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Fitbit Inc. Company Profile

14:49 EST 18th November 2017 | BioPortfolio

FitStar’s mission is to build a digital health and fitness platform to inspire people to live healthier lives. Founded in 2012, the company has been backed by several prominent angels and venture investors including Google Ventures, Trinity Ventures and other high profile investors. FitStar has a footprint of over three million downloads, with users in 195 countries to date, across the FitStar Personal Trainer and FitStar Yoga apps. FitStar is based in San Francisco. For the latest information and on-going updates, please visit www.fitstar.com or follow FitStar on Facebook and Twitter.


News Articles [73 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Fitbit & Dexcom to Develop CGM Experience for People Living with Diabetes

NewsThe first planned initiative is to bring Dexcom CGM data to Fitbit’s new smartwatch, Fitbit Ionic.Contributed Author: 

Fitbit smartwatch to hit US shelves this Winter

Fitbit's long-awaited smartwatch is due to hit US shelves just in time for Christmas this year, according to a recent second-quarter earnings call.  The new watch is Fitbit's way of exploring new av...

Fitbit loses wearables leader crown to China's Xiaomi

Fitbit's long reign as the top wearables provider in the industry has finally ended with Chinese tech company Xiaomi shipping the most units this quarter.  Since its founding in 2007, Fitbit has dom...

Fitbit To Be Used In All Of Us Study

Clinical Informatics News Brief | Fitbit announced today that it has been selected as the first wearable for use in the All of Us Research Program.    

New study finds Fitbits can be hacked, data stolen

A new study suggests that at least two types of wristband made by Fitbit can be hacked and have their data stolen. In the study by the University of Edinburgh, data transmitted between the Fitbit One...

Bored With Your Fitbit? These Cancer Researchers Aren't

WIRED |  Scientists are publishing more studies and enrolling more clinical trials using Fitbit devices than any other wearable fitness tracker out there.    

New smartwatch Ionic is make-or-break product for Fitbit

Fitbit’s long-awaited smartwatch has finally been unveiled to the public as part of a wider range of health-focused tools. Dubbed ‘Ionic’, the smartwatch is a make-or-break product for Fitbit w...

Fitbit-Aktie: Ist die Ionic gut genug um gegen Apple Watch zu konkurrieren? - Aktienanalyse

Milwaukee - Fitbit-Aktienanalyse von Analyst William Power von Robert W. Baird: William Power, Aktienanalyst von Robert W. Baird, rechnet laut einer Aktienanalyse zu den Aktien von Fitbit Inc. (ISI...

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PubMed Articles [10 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

The bit doesn't fit: Evaluation of a commercial activity-tracker at slower walking speeds.

Accelerometer-based commercial activity trackers are a low-cost and convenient method for monitoring and assessing health measures such as gait. However, the accuracy of these activity trackers in slo...

Utility of the Fitbit Flex to evaluate sleep in major depressive disorder: A comparison against polysomnography and wrist-worn actigraphy.

Sleep disturbance is a common and important component of affective illness. Fitness activity trackers are emerging as alternative means to estimate sleep in psychiatric patients; however, their abilit...

A Validation Study of the Fitbit One in Daily Life Using Different Time Intervals.

Accelerometer-based wearables can provide the user with real-time feedback through the device's interface and the mobile platforms. Few studies have focused on the minute-by-minute validity of wearabl...

The Validity of Consumer-Level Activity Monitors in Healthy Older Adults in Free-Living Conditions.

Consumer-level activity monitors, such as Fitbit and Misfit devices, are a popular and low-cost means of measuring physical activity. This study aims to compare the accuracy of step counts from two co...

Fitbit Charge HR Wireless Heart Rate Monitor: Validation Study Conducted Under Free-Living Conditions.

Many modern smart watches and activity trackers feature an optical sensor that estimates the wearer's heart rate. Recent studies have evaluated the performance of these consumer devices in the laborat...

Clinical Trials [80 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Long-term Usage of the Fitbit® Among Medical Residents

This is a one year follow up survey study after a Fitbit® challenge study to determine if wearing a Fitbit® motivates residents to increase their physical activity. This study seeks to d...

Fitbit® Based Physical Activity Intervention After Total Knee Replacement (TKR)

The purpose of this study is to: 1. Determine whether the Physical Therapy (PT) & Fitbit® intervention should proceed to a full-scale clinical trial. This decision will be based o...

Fitbit Pilot Study in Post-operative Lumbar Degenerative Spinal Stenosis Patients

Spinal stenosis is a common orthopedic spine condition that limits individuals ability to walk and stand because of nerve compression. Surgical treatment can alleviate leg pain and improve...

Fitbit for Postoperative Ambulation

This trial will investigate whether using reminder alarms with a wireless activity tracking device (Fitbit) will increase daily ambulation in individuals who have just had colorectal surge...

The HOPE Trial:Helping Our Patients Excel

This research study is evaluating a new smartphone application named the "Helping Our Patients Excel (HOPE)" app with Fitbit devices. The HOPE app was designed to learn about improving qua...

Companies [4 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Fitbit, Inc. 

Fitbit helps people lead healthier, more active lives by empowering them with data, inspiration and guidance to reach their goals. Headquartered in San Francisco, Fitbit pioneered...

Fitbit, Inc.

Fitbit creates award-winning mobile health tools. Fitbit combines elegant, intelligent hardware with free and easy-to-use online tools to help anyone effectively track their healt...

Fitbit Inc.

FitStar’s mission is to build a digital health and fitness platform to inspire people to live healthier lives. Founded in 2012, the company has been backed by several promine...

MyFitnessPal

MyFitnessPal makes good health attainable and sustainable for everyone. Powered by more than 30 million people, MyFitnessPal is the leading free resource to take charge of daily h...

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