Samsung introduces blood pressure measurement feature in its Galaxy Watch Active2.

Samsung Electronics today announced that the Samsung Health Monitor app, a government-approved over-the-counter application that monitors the blood pressure, is approved as a software as a medical device (SaMD) by South Korea’s Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS). Using the Samsung Health Monitor app, you can measure and monitor the blood pressure when paired using Galaxy Watch…

UK will release a new mobile application for COVID-19 contact tracing.

Britain is finalizing steps to launch a latest mobile phone application from the National Health Service (NHS) that would alert users if they have been in near contact to anyone with coronavirus symptoms recently. Health Secretary Matt Hancock announced that the government’s department was partnering with leading technology firms to check the app in the…