Fitbit update adds new Charge 4 features and Health Metrics changes

  • February 10, 2021
It turns out blood glucose tracking isn’t the only new feature Fitbit has in store for its users this month. As spotted by Wearable, the company has several major updates planned, with something for almost everyone. You have the most to look forward…

Tech that can help you stick to your New Year’s resolutions

  • January 1, 2021
Join me in bidding “adieu” and good riddance to 2020. You may just be hoping that 2021 will bring better things, but there are ways to make that wish a reality rather than a prayer. Setting attainable New Year’s resolutions is one of them, but you ma…

Fitbit will replace some Sense smartwatches due to ECG problem

  • December 4, 2020
Fitbit is replacing several hundred units of its Sense smartwatch due to an issue with the electrocardiogram (ECG) feature. As first spotted in Fitbit’s forums by The Verge, some affected users said the company proactively contacted them about a repl…

Fitbit’s Charge 4 can wake you up when you feel well-rested

  • July 12, 2020
You now have more reasons to wear your Fitbit Charge 4 around the clock. The 9to5Google team reports (via The Verge) that a Charge 4 update has introduced two major features to improve your sleep habits and encourage more exercise. Smart Wake sets al…

The best gear to help you stay fit during the school year

  • July 7, 2020
Whatever the future holds for how we go to school, it’s likely that we’ll still spend long nights studying, or partying, or just learning how to adult. One risk to that is the freshman 15, where the lack of properly-balanced meals and time to exercis…

WatchOS 7 is Apple’s best chance to get me to switch from Android

  • June 22, 2020
“Oh shit, all this is making me want to switch to Apple.” I actually Slacked my colleague that as I watched Apple’s WWDC keynote. I first felt the longing when I saw the changes coming to Messages in iOS 14, though as an Android user I was less impre…