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fuelband

Review

Nike+ FuelBand SE

The Nike+ FuelBand SE is a minor upgrade to last year's FuelBand, adding Bluetooth 4.0 and a few new motivational wrinkles to its software, but the band's design is more successful than its package of features.

Nov. 15, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 15, 2013

MSRP: $149.00

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Withings Pulse O2

A new wristband and new firmware improve the Pulse and make it a true fitness band, but it's not a big leap forward over last year.

Apr. 25, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Apr. 25, 2014
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Nike finally releases FuelBand app for Android

Nike announces Android support for its FuelBand fitness tracker just months before the expected launch of Apple and Google-made wearables. Too little too late?

By Jun. 17, 2014

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What Nike's FuelBand shift says about wearables

[commentary] The sportswear giant had a good run with the FuelBand. Now, though, wearable technology is a whole new footrace.

By May. 5, 2014

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Exclusive: Nike FuelBand engineers courted by Nest, Oculus, Intel, and Microsoft

Tech companies are lining up to nab Nike engineers after the sportswear maker decided to dismantle its wearable-hardware team. Apple is reportedly on the hunt as well.

By Apr. 25, 2014

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Nike CEO confirms FuelBand focus now on software, not hardware

Nike CEO Mike Parker says the sportswear company is winding down its wearable hardware efforts to focus on software after CNET reported last week it had dismantled its FuelBand team. A deal with Apple may be in the works.

By Apr. 25, 2014

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Withings Pulse O2: Can it be your FuelBand alternative?

A pedometer turns into a wristband fitness watch with Withings' latest Pulse update: it's affordable, but not perfect.

By Apr. 25, 2014

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Nike FuelBand’s wearable lesson not so clear-cut for Fitbit, Jawbone

Nike's decision to downsize its FuelBand division may not be applicable to other wearable tech startups. After all, not all devices are trying to rule both wrists.

By Apr. 23, 2014

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Best Nike Fuelband alternatives

The Fuelband is still here, but if you're looking for something else like it, here are your best bets.

By Apr. 22, 2014

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With FuelBand exit, Nike signals the limits of tech's appeal

The sportswear giant was hailed as an innovative force in wearable tech. But with the scaling back of its hardware team, Nike reminds us that it’s all about the best ways to sell shoes.

By Apr. 22, 2014