US Patent No. 10,194,418


Patent No. 10,194,418
Issue Date January 29, 2019
Title Determination And Presentation Of Customized Notifications
Inventorship Jay Kriz Blahnik, San Francisco, CA (US)
Aaron P. Thompson, San Francisco, CA (US)
David S. Clark, San Jose, CA (US)
Julie A. Arney, Los Gatos, CA (US)
Brian R. Drell, San Jose, CA (US)
Keith P. Avery, Sunnyvale, CA (US)
Assignee Apple Inc., Cupertino, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,194,418

1. A computer-implemented method, comprising:accessing, by a fitness application of a wearable device having an associated user account, historical fitness data associated with the user account, the historical fitness data collected by the wearable device during a plurality of days that together define a historical period;
detecting a beginning of a current day based at least in part on a detected user action performed at the wearable device, the current day comprising a plurality of segments;
determining whether to present a coaching notification at a conclusion of a first segment of the plurality of segments by at least:
accessing current fitness data collected by the wearable device and tracked by the fitness application during the first segment;
comparing the current fitness data to the historical fitness data to identify a correlation between a current progress toward a fitness goal and a historical progress toward the fitness goal; and
determining, based at least in part on the correlation, whether the fitness goal is achievable during one or more other segments of the plurality of segments; and
presenting a coaching notification at the conclusion of the first segment when the fitness goal is achievable during the one or more other segments, the coaching notification identifying the fitness goal.