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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

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

Tweetbot for Mac experiencing issues with new logins, is pulled from App Store

Tweetbot, the popular Twitter app for iOS and OS X, was pulled from the Mac App Store yesterday as users reported that it stopped allowing new logins, reports 9to5Mac. It’s not clear whether the issue arose due to a glitch or because the app had reached.....»»

Category: topSource:  thenextwebRelated NewsJan 26th, 2015

Moonpig may have leaked data on millions of customers

A security flaw first reported to Moonpig by a security expert in 2013 was exposed this morning after a fix had not been made, in order to 'force the company to protect users'.....»»

Category: topSource:  telegraphRelated NewsJan 6th, 2015

Nikon looking into odd flare issue plaguing D750 owners

We do not often see any large issues with cameras that prompt statements from their makers, but every so often one will crop up, such as the skin irritation issues Canon addressed about a year ago. Fast forward, and now Nikon has issued its own statement .....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  slashgearRelated NewsJan 1st, 2015

Keurig recalls millions of coffee makers that squirt users with boiling water

Keurig recently issued a recall for over seven million of its machines, following numerous reports that the coffee brewers have burned users with scalding-hot water. The post Keurig recalls millions of coffee makers that squirt users with boiling water ap.....»»

Category: gadgetSource:  digitaltrendsRelated NewsDec 23rd, 2014

Apple suspends online sales in Russia after rouble"s fall

The company has stopped sales of iPhones, iPads and other products in the country after its currency fell more than 20 percent this week, BBC reported......»»

Category: topSource:  businesstodayRelated NewsDec 17th, 2014

Fitbit Charge Causing Minor Skin Irritations, CEO Responds

The Fitbit Force was pulled off of the market in Feb. 2014 after owners complained of rashes and other skin irritations that occurred after wearing the device. The company recently released its brand new Fitbit Charge wearable to officially replace... Th.....»»

Category: topSource:  technobuffaloRelated NewsDec 17th, 2014