Samsung announced "Voice of the Body" - its own program for personal health monitoring. Based on the ideas of open hardware and software, it could one day be used to read and collect many of the wearer's vital stats. Proof-of-concept gear shown off at the event, demonstrating all the possibilities of Samsung's platform.
Apple, in the meantime, announced that it will be acquiring Beats Audio, as rumors had suggested. This includes both the latter's headphone business and its music streaming service. At $3 billion, this is the largest purchase that Apple has ever made.
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