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The wearables, fitness tech and Smart Home is forever changing and evolving and Active JR aims to bring you the latest news on the ever-changing trends with wearables, fitness tech and Smart Home

Active JR will bring you news from Garmin, Suunto, Polar, Apple and others for Fitness tech and wearables. For Smart Home Apple, Google, Philips Hue, Wemo and many others

Apple Watch Series 4 ECG

Apple wearables see sales jump in Q1

Apple posted a fiscal second-quarter profit of $11.6 billion with revenues of $58 billion. It's the Wearables business that saw the biggest 50% jump...
Garmin Forerunner 245 music, Firstbeat, running dynamics

Garmin Forerunner 245 released, music, running dynamics and more

Garmin Forerunner 245 released After months of speculation, the Garmin has now released the Forerunner 245 and Forerunner 245 Music. The Forerunner 245 and 245 music...
Garmin Forerunner 245 retail

First actual images of the Forerunner 245

It seems like every day more leaks are surfacing with regards the new Garmin Forerunner running watches while previous leaks have been renders of...
IKEA Tradfri Control outlet review

IKEA control Outlet finally gets HomeKit support

IKEA launched the Control Outlet back in November 2018 without HomeKit integration. Now users of the Tradfri smart plug will now be able to...
IKEA SMART blinds release

IKEA smart blinds release date pushed back, the mystery continues

New reports emerge that the IKEA Smart Blinds release are delayed again by the company according to the Verge. However regular readers of this site will...
Garmin MARQ Series

Garmin MARQ is a high-end watch, but will it sell

Garmin has released a new set of watches, the Garmin MARQ series with five variants. The Series includes the MARQ Aviator, MARQ Driver, MARQ...
Aqara products in Apple Stores in China

Aqara now features in Apple Stores in China

Based on photos taken by HomeKit News, confirm that Aqara products have made their official debut into Apple Store throughout China The Aqara Hub and...
August View doorbell faceplates

August View Doorbell Camera, but no HomeKit

After the recent leak last month, August has unveiled the new August View, a new wire-free doorbell camera that can deliver video to your...
Spotify on the Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music

Garmin makes spotify available for the Vivoactive 3 Music

Spotify available on the Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music The music app has been available for some time on the Fenix 5 Plus and the Forerunner 645...
Tradfri COntrol outlet HomeKit

IKEA Tradfri smart plugs to get HomeKit update in February

IKEA Control Outlet HomeKit update IKEA launched the low-priced TradFri Control Outlet smart plugs back in November 2018, but part way through launch the company...

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