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Concerned About Irregular Heartbeat? Use Kardia Band

Kardia Band

Do you use an Apple Watch and want to know if your irregular heartbeat is normal or a symptom of heart disease? The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an accessory made by AliveCor called Kardia Band that can detect irregular heart rhythm. An irregular heartbeat that is …

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AT&T to Provide 5G Service in These 3 Cities

5G Service

AT&T announced on Tuesday the first three cities where 5G service would be available. They are Atlanta, Dallas and Waco. The other cities would be named in the coming months. “We’re working on an aggressive schedule to help ensure customers can enjoy mobile 5G when we launch the network this …

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Now Open: Amazon Plants Store

Plant Store

Amazon has something for Prime members who are plant and tree lovers. The online retail giant has launched a Plants Store. Prime members can choose from “a bazillion” plants and trees, according to Mashable. (Read: How to Care for Your Plants) Shopping Options The Plants Store section shows that a …

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Apple Investors Urged to Help Parents Control Their Kids’ Phone Usage

iPhone use

How often and how long should a kid use his or her smartphone? That is one question that has often been asked by parents. (Read: Every Parent Who Gives Their Kid an iPhone Should Make Their Kid Follow These 18 Rules) Two Apple investors – Jana Partners LLC and the …

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Walmart Goes All-Out Against Amazon With Personal Shopping Service

Walmart

Walmart’s subsidiary called Code Eight set up by startup incubator Store No. 8 is testing a personal shopping service that targets ”high net worth urban consumers,” according to a Recode report that cited “multiple sources.” (Read: Walmart Unveils ‘Store No. 8’ Tech Incubator) With the service, those types of customers …

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Ex-Intel Executive Diane Bryant Joins Google Cloud

Google

Erstwhile Intel data center head Diane Bryant has joined Google Cloud as its chief operating officer (COO). Diane Greene, Google’s chief executive, announced Bryant’s appointment on Thursday. Before joining Google Cloud, reports said Bryant was one of Intel’s top executives as head of the company’s data center segment until last year. …

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Cheddar News Can Now Be Watched in Europe

Cheddar

Financial news outlet Cheddar can now be watched in Europe. The media company entered into a partnership with the French startup Molotov so that the latter’s subscribers can watch Cheddar on their devices. Erstwhile Buzzfeed president Jon Steinberg launched Cheddar early last year with $3 million in funding. It reports …

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