Fitbit may lay off up to 10% of its workforce: Report

Fitbit will lay off 5 to 10 per cent of its workforce as the company prepares to release a disappointing fourth quarter earnings later today. A report in The Information claims the job cuts are expected to affect between 80 and 160 people across multiple departments out of its strong 1,600 – work force. The purpose of the job cuts is to restructure the organisation and save around $200 million…

June 20, 2017
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Timex IQ+ Move with fitness tracking features launched in India at Rs 9,995

Timex has launched the IQ+ Move, the company’s latest connected watch in India. The analogue watch is priced at Rs. 9,995 and is available across all Timex stores. The IQ+ Move is a traditional looking watch that packs some smart features, such as the ability to track steps, sleep metrics, distance covered and the number of calories burned. The watch connects to your phone and you can see all the…

June 14, 2017
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Casio Baby-G announces runners smartwatch collection for women

Casio Baby-G has launched its first Runners’ collection of fitness smartwatches in India. Casio BGA-240-7A and BGA-240-1A1 models will be available in black and white colour options respectively. BGA-240-1A2 will come in black and green colour variants, while BGA-240-4A is the pink colour model of the smartwatch. The device costs Rs 5,995. Casio BABY-G BGA-240 features a round dial and a resin band. The digital display shows the lap times or time…

June 14, 2017
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Xiaomi’s WeLoop Hey 3s smartwatch looks like an Apple Watch clone

Xiaomi partner WeLoop has showcased the new Hey 3S smartwatch, which looks exactly like an Apple Watch. Xiaomi isn’t just about the smartphones, and has lot of sub-brands in China. Xiaomi invests in many of these companies, and some of these put out ideas and projects, which also crowd source for funding. The successful ones ending making it to production, and sale in China. This new WeLoop Hey 3S smartwatch…

June 11, 2017
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Fitbit’s upcoming smartwatch, earbuds revealed in leaked photos

It seems as though Fitbit is finally ready to launch its first “proper” smartwatch to take on the Apple Watch. An image and a few specifications of the smartwatch have been leaked, giving a closer look into what will be Fitbit’s game plan of 2017. Yahoo Finance has managed to obtain a press shot, which appears to be of the upcoming smartwatch from Fitbit. Based on the image obtained by…

June 11, 2017
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