New Apple Watch Has An Alarm That Makes Sure You Wash Your Hands For 20 Seconds

September 16, 2020
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Yesterday, Apple unveiled the new upgrades to their collection, including the Apple Watch Series 6.

One of the many new features the watch includes a timer that makes sure you wash your hands for at least 20 seconds!  The watch uses a motion sensors, microphones, and machine learning to detect when someone starts washing their hands.  The watch then initiates a 20-second countdown timer. 

The company described the feature as a "first-of-its-kind innovation for a wearable," and is part of a series of innovations designed to help people return to workplace.  The watch will also "conveniently remind the user to wash their hands when they return home."

Via Daily Mail