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Fitbit Surge was among the first Fitness Trackers to feature GPS, and coupled with Fitbit’s expertise in tracking algorithms, is it still among the best out there? Let’s find out! Design: The design of the watch is anything but inconspicuous. And if you’re wearing the tangerine version for a walk, …

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After nearly a year of rumors, Fitbit finally announced its first smartwatch today—the Fitbit Ionic. For the past 10 years, Fitbit has been one of the biggest players in the wearables game. However, it took the company a while to embrace the smartwatch trend. Last year’s Fitbit Blaze was the closest the …

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Fitbit’s rumored smartwatch is supposed to be available by the holiday season, which means we should not only have an official idea of what the device looks like soon, but also lots of leaks along the way. Wareable has obtained images of the smartwatch, giving us a no-holds-barred look at Fitbit’s next …

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The Q1 2017 data for the wearable market is in. And surprisingly Samsung beats Fitbit to grab the second spot with 12.8 percent of share. Fitbit moves at 3rd position with a distinct 12.2% of market share. Surely, the Gear S3 which was launched in September 2016 helped Samsung to …

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We have all been waiting to see what happens after FitBit acquired Pebble, the company which started the concept of mainstream smartwatches. A few months have passed, and now we get the pictures of their first proper smartwatch along with a new pair of wireless headphones.   While FitBit has …

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Dina Mitchell said she suffered from second degree burns after wearing her Fitbit Flex 2 device for only two weeks. “The Fitbit itself is totally melted. The bracelet melted, and I got pieces of plastic burned into my arm,” Mitchell said. “I was literally just sitting and reading when my Fitbit …

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Digital health and fitness company Fitbit reported its third quarter earnings earlier today, and shortly thereafter its shares fell off a cliff. Its guidance for the fourth quarter was especially weak, with the company citing softer demand for its products, a 45 percent contraction in growth in Asia-Pacific markets, and supply …

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Global smartwatch shipments will hit 20.1 million units in 2016, up just 3.9 percent from 2015, according to IDC projections. IDC, however, sees 50 million units by 2020. The biggest takeaway from IDC’s forecast is that the smartwatch category remains a work in progress. According to IDC, a smartwatch is …

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Fitness wearables company Fitbit reported its second-quarter results after the market closed on Aug. 2. The company has been ramping up spending on R&D in an effort to deliver new products to market quickly, while big increases in marketing have been helping to sell those new products. Fitbit’s profits tumbled during …

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