Apple

Apple Watch saves man's life after reading irregular resting heart rate

4 monthes ago   |   By iMore

What you need to know
A man's life was saved thanks to his Apple Watch.
The ECG feature alerted him to an abnormally low resting heart beat.
Eventually he discovered he needed heart surgery to correct the issue.
The prompt led him to discover he needed heart surgery.
The Apple Watch seems to have possibly saved another life thanks to its ECG feature the monitors the heart. According to a report from Telegraph , a man was alert to a unusually low resting heart rate that could have been life-threatening.
Paul Hutton, 48, was notified by his smartwatch that his heart rate was frequently...
Read more ...

 

Apple Watch prompts potentially life-saving heart surgery for 48-year-old dad

Apple Watch prompts potentially life-saving heart surgery for 48-year-old dad

4 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Mac

Apple Watch's ECG functionality has saved a lot of lives , but the latest example shows how the low and high resting heart rate alerts are also uncovering unknown heart issues. After seeing multiple low resting heart rate warnings, a 48-year-old recently discovered he had ventricular bigeminy and was able to address the heart condition with surgery before it caused any issues.
more...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Apple      Smartwatches      Monitors      Monitor      Smartwatch  


You can now buy a cellular Apple Watch in New Zealand

You can now buy a cellular Apple Watch in New Zealand

Spark is the sole supported carrier in the country, but they're offering unlimited Watch Data! What you need to know The Apple Watch Cellular is now available to buy in New... Read more ...

IOS 13.3 coming next week according to carrier document

IOS 13.3 coming next week according to carrier document

Perhaps as early as December 11! What you need to know A report suggests iOS 13.3 may drop next week. A carrier document from Viettel says its customers will need to upgrade... Read more ...

Apple Goes Greener By Purchasing The First-Ever Carbon-Free Aluminum

Apple Goes Greener By Purchasing The First-Ever Carbon-Free Aluminum

Aluminum is a popular metal that is used in many tech products today. Apple is a company that uses the material extensively across its product lineup, like in the iPhones... Read more ...

Apple Advises iPhone 11 Smart Battery Case Users to Update to iOS 13.2 to...

Apple Advises iPhone 11 Smart Battery Case Users to Update to iOS 13.2 to Ensure Camera Button Works Properly

In an internal document shared with Apple Authorized Service Providers today, obtained by MacRumors, Apple has indicated that some customers may report that the camera button... Read more ...

Hulu is finally offering 4K and 5.1 audio on Roku devices

Hulu is finally offering 4K and 5.1 audio on Roku devices

Enlarge / The Handmaid's Tale , a Hulu original series. The long, give-and-take saga of 4K streaming on Hulu continues with the addition of 4K streaming for supported Roku... Read more ...

North Korea's Lazarus hackers up their game with fileless Mac malware

North Korea's Lazarus hackers up their game with fileless Mac malware

Enlarge Hackers believed to be working for the North Korean government have upped their game with a recently discovered Mac trojan that uses in-memory execution to remain... Read more ...

Stream Your Favorite Christmas Movies In 4K With The Discounted Roku Premiere

Stream Your Favorite Christmas Movies In 4K With The Discounted Roku Premiere

Amazon has discounted the Roku Premiere down to just $29. That's going to save you $10 off of the regular price, making this a really great time to pick one up. This does also... Read more ...

Get Your Daily Dose Of Dunkin' Donuts Through Google Assistant

Get Your Daily Dose Of Dunkin' Donuts Through Google Assistant

America runs on Dunkin', and now Dunkin' runs on Google Assistant. So to speak. A new update pushed out to Google Assistant today has seen a list of new features that you can... Read more ...

What color do you want Google to use on the next Pixel?

What color do you want Google to use on the next Pixel?

This week we said goodbye to Google's original Pixel in a postmortem, and it got us thinking about what's coming next. After a tweet from Google sparked a discussion in our... Read more ...

Galaxy Fold Successor Expected To Sport 108MP Sensor And 5x Optical Zoom Lens

Galaxy Fold Successor Expected To Sport 108MP Sensor And 5x Optical Zoom Lens

The Galaxy Fold successor will apparently have some of the same camera features that are expected on the Galaxy S11. The report comes from Bloomberg, which got the scoop from... Read more ...