From user friendly to medical innovation, our monthly round-up of the latest tech gadgets you need on your radar
Here’s the very latest smart gizmos and cool tech we found this month…
NEW APPLE WATCH MEASURES BLOOD OXYGEN
Monitoring blood oxygen levels is an important tool in the fight against Covid-19, as the virus can cause these levels to become dangerously low. But how can you manage this regularly and conveniently? The new series 6 Apple watch helps monitor your blood oxygen levels. And more. The watch also has an ECG app which can tell you about your heart rhythm, as well as a sleep app that monitors your sleep trends which can tell you a lot about your overall health. Consider this part of your Covid-19 support system.
AMAZON’S CARE HUB
Amazon’s Care Hub could be an important new tool for caregivers, especially those who do not live near their loved ones. Care Hub is a free feature that’s part of the Alexa app that allows you to remotely check in on those you care about, while at the same time assuring their privacy. Care Hub works with an Echo device along with the Alexa app. Features include notifying you when your family member asks for help. A great tool for everyone’s peace of mind.
THE OURA RING
The water-resistant Oura Ring is an actual smart ring you wear on your finger. It’s not only elegant and sophisticated, it works with an app to monitor your body’s sleep quality, readiness for the day, as well as activity and recovery. This unique piece of wearable tech can help you understand more about your body’s overall health and the changes you need to make in order to be healthier. Chic and smart? Doesn’t get much better than that.