Google this week released the final build and SDK of its Android Wear 2.0 platform. The revised operating system for wearables makes significant changes throughout for both end users and developers alike. Google is imploring developers to ensure their apps are compatible with the new code.
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Developers, prepare your apps! Google is widely expected to debut its Android Wear 2.0 platform in early February, and the company wants to ensure a wide selection of compatible apps are available at launch. Be sure to take advantage of the on-watch Play Store and stand-alone functionality.
This article is part of a 10-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2016. Health and Environment APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
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||Fitbit helps people lead healthier, more active lives by empowering them with data, inspiration and guidance to reach their goals. As the leader in the connected health and fitness category, Fitbit...||Fitness||03.22.2011|
||In a time where exercise activity is connected to our mobile phones, Wahoo fitness offers an API so developers can create useful fitness software in iPhone devices with the main goal to monitor...||Fitness||07.10.2014|
||GetHealth is a Unified RESTful API to access health data from wearables and devices. It allows users to integrate the sources like Dailymile, Fatsecret, Fitbit, Google Fit, Jawbone, Lifefitness,...||Healthcare||05.13.2016|
||Misfit has a variety of wearable technology products that track a user's activity, health data, sleep, and more. The Misfit API allows developers to access and integrate Misfit’s functionality...||Wearable||01.06.2015|
Google Fit REST
||The Google Fit REST API allows users to store and reference data in the Google Fitness store in order to create 3rd party fitness applications. The API can be used to create, obtain, list, aggregate...||Wearable||10.30.2014|
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||The Human Utility REST API is a data aggregation that provides a platform that stores and abstracts data from mobile devices, wearable sensors, and other data sources. The service aims to make...||Health||12.30.2016|
||The Human Wellness REST API is a data aggregation that provides a platform that stores and abstracts data from mobile devices, wearable sensors, and other data sources. The service aims to make...||Health||12.30.2016|
||The Google Awareness API is a unified sensing platform that equips applications with the capabilities to react to, and process the different contexts that define a user’s environment and activities....||Data||12.14.2016|
Body Labs Blue
||The Body Labs Blue API allows developers to predict a customer's clothing size based on their height and weight. Body Labs Blue uses AI and machine learning algorithms to predict 19 additional,...||Clothing||09.28.2016|
This is ANT+
||This is ANT+ API integrates sensors that monitor health, wellness, and performance. It is available through the SDK that includes a plugin service.||Wearable||07.07.2016|
Mashups (2)View all
GET DigitalHealth Patient Generated Health Data Pilots
||The GET DigitalHealth mashup enables a clinical trial sponsor, clinical research organization or an academic researcher/investigators to set up a study, select wearables/devices and start receiving...||Healthcare||10.24.2016|
||To accumulate Walgreens' balance rewards, Omron could be of assistance by monitoring heart rate when a fitness goal is completed. Omron offers USB pedometers and activity monitors that can be...||Fitness||10.13.2014|