Google announced its acquisition of Fitbit is complete. In a blog post, Google Senior Vice President of Devices and Services Rick Osterloh addressed privacy concerns about the acquistion."We've been clear since the beginning about protecting Fitbit users' privacy," he said. He also noted that "privacy and security are paramount to achieving" innovative new products. Additionally, Google worked with global regulators to devise "an approach which safeguards consumers' privacy expectations," which includes prohibiting Fitbit user data from being used for advertising or ad analytics.
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