ITGS Apple and biometric analysis
Apples W2 wireless coprocessor manages Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity on the Apple Watch Series 3, and its T2 wafer handles encryption, voice recognition, audio, and image processing in the latest-generation MacBook Pro. But according to CNBC, Apple is turning its attention to a new area of semiconductor research: biometric analysis. In a report published today, CNBC uncovered job postings from Apple’s Health Sensing hardware team that hint at a custom processor for health data management.
Read Kyle Wiggers article about Apples health analysis processor then respond to these questions:
Construct an outline how this health technology might look like with reference to input>processor>output -(i.e. Display information in a diagrammatic or logical form).
Formulate a basic policy for the use of this technology that addresses privacy and anonymity of users.
Discuss the benefits of personal health technology for the eldery.
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AUGUST 14, 2018 1:21 PM