Withings ScanWatch review: health-tracking watch with 30-day battery

The watch can automatically record activities such as walking, running and swimming, measuring duration, calories and other relevant data such as Vo2 Max – a fairly common measure of cardiorespiratory fitness. Other sports can be manually tracked, too, using the menu system. The watch lacks its own GPS for tracking routes, instead relying on your […]

The new Fitbit Sense watch can tell whether you’re sick or stressed

Statistics show that the amount of people reporting high levels of anxiety since the start of the coronavirus pandemic is almost double that of the same quarter in 2019. It’s hardly surprising, given the uncharted territory the UK has found itself in, but what is surprising, is that a lot of us aren’t aware of how […]

The 10 places on coronavirus watch list revealed – with 3 added this week

Professor Tim Spector, an epidemiologist at King’s College London who is leading the study, said: “While with increased economic activity and travel we are seeing the numbers starting to creep up again, it is good to see that when numbers start to rise, areas like around Glasgow are taking swift action to help stop the […]

These are the best cheap Apple Watch deals for September 2020

If you’re a huge Apple fan, then there’s no question: The best wearable to pair with that iPhone in your pocket is the Apple Watch. But, like anything that’s emblazoned with the fruit-named company’s trademark logo, they don’t come cheap. Fortunately, we’re on hand to help: We’ve hunted down and rounded up all of the […]

Health officials worry the ‘lost summer of 2020’ will spark a surge in COVID-19 cases as crowds across the country flout social distancing rules over Labor Day weekend

However, some took sensible steps to keep socially distanced, such as in Downtown Atlanta which was quiet as the 85,000 or so people who come dressed as their favorite superheroes or sci-fi characters for the annual Dragon Con convention met online instead. 

Best smartwatch deals for September 2020: Samsung, Fitbit, and Apple Watch sales

Ticwatch E Mobvoi Ticwatch E is one of the most affordable smartwatches that you can buy, and it’s been a surprise hit. This budget-friendly wearable costs less than some fitness trackers, yet boasts a full suite of Android Wear 2.0 functionality for use with a wide variety of great apps. It also features built-in support […]

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 gets Galaxy Watch 3 features with new update

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 Even though it is no longer Samsung’s latest and greatest smartwatch, the Watch Active 2 still remains a great buy. The watch offers a vibrant AMOLED display, daily auto activity tracking, up to 3 days of battery life, and a sleek design.

Poll: Pandemic takes toll on mental health of young adults

The results are surprising because people who are considered most at risk normally report more mental health symptoms, and older adults are more likely to become seriously ill from the coronavirus, said Tom Smith, who has directed NORC’s General Social Survey since 1980. The numbers also contrast with stories about some younger people gathering for […]

Coronavirus pandemic taking much bigger mental health toll on young adults compared to older adults, survey finds

A majority of Americans ages 18 through 34 — 56% — say they have at least sometimes felt isolated in the past month, compared with about 4 in 10 older Americans, according to the latest COVID Response Tracking Study conducted by NORC at the University of Chicago. Twenty-five percent of young adults rate their mental […]

‘Time Flies’ Apple Event on September 15: Apple Watch Series 6, new iPad Air expected; iPhone 12 launch unlikely

As we mentioned earlier, Apple is unlikely to host the iPhone 12 launch event on September 15. If rumours are to be believed, the new iPhone 12 launch will be held either on September 28 or on October 12. The four new iPhone 12 models – iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Max, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone […]