Fitbit will take on Apple with a useful smartwatch
Published in Wearables


Innovation


The Tame Apple Press is getting its knickers in a twist over how wearable device maker Fitbit has released a smartwatch which is direct competition to their favourite manufacturer.

Fitness trackers can’t measure calories
Published in Wearables


Chocolate teapots


Fitness devices are reasonable at monitoring heart rate but can’t track calories burnt to save their lives.

Fitbit surprises Wall Street
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 04 May 2017 10:37

Fitbit surprises Wall Street


Makes more cash than expected


Fitbit surprised the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street by reporting a quarterly revenue above its own forecast.

Fitbit activity tracker explodes
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 27 April 2017 12:12

Fitbit activity tracker explodes


Arm burnt


A woman in Wisconsin suffered minor burns after her Fitbit exploded and caught fire on her wrist.

Fitbit solves its first murder
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 26 April 2017 11:40

Fitbit solves its first murder


Accused would have gotten away with it but for pesky tracker

Connecticut man accused in his wife's murder might have gotten away with it — if not for the victim's pesky Fitbit fitness tracker.

Fitbit is the king of wearables
Published in News
Tuesday, 06 December 2016 12:28

Fitbit is the king of wearables


Apple fails miserably, despite cuckoo press stories 


You might not be aware of it, because the Tame Apple Press is going on an offensive, but Apple is losing the wearable’s market to Fitbit.

Fitbit close to buying Pebble
Published in Wearables
Thursday, 01 December 2016 13:41

Fitbit close to buying Pebble


Going for a song

Fitness wearables outfit Fitbit is close to buying smartwatch maker Pebble and the prices is rather low.

Gear Fit 2 spec out
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 14:30

Gear Fit 2 spec out


No word on price though


Samsung’s fitness tracker came out in 2014 to some good reviews and it seems that it is about to be updated.

Time called on the Smartwatch industry
Published in Wearables
Friday, 25 March 2016 09:49

Time called on the Smartwatch industry


Bubble burst already

The bottom is dropping out of the smart watch industry as VC’s start to realise that the Apple dream is not making many people much dosh.

Fitbit misses Wall Street estimates
Published in Wearables
Tuesday, 23 February 2016 11:24

Fitbit misses Wall Street estimates


Internet of things not so great

Fitbit’s current-quarter profit forecast missed what the cocaine nose jobs of Wall Street predicted suggesting that the Internet of Things might not be the hot property that many are claiming.