Google compra Fitbit por US$ 2,1 bilhões

Fitbit é a quarta maior fabricante de smartwatches e smartbands do mundo O Google confirmou os rumores e anunciou nesta sexta-feira (1º) que fechou um acordo para comprar a fabricante de wearables Fitbit. A aquisição, que foi avaliada em US$ 2,1 bilhões, tem como objetivo fortalecer o ecossistema do Wear OS e lançar novos dispositivos …

Manchester is the winner of Innovation award for wearable medical

A wearable medical device that monitors kidney function and could reduce the time spent by transplant patients in hospital has won a prestigious innovation award. IF Sensing has claimed the Merseyside Innovation Award (MIA) for April 2017. The company was founded in 2012 as a spin-out from Central Manchester University Teaching Hospital Trust and University …