Fitbit has confirmed the company’s next smartwatch will come with a software development kit (SDK) for developers, and users will be able to download apps from a dedicated store. Fitbit CEO, James Park, told The Verge that it would launch the smartwatch with a select few apps, before opening the SDK to all third-party developers. […]
Fitbit needs to improve its software offerings if it wants to survive, according to a research note released on Monday by Morgan Stanley analysts Yuuji Anderson and Katy Huberty. The note suggests regular software upgrades, alongside support for third-party applications, would improve the longevity of Fitbit devices and keeps users coming back for the next […]
A new study shows Americans really dig Internet of Things (IoT) technology, with nearly two-thirds owning at least one IoT devices, according to a recent research report commissioned by the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB). The study found that 62% of U.S. consumers own at least one IoT gizmo. The research was conducted by MARU/VCR&C which […]
Fitbit is reportedly buying the troubled Pebble smartwatch in further consolidation in the flagging wearables market. Full details and dollar value of the deal hasn’t yet been made public but the two firms, which were said to be in the final stages of a tie-up prior to Thanksgiving, have now reportedly inked a deal. And […]
The Internet of Things paves the way for a whole new generation of devices, adding network connectivity to virtually everything and anything in industry, at home, and even on your person. This creates a world of opportunity for startups. Not only in developing new technologies to take advantage of this trend, but in finding unique […]
Meet the Pebble Time Round.
Pebble’s latest smartwatch hits Best Buy.
The smartwatch can now sync with iPhones.
After weeks of waiting, Pebble has appealed to backers for help.
Hands across the water, apps across the sky.
Even though the company says it has nothing against them.
It’s only one rejection, but maybe you shouldn’t expect Android Wear on iOS any time soon.
It’s still early, but modular smartstraps could vastly expand the uses for smartwatches.
It’s all right there in Wired’s “inside look” at the Apple Watch.
Comparing Apples to Android’s oranges.
Now you can hardware-hack the Pebble, too.
Developers, Pebble wants to help you get apps ready in Time with new SDK.
Announcing our first keynote speaker.
Rewriting Kickstarter history.
It’s got a color screen, voice and a new operating system.