Withings Pulse HR marks a new step into fitness bands

The new fitness tracker from Withings marks the first return in 5 years to something wrist-worn with a screen on it. It’s available for the holidays.

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We unbox our iPhone XS devices on the air and also tackle news on the Galaxy Note 9, OnePlus, 5G, Withings, Xiaomi and Amazon.

A post-Nokia Withings Steel HR Sport brings GPS with nearly a month’s battery

Withings is back with its minimalist approach to wrist-worn tracking of exercise, sleep and general health with a new $200 watch.

After leaving Nokia, Withings will go back to digital health on its own

Eric Carreel, one of the original co-founders of Withings, has taken the company back and will work on tracking more chronic health issues with future products.

Nokia will sell its struggling digital health division back to the co-founder of Withings

There’s no word on how much Nokia can hope to recoup from a failed $191 million investment in an ecosystem of digital health products originally created by Withings.

Nokia memo indicates company may shed Withings acquisition

It may have been an investment worth making after all, but the digital health business may not last a full two years under Nokia leadership.

Nokia drops out of VR market, halting next-gen OZO camera development

All prospective sequels to the Nokia OZO VR camera have been cancelled, with the company instead focused on patents, brand licensing and digital health.

Pre-order the Nokia 8 phone from Carphone Warehouse, and get a free Nokia Steel watch

The HMD Global-made Nokia 8 is by no means the world’s most expensive smartphone, but at Carphone Warehouse it’s an absolute bargain right now.

Several Nokia health products return to Apple Store after end of legal battles

Nokia and Apple’s health-focused partnership is back on with no reservation, as the latter’s online store picks up a few third-party wellness devices again.

Deal: This analog fitness tracker is half off

Now 50% off, the Withings Activité Steel Activity Tracker Watch can be yours for just $89.95 at the Pocketnow Deals Store.

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We talk with the man behind TechAltar, Marton Barcza, about the OnePlus 5 hype train that he feels should’ve been derailed a long time ago on our show!

Nokia officially kills Withings brand, launching revamped health app and renamed hardware

Withings is officially no more, as parent company Nokia quietly absorbs all of the health specialist’s software and hardware products.

Nokia and Apple agree to bury the patent hatchet… again, signing new ‘multi-year’ license

One less patent war Apple needs to worry about, with a new “multi-year” Nokia agreement in place requiring an upfront cash payment and recurring fees.

Withings brand shifts under Nokia umbrella

The health-tech company is now moving under the Nokia brand after months of ownership and a revised, refined vision ahead.

Watch Nokia at MWC 2017 live at 10:30am Eastern

“Nokia at MWC.” Man, when would we ever hear those words in that order again? Apparently this year. 2017 ain’t all bad, then.

Withings joins Nokia for ‘exciting’ MWC 2017 wearable announcement on February 26

In addition to HMD-made, Nokia-branded smart and dumb phones, some sort of Withings wearable device should debut at MWC on Sunday.

Amazon offers great savings on select Fitbit, Garmin, Withings and Samsung wearables

Wearable enthusiasts have some tough choices to make today, as Amazon discounts everything from the Huawei Watch to select Fitbits and Garmins.

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We get with it with Withings, hang around Huawei, pity Samsung and Galaxy Note 7 owners and talk a whole bunch about buses in Berlin on our Weekly podcast!

Nokia puts heart rate monitor, tiny digital screen on analog Withings Steel HR watch

The classically handsome Nokia-coordinated Withings Steel HR wristwatch is smarter than it looks, and it’s not too pricey either.

Nokia might be looking to get into the smartwatch game with Withings acquisition

After Alcatel-Lucent, Nokia has just announced plans to take over Withings, a small but promising French digital health product manufacturer.

Low-cost Withings Go fitness tracker aims to stand out with E Ink screen, long-lasting battery

The Withings Go is the latest in a long line of CES 2016-unveiled wearable devices, looking mighty sleek for its price, and sporting a decent display.