Full-blown sleep tracking with new Polar devices.

Sleep as Android now fully integrates with the new fitness-tracking devices from Polar – H10, and OH1. In addition to heart rate measurement, the app uses the integrated accelerometer to monitor sleep phases and trigger smart alarms. The Polar devices present an affordable, comfortable, and easy-to-use alternative to sleep-tracking with a traditional smartwatch. Read on […]

Did COVID-19 pandemic improve our sleep?

Millions infected, people locked at home, media full of catastrophic news, economic crisis coming… We found out that our sleep habits did actually improve during the pandemic, read on to see how. Remember how it all began? We started hearing strange news about a new disease in the media. There were reports from remote countries […]

How does Sleep as Android compare to the Sleep lab

We have measured how accurate Sleep as Android is when compared to a clinical sleep lab. And the results look very good! Smart wake up’s chance to not ring in PSG-measured N3 deep sleep is 96%. We are 2.5 times more accurate in spotting the REM phase than blind chance. We can detect 30% of […]

Sleep apnea & pulse oximetry

What is Sleep Apnea? Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a disease, which can frequently be difficult to diagnose.It’s prevalence in general population is around 2 – 7% [2] (with pessimistic estimates ranging up to 25% in men [3]). More than 80% of the population is not diagnosed[1]. Sleep Apnea is a disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops for […]

The World is Sleep Deprived

Well behind us are the times when the planet was black at night, only every so often the darkness disturbed by light of an occasional fire, at first from a lightning, later from bonfires of the first human geeks. Some time ago we have created an animation based on our user data from SleepCloud showing […]

Sleep As Android is All Ears

Have you enjoyed snoring detection in Sleep as Android? Did it work well for you, or did it make lots of mistakes? In any case, we are proud to announce a new, redesigned, improved version of this feature, and you should give it a try. More sounds are recognized    Talk Actually, we added talk […]

Sleep Phaser version 2

Urbandroid is proud to introduce the second generation of their sleep tracking bedside lamp Sleep Phaser! The new version is a big change in design and a step forward in usability. What does it do? Sleep Phaser is a bedside lamp that detects your sleep phases using a passive infrared sensor – a similar sensor […]