will be the first to tell you he loves the Apple Watch and its health tracking capabilities. So if there’s anyone who would serve as a high-profile guinea pig for a breakthrough new feature for the device, Cook’s a top candidate. Which is why it may come as no surprise that Cook…

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