Samsung launching wearable heath tech

May 28, 2014, 3:54 PM EDT
View of the atmosphere at Austin Mahone's debut EP celebration at Samsung Galaxy Soho Studio on May 26, 2014 in New York City.
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Samsung's latest push into wearable technology and also the health industry arrives in the form of Simband: a platform to collect data and correlate with sensors and wearable technology. The company also revealed an "investigational band" that could potentially connect to the operating system.


Simband, sensors key to Samsung wearables push [CNET]

Samsung announces open health care platform with modular hardware, cloud-based software [Apple Insider]