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Old 12-07-2016, 08:13 AM   #1 (permalink)
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According to Bloomberg, Fitbit is close to buying up Pebble for less than $40 million, which aligns with what we reported when info on the acquisition first came out. Since the fitness tracker maker is only interested in Pebble's software assets and Pebble is neck-deep in debt, though, the Time 2 and Core watches will no longer be released. While Pebble 2 has already started shipping out to Kickstarter backers, the company will reportedly cancel all Time 2 and Core shipments and will issue refunds through the crowdfunding website. Pebble's Time 2 is made of marine-grade stainless steel and has a much bigger screen than the original Time smartwatch, while Core is an Android-powered, non-watch ... Read more
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Own the Garmin Vivoactive watch for my workouts and love it.
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About a year ago I thought the smart watches were going to take over. Now it seems like they are not really here to stay. At least in a big way.
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Wow! Great its not a smartwatch it also known as unique watches for men .
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