Horizon Fitness to take on Fitbit and Fitbit-branded fitness apps

New York-based Horizon Fitness has been acquired by Fitbit, the sports wearable maker announced.The deal, announced today, comes as Fitbit is working on its Fitbit Run smartwatch.The acquisition brings Horizon Fitness’ total value to $6.3 billion.Horizon Fitness said it was “pleased to join forces with Fitbit”.The Fitbit Fit, which is the fitness tracking device used