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Track Steps, Flights and Distance with Health App On Your iPhone

The new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus have built-in low-power sensors that allow you to make use of some of Health app’s features without third-party sensors and apps.

Your new iPhone’s built-in sensors track steps, walking and running distance, and flights of steps and then share that data with Health app without draining your battery.

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Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus TV Ad – Health

Apple’s new commercial focuses on the Health app using an iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

Bendgate! Apple’s iPhone 6 Plus Bending in User Pockets.

Apple just can’t catch a break…. or can it. The Wall Street Journal and other news sources are reporting nine complaints relating to Apple’s new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus bending in users pockets.

Apple’s most recent issue plaguing its new product launch has been dubbed #bendgate – and adds another issue to those already impacting the iPhone 6’s launch.

The number of iPhones that bent is infinitesimal (nine iPhones) compared with the number of iPhones in consumers pockets (millions of iPhones). I would not worry too much about becoming a victim of #bendgate. However, I would still be careful about sitting on your new iPhone 6 lest you become the latest victim.

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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus Drop Test

Special thanks to PhoneBuff for testing the survivability of the new Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. I think you need a new case to protect your new iPhone. What do you think?


MapMyFitness for iPhone Lets You See All Your Activity in One Place

MapMyFitness for iPhone Lets You See All Your Activity in One Place by Engadget.com

iPhone 6 to Put a Health Coach in Your Pocket

iPhone 6 to Put a Health Coach in Your Pocket by Discovery.com

iOS 8 and Health app

Apple provided some new details about Apple’s new Health app, which will be included in iOS 8. You can download iOS 8 and the new Health app on September 17, 2014.

The new Health app provides an easy-to-read dashboard for all of your health and fitness data. Developers can use the HealthKit SDK to consolidate your health and fitness data  in one place on your iOS device.  Apple’s Health web site contains more information about the Health app and HealthKit SDK.

The Health app stores and analyzes your heart rate, calories burdened, blood sugar, cholesterol. It also provides an emergency card (accessible from the lock screen) that provides important health information such as your blood type and allergies. Continue reading iOS 8 and Health app