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Fitbit to users with irritated skin: “take a break” until it heals

Fitbit is no stranger to skin irritation complaints. Last year, the company recalled its Force fitness band following numerous skin irritation complaints. Those who wanted a replacement could get one, but the company maintained that only a small number of.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2015

Fitbit Charge is causing skin irritations, but Fitbit says it"s not to blame

Earlier this year, Fitbit was hit with complaints that the Fitbit Force was causing skin irritation for a large number of users. That was then recalled and replaced/succeeded by the Fitbit Surge and Fitbit Charge. Problem solved? Not quite.It appears that.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2014

Fitbit receives skin irritation complaints over Charge fitness tracker

Fitbit is under fire from some users of a recently-launched fitness tracker, as skin-related issues are starting to resurface. The Fitbit Charge, an updated version of the Fitbit Force from last year, has been subject to complaints from some users claimin.....»»

Category: topSource:  electronistaRelated NewsDec 16th, 2014

Fitbit: skin irritations were allergies, new wristbands have a warning

Fitbit recalled its Force wearable back in February after owners reported skin irritation, but after an investigation, says it will not do the same for the Fitbit Flex. The New York Times reports that the company and the Consumer Product Safety........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 18th, 2014

Fitbit says Force skin irritations were allergies, new wristbands have a warning

Fitbit recalled its Force wearable back in February after owners reported skin irritation, but after an investigation, says it will not do the same for the Fitbit Flex. The New York Times reports that the company and the Consumer Product Safety........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsOct 18th, 2014

Fitbit Surge causing skin irritations, company says to “take a break from the device”

Déjà vu. Users of Fitbit products are once again complaining of skin irritations. January 2014 was when the company pulled its Force fitness band from stores and offered customers a... Déjà vu. Users of Fitbit products are once again complaining o.....»»

Category: topSource:  mobilesyrupRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2015

The latest batch of Fitbit trackers are causing skin rashes — again

Just one year after Fitbit recalled its ill-fated Fitbit Force following reports that it caused rashes on wearers' wrists, people are seeing some serious skin irritation from the latest batch of the fitness trackers. The Fitbit Force was pulled for causin.....»»

Category: topSource:  mashableRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2015

Fitbit says Charge skin issues aren"t caused by its materials

Fitbit is no stranger to customer complaints, especially when it comes to skin issues. After dealing with a wave of criticism, and subsequent recall, of its Force activity tracker last year, the company recently introduced a trio of new gadgets. Well........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsDec 15th, 2014

AT&T still throttles “unlimited data”—even when network not congested

Half-megabit speeds force customers to abandon unlimited data. A while back, we reported that AT&T had stopped throttling unlimited data users except in cases when the network is congested. We were wrong. AT&T did change its policy to stop the autom.....»»

Category: topSource:  arstechnicaRelated NewsDec 4th, 2014

Ouch! Users report skin irritation after strapping on Apple Watch

Apple's first ever wearable, the Watch, is rather receiving some flake from a few users. People claim that they are experiencing some kind of skin irritation due to the materials used on the Apple Watch. The post Ouch! Users report skin irritation after s.....»»

Category: asiaSource:  tech2Related NewsMay 5th, 2015

LinkedIn Q1 Beats On Sales Of $638M, EPS Of $0.57, Shares Tank On Weak Outlook

 After Facebook and Twitter reported mixed results this week, LinkedIn today was the latest of the social networks to report its Q1 earnings. The company, which has over 350 million users globally, posted sales of $638 million, up 35% year on year, .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 30th, 2015

LinkedIn Q1 Beats On Sales Of $638M, EPS Of $0.57, Shares Fall 20% On Weak Outlook

 After Facebook and Twitter reported mixed results this week, LinkedIn today was the latest of the social networks to report its Q1 earnings. The company, which has over 350 million users globally, posted sales of $638 million, up 35% year on year, .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 30th, 2015

LinkedIn Q1 Beats On Sales Of $638M, EPS Of $0.57, Shares Fall 25% On Weak Outlook

 After Facebook and Twitter reported mixed results this week, LinkedIn today was the latest of the social networks to report its Q1 earnings. The company, which has over 350 million users globally, posted sales of $638 million, up 35% year on year, .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 30th, 2015

LinkedIn Q1 Beats Street On Sales Of $638M, EPS Of $0.57

 After Facebook and Twitter reported mixed results this week, LinkedIn today was the latest of the social networks to report its Q1 earnings. The company, which has over 350 million users globally, posted sales of $638 million,  up 35% year on year.....»»

Category: topSource:  techcrunchRelated NewsApr 30th, 2015

Apple"s making sure its Watch doesn"t make the same mistake as Fitbit

Not long ago, Fitbit had some problems with skin irritation, not something you want on a device you're wearing all day, every day.Apple also wants you to wear its watch for most of the day, so it's put a lot of work into making sure the materials used don.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsApr 21st, 2015

Apple issues security patches to protect devices from the FREAK bug

In addition to launching new MacBooks and revealing its smartwatches' release date, Apple has also issued software updates to protect its devices from the FREAK bug. If you recall, the security flaw allows hackers to force weaker encryption on Safari........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsMar 10th, 2015

Wear your Fitbit too long and you may get a rash, admits Fitbit

Fitbit Charge and Fitbit Force wearers have been reporting rashes seemingly caused by the wearables since last year, and now Fitbit is finally owning up to it.The company said in December that it wasn't to blame, but now it's issued a warning to Fitbit Ch.....»»

Category: topSource:  techradarRelated NewsFeb 13th, 2015

Fitbit says users can avoid rashes by giving their skin a break

Apparently, Fitbit's rash-ridden problems aren't over yet. An ABC7 News San Francisco report says the publication discovered over 200 cases on social media of people complaining about getting rashes from wearing Fitbit's bands. The company told Recod........»»

Category: gadgetSource:  engadgetRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2015

New Weekly Domain Sales Report at DNJournal.com

The new weekly domain sales report is out at DNJournal.com. For the first time since early February, no 6-figure domain sales were reported. However there were hundreds of four & five figure sales, the range favored by the small business end users that ar.....»»

Category: internetSource:  dnjournalRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2015

New DN Journal Domain Sales Report: Buyers Were Back Out in Force This Week

The new weekly domain sales report is out at DNJournal.com. Another six-figure sale leads our latest Top 20 Chart and many of the names on the elite list come from deals no one has reported before now. Several were part of a $152,000 transaction involving.....»»

Category: internetSource:  dnjournalRelated NewsFeb 9th, 2015