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Fitbit hopes to make ventilators #Wearable

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It looks like Fitbit may be shifting productiong to aid in relief efforts. It will be interesting to see if they incorporate any of their traditional products.

Via Engaget:

Fitbit wants to join the host of companies making ventilators during the COVID-19 pandemic. Company chief James Park told CNBC in an interview that Fitbit is shifting its production to make the potentially life-saving equipment, with plans to submit its technology to the FDA in the days ahead. And yes, the activity tracker brand is aware that it’s relatively late. Park said Fitbit would adjust its production to meet demand, whether the virus is (hopefully) fading away or begins a second wave as the world reopens.

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