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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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Samsung meets with Under Armour as Apple cozies closer to Nike

That's the claim out of Korea where Samsung reportedly met with Under Armour to discuss how the two companies could collaborate on wearables.

By July 16, 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 June 17, 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 April 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 April 25, 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 April 22, 2014

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Exclusive: Nike fires majority of FuelBand team, will stop making wearable hardware

The sportswear company has decided that only software has a future in Nike’s technology vision. That means cutting the FuelBand, including a slimmer version planned for the fall.

By April 18, 2014

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Nike FuelBand -- out of gas already?

The sportswear company could be close to ditching its fitness hardware efforts, but don’t sound the death knell for Nike technology. Consider, for one thing, the Apple connection.

By April 10, 2014

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Apple Watch most exciting wearable on the horizon, consumers say

A new report pegs Apple gadget as the most exciting upcoming entrant in the wearable tech race. But getting consumers to purchase and continue wearing these gadgets will prove pivotal.

By October 20, 2014

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Meet Kevin Lynch, once a Flash point, now winding up Apple Watch

The exec, who clashed with Apple while at Adobe, now runs the team working on wearable software at Apple -- a vital role as the company expands into a new business.

By September 17, 2014