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Fitness Trackers for the Fitless Spirit

You may refer to yourself as an anti-fitness aficionado. You’d rather binge-watch a series on Netflix than take a jog around the local park. Driving a mile to the store is much more convenient than simply taking a stroll there.  849 more words

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Why Fitbit's Auto-Activity Tracking is a Big Deal

Fitbit on Monday announced a fairly substantial software update for two of its fitness trackers, Charge HR and Surge.

Once the update is applied, both wrist-worn trackers will gain the ability to automatically detect when a user is exercising and track it in the Fitbit smartphone application. 476 more words


Jawbone Just Laid Off 15% of its Global Staff

It’s already been a tough couple of years for Jawbone, the wearable technology company that once made popular Bluetooth headsets and is now better known for its Up fitness trackers and Jambox speakers. 211 more words


Jawbone Lays Off 60, 15% Of Staff Globally, Closes NY Office

Some difficult news this week for Jawbone, maker of fitness trackers, speakers and Bluetooth headsets. TechCrunch has learned and confirmed that the company yesterday laid off around 60 employees, or 15% of staff. 630 more words


Fitness Tracker Sales On The Rise, But Are They Accurate?

PITTSBURGH (KDKA)- At Club One Fitness in the East End, treadmills and dumbbells are the norm, but so are fitness trackers.

“I wear it for everything,” says Jackie Polak. 253 more words