Oura preempts Samsung’s Galaxy Ring with new features for its rings

Samsung is launching the Galaxy Ring this year, most likely in July, and that will shake up the smart ring market, thus far dominated by Oura. So Oura seems to be preparing for the huge competition it will face from the Korean behemoth.

Today it’s launched a new Labs section in its app, where it plans to test new features and get user feedback – perhaps it wants to differentiate itself from Samsung based on these.

The Labs section is currently only rolling out for iOS, and the first new Labs feature is Symptom Radar, which tracks strain markers on your body to detect an onset of…