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The Internet of Things? It’s not that connected yet

The Internet of Things? It’s not that connected yet

The Internet of Things (IoT) is great—if you want each of your devices to exist in its own connected-but-siloed world. What do I mean? Your Nest thermostat is undeniably smart when it comes to heating
Get An Early Start On Your New Year's Resolutions With Black Friday Fitbit Discounts

Get An Early Start On Your New Year's Resolutions With Black Friday Fitbit Discounts

Fitbit’s annual Black Friday discounts just went live, with all-time low prices (save for a brief preorder price mistake) on the entire wrist-based lineup, including the svelte Flex 2, the powerful
Fitbits Are Even Cheaper Than Black Friday, For Some Reason

Fitbits Are Even Cheaper Than Black Friday, For Some Reason

Fitbit’s Black Friday deals have been live for several days now, but three of the four models just got additional discounts out of the blue. Read more...
Fitbit buys Pebble as wearables consolidation continues

Fitbit buys Pebble as wearables consolidation continues

Fitbit is reportedly buying the troubled Pebble smartwatch in further consolidation in the flagging wearables market. Full details and dollar value of the deal hasn’t yet been made public but the two
How to use your wearable’s VO2 max feature in your fitness routine

How to use your wearable’s VO2 max feature in your fitness routine

Fitness trackers and wearable fitness technology are a rising trend for both serious athletes and individuals who like to occasionally exercise. Both types are caring more about their health stats
2016’s most talked-about research papers

2016’s most talked-about research papers

From Robin Williams' legacy to reproducibility in science, from tardigrades to the Tully monster, this is where the buzz was in 2016. The post 2016’s most talked-about research papers appeared first
Fitbit Adds Social Feed to Keep Users Motivated

Fitbit Adds Social Feed to Keep Users Motivated

Seeking to grow its 17 million daily users.
Fitbit Adds Social Feed to Keep Users Motivated

Fitbit Adds Social Feed to Keep Users Motivated

Seeking to grow its 17 million daily users.

Fitbit outs new updates, tools for the connected health and fitness game

Fitbit has announced a number of good news at this year’s CES event in Las Vegas. A round of software updates has just been released for its latest health and fitness trackers with the main goal of
Fitbit announces improved community aspect with groups and personal goal setting

Fitbit announces improved community aspect with groups and personal goal setting

One of the strongest aspects of the Fitbit experience is the social element where you can check your rank among friends, engage in challenges over a day, week, the weekend, the holidays, or more, and
Fitbit Styles Up Luxury Expertise With Euro Smartwatch Maker Purchase

Fitbit Styles Up Luxury Expertise With Euro Smartwatch Maker Purchase

But Fitbit doesn't want its current line of watches
Fitbit buys Vector Watch as smartwatch app store plans simmer

Fitbit buys Vector Watch as smartwatch app store plans simmer

Fitbit continues its spate of acquisitions, with news that the wearables company has acquired Vector Watch, a smartwatch startup that made headlines with its long battery life and discreet design. The
Fitbit Styles Up Luxury Expertise With Euro Smartwatch Maker Purchase

Fitbit Styles Up Luxury Expertise With Euro Smartwatch Maker Purchase

But Fitbit doesn't want its current line of watches

FitBit acquires software platform of Vector Watch

FitBit seems to be on a buying spree lately. After successfully acquiring the software business of Pebble (and breaking the hearts of Pebble smartwatch owners everywhere), FitBit has seemingly added a
Did Fitbit try to buy longstanding rival Jawbone for Christmas?

Did Fitbit try to buy longstanding rival Jawbone for Christmas?

After settling patent infringement lawsuits in the run-up to Christmas, Fitbit supposedly offered to acquire Jawbone for an undisclosed amount. The two firms have been at each other’s throats for a

Snatch a refurbed FitBit Flex for only $29.99 and get back on that resolution! (Deal of the Day)

With three weeks down in 2017, we’re at that part of the year where a lot of folks have already fallen off the wagon. Your resolution to get more active is hard to stick with, isn’t it? How many miles

Top 10 Android app updates this week: Netflix, Discover Mobile

Welcome back to our weekly Top 10 Android App Updates column, where we take a look at the most frequently upgraded apps for the week. We’ve found that one of the best ways to discover useful apps is
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