• FitBit Watches Will Require Google Accounts Eventually

    6 days ago - By Android Headlines

    We're all used to signing up for company accounts when we buy new devices. These ensure that we have access to all of the tools and information for the product provided by the company. This is the case for Fitbit. However, Fitbit just announced that its watches will eventually require you to use a Google account.
    This shouldn't come as much of a surprise. Fitbit was purchased by Google last year, and the search giant is looking to make the company more of a Google brand. Even though the acquisition was made last year, Google is planning on changing the company's name to Fitbit by...
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  • Fitbit plans to axe Fitbit accounts by 2025 and switch to Google

    Fitbit plans to axe Fitbit accounts by 2025 and switch to Google

    6 days ago - By Tech Radar

    If you rely on your Fitbit for tracking health and fitness data then you need to remember to move your data to a Google account as your existing Fitbit one is going away in 2025. The change follows Google's acquisition of Fitbit in 2021; where it spent $2.1 billion for the fitness brand that's known for making not only some of the best fitness trackers on the market but some of the best cheap fitness trackers too. On its support page , Fitbit has said that existing Fitbit accounts will be supported “until at least early 2025.” But when support ends your account will cease to exist and...
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