AliveCor Apple Watch

AliveCor Apple Watch app in development

The new offering uses the same technology as smartphone-based AliveECG, relying on a single-lead sensor built into a replacement watchband.
HelpAround for Apple Watch

HelpAround brings Alert app to Apple Watch

The application enables seniors in distress to alert and contact their caregivers with a simple tap on the wrist, wherever they are.
Apple watchOS 2

Apple Watch getting firmware update on Sept. 16, already has over 10,000 apps

WatchOS 2.0 will bring a number of new features, including timelapse backgrounds, third party complications, time travel, transit info and GoPro integration.
Apple Watch sensor

Johns Hopkins to use Apple Watch in the upcoming ResearchKit study on epilepsy

The research is looking to develop an effective method for predicting seizures; the apps for the study are now in beta testing, and should be out on Sept. 18.
Apple Watch

Apple Watch was the second best-selling wearable last quarter

In the period between April and June, the iPhone maker has sold 3.6 million units of the Apple Watch, representing 20 percent of all wearables shipped.
Juniper Smart Wearable Devices

Juniper: Apple sold between 2 and 2.5 million watches this quarter

Although the company's CEO Tim Cook hasn't shared any figures, the research firm looked at the iPhone maker's earnings to get to the estimate.
Apple Watch

Nebraska Medicine testing Apple Watch for patient engagement

The health system will release several Apple Watch and iOS apps for patients, as well as an iOS application targeted at physicians.
Apple WatchOS 2.0

Apple announces new health features for Apple Watch, HealthKit

With the upcoming iOS 9 update, the iPhone's Health app will finally be able to track a woman's period; Siri will get the ability to start/stop a workout.
Apple Watch Hospital RN

IBM’s MobileFirst iPhone apps start getting Apple Watch support

Currently, only three of 22 apps on the list feature Apple Watch support, including Hospital RN, Field Connect and Incident Aware.
Apple Watch getting sleep tracking

Apple Watch getting sleep tracking, few other health feature soon?

The 9to5Mac report says the Cupertino-based company is working to add the ability to track blood oxygen saturation, blood pressure and blood sugar levels.