dacadoo Health Score application now available for new Samsung Gear 2

24 FEBRUARY 2014
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dacadoo today announced that it’s innovative and award winning health score platform is now available for the new Samsung Gear 2. Launched yesterday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the next generation Samsung Gear 2 will come pre-installed with the dacadoo health score application. The dacadoo application is optimized for the Samsung Gear 2 as a mini version of its comprehensive dacadoo health and wellbeing platform (www.dacadoo.com). With the dacadoo app, users will be able to see their personalized Health Score, an overall measure of health and well-being, based on their body metrics, lifestyle and activity.

Barcelona, Spain – dacadoo today announced that it’s innovative and award winning health score platform is now available for the new Samsung Gear 2. Launched yesterday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, the next generation Samsung Gear 2 will come pre-installed with the dacadoo health score application.

The dacadoo application is optimized for the Samsung Gear 2 as a mini version of its comprehensive dacadoo health and wellbeing platform (www.dacadoo.com). With the dacadoo app, users will be able to see their personalized Health Score, an overall measure of health and well-being, based on their body metrics, lifestyle and activity.

Peter Ohnemus, President and CEO of dacadoo AG, shared: “dacadoo is very proud to announce this major partnership with Samsung Electronics, the leading worldwide producer of mobile wireless devices. Bringing the dacadoo mini-application onto the new Samsung Gear 2, we expect to increase the visibility of the dacadoo Health Score concept worldwide”.

About dacadoo ag

The dacadoo Health Score Web Platform and the dacadoo mobile applications enable people to track, document and benchmark their health and wellbeing in real-time in an easy and fun way. dacadoo gives users a personal Health Score from 1 (low) to 1000 (high), which moves up or down depending on how the body, emotional wellbeing, and activities (exercise, nutrition, stress and sleep) change. The Health Score is based on “big data” with several tens of millions of person-years of clinical data and incorporates many of the well-known cardio cerebrovascular risk studies and quality of life assessment tools. dacadoo systematically applies techniques from the gaming industry, group dynamics from social networks and provides relevant lifestyle feedback to users to engage and motivate them to use the Health Score Platform regularly and thereby adopt a healthier lifestyle. The company is working with strategic partners to make business and private customers healthier and happier. dacadoo ag has offices in Zurich, Switzerland and San Francisco, USA. More information can be found on: www.dacadoo.com

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. is a global leader in technology, opening new possibilities for people everywhere. Through relentless innovation and discovery, Samsung is transforming the worlds of TVs, smartphones, tablets, PCs, cameras, home appliances, printers, LTE systems, medical devices, semiconductors and LED solutions. Samsung employs 286,000 people across 80 countries with annual sales of US$216.7 billion. To discover more, please visit www.samsung.com

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About dacadoo

Live healthy! Track and benchmark your health and fitness. Get your dacadoo Health Score, share activities with friends, win challenges!

dacadoo has developed an easy-to-use, wireless, secure and fun way to manage your personal health & fitness from a lifestyle, wellness and chronic disease perspective called the dacadoo health platform.

The platform calculates your personal dacadoo Health Score, a number from 1 (poor) to 1’000 (excellent). It is a directional relative indicator of your current health and fitness status in real-time. By integrating gaming and social networking principles, dacadoo motivates you to be active in an easy way by automatically tracking and comparing your personal health, fitness and lifestyle.

The dacadoo health platform enables the tracking of over 100 fitness activities (outdoor and indoor sports) either over the mobile dacadoo tracker app or via manual entry. The dacadoo energy models are based on MET (metabolic equivalent of Task)* which measures the intensity of a physical activity. *Compendium of Physical Activity, Stanford University

Download the free dacadoo smartphone tracker app for iPhone, Android and BlackBerry to track your fitness activities automatically.

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