[Techricity] Jawbone To Start Tracking Heart Rate Throughout The Day

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One year after their latest Up bands were officially announced, Jawbone are rolling out a firmware update with a new set of much-awaited features, most importantly: passive heart rate tracking.

The famous wearable tech wrist bands (the Up3 and Up4) both came equipped with heart rate sensors, but the software only measured the wearer’s heart rate first thing in the morning. Jawbone’s reasoning was that healthy sleep was a sign of a healthy person.

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