Wear OS, Google’s operating system for smartwatches and wearables, now regularly sends reminders to wash your hands. This is one of the best ways to prevent the spread of the novel corona virus.
First discovered by Android policeThis new feature appears to be part of the v5.4.0 update for the Google Clock app. The new feature is added to the watch application and sends alerts every three hours to go to a sink and scrub your hands. Once you’re ready, you can start a 40 second countdown. However, if this warning bothers you, Android police notes that you can disable the feature.