So, you're looking for a fitness wristband to keep you in a healthy mindset. We've compared the top three to help you choose.
The $100 Fitbit Flex starts shipping today, balancing the missing incline-sensing feature with Bluetooth connectivity.
Fitbug claims Fitbit has caused irreparable harm and damage to their company, and it has asked the U.S. District Court in Northern California to order Fitbit to stop allegedly using its Fitbit mark and conduct that causes confusion with Fitbug’s brand.
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Self-quantification is awesome in theory, but the data and record-keeping, frankly, suck. Which is why I'm pretty pumped about the Amiigo fitness bracelet.
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Finally, Fitbit has an activity tracking wristband of its own.
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Fitness gadgets are getting better at tracking your activity and sleep. Here's the rundown on a bunch of options.
In the battle of the latest fitness gadgets, there are no losers.
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If you've been meaning to jump on Fitbit's fitness tracking bandwagon, now's a good time to start.
Fitbit today announced two new fitness trackers to maintain its lead against competitors like Nike.
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