Category: Fitbit

Fitbit launches a $330 Apple Watch competitor
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Fitbit launches a $330 Apple Watch competitor

Fitbit would be the first to admit it was late to the smartwatch game. When it did finally launch a proper smartwatch with the Ionic, it was something of a misfire. But the Versa helped the wearable pioneer make up for some lost ground, courtesy of a solid, Android-compatible device at a good price. In…

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Fitbit launches a COVID-19 early detection study, and you can join from the Fitbit app
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Fitbit launches a COVID-19 early detection study, and you can join from the Fitbit app

Fitbit’s activity-tracking wearable devices are already being used by a number of academic institutions to determine if they might be able to contribute to the early detection of COVID-19 and the flu, and now Fitbit itself is launching its own dedicated Fitbit COVID-19 Study, which users can sign up for from within their Fitbit mobile…

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Fitbit (FIT) Stock Spikes Over 40% on News of Google Parent Acquisition; Buy the Rumor
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Fitbit (FIT) Stock Spikes Over 40% on News of Google Parent Acquisition; Buy the Rumor

Fitness company Fitbit has grabbed the limelight recently due to news of possible acquisition by Alphabet. It has been two days since the news broke but until now there’s no confirmation, suggesting that other companies are also vying for the smartwatch-maker. The rumors will likely keep shares soaring as traders speculate on the acquisition price.…

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