Will take on Apple and Samsung
Google has written a $2.1 billion cheque to buy exercise outfit Fitbit as part of a cunning plan to take on Apple and Samsung in the crowded market for fitness trackers and smartwatches.
Wants to get into the fitness tracker business
Google owner Alphabet Inc has made an offer to acquire US wearable device maker Fitbit as part of a cunning plan to get into the market for fitness trackers and smartwatches.
Chatting to investment banks
Wearable device maker Fitbit has been in discussions with an investment bank about the possibility of exploring a deal.
Half the price of the iWatch with a battery that lasts for days
Fitbit launched its latest smartwatch, Versa 2, adding Amazon. voice assistant Alexa, online payments and music storage in a bid to compete strongly with Apple.
…petty about the Bluetooth
Wearable device maker Fitbit reported better than expected first quarter results and reaffirmed its full-year revenue forecast, as it sells more smartwatches and wearable devices.
Synching issues not fixed
Fitbit’s new Charge 3 is turning out to be a lemon and users are furious.
Always take the watch off someone when you kill them
A 90-year-old man is facing a murder charge after a victim's Fitbit provided the exact time she was killed.
From something declining to something yet to happen
Wearable device maker Fitbit chief financial officer, William Zerella, will leave the company next week to join an unknown autonomous vehicle technology startup as its finance head.
Yegge scrambles, rants, quits and rants
A Google engineer who gained popularity after his rant on Google+ went viral has announced he has left Google, because the outfit does not innovate any more.
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.