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Fitbit, Inc. is an American company headquartered in San Francisco, California.wikipedia
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San Francisco

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Fitbit, Inc. is an American company headquartered in San Francisco, California.
San Francisco is also the headquarters of five major banking institutions and various other companies such as Levi Strauss & Co., Gap Inc., Fitbit, Salesforce.com, Dropbox, Reddit, Square, Inc., Dolby, Airbnb, Weebly, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, Yelp, Pinterest, Twitter, Uber, Lyft, Mozilla, Wikimedia Foundation, Craigslist, and Weather Underground.

Activity tracker

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Its products are activity trackers, wireless-enabled wearable technology devices that measure data such as the number of steps walked, heart rate, quality of sleep, steps climbed, and other personal metrics involved in fitness.
Early versions such as the original Fitbit (2009), were worn clipped to the waist; formats have since diversified to include wristbands and armbands (smart bands) and smaller devices that can be clipped wherever preferred.

Wearable technology

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Its products are activity trackers, wireless-enabled wearable technology devices that measure data such as the number of steps walked, heart rate, quality of sleep, steps climbed, and other personal metrics involved in fitness.
Examples include Fitbit, Apple Watch, and Samsung Galaxy Gear.

Pedometer

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Its products are activity trackers, wireless-enabled wearable technology devices that measure data such as the number of steps walked, heart rate, quality of sleep, steps climbed, and other personal metrics involved in fitness.
The Fitbit is an always-on electronic pedometer, that in addition to counting steps also displays distance traveled, altitude climbed (via a number of flights of steps count), calories burned, current intensity, and time of day.

Pebble (watch)

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On December 6, 2016, Fitbit acquired assets from Pebble, including key personnel, as the company decided to stop producing wearable technology.
Pebble's intellectual property was purchased by Fitbit, a wearable technology company specializing in fitness tracking, who also hired some of the Pebble staff.

Garmin

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Due to their development in wearable technology, they have also been competing with activity tracker and smartwatch consumer developers such as Fitbit and Apple.

List of Fitbit products

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This page contains a list of products Fitbit has released.

Smartwatch

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The company released its Fitbit Ionic smartwatch in October 2017 for $300 and this was supplemented in 2018 by the Versa, a smartwatch with a revised design and a lower price.

James Park (entrepreneur)

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He co-founded Fitbit and has been CEO and President of Fitbit since September 2007.

Consumer electronics

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Some of the newer products sold include virtual reality head-mounted display goggles, smart home devices that connect home devices to the Internet and wearable technology such as Fitbit digital exercise watches and the Apple Watch smart watch.

Jawbone (company)

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In May 2015 Jawbone filed a lawsuit against Fitbit in California State Court, accusing Fitbit of hiring away employees who took confidential and proprietary information along with them.

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Fitbit Tracker – steps taken, stairs climbed, distance traveled, calories burned, sleep quality, heart rate

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Fitbit, Inc. is an American company headquartered in San Francisco, California.

Wireless

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Its products are activity trackers, wireless-enabled wearable technology devices that measure data such as the number of steps walked, heart rate, quality of sleep, steps climbed, and other personal metrics involved in fitness.

Sleep

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Its products are activity trackers, wireless-enabled wearable technology devices that measure data such as the number of steps walked, heart rate, quality of sleep, steps climbed, and other personal metrics involved in fitness.

Physical fitness

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Its products are activity trackers, wireless-enabled wearable technology devices that measure data such as the number of steps walked, heart rate, quality of sleep, steps climbed, and other personal metrics involved in fitness.

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According to an IDC report published on December 3, 2018, Fitbit is considered the third largest wearable company in shipments as of the third quarter of 2018, behind Xiaomi and Apple.

Apple Inc.

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According to an IDC report published on December 3, 2018, Fitbit is considered the third largest wearable company in shipments as of the third quarter of 2018, behind Xiaomi and Apple.

Overweight

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In those who are overweight or obese, a 2016 study indicates that the use of wearable technology combined with standard behavioral interventions results in less rather than more weight loss after two years of use when compared to usual weight loss interventions.

Obesity

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In those who are overweight or obese, a 2016 study indicates that the use of wearable technology combined with standard behavioral interventions results in less rather than more weight loss after two years of use when compared to usual weight loss interventions.

Mobile app

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Alongside the activity trackers, Fitbit offers a website and mobile app for iOS, Android and Windows 10 Mobile.

IOS

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Alongside the activity trackers, Fitbit offers a website and mobile app for iOS, Android and Windows 10 Mobile.

Android (operating system)

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Alongside the activity trackers, Fitbit offers a website and mobile app for iOS, Android and Windows 10 Mobile.

Windows 10 Mobile

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Alongside the activity trackers, Fitbit offers a website and mobile app for iOS, Android and Windows 10 Mobile.