HELSINKI May 10 Apple has acquired a
sleep tracking app and hardware maker Beddit, the Finnish
startup said on its website.
The terms of the deal were not disclosed and neither of the
companies were immediately available for a comment.
"Beddit has been acquired by Apple. Your personal data will
be collected, used and disclosed in accordance with the Apple
Beddit manufactures a monitoring device which tracks heart
rate, breathing and sleep time when placed on a bed.
The monitor, which sells for $149.95 in Apple's online
store, transfers the data to Beddit's iPhone app for analysis.
(Reporting by Tuomas Forsell, editing by David Evans)