Tag: FitBit


Google is buying Fitbit: now what?

November 1, 2019

Via: The Verge

Google is buying Fitbit and the reasons why are both simple and complicated. It’s the kind of big acquisition Google has done before (more money than YouTube, less than Nest or DoubleClick), but this one seems to have struck a […]


Fitbit is reportedly buying Pebble to make decent smartwatches

December 2, 2016

Via: TheNextWeb

Fitbit is close to completing an acquisition of smartwatch brand Pebble, according to sources for both The Information and The Verge. If the reports are true, Fitbit would acquire Pebble’s assets, such as its operating system, but see the Pebble […]


Fitbit App Dominates iOS Downloads

December 30, 2015

Via: itCurated

If downloads of the Fitbit mobile app are any indication, lots of people received a fitness tracker this holiday season. The Fitbit app hit No. 1 in Apple’s app store on Dec. 25 and has remained in the top spot […]


Review: Updated: Fitbit Charge HR

March 3, 2015

Via: itCurated

Introduction and design I’ve been scratching my head for a while trying to figure out how to review the Fitbit Charge HR. In fact, fitness trackers of this kind, from the Garmin Vivosmart to the Jawbone Up, to the ostensibly […]