Health

Drinking too much coffee? Apple’s iOS 8 will let you know

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Apple has added two new and pretty useful features to its upcoming Health App for iPhones with iOS 8: a caffeine tracker and step-counter tool. That’s according to 9to5Mac, which installed the latest iOS 8 beta software.

The step counter actually works with the iPhone 5S’ M7 processor to track your progress when walking or running during a typical day. The caffeine tracker appears to require manual input — which seems like a bit of a pain — but it also could prove useful for anyone trying to cut down on their coffee consumption.

The new Health app Apple is producing collects a variety of data about your well-being and can even pull data from third-party apps and services. One such example would be Jawbone’s Up Coffee app, as GigaOm points out.

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10 comments
Shubhang Pande
Shubhang Pande

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Devin Christy
Devin Christy

WOAH, SLOW DOWN APPLE! Adding more than one feature per new phone is not like you! Whew! Steppin up your game

Rocky Ratan
Rocky Ratan

seems like apple nd NSA are continuously monitoring ur personal data and are hence using it for their own benefit or r creeatin business around it

Will Smith
Will Smith

Any idea when apples health app will be launched?

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Simon Wijnakker

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