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Fitbit, Inc.  Company Profile

18:10 EST 12th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

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 the connected health and fitness market starting in 2007, and since then, has grown into a leading global health and fitness brand. The Fitbit platform combines connected health and fitness devices with software and services to help people become more active, exercise more, sleep better, eat smarter, and manage their weight. Fitbit products are carried in over 45,000 retail stores and in more than 50 countries.


News Articles [38 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Fitbit Launches New Connected Health Platform for Employers, Health Plans and Health Systems

Global wearables provider Fitbit, today launched Fitbit Care, a connected health platform for employers, health plans and health systems that combines health coaching and virtual care through the new ...

Fitbit, Humana expand partnership

Humana and Fitbit are expanding their partnership to allow more than 5 million of the insurer’s members to potentially have access to Fitbit wellness solutions or health coaching.

The Fall Of Fitbit And The Future Of mHealth

Clinical Informatics News Contributed Commentary | The original Fitbit stumbled and fell when it failed to make its users healthier. But, chronically ill users are helping Fitbit get back on its ...

Fitbit Unveils Charge 3 with Relative SpO2 Sensor, Launches Sleep Score Beta

Wearable leader Fitbit, today announced the unveiling of Fitbit Charge 3, the latest evolution of its best-selling Charge family of devices. Fitbit Charge 3 features an elevated, premium swim-proof de...

Fitbit faces possible contempt charges over handling of customer’s arbitration

Judge James Donato, who is overseeing a class action alleging that Fitbit trackers miscalculated users’ heart rates, remarked that Fitbit’s behavior “appears to be an absolutely unacceptable lev...

Fitbit Partners with Blue Cross Blue Shield to Deliver Fitbit Devices to Over 60M Members

Blue365, the health and wellness program for Blue Cross and Blue Shield (BCBS) members, today announced a connected health partnership with Fitbit to help consumers create and maintain healthy habit...

Fitbit Schedules Q318 Financial Results for October 31, 2018

Fitbit (NYSE: FIT), the leading global wearables brand, today announced that it expects to release results for its third quarter 2018 on Wednesday, October 31, after market...

Fitbit sees success with Versa but looks toward additional revenue streams

During an August 1 earnings call, Fitbit co-founder and CEO James Park highlighted additional ways the company plans to make money, such as through the selling of services like diagnostics and coachin...

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PubMed Articles [13 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Assembling the 'Fitbit subject': A Foucauldian-sociomaterialist examination of social class, gender and self-surveillance on Fitbit community message boards.

The rise of fitness-tracking devices such as the Fitbit in personal health and wellness is emblematic of the use of data-gathering health and fitness technologies by institutions to create a surveilla...

How well does a commercially available wearable device measure sleep in young athletes?

The validity of a commercially available wearable device for measuring total sleep time was examined in a sample of well-trained young athletes during night-time sleep periods and daytime naps. Partic...

Understanding Episodes of Physical Activity at Work Using Fitbit® Data.

For office workers as much as much as 77% of time at work is spent in sedentary behaviour, increasing the risk of cardio vascular disease, cancer, weight gain, obesity and musculoskeletal pain. Given ...

Validity of wearable activity monitors for tracking steps and estimating energy expenditure during a graded maximal treadmill test.

The purpose of this study was to assess the accuracy of energy expenditure (EE) estimation and step tracking abilities of six activity monitors (AMs) in relation to indirect calorimetry and hand count...

Assessment of step accuracy using the Consumer Technology Association standard.

The purpose of this study was to compare the accuracy of commercially-available physical activity devices when walking and running at various treadmill speeds using CTA 2056: Physical Activity Monitor...

Clinical Trials [119 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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