Fitbit

Apple Watch, Fitbit, and Sonos in the Chinese tariff talks

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Watch, Fitbit (NYSE:FIT) wearables, and Sonos (SONO) speakers could be hit with the latest round of U.S. tariffs on $200B of …

Business

This Company Will Pay You To Sleep For A Month & It’s Literally A Dream Job

When I think of summer jobs, long days spent in the sun working as a lifeguard or a camp counselor usually come to mind. Well, one company is …

Employment

Trump Says He's 'Ready' to Slap Tariffs on All Chinese Imports, As Prices For Goods Rise

The president, in an interview with CNBC on Thursday, said he's looking to tax every single Chinese good that enters the company, which amounts to …

U.S. Politics

Xiaomi Mi Band 3 review: The best fitness tracker for under $100

Xiaomi entered the wearable market four years ago, emulating a similar strategy as its phone business that saw the brand edge out its Chinese rivals. …

Wearable Tech

Apple, Sonos, and Fitbit are all due to be hit with tariffs this fall

<b>Why it matters:</b> Smartphones and laptops have narrowly escaped increased taxes in the United States, but now consumer electronics are about to be hit …

Tariffs

Apple Watch, Fitbit and Sonos Speakers: Tech Gear Is Likely to Get More Expensive Under Trump's New China Tariffs

If the White House follows through with its threat to impose tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese imports, you may feel the effect …

World News

Apple Watch and Fitbit could see price rise in US tariff standoff

Smartwatches could be the latest victim of trade war sparring between the US and China with new tariffs hitting the Apple Watch and Fitbit activity trackers.<p>The $200bn list of tariffs could see the original Apple Watch face a 10pc tariff under an obscure tax code as part of a growing trade …

Apple Watch

‘Charmed’ Reboot Cast & EPs Talk Original Series, Female Empowerment

The cast and executive producers of The CW’s upcoming “Charmed” reboot debuted at San Diego Comic-Con on Thursday, in part discussing how the new …

Hollywood

White House’s tariffs could raise prices on Apple, Sonos, Fitbit products

The tariffs could raise prices by 10 percent<p>Consumer technology devices like phones and laptops have dodged the White House’s imposed tariffs so far, but the latest proposed round has the potential to hike up the costs of goods from familiar brands like Apple, Fitbit, and Sonos.<p>According to <i>Reuters</i>, …

Apple

How Many People Actually Use Their Fitbits?

A better, though incomplete, sense of Fitbit's user engagement comes from a startup called Evidation Health. Its platform, AchieveMint, invites …

Apple Watch

‘Charmed’ EPs & Stars On Staying True To The Original & What’s To Come In Season 1 – Comic Con

The cast and creatives of the CW’s <i>Charmed</i> reboot took the stage on Day 1 of San Diego Comic-Con following a screening of the pilot episode. Present …

Sexual Harassment

Apple Watch, FitBit could get hit by U.S. tariffs | Reuters.com

The latest round of U.S. tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese goods could take a bite out of the Apple Watch, health trackers, streaming music speakers and other accessories assembled in China, government rulings on tariffs show.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>The latest round of U.S. tariffs on …

U.S. Tariffs

Comic-Con 2018: Charmed Panel Fitbit Demons and Feminism

<i>Charmed</i> isn't just getting rebooted, it's getting a major upgrade in terms of tech and tone.<p>In its debut panel at San Diego Comic-Con, the stars and …

Feminism

Fitbit Gets a Redesign Thanks to the Knitwear Experts Behind PH5

Designer Wei Lin is someone who always counts her steps. She is a seven-time Ironman triathlete, on top of being the cofounder, along with Mijia Zhang, of the innovative knitwear label PH5. For years she’s been using a Fitbit to measure her workouts and daily activity, and now, she and Zhang have …

Fashion Shows

Fit bit for Fido? Pet cam for Pooches?

