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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...

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 Delayed Over Production Issues

05/03/2016, Last week Xiaomi’s CEO teased the company’s upcoming wearable, the Mi Band 2. Given the success that the original Mi Band had, no doubt many are curious to see what kind of changes and new features that the company has introduced to its successor, but...

Photos Of Samsung Gear Fit 2, Gear IconX Leaked

04/26/2016, Are you looking for the successor to the Samsung Gear Fit wearable? If you are, it looks like Samsung could be making an announcement soon because thanks to a post on VentureBeat by Evan Blass, photos of Samsung’s upcoming Gear Fit 2 have been leaked...

Nokia Announces Plans To Acquire Withings

04/26/2016, Is Nokia finally about to get back into the consumer business? Ever since the company sold off their mobile division to Microsoft, things have been a bit quiet save for the odd launch every now and then, but it sounds like things could be heating up soon...

Xiaomi CEO Shows Off The Mi Band 2

04/25/2016, When the Xiaomi Mi Band was first launched, the device was very basic in its capabilities but it also came with a very affordable price tag, thus allowing Xiaomi to quickly catch up in the wearables market and compete against bigger companies like Apple,...

IMAX Will Soon Start Hosting Indoor Cycling Sessions

04/19/2016, Have you ever attended a cycling class at your gym? Some of you guys might know it as a spin class or RPM class, but basically it involves a stationary bike and an instructor who will tell you how fast to go and when to increase/decrease the resistance....