Garmin vívosmart 5 Fitness Tracker Out Today

Garmin vívosmart 5 Fitness Tracker Out Today

Photo: Andrew Liszewski – Gizmodo Smartwatches continue to dominate the wearables market, but Garmin thinks there’s still enough of a demand for dedicated fitness trackers to update its vívosmart line for the first time in over three years with the new vívosmart 5, which boasts a larger screen and battery life that smartwatches just can’t … Read more

Fitbit’s New Heart Monitoring Feature Is Coming ‘Soon’

Fitbit’s New Heart Monitoring Feature Is Coming ‘Soon’

Photo: Victoria Song/Gizmodo Google announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration granted clearance for a long-awaited algorithm to detect atrial fibrillation (AFib) in users through select Fitbit smartwatches and fitness trackers. Some of today’s smartwatches contain an electrical heart sensor that can take an ECG reading and scan for AFib, the most common … Read more