Google’s acquisition of Fitbit for $2.1 billion raises privacy concerns

The deal makes sense for Google, whose wearable tech products have not performed well, but experts warn the tech giant may have a more sinister agenda

10,000 steps based on bad science, says Guardian

Is the 10,000 steps goal realistic or even meaningful as a measure of fitness?

U.S. Christian university requires students to wear fitness trackers, sparks debate

Students at Oral Roberts University, a private Christian institution in Tulsa, Okla., are now required to wear Fitbits to track […]