Pebble cancels Time 2 and Core as Fitbit acquisition nears: Report | Digit

Pebble is reportedly canceling the launch of Time 2 and Core and offering refunds to early backers on Kickstarter. Pebble recently started shipping Pebble 2 but Time 2 and Pebble Core will never reach any wrist. The move comes in the wake Fitbit’s reported acquisition of Pebble.  Fitbit is reportedly acquiring only the software assets of Pebble, which gives its access to latter’s software engineers and testers to better compete with Apple. The acquisition price is pegged at $40 million and Fitbit will gain access to Pebble watch’s operating system,…