• Apple Watch Gets Heart Monitoring

    3 days ago - By WWD

    Apple's heart monitoring features have just launched for its latest Apple Watch, marking its official graduation from smart gizmo and fitness wearable to health-oriented device.
    The Cupertino, Calif.-based tech giant revealed its intentions to support electrocardiograms - i.e., ECG or EKG - and arrhythmia detection during the Apple Watch Series 4 announcement in September. The device, which shipped with the requisite hardware - including electrodes in the backside of the watch and the digital crown - was merely waiting for the necessary software.
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