Fitbit does website maintenance on Christmas

I perhaps was the only person in the world not to know what Fitbit is, until I got one for Christmas from my wife (who's obviously worried about my growing paunch). So I went to the Fitbit website and what do I find?

We’ll be back soon!

Fitbit.com is currently undergoing a little planned maintenance. Sorry for the inconvenience.

P.S. Yes, we're still counting your steps!

Fitbit Team

"Planned maintenance"? Are they nuts? On Christmas day?

My guess is that it wasn't planned. They're probably a victim of their own success as the number of people trying to hook up (you have to do it on line) with Fitbit overwhelmed the site.

Which makes me wonder, Fitbit. Were the people who did your website the same ones that did Obamacare's?

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