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Rappler's latest stories on Fitbit


Google buying Fitbit in move into wearables, digital health

Nov 02, 2019 - 12:00 PM

The deal for one of the top makers of fitness trackers comes with Google seeking to expand further into hardware.

Google going for Fitbit acquisition – report

Oct 29, 2019 - 8:05 PM

Google’s acquiring Fitbit would point towards plans to build a smartwatch to complement their Pixel line of phones

Fitbit launches Versa in the Philippines for P13,890

Apr 19, 2018 - 5:09 PM

Fitbit's stylish fitness tracker is finally released worldwide following its release in the US back in March

FITBITS. The Fitbit Versa comes in a multitude of band designs and materials. All photos by Gelo Gonzales/Rappler

Apple now leads wearable computing with smartwatch

May 05, 2017 - 11:24 PM

While Apple does not release sales figures for its Apple Watch the estimate by Strategy Analytics shows a 59 jump in sales from a year earlier with 3 5 million units sold in the first 3 months of the year

Fitbit Charge 2 review: A sleek wearable with thoughtful features

Nov 24, 2016 - 7:49 PM

Read Rappler s hands on review with the follow up to Fitbit s best selling tracker the Charge HR

Fitbit paces wearables market, Xiaomi second – survey

May 17, 2016 - 3:15 PM

Fitbit has a 24 5 market share while Xiaomi overtakes Apple as it expands its product line

epa04559297 A man presents the wireless activity tracker Zip by Fitbit Inc. during the Wearable Device Technology Expo in Tokyo, Japan, 14 January 2015. Some 100 companies are presenting their latest devices at the first edition of the Wearable Expo until 16 January. EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON

Fitness tech steps up its game at CES 2016

Jan 07, 2016 - 8:23 AM

New technology on display at the Consumer Electronics Show gets deeper into your skin heart and muscle to help boost performance and health for competitive athletes as well as weekend warriors

FITNESS TRACKING. The new FitBit Blaze is seen at a press conference on CES Press Day, January 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada ahead of the CES 2016 Consumer Electronics Show. Photo by David McNew/AFP

TechRap: Top tech moments of 2013

Jan 06, 2014 - 11:50 AM

This week on TechRap we look back at the top tech moments of 2013 and give you all the details about our CES 2014 coverage

Smart fashion trend: Wearable computers

Jun 27, 2013 - 12:00 PM

There s an enormous appetite for personal data and self discovery among consumers that will only continue to grow

NOT JUST A BRACELET. Jawbone released redesigned wristbands in 2012 that combine fashion with smartphone lifestyles to help people along paths to improved fitness. Photo from the Jawbone Facebook page