ECG in Apple Watch Series 4 – how it works and where is it available

One of the biggest new features in Apple Watch Series 4 is the ability to generate an ECG (electrocardiogram). An ECG is used to record the heart’s electrical activity to look for abnormal heart rhythm. The rhythm can be used to check for signs of Atrial Fibrillation (also known as AFib), a heart condition which should be treated by a doctor. Typically, such tests are done …

Apple’s usage of recycled materials increases with 2018 iPhones

In a world where pollution is on the rise, companies are adopting new practices to reduce their carbon footprint and their impact on the environment. As a start, the Apple Campus in Cupertino, California is run entirely on solar power. During their September 2018 event, the company also revealed what it is doing to become eco-friendly with their products. The company wants to make sure that …

Behind the scenes videos of the making of new faces for Apple Watch Series 4

Apple Watch Series 4 is the latest entry in the wearable line of Apple. The previous iterations of the watch focused on health and work-out routines, and Series 4 has added to this formula by introducing a built-in electrocardiogram (ECG) which is a complete game-changer in the world of smartwatches. There are also 3 new watch faces, exclusive to Series 4, which have been created …

2018 iPhones can read NFC tags without opening an app

The reveal of new iPhones managed to once again bring Apple to the spotlight, with an array of new features including improved cameras, faster performance, better battery life, and the use of recycled materials to make the phones more eco-friendly. There are some features that were not shared on the stage. One of these new features is a change to how new iPhones interact with …