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Fitbit faces class-action lawsuit due to faulty heart rate monitoring by its wearables

Fitbit, the popular fitness tracker vendor in the wearables market, now faces a class-action lawsuit after customers complained of inaccurate heart rate monitoring in its products, reported The Verge.

Spotlight: Got tattoos? Maybe Apple Watch is not for you

Apple admitted this week that the heart rate monitor on the Apple Watch, which uses a light sensor, might not work for people with arm tattoos.

Garmin navigates its way in health, fitness wearables market

Garmin's first foray into the activity-tracking wearables market, vivofit, tracks steps taken, distance traveled and calories burned and even monitors sleep.