Apple is reportedly working on a new patent that could detect health emergencies on its own and also dial 911.
With wearable technology getting more and more popular these days, innovative ideas for such devices keep popping up.
Devices like the Apple Watch already works as a health tracker, but the latest patent from Apple will take healthcare to the next level. Apple has recently come up with an idea that could leverage the watch’s health sensors and communication features into emergency situations. This new patent describes a feature that allows the smartwatch to call for help if it thinks that the user is have a medical emergency.
It is not confirmed if this feature would make it for the Apple Watch, but from the patent, Apple might be considering it.
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