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'I can tell when you're sad, I can see that you're fat': Amazon Halo your new blunt best friend?

The fitness tracker can analyse from the "positivity and energy" in your voice how happy, sad, tired or excited you are.

28 Aug 2020 5:37 PM

Google's plan to buy Fitbit comes under lens of EU competition commissioner

Google has an operating system for smartwatches so Fitbit’s user data will strengthen its already powerful position in targeted advertising.

04 Aug 2020 10:47 PM

Google's purchase of Fitbit will stifle the competition, say consumer groups

“Regulators around the world... must therefore give it their utmost attention,” they said, calling it a “test case” on facing down Big Tech.

02 Jul 2020 9:28 PM

Gym class without the gym? With technology, it’s catching on

For students whose tests and textbooks have migrated to screens, technology as gym equipment may have been only a matter of time.

05 Jan 2020 2:00 PM

US Justice Department to review Google's deal for Fitbit

The 2.1 billion USD deal by which tech giant Google acquired fitness tracker maker Fitbit, is under investigation by the US Justice dept.

11 Dec 2019 4:38 PM


Fitbit enhances smartwatch experience with OS update

The brand also debuts the best heart rate tracking yet for teh Fitbit Versa 2.

14 Nov 2019 1:29 PM

Google acquires Fitbit for USD 2.1 billion

Fitbit pioneered the wearables category and has sold more than 100 million devices, and has more than 28 million active users.

04 Nov 2019 7:22 AM

Google taps fitness tracker market with USD 2.1 billion bid for Fitbit

Google said on Friday that it sees an opportunity to introduce its own wearable devices and invest more in digital health.

02 Nov 2019 12:57 PM

Apple asks US to waive tariffs on Chinese-made watches, iPhone parts, AirPods

The company on Thursday sought tariff exclusions from 11 products, including HomePod speakers, iMac computers, AirPods,etc.

02 Nov 2019 12:41 PM

Fitbit states Indians are least active

Indians are least active, second-most sleep-deprived, reveals Fitbit study.

31 Oct 2019 7:30 AM


Google owner Alphabet in bid to buy Fitbit

There is no certainty that the negotiations between Google and Fitbit will lead to any deal, the sources said.

29 Oct 2019 10:58 AM

Fitbit announces lifestyle smartwatch Versa 2, and Fitbit Premium in India

The next generation of its best-selling smartwatch, Fitbit Versa 2 is now available in India for Rs 20,999.

14 Oct 2019 4:51 PM

Apple Watch cannot do these 3 things but the Fitbit Versa 2 can

The Fitbit Versa 2 has an AMOLED display.

31 Aug 2019 1:20 PM

Fitbit Versa 2 has built-in smart voice assistant Alexa support

Fitbit Versa 2 is available for pre-order in select markets at USD 199.

29 Aug 2019 1:21 PM

Fitbit introduces new fall line-up, 3 products included

Innovative sleep features like Sleep Score and smart wake to help you improve your sleep as an important component of overall health.

28 Aug 2019 8:30 PM


Samsung and Fitbit heart rate sensors inaccurate on darker skinned people

A new report alleges that popular fitness wearable brands inaccurately measure heart rates on people of colour.

26 Jul 2019 10:23 AM

‘Free’ fitness tracker as effective as Fitbit

Research shows that your social circle provides the same effect on your health as expensive fitness trackers.

05 Jul 2019 9:15 AM

Cardiogram is now compatible with Fitbit wearables

Fitbit users have the option to upgrade to Cardiogram Premium.

29 Jun 2019 5:35 PM

Fitbit and Snap launch Bitmoji clock face

Bitmoji cartoon-self dynamically updates 24/7 based on your activity and personal data to help motivate you to get more active.

08 Apr 2019 4:05 PM

Fitbit launches range of new wearables in India

The brand is focusing on making health and fitness accessible and affordable to as many consumers as possible.

27 Mar 2019 5:39 PM