All Firstbeat Analytics articles

  • Garmin

    Garmin thrives thanks to home fitness and cycling boom


    Garmin ’s fitness division saw revenues for the second quarter soar by 17 percent to $294.6 million, as the group benefited from the popularity of home fitness during lockdowns, with advanced wearables and Tacx indoor bike trainers doing well. With the easing of restrictions in May, cycling products proved ...

  • News briefs

    Garmin acquires Firstbeat Analytics


    According to the business website ZDNet , Garmin has acquired Firstbeat Analytics , a Finnish company whose software uses heart data recorded by wearable devices to measure stress, sleep, maximum rate of oxygen consumption (VO2 max), training status, the effects of training, rate of respiration and calories burned. Garmin ...