Subject: Re: Apple played digital liberal nanny-stater, now faces several lawsuits
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, Mayayana<email@example.com> wrote:
> | > a pulse oximeter won't plug directly into the watch.
> | >
> | > that functionality will be part of the watch itself, checking your
> | > oxygen level as often as you deem necessary, as well as other vitals.
> | >
> | > there could also be a bluetooth version that talks to the watch.
> | >
> | Since the physical measurement device is not available for sale, it is
> | vaporware, that I cannot rely on..
> It's all a joke. Look up accuracy reports. Apple
> watch accuracy is quite good as a heart rate monitor,
> as joke watch functions go. (It's still not very good
> and the whole idea is idiotic. But within that field
> it's tops.
the only joke is you.
the apple watch has already saved the lives of several people, likely
more because not everyone has a news story about it.
examples such as these come up every so often:
Late last week, Green posted an image from the hospital noting that
the "stupid lil wrist computer [he] bought 2 years ago" saved his
life after it notified him of a spiking heart rate.
...The watch indicated his heart rate was 145 beats per minute, a
full 60 to 80 beats higher than an average resting heart rate. He