• Apple Watch helps save woman trapped in rising river

    8 days ago - By iMore

    What you need to know
    The Apple Watch helped save a woman trapped in a rising river.
    The woman was swimming and got her foot stuck in the rocks at the bottom of the river.
    She used her Apple Watch to call emergency services.
    Apple Watch saves lives.
    The Apple Watch has saved yet another life.
    In a Facebook Post spotted by 9to5Mac , the City of The Dalles Police Department announced that they had saved a woman from a river after she called emergency services using her Apple Watch. According to the report, the woman got her foot caught in the rocks at the bottom of the river and fought to...
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  • Apple Watch becomes ultimate lifeguard after calling 911 for swimmer trapped in cold river

    Apple Watch becomes ultimate lifeguard after calling 911 for swimmer trapped in cold river

    8 days ago - By 9to5Mac

    Apple Watch has been an excellent swim tracker since gaining stronger water resistance and aquatic workouts with Series 2 - the device has since evolved into a must-have swimming companion and lifeguard of sorts. That's what happened in Oregon last week when first responders were able to rescue a trapped swimmer who called 911 from her Apple Watch.
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