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Microsoft Band Will Soon Support Third-Party Apps
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 device, it is that unlike Android Wear and the Apple Watch, third-party app support was minimal at best.The good news is that if […]

Microsoft Band Available From Amazon, Launches In UK Next Month
In October last year Microsoft launched a wearable device called the Microsoft Band. The device quickly became popular so much so that Microsoft had difficulty plugging the demand and supply gap. It has been working hard to ensure that interested customers can pick one up. Starting today the Microsoft Band will be available for purchase from Amazon. The company also confirmed that the Band will be available in the United […]

Microsoft Band To Make Its Way To 765 Best Buy Stores
The Microsoft Band is Microsoft’s attempt at creating a wearable and perhaps to everyone’s surprise, including Microsoft, it proved to be a pretty big hit amongst customers to the point where it seemed like Microsoft did not anticipate the level of demand which saw the fitness band sold out during the holiday season.Now the good news is that if you were looking to get your hands on the device, you […]

Microsoft Band Update Adds Bike Tile, Virtual Keyboard And More
Microsoft Band is receiving a major software update today, its first ever since the device was launched in October last year, the update brings several new features like a bike tile, a virtual keyboard, new guided workouts and a lot more. Microsoft’s wearable device has been hard to get since there’s great demand for it, those who were fortunate enough to get one will now enjoy the features that this […]


Microsoft Band Availability Point To Early 2015 Timeline
One thing is for sure concerning the Microsoft Band – there has been way more demand compared to the availability of the hardware itself, and this does come across as surprising, taking into consideration how low key, relatively speaking, the piece of wearable technology was before it was introduced. In fact, the Microsoft Band has proved itself to be so popular, so much so that it has been sold out […]

Microsoft Band Stock Replenished In Microsoft's Brick And Mortar Stores
There is still a few more weeks to go until Christmas and if you were thinking about getting your hands on the Microsoft Band either for yourself or for someone else, you will be pleased to learn that Microsoft has recently announced via Twitter that they have more units in stock of the Microsoft Band at their retail stores in the US.It seems that the replenishment of stock is only […]

Car Stereos’ Bluetooth Streaming Issues Attributed To Microsoft Band
The hot selling Microsoft Band certainly has its fair share of fans, so much so that it remains sold out ahead of the holiday season. Well, just because something is extremely popular does not mean that it does not have its fair share of flaws – that is not the case with the Microsoft Band, since it has been reported that this physical fitness tracking device still has some niggling […]

Microsoft Band Remains Sold Out Ahead Of Holiday Season
At the end of October, Microsoft made a surprising quiet announcement which unveiled the company’s first wearable – the Microsoft Band. The device, for those unfamiliar, is a fitness tracker that tracks the usual activities but also has the ability to measure the wearer’s heart rate. With it priced at $199, it proved to be a hit and sold out in a relatively short amount of time.Now the bad news […]

Microsoft Band Has No OS, Runs On Microsoft's Wearables Architecture
As far as wearable platforms are concerned, there are a few available at the moment. We have Tizen which Samsung uses in most of their “Gear” devices, then there’s Android Wear from Google, and with Apple, they have a special version of iOS that has been designed to run on wearables like the Apple Watch.So what about Microsoft? What operating system could the Microsoft Band be running on? Well interestingly […]

Gold's Gym Offers Fitness Plans, Free 2 Week Trial For Microsoft Band Users
It is safe to say that many of us make resolutions at the start of the year where we promise ourselves and each other that joining a gym and getting into shape would be one of the goals for the year. It is also safe to say that there are a good many people who after a few weeks eventually give up, or worse, have yet to even start.Well it […]

Microsoft Band Is Official, Priced At $199
It was just recently that thanks to a leak across multiple app stores that the Microsoft Band wearable device was leaked. Well it looks like Microsoft has since not wasted anymore time and has made the Microsoft Band official. The device looks just like the photos and based on its design, reminds us a bit of the Samung Gear Fit with its rectangular horizontal display.While this is a wearable device […]

Pay For Your Starbucks Coffee With Microsoft Band
So, we did talk about how Microsoft Band leaked across multiple app stores earlier today, while detailing the Microsoft Health app that will work with Microsoft Band (obviously) along with other third party hardware, but is that all that Microsoft Band is capable of? Not really, as it seems that coffee lovers, especially those who happen to hang out at Starbucks frequently, will appreciate the fact that one is able […]

Microsoft Band Wearable Device Leaked Across Multiple App Stores
According to a report last week, we had heard that Microsoft could be launching a new wearable device in the coming weeks. In fact a recent FCC sighting had suggested that the device could be close to being announced. Well it looks like the device has been made official, sort of. It seems that Microsoft might have inadvertently revealed the device via the Mac App Store of all places.The screenshots […]