One of the biggest upgrades to the Apple Watch Series 4 from its predecessor is its ability to record an electrocardiogram and detect issues with how the user’s heart is functioning. The company’s FDA-approved feature is now live for users in the US. The device can detect irregularities in your heartbeat, which can point to critical conditions like atrial … [Read more...] about Apple Watch 4’s ECG heart monitor feature is live, here’s how to use it
Dec 07, 12:07 AM EST Newsletter Signup BusinessTechnologyWorldNationalMedia & CultureOpinionSportsLuxury Technology By Ken Manbert Salcedo 12/06/18 AT 11:36 PM Apple has released watchOS 5.1.2, the software update that enables the ECG (electrocardiogram) feature on the Apple Watch Series 4. The new feature is designed to measure electrical activity of the heart … [Read more...] about Apple Watch Series 4 ECG: How To Use New watchOS 5.1.2 Feature
If one thing was clear after Qualcomm's tech summit in Hawaii this week, it's that the world's largest mobile chipmaker is going after Intel and Apple -- hard. One after the other, executives compared the speed and battery gains of Qualcomm's processors that will power 5G and 4G phones and laptops to Intel and Apple's competing models. The potshots came fast and furious. … [Read more...] about Qualcomm presses Apple, Intel with 5G phone and connected PC push
By Mikey Campbell Thursday, December 06, 2018, 06:06 pm PT (09:06 pm ET) The Australia parliament on Thursday passed a set of new cybersecurity measures that compels technology companies to furnish law enforcement agencies access to encrypted customer messages, a law that Apple and other tech firms railed against during its draft period. Officially titled the "Assistance … [Read more...] about Australia passes contentious encryption bill opposed by Apple, other tech companies
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Hiawatha Bray Globe Staff December 07, 2018 Have we reached peak iPhone?For more than a decade, consumers couldn’t get enough of Apple’s beloved smartphones. But that may be changing. The latest hint comes from Apple itself, which during the … [Read more...] about Apple’s holiday deals: a sign of weakness, or a clever move to boost revenue?