Fitbit co-founder: Future for fitness is well beyond the wrist
April 21, 2021
Exclusive from CNET: CTO Eric Friedman talks with CNET about the company’s first wearable under the Google umbrella.
A Fitbit used to be a little gadget to count your steps. Those days are long gone: Fitbits are now continuous heart and sleep monitors, with aspirations that go even deeper. Now, Fitbit is still creating new fitness trackers, like the . The company’s subscription-based Fitbit Premium service continues to add new wellness routines, including celebrity guides such as .
Where do things go next? Will Fitbit ever venture off-wrist? How can these trackers possibly assist with diseases like?
Fitbit co-founder and CTO Eric Friedman offers some insights on where Fitbit is at now, and where things are headed next.