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Archive - November 2010

Fitbit Tracker: Much More Than a Pedometer

What a Fitbit does NOT do

Thanks for the intro Amy! As Amy mentioned in the last post, my name is Shelten and I’m the Chief Scientist at Fitbit.  I lead our research in sensor architectures and algorithms for health & wellness monitoring and discovery. Since you’re reading this, you probably already know that the Fitbit Tracker is an unobtrusive device...

We Love Data!

And we hope you do too – especially data that you can use to help make behavioral change – and live healthier.  And there’s a key member of the Fitbit team we wanted to introduce you to who is our own data expert: Shelten Yuen.  Shelten heads Research at Fitbit and he’s responsible for the “smarts” in the Fitbit tracker. He...