Google responds to Apple’s Healthkit with Google Fit

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Google announced Google Fit today, a platform to organize all of the data from various health trackers and sensors. It’s very similar to the approach Apple is taking with its recently announced Healthkit service for iOS. Apps will be able to access a user’s complete fitness profile, with data blended from multiple devices and services.

Google announced a number of partners that it is working with for Google Fit, including Nike, Adidas, Withings, RunKeeper, and Basis. Developers will be able to access the software development kit in the coming weeks.

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