Fitbit Charge 3 Leak Reveals Full Touchscreen

The first leaked renders of the Fitbit Charge 3 fitness tracker appeared earlier this month and suggested that some significant changes have been made to this new device. There has now been a new leak which not only brings us additional renders of the Fitbit Charge 3 but also reveals some specifics. Unlike its predecessor, the Fitbit Charge 3 will have a full touchscreen display.


Alleged Fitbit Charge 3 Renders Leaked Ahead Of Announcement

In 2016, Fitbit announced the Fitbit Charge 2 which was the company’s latest fitness tracker for those who wanted to track their activity, but didn’t really see the need to get a smartwatch. Now it looks like Fitbit could be preparing a successor to the Charge 2 because according to Nieuwemobiel.nl, renders of the upcoming device have been leaked.


Pebble Smartwatches Could Be Getting A Second Lease On Life

As you might have heard, Fitbit has announced that they will be officially ending support for the Pebble watch this month. However the good news is that if you still think that the Pebble smartwatch is a great device that you want to keep using, it seems that it could be getting a second lease on life.


Fitbit Ace Fitness Tracker For Kids Now Available

Fitness trackers such as those made by Fitbit are usually marketed towards teens or adults. However earlier this year the company announced the Fitbit Ace which is aimed towards kids. If you’re a parent who wouldn’t mind getting it for your child, then you’ll be pleased to learn that the Fitbit Ace is now available for purchase.


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Fitbit Ace Is A New Wearable Fitness Band For Kids

Fitbit is best known for its wearable fitness trackers and the company today expanded the reach of its products to kids. It has launched the Fitbit Ace today, its first wearable fitness band meant for children aged 8 and up. The band is capable of tracking steps, active minutes, and sleep with up to five days of battery life on a single charge.


Apple Manages To Overtake Fitbit & Xiaomi For Wearables

Given how long Fitbit has been in the wearables game, and also considering how insanely cheap Xiaomi’s fitness trackers are, it wasn’t surprising that Fitbit and Xiaomi were at the top of the wearables market. However according to the latest numbers by the IDC, it appears that Apple might have overtaken them both.


Alleged Renders Of Upcoming Fitbit Smartwatch Revealed

According to Fitbit, the company stated that they plan to launch a “family” of smartwatches in 2018, and it looks like they kicked things off with the Fitbit Ionic: adidas Edition. However the device is more or less the same as the Ionic save for the design and a couple of features, but if you want something completely new, you could be in luck.


Fitbit Ionic: adidas Edition Smartwatch Launched

When Apple launched the Apple Watch, they managed to partner up with Nike where they also released the Apple Watch Nike+, which is essentially the Apple Watch with a special Nike band and some software features. It looks like Fitbit has since done the same, except with Nike’s competitor Adidas.


Fitbit Planning A ‘Family’ Of Smartwatches For 2018

When Fitbit launched the Fitbit Ionic, it represented the company’s first attempt at creating a smartwatch. Prior to that, Fitbit was known for their fitness trackers, but following the launch of various smartwatches, Fitbit decided to toss their hat into the ring. Now it seems that the company could have more smartwatches in the works.


Fitbit’s Latest Acquisition Could Help Manage Chronic Conditions

If you’re someone suffering from a chronic condition, you might be interested to learn that Fitbit’s latest acquisition could help with that. The company has recently announced that they have acquired Twine Health, a health coaching platform designed to help people manage chronic conditions.


Fitbit To End Support For The Pebble Smartwatch This June

Many Pebble smartwatch owners were probably a little worried about the future of their devices when Fitbit announced that they would be acquiring the company. Their fears were initially confirmed when Fitbit announced that the watches would only work through 2017, but later Fitbit issued an update that removed dependency on the servers, meaning that the watches would keep working even if Pebble’s servers were shut down.


Fitbit Coach App Launched For The Xbox

There are many ways to work out at home, so if you’re looking for another, you’ll be interested to learn that Fitbit has launched its Coach fitness app for Microsoft’s Xbox console. What this means is that gamers who own the Xbox console will be able to use the app to get in some workouts before/after they’re done playing games.


Future Fitbit Products Could Include Glucose Monitoring

There have been rumors to suggest that future Apple Watches could include glucose monitoring which will allow diabetics to check their glucose levels in a non-invasive manner. However it seems that there is a chance that Fitbit could beat Apple to the punch, according to a report from CNBC.


Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch Receives Major OS Update

Earlier this year, Fitbit launched their first smartwatch in the form of the Fitbit Ionic. Given that the Ionic is not powered by Android Wear, it means that it won’t have access to the variety of apps that Android Wear devices have access to. This was one of the criticisms of the Ionic at launch, which was the relative lack of available apps.