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Fitbit Responds To Jawbone’s Lawsuit And Allegations

05/28/2015, According to a report from yesterday, fitness wearable maker Jawbone filed a lawsuit against their rival and competitor Fitbit. Basically Jawbone accused Fitbit of poaching their employees and that those employees who left the company took sensitive...

Jawbone Accuses Fitbit Of Employee Poaching

05/27/2015, When we think of fitness wearables, there is a good chance you might be thinking of brands such as Jawbone or Fitbit. Both companies are considered to be rivals in the fitness wearables space and it looks like Jawbone is unhappy with the way Fitbit has...

Fitbit Leads The Way In The Wearable Bands Market

05/22/2015, When it comes to choosing a wearable for our wrists, we can opt for the more well-rounded smartwatch like the Apple Watch, or we could opt for more dedicated fitness bands that are more focused towards fitness than displaying notifications, such as those...

Garmin Forerunner 225 Launched With Heart Rate Monitor

05/12/2015, While Garmin might be known as a company that specializes in navigational tools, the company in the recent years has gotten into the wearables game by launching fitness specific wearables. However if there was a downside to Garmin’s wearables is that...

Nike Teases Future Collaboration With Apple

05/08/2015, Apple and Nike have a long partnership dating back to the Nike+ shoe sensor which could be slipped into specially designed Nike shoes to help log data on your run. In fact the Nike FuelBand wearable was also an exclusive for iOS devices, but now that Nike...

MyFitnessPal Launches Paid Premium Service

05/04/2015, For fitness enthusiasts who keep track of their calorie intakes, apps such as MyFitnessPal are probably known to them. The app is free to use and for the most part does a great job of keeping track of what you eat, your weight, and more. However it looks...

Microsoft Band Will Soon Support Third-Party Apps

04/30/2015, The Microsoft Band is a fitness tracker from Microsoft that despite its somewhat quiet launch, proved to be a pretty hot device, so much so that many customers were having a hard time trying to get ahold of it. However if there was one limitation to the...

MyFitnessPal Launched On The Apple Watch

04/27/2015, For those who have ever tried to count calories and keep track of their diet, apps like MyFitnessPal are a popular choice. This is thanks to the app’s database of food which is updated and added to by users, meaning that all kinds of snacks and food...

The Swimmo Is A Smartwatch That You Can Go Swimming With

04/17/2015, Smartwatches for the most part are water resistant to a certain degree, although it probably would not be recommended by the manufacturer if you were to take it with you for a swim. However if you are looking for a smartwatch that can withstand immersion...

Jawbone Up2 Is A No Frills Fitness Tracker With A $100 Price Tag

04/16/2015, Earlier today we reported that Jawbone announced the Up4 fitness tracker. This is basically the Jawbone Up3 with the main difference being that it allowed mobile wallet payments through the use of NFC and a partnership with American Express. It also came...

Jawbone Up4 Announced With Mobile Wallet Feature

04/16/2015, Yesterday we reported on a rumor that Jawbone was set to announce a new wearable with a mobile wallet feature built into it. It looks like those rumors were true as the company has officially announced the Jawbone Up4. The company has also teamed up with...

ASUS VivoWatch Launched With 10-day Battery Life

04/13/2015, Earlier this year there were signs that ASUS could be planning on launching a new wearable called the ASUS VivoWatch. This will not be ASUS’ first wearable as it follows the ASUS ZenWatch from last year, but unlike the ZenWatch, it seems that the...

Jawbone UP3 Will Begin Shipping On 20th April With Minor Changes

04/09/2015, The Jawbone UP3 fitness tracker was announced last year and it was originally intended for a release in 2014 but it seems that it was delayed to early 2015. However given that we’re already in Q2 2015, where exactly is the device? The good news for...