Google to buy Fitbit in $2.1 billion deal

November 2, 2019

New York (CNN)Google announced plans on Friday to acquire Fitbit, the world’s leading maker of wearable fitness activity trackers. The wearable fitness tracker company also said it never sells personal information and that its health and wellness data will not be used for Google ads. The acquisition deal is expected to be finalized in 2020. Earlier this year, Fitbit (FIT) lowered the price on some of its devices and launched…