Apple is going to be releasing their latest Health App this fall and everybody is just so excited. Apple revealed this news during the yearly conducted WWDC meeting that was held last week. This Health App was said to be released along with IOS 8. There have been a lot of rumors going around about this particular app because this is going to be the Apple’s first app related to mobile health.
The announcement was only a preview of what consumers should expect, however; there were no information divulged regarding their most anticipated Iwatch. With the health app, consumers will be able to gather data from various fitness applications into a single one. In addition to that, this application is user friendly and very easy to access. There will also be a healthcare partnership and that means that you will be able to share the health information of your app to your physician. Even though we still do not know the name of Apple’s wearable fitness device, we can definitely expect for the upcoming release to be one of a kind and amazing.
However, you and all the other consumers need to understand that tracking is not the sole thing that should be considered. There are researchers who are claiming that short lived benefits offered by fitness trackers even though there are currently no studies released yet confirming or supporting these claims. They say that despite of the fact that there are several fitness trackers out there its effects are mostly temporary and once these benefits start to fade, the users end up feeling frustrated.
Apple has to make sure that they do not just come up with an ordinary tracker if they wish to avoid experiencing the same fate as those flop devices and apps. Apple must find a way for their wearable tracking device to help its user live a healthier life and not simply provide them with a presentable data.
Apple must take into consideration the following things for their upcoming tracking device. First, it must be able to suggest methods to help its wearer improve its quality of life. Second, it must be able to take on a virtual health coach role. Lastly, their tracker must be in sync with its wearer. Once all these have been achieved, then they can safely say that they have created a revolutionary fitness and health tracking device.