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Withings enters the smartwatch fray with an 'analogue' wrist piece
Withings enters the smartwatch fray with an 'analogue' wrist piece

Amid the flood of recently announced smartwatches from technology giants Apple, Google and others, French electronics company Withings is releasing a classically designed analog watch with fitness-tracking features. Withings' Activite, which is scheduled for release in the fall, doesn't have a digital display — rather, users can tap the watch face to switch between the analog clock and the pedometer mode. Despite the classical watch look, the Activite measures steps taken, swimming strokes or even sleep patterns, and vibrates to notify users when they hit a fitness goal or wake up. The Activite syncs with Bluetooth LE to any iOS device to change settings or record...

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