Wearables Vendors Enjoy Triple-Digit Growth

by Tom Allen

IDC record the eighth consecutive quarter of steady growth for the global wearable market in Q1’15 – before the debut of the Apple Watch. Shipments grew 200% YoY, to 11.4 million units (from 3.8 …

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Fitbit Files For IPO

by Helen Vince

Fitbit has announced plans to raise around $100 million from an initial public offering (IPO) on the New York Stock Exchange, though it has not indicated how many shares it plans to sell, nor …

Tags:Financial Data| Fitbit| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 20

Komsa Expands Wearables Offering

by Helen Vince

German mobile distributor Komsa has expanded the range of wearable products it offers. The company revealed at the recent Fitness Fair in Köln that it is supplying products from Beewi, HSTI, Fitbit, Misfit, Pebble, …

Tags:Distributors| Fitbit| Mobile Display Monitor| Vol 22 - Issue 19| Wearables

Fitbit Slots in to Smartwatches

by Super User

Fitbit has revealed a fitness tracker that also acts as a smartwatch. Joining two other wearables (the Charge and Charge HR, with small AMOLED screens), the Fitbit Surge features an LCD display. It includes …

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