“The latest reports suggest that Apple will announce a wearable device, the so-called ‘iWatch,’ in September — earlier than previously expected,” Thomas writes. “The only clue to its function in Apple’s documentation is HealthKit’s ability to record heart-rate data from a wrist-based device.”
Thomas writes, “It’s a healthy sign…that Apple is making such rapid progress in fleshing out HealthKit, and going beyond just vital signs that a nurse might collect in a doctor’s office to the real signals of a healthy body that we produce when we work out.”
Read more in the full article here.
MacDailyNews Take: Soon, as with iPhone, we will look back and see two very distinct eras: pre-iWatch and post-iWatch.