Apple Watch Series 4 owners are about to gain a potentially life-saving app. On Thursday, Apple will release a software update for Apple Watch owners that adds an ECG app to the company’s latest smartwatch.
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The feature was first announced by Apple back in September, alongside FDA approval for De Novo classification for the ECG app.
The new app is included in watchOS 5.1.2 and follows Wednesday’s release of iOS 12.1.1.
When using an ECG app, the user will need to place his or her finger on…