I got a chance to take a look at the Versa at a special launch event in New York City, along with Fitbit's first fitness tracker for children, the Ace. The closest they've come to making a smartwatch was 2015's Fitbit Blaze, but even that wasn't all that ...
Since it's designed for children, it doesn't have the same fitness prompts as the company's adult-oriented trackers. You'll be able to log your cycle and record symptoms like headaches and cramps. The 39mm device is slightly wider than the smallest 36mm Apple Watch, and Fitbit could still stand to slim down the bezels surrounding the touchscreen (while ditching the Fitbit logo on the chin). It promises to track workouts, sleep and overall health; its smartwatch features include displaying notifications, accessing a range of unique apps and, if you have an Android device, allowing you to quickly reply to text messages. Right now there's not a huge selection on there apart from apps and watch faces made by Fitbit, but we're starting to see a few more big name apps like Strava and Starbucks coming to the platform.
That is not the only thing Fitbit is banking on though.
Fitbit Ace is available for presale today on Fitbit.com for $99.95.
While none of this is directly impacting consumers, it's a big step in the right direction to open up FitbitOS development for anyone that wants to test the SDK's waters.
It runs Fitbit OS, which is limited in scope but comes with a variety of apps through the Fitbit App Gallery.
It comes with internal storage that can store up to 300 songs.
As for iOS users - you're out of luck. iOS isn't as open as Android, so Apple doesn't now offer a way for quick replies to work on the iPhone.
"The nuances of the menstrual cycle have not been as widely studied across populations as have other areas in healthcare", Fitbit adviser Dr. Katharine White says in the accompanying press release.
The device can track wearers' heart rates, activity, fitness statistics and workout summaries, and its battery life is upwards of four days.
Fitbit pay with your own credit card, so you can leave the wallet at home!
The special editions of the Versa have NFC capabilities for Fitbit Pay in the USA, but all Versa models sold in Asia will be able to use Fitbit Pay.
If you're looking for a smaller smartwatch with a fitness focus and an affordable price, this option from Fitbit may well be up your street. According to the company's research, in the US, two out of every three children are inactive every day, with screen time with devices like tablets and smartphones contributing greatly to the country's childhood obesity problem.
Fitbit Versa will cost $200 Dollars for the black with a black aluminum case, gray with a silver aluminum case, and peach with a rose gold case, while The Fitbit Versa Special Editions - which include Fitbit Pay compatibility - are priced at $230.
The versa is available to preorder now for $200, or $230 for the special edition models.
You have the choice of silicone (which felt particularly comfortable and is by far the best option if you're planning to exercise a lot), while there's also a variety of metal and Horween leather options too.
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Submissions will be accepted from March 26 through April 1, and applicants will learn their status by April 20. After that, there'll be a random selection as to who gets the chance to actually buy a ticket .
This minion would be way too powerful if it could attack the enemy Hero, but as limited to other minions it seems pretty fair. Minions with the Rush ability are similar to those with Charge, allowing you to attack the same turn the card was cast.
Each email will come with a link to download the game, but the game's availability will be dependent on how the servers handle it. The new free to play crafting survival battle royale mobile game FortCraft from NetEase has kicked off its beta test.
Unlike Spotify , Apple offers a three-month free trial before subscribers are hit with a $9.99 monthly subscription fee. Spotify was launched in 2008 and now has some 159 million users, 88 million of whom use the free version.
Conference strength matters: Two teams from the same conference have reached the Final Four 13 times in 19 years . They enter this year's tournament as one of the hottest teams in the country, if not the hottest.
Both Woods and Snedeker shot 4-under 67 during Saturday's third round to get within one of leader Corey Conners (-9). Woods hasn't won since his seven-shot victory in the Bridgestone Invitational in August 2013.
By contrast, some 44% of analysts felt that way about Qualcomm before Broadcom made its first bid for the company in November. The fight with the tech giant has weighed on Qualcomm's market value and created the opening for Broadcom.
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New Zealand dealt Taylor blow ahead of England decider
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Vols Get No. 3 Seed in NCAA Tournament, Will Open In Dallas
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