Apple Watch designer reveals the device’s origins on its fifth birthday – TechCrunch

[ad_1] Update: We mistakenly noted in an earlier version that Chaudhri had been a part of Microsoft’s Hololens team. The story has been updated to remove the reference.  In his two decades at Apple, Imran Chaudhri worked on many of the company’s most iconic product lines, including the iPhone, iPad and Mac. The designer left…

Samsung’s new Galaxy Watch app reminds you to wash your damn fingers, dummy – TechCrunch

[ad_1] 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…

Stanford, Fitbit join forces to predict infections with wearables

[ad_1] As the world searches for a approach to deliver society again on-line after coronavirus social isolation, researchers are springing into motion to discover novel ways to detect illnesses early. One technique includes strapping on a standard, on a regular basis wearable. Stanford Medicine announced Tuesday that its researchers are engaged on an algorithmic mannequin…