• FitBit Watches Will Require Google Accounts Eventually

    4 days ago - By Android Headlines

    We're all used to signing up for company accounts when we buy new devices. These ensure that we have access to all of the tools and information for the product provided by the company. This is the case for Fitbit. However, Fitbit just announced that its watches will eventually require you to use a Google account.
    This shouldn't come as much of a surprise. Fitbit was purchased by Google last year, and the search giant is looking to make the company more of a Google brand. Even though the acquisition was made last year, Google is planning on changing the company's name to Fitbit by...
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  • Fitbit devices will require Google account from 2023 onwards

    Fitbit devices will require Google account from 2023 onwards

    4 days ago - By GSMArena

    Google completed its acquisition of Fitbit last year and rebranded it "Fitbit by Google," but Fitbit continued to launch wearables as it used to before getting acquired. And while customers can currently use Fitbit accounts for new devices and services, things will change from 2023 onwards.
    Fitbit has updated its support page to reveal that after the launch of Google accounts on Fitbit in 2023, "some uses of Fitbit will require a Google account, including to sign up for Fitbit or activate newly released Fitbit devices and features."
    However, after the launch, existing users with Fitbit...
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