Has Google handed Samsung a MASSIVE Strategic Head Start?

Google doubles down with Samsung If it looks unusual, sounds unusual and smells unusual then…it’s probably…

Wednesday Highlights News – 4 stories: EMFIT, Rings and DFA Alpha 1

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Fitbit Down – What Should I do?

Fitbit's platform is well and truly down and out

Queen-to-be Wears Fitbit

The Devil might wear Prada but Britain's next Queen-to-be wears Fitbit. Here's proof.

Best Sports Apps | Report & Table – Winners & Losers of 2020

Best and most downloaded apps for Android and iPhone, ranked and rated with links

Google to move on WHOOP ? Amazon Halo available

Google has filed patents for a WHOOP-like band device.

Fitbit Recall

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OK Garmin 955 Start my run? Voice Control 🎤 Unintended consequence of LTE?

Garmin's alternative and somewhat radical solution is to "press a button" whereas Apple just starts recording…

Fitbit Turns a Corner? Q3.2020 Results

Some welcome positive highlights from Fitbit. Great. But these are the LAST EVER FINANCIAL RESULTS from…

Sleep Accuracy: Garmin loses, Fitbit wins in scientific study

New university sleep study shows Fitbit is best and Garmin is the worst watch for sleep…

Best Prime Day deals Garmin, Apple Watch, Fitbit & Samsung Galaxy WatchDeals 2020: Best Smartwatch & Fitness Tracker Sales

Best Prime Day deals Garmin, Apple Watch, Fitbit & Samsung Galaxy WatchDeals 2020

Garmin Venu SQ First Thoughts | Comparison Apple Watch, Fitbit Sense

Garmin has thrown an electronic spanner in the works for the smartwatches of Apple & Fitbit.…

Garmin | Kill the competition | A How-To Guide

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-> Garmin Venu SQ | First Images | First Thoughts

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Samsung | Bleak | Fitbit | Bleak | Garmin + Apple | Great-for-now

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Fitbit Versa 3 and Fitbit SENSE – Announced

Fitbit Versa 3 and Fitbit SENSE Fitbit has just announced a new band format tracker called…

Fitbit Versa 3 – the last hope for Fitbit

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Fitbit PREMIUM adds 500,000 users

Seemingly impressive growth in PREMIUM subscribers for Fitbit's new service from 2019

Friday Roundup – YouTube, Fitbit, 945/Fenix and more

Friday Roundup Here’s a roundup of some of the things I found interesting this week  …

Google Wear OS Fitbit roundup | September predictions | Fitnesss Updates only in 2021

We have recently seen 2 weeks of speculation and updates around Wear OS, Google and Fitbit.…

For Sale or Gone: myFitnessPal, PyroPlatforms, PowerMeter24

For Sale Reports from The Information state that Under Armour is putting MyFitnessPal up for sale.…

Highest User-Rated Tri Watches – Your Votes

Add to more than 1000 votes already cast for the best triathlon watches in every category

Fitbit App – some interesting news (not the same you read everywhere else)

I dug into MY Fitbit data to see what's happening with Fitbit app growth.

Sport/Smart Watch ShakeUp Starts – IDC Figures WILL Cast A Long Shadow

Sport/Smart Watch ShakeUp Starts for Wearables Despite any Covid-induced slowdown in the first quarter of 2020,…

Fitbit Q1.2020 Results

Fitbit financial results go from one ‘oh dear’ to another. ‘Oh dear’ is an advanced technical…

A new Google Watch? or simply a Wear OS re-brand?

Conclusive proof that perhaps, err maybe, err perhaps not, a new Fitbit Watch by Google is…

Fitbit Deals Galore

Great deals on almost all the Fitbit range if y ou know where to look

Fitbit Charge 4 Specifications & Leak

Google recently agreed to buy Fitbit and I, and others speculated as to whether we would…

STRAVA Adds (Back) Chronological Feed

STRAVA has just rolled out a new feature. It's so new that even my Summit Accounts…

Fitbit sales decline, Fitbit profits decline

Fitbit sells more devices in Q4.2019 vs Q4.2018 but make less profit and less revenue. That’s…

Fossil – Facebook could buy Fossil and enter the wearables market? SPECULATION

OK folks, this is pure speculation but there are some strange goings-on with Fossil’s share price…

Sports Apps 2020 Report & Table – Winners & Losers of 2019 – Best Sports App

I’ve produced rankings of sports-related apps over the last few years and this is a report…

Fitbit Fit OS 4.1 and Wahoo new Firmware

Let’s do the easy one first. Wahoo has cocked a snook at STRAVA by enabling support…

WHOOP raises $55m

WHOOP 3.0 is a sports activity and readiness tracker and has just closed an additional $55m…

STRAVA and their privacy policy

STRAVA has today very clearly confirmed its privacy policy. Whilst I take a swipe at STRAVA…

Fitbit Deals – close to all-time lows latest pre-Black Friday discounts at Amazon

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*INCOMING* New Firstbeat Features x3

Let’s start off NOT interesting and then get interesting towards the end. The Xiaomi Mi Watch…

Garmin & The Biological Age Model

Garmin Biological Age Model (by Scor) Garmin has today announced a link up for their wearables…

Fitbit acquired by Google

Google has just definitively agreed to buy Fitbit, hook, line and sinker. The deal itself will…

October 2019: Sports Watch Update: All new & current Bike/Run/Tri/Fitness Models with GPS. Rumors + replacement dates for Garmin, Polar, Suunto, Wahoo, Fitbit

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