Manufacturer alivecor has strained a new lawsuit against apple in the usa. On a patent suit and a complaint with the us trade committee, competitive rated followed: parallel to the introduction of an in-house ecg function in apple watch series 4 apple have used control over app store and watch operating system to go to third-party heart rate apps. Analysis to do, alivecor leads to the field (alivecor vs. Apple, file number 3: 21-cv-03958, united states district court – northern district of california).
Improvement: algorith music to sabotage
Apple sullen alivecors smartrhythm app succumbed to the injury "different unwritten rules" rejected, it is called in the lawsuit. After alivecor adapted the app multi-apples specifications accordingly, apple have these by undocumented changes in the watchos operating system "saboted" and made this several times in advance unused.
At the same time with the market launch of apple watch series 4, apple then went to the heart rate algorithm in watchos 5 so that third-party providers are no longer able to carry out an accurate analysis on herzerryhtmustionungen. Competition to apple’s ecg app can be practically no longer possible, you have to take the own app to bring back.