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Will Google Partner With ‘Misfit’ For Their Pixel Smart/Fitness Watch That Will Compete Against Garmin.

by Anura Guruge


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Ideally you would like Google to partner with Garmin (and I do happen to be a long-term Garmin shareholder). My druthers, however, tell me that this is unlikely. I can’t explain it, just a feeling. I just hope that Google doesn’t cut a deal with the ‘DEVIL’ — a.k.a. Fitbit. {Smile}

But, I have been thinking. Google, for obvious reasons, would prefer to work with a manufacturer who is currently using ITS ‘Google Wear OS‘ and has experience with Qualcomm SNAPDRAGON processors. ‘Misfit‘ fits the bill quite nicely — and they do make some impressive watches.

I, of course, can’t be sure, but Misfit is worth keeping on the radar.

I did look at the Misfit Vapor when considering an alternative to the Garmin Vivoactive 3 that died. It just didn’t have all of the fitness/sleep tracking features I was looking for. But they — especially with Google’s resources — could fix that.

Scary — for Garmin!


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Rumored Google Pixel Smart/Fitness Watch Is BAD NEWS For Garmin!

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This obviously is not good news for Garmin IF it comes to pass — the rumors are that it will indeed be a reality by Christmas 2018.

Shame that Google did NOT approach Garmin and do it as a collaboration. Better still they should have just bought out Garmin lock-stock-and-barrel — and I say that as a long term Garmin shareholder.

This is just a heads up.

I will keep you posted. OK?


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 2) + 6 Also-Rans — February 2, 2018.

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Lake Winnipesaukee Wolfeboro Inn New Hampshire Anura Guruge Google Pixel 2


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 2) + 6 Also-Rans — February 1, 2018.

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New Hampshire happy to be skiing Anura Guruge Google Pixel 2


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 2) + 6 Also-Rans — January 31, 2018.

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New Hampshire filtered Sun Anura Guruge Google Pixel 2


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 2) + 6 Also-Rans — January 30, 2018.

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New Hampshire reflections Anura Guruge Google Pixel 2


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 2) + 6 Also-Rans — January 29, 2018.

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New Hampshire landscape Anura Guruge Google Pixel 2


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 2) + 6 Also-Rans — January 28, 2018.

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Frozen Lake Winnipesaukee New Hampshire Anura Guruge Google Pixel 2


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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 2) + 6 Also-Rans — January 27, 2018.

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The Picture Of The Day (Google Pixel 2) + 6 Also-Rans — January 26, 2018.

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New Hampshire January sunset Anura Guruge Google Pixel 2


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