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ITC Judge Rules Fitbit Did Not Steal Jawbone’s Trade Secrets

08/23/2016, Prior to smartwatches becoming so popular, Fitbit and Jawbone were some of the more prominent brands around when it came to wearables, although from what we can tell, Fitbit has clearly pulled ahead of the competition since. That being said, Jawbone is...

Acer Might Have A Gaming Smartwatch & Fitness Band In The Works

08/23/2016, Are you in the market for a gaming smartwatch? Yea, we’re not really sure what that might entail, but according to a report from DigiTimes who cites the Economic Daily News, it would seem that Acer has a high-end gaming smartwatch in the works that they...

Alleged Images Of The Fitbit Charge 2 & Flex 2 Leaked

08/17/2016, While companies like Apple and Xiaomi are certainly making some headway on the wearables scene, last we checked, Fitbit was still king. In fact if you prefer Fitbit’s offerings more so than others, you might be interested to learn that the company has a...

Microsoft Will Be Shutting Xbox Fitness Down

06/27/2016, In case you didn’t know, Microsoft had a feature for the Xbox called Xbox Fitness. Basically it was meant to provide gamers on the Xbox a way to work out, and in some cases it took advantage of the Kinect to track your progress/form. It even came with...

Newer Microsoft Band 2 Units Reportedly Have Thicker Bands

06/23/2016, Last year Microsoft updated its fitness tracker the Microsoft Band with a newer mode, the Microsoft Band 2. Sure, it came with improvements and whatnot, but it seems that one of the major complaints that users of the device have is the quality of the band...

Jawbone Denies They Are Exiting The Fitness Tracker Market

05/31/2016, Last week it was reported that Jawbone had stopped production of their UP fitness trackers, and that all remaining inventory had been sold off to third-party companies. With such a drastic move, it was easy to assume that this meant that Jawbone was...

Microsoft Band 2’s Discount Extended Until July 9

05/29/2016, Microsoft’s Band 2 wearable has had some success, although given that earlier this year the device was discounted by $75, it would seem to suggest that Microsoft really wants customers to buy the device. Now if you think that maybe you might have missed...

Jawbone Reportedly Stops Production Of Their UP Fitness Trackers

05/27/2016, In the early days of fitness-related wearables, both Jawbone and Fitbit were competing head-to-head, but over time Fitbit pulled ahead leaving Jawbone behind. There have been reports that Jawbone isn’t doing so well, which is why it doesn’t come as a...

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 Will Go On Sale June 7

05/26/2016, In April, Xiaomi’s CEO uploaded a photo of himself wearing the Mi Band 2, the successor to the original Mi Band whose affordable price tag and straightforward usage allowed the Chinese company to quickly establish a strong foothold in the wearables...

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Features And Design Confirmed In Leaked Manual

05/26/2016, Last month photos leaked online which showed off a couple of gadgets that Samsung could be announcing. The leaked gadgets included the Samsung Gear Fit 2 and the Gear IconX. Now for those wondering how accurate those photos are, it seems that Samsung...

Huawei Unveils The Honor Band A1 Fitness Tracker

05/11/2016, Last year Huawei launched their own smartwatch in the form of the Huawei Watch. The design language is pretty sleek and proved to be a classy affair, and it looks like Huawei will be keeping that design language around because according to a recent...

Garmin Launches Forerunner 735XT Running Watch

05/11/2016, Garmin is a company that used to be known for their navigation systems in their cars. However these days the company has started to branch out into other fields such as wearables, and admittedly the company has done pretty well for itself so far. In fact...