WebMD Launches ‘Healthy Target’ Biometric Data Collection Service

WebMD today , the service uses the FDA-approved, secure online health repository 2net Platform from Qualcomm to sync this health data.

Healthy Target is one of several recent new health app initiatives including HealthKit from Apple, Samsung’s S.A.M.I, and the rumored Google Fit, which may be unveiled at Google’s I/O developer conference later this month.

Earlier this month, Apple briefly introduced its new HealthKit platform and associated Health app. Using HealthKit APIs, device manufacturers and app developers can share health and fitness data with Apple’s Health app, which will debut with iOS 8. Apple’s rumored iWatch product also is expected to be a primary focus of this health and fitness-related platform.

The updated WebMD mobile app with Healthy Target [Direct Link] is available today in the iOS App Store.

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