A number of months in the past, the concept of a hand-washing app would have appeared trivial, at finest. We’re all adults right here, proper? We’ve been washing our fingers our whole lives. But issues change. It’s mid-April and we’re afraid to go outdoors and interact with different people — and thorough hand-washing is one in every of only a few instruments we’ve in our collective arsenal.
Life, am I proper?
According to Samsung, “a small group of designers and builders from Samsung Research Institute-Bangalore, or SRI-B’s UX and wearable groups, labored round the clock over the past two weeks to give you an answer that helps you preserve wholesome and protected.”
They got here out the opposite aspect with Hand Wash, a Galaxy Watch app designed to remind wearers to wash their fingers for at the least 20 seconds. There are preset intervals for the reminders, which will be custom-made by the wearer. The app offers a buzz on the finish of 25 seconds — the additional 5 seconds have been tacked on for the applying of cleaning soap.
The app tracks washings and exhibits the period of time that’s elapsed since you final washed. It’s the type of issues that will be completely crazy-making usually, however nowadays are something however. It’s accessible now for obtain within the Galaxy Store.