U.S. Cellular Reveals Unique Ways to Care for Pets during the Dog Days of Summer<p>NEW HAMPSHIRE (July 19, 2018) – The popularity of pet ownership is at …

Pets

Mastercard and Wirecard are partnering on wearables

<i>This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence "Payments Briefing" subscribers hours before appearing on Business Insider. To be the first to know, please click here.</i><p>Mastercard is extending its partnership with major European processor Wirecard to promote contactless payments on wearable …

FinTech

Polar A370 review: Not worthy of your wrist

Uncomfortable, chunky and overpriced, the A370 is a rare misstep from Polar<p>I had high hopes for the Polar A370. The Polar M430 is one of the best …

Product Reviews

Here’s How You Can Get Paid to Sleep

This “dream” job comes with a free mattress and Fitbit.<p>Want to get paid for a job you could literally do with your eyes closed? We’ve got the …

Wearable Tech

The 7 Best Bathroom Scales for Monitoring Your Weight

These scales can measure just about anything.<p>We all have different ways of tracking and monitoring data.<p>Maybe you prefer to keep things as simple or straightforward as possible and avoid any/all numbers that don't have dollar signs in front of them. No judgment.<p>When it comes to monitoring your …

For Men

Track weight, BMI, more in Apple Health, Google Fit, Fitbit w/ this smart scale: $25 (Reg. $40)

AMX Store (99% positive lifetime feedback) via Amazon offers the Yunmai Smart Scale with Apple Health, Google Fit, and Fitbit connectivity for <b>$24.95 Prime shipped</b> when code <b>DEALYM98</b> is used at checkout. Regularly $40, this is just $2 above our last mention and previous all-time low. If you’re …

Gear & Gadgets

Want to get paid to sleep? This new job offers just that

Apply here...<p>If you’ve always prided yourself on your ability to nod off and you adore a good nap, then we may have found your dream job, which …

Health (UK)

Now's the Time to Buy a Fitbit — It's $60 Off For Amazon Prime Day

When it comes to fitness trackers, Fitbit is always a reliable choice. It's no secret, though, that these gadgets don't come cheap. Fortunately, we have good news for you. The Amazon Prime Day sale is back and better than ever. It starts on July 16 and lasts for 36 hours, so you won't want to sleep …

Shopping

Fitbit Ace: My kids go hands-on with the company's first wearable built for them

Fitbit's looking to expand its product reach to more demographics. That now includes kids, so I had mine put the Ace to the test.<p><i>Video: Fitbit</i> …

Wearable Tech

Prime Deal: Save 40% Off FitBit Alta HR Devices

If you are not looking for a Garmin or something similar but would still like a small device to track your steps, heart rate and even deliver …

Batteries

Score the Fitbit Alta HR Fitness Tracker at a new all-time low of $90 (Reg. $120), more

As part of Prime Day 2018, Amazon offers the Fitbit Alta HR Fitness Tracker for <b>$89.95 shipped</b>. Normally selling for $120 at Best Buy and Walmart, today’s price drop saves you $30 and is the lowest it has sold for at Amazon by $10. Rated 4.7/5 stars from over 1,500 shoppers.<p>We’re also seeing the …

Wearable Tech

The Fitbit Alta is Easy to Use and Accurate — Now it’s $60 off

Have a friend who wants to start tracking but doesn’t know where to start? Mom and dad want to get into tracking? Need something minimalist, but …

Wearable Tech

Best Amazon Prime Day deals on fitness trackers and smartwatches

While Prime Day is a great chance to grab a cheap TV, PC, or DVD set, it’s also a good excuse to get the tools you need to get in shape. Amazon is …

Heart Rates

Amazon Prime Day 2018 best deals: Smartwatches and fitness trackers

Amazon Prime Day, the online retailer's giant 36-hour sale, starts at noon PT (3 p.m. ET) on Monday and runs through Tuesday at 11:59 p.m. PT (Wednesday, 2:59 a.m. ET). There will be over a million items on sale during that time, so we're gearing up for curating the best of the best in each …

Amazon

FitBits are reduced by over 40% in the Amazon Prime Day sales

But you'll have to be quick<p>Sometimes all you need to get you back on track at the gym is a little bit of motivation, and a FitBit can give the push you’ve been waiting for… but with pricey gym memberships, spending even more money just seems like a drag.<p>Today, though, you can get over 40% off the …

Headphones

There’s a Massive Sale on Fitbit Fitness Trackers Right Now on Amazon

Happy Prime Day to us.<p>"Bring on Monday," said no one ever.Today is an exception, though: It's Amazon Prime Day (insert confetti emoji), and we cannot …

Fitness Technology