As of Monday September 26, 2022, the following Inform API health metrics will be populated when users grant access to the appropriate scopes and data is provided by Fitbit. This data will appear in summaries records for users when captured by their Fitbit smartwatch.
In August 2022, we updated the device object for Fitbit workouts records to report the Fitbit device name when that information is reported to us by Fitbit. Device names will be reported as the "model" in the "source" object of Fitbit workout records, as shown below:
On 06/29/2021 the following "tags" were added to the Inform API:
On 06/16/2021 the following activity metrics are added to the Inform API.
On 5/14/2020 the Inform API was updated to return phone diagnostic information for records of source type "apple_health", "bluetooth", "google_fit_sdk", "vitalsnap", and "samsung_health". An example is provided below.
On 3/5/2020 we updated the source type for Withings records from "nokia" to "withings". All new Withings records will have a source type of "withings". However, when making a call to the API and using a source filter of either "nokia" or "withings" records of both source types will be returned. Here is a sample of how this field will appear after this change:
On 03/24/2020 the following weight metrics were added to the Inform API.
We expanded the nutrition model to include foods consumed in the meal segments. This will take effect in early February.
A sample payload can be found here.
The metrics fairly_active_duration, lightly_active_duration, and very_active_duration have been added to the summary and workout resources for the Inform API.
On 12/10/2019 the following spirometry metrics were added to the Inform API. With this the "peak_flow" metric has been depreciated and replaced with "pef".