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Fitness app maker acquired by Asics

Ascis Corporation, a Japanese athletic equipment company, is set to acquire FitnessKeeper, maker of a fitness app called Runkeeper, “to build a new kind of fitness brand that has a deeper, more trusted relationship with consumers and can engage with them in a more personalised way.”

Appmaker looks to become health platform with new backing

Runkeeper, which started life with a running app and now wants to create a wider platform for health data, has raised US$10 million in a second round of funding.