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March 17, 2016 1:41 PM Nike Disrupts the Shoelace Like It's 1989

Along with self-lacing sneakers, the company has a new app to up its tech game. Nike’s research and development department finally made it to the 1980s. During an event in Manhattan on Tuesday, the sportswear giant unveiled a self-lacing sneaker not unlike the kicks showcased by a baby-faced Michael J. Fox in Back to the Future II. Nike's public relations 60

July 27, 2015 11:28 PM Nike Offers Partial Refund to End FuelBand Lawsuit

Nike will give partial refunds or gift cards to people who bought FuelBand fitness trackers in the last 3 1/2 years, resolving a lawsuit that says the products can't accurately tally how many steps a user is taking or how many calories they've burned. A website maintained by Gilardi & Co., a firm that administers settlements, says Nike Inc. will give $15 payments 29

July 27, 2015 5:07 PM Nike, Apple Agree to Settle Nike+ FuelBand Class-Action Suit

Both companies deny claims in suit; consumers eligible for partial refund Nike Inc. and Apple Inc. have agreed to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by consumers regarding the efficacy of the Nike+ FuelBand, and will offer partial refunds to people who bought the fitness-tracking device. The lawsuit had alleged the companies misled consumers about 46

July 24, 2015 12:16 PM Apple pulls the Google Nest smart thermostat from its shelves

Apple wants its customers all to itself. The company pulled Google's (GOOGL, Tech30) Nest's smart thermostat from its website as well as online stores earlier this month. The last time Apple discontinued a line of products -- Jawbone Up and Nike (NKE) +Fuelband -- it was making way for the Apple (AAPL, Tech30) Watch. Last year, the tech giant launched 66 1

March 16, 2015 3:09 PM Most consumers don't care about Apple Watch

Is the Apple Watch not going to make the impact Apple is hoping for over in its home turf of the United States? This is the case according to a fresh poll of Americans. The Reuters survey, carried out by Ipsos, took in the opinions of 1,250 US citizens, and found that 69 percent said they are not interested in buying Apple’s smartwatch. The brighter 22

March 16, 2015 2:24 PM Apple Watch Competitors Nike And Jawbone Pulled From Apple Stores

Apple Watch competitors Nike and Jawbone products are reportedly being pulled from Apple Store retail shelves and will likely disappear from their online store as well. With the launch of the Apple Watch it seems Nike’s Fuelband and Jawbone’s UP products are no longer welcome making way for exclusive marketing of Apple’s wearable. It makes sense that Apple 23

March 12, 2015 8:58 PM Apple Cleansing Its Stores Of Rival Fitness Trackers

If you’re looking for a Jawbone UP24 or Nike Fuelband, you’re going to have to go somewhere other than the Apple Store. The Apple Watch, which starts at $349 and goes up to a whopping $17,000 for the 18-karat gold version, has some of the fitness-tracking functions of other wrist-worn activity trackers. The device monitors heart rate and physical activity 37

March 12, 2015 6:04 PM Apple removes more wristworn fitness devices from its stores

Apple has stopped selling a number of fitness tracking devices in its stores recently, including Withings Pulse O2 Activity Tracker, and, as Re/Code reported this morning, Jawbone Up24, Nike FuelBand SE, and Mio’s wristworn heart rate tracker. Apple pulled the devices just about a month before it plans to launch its own activity tracker, the Apple Watch 109

March 12, 2015 5:55 PM Apple Stores Boot Jawbone UP And Nike Fuelband In Preparation For Apple Watch Arrival

Apple Retail Stores are clearing shelf space again, and this time three companies are being shown the door: Nike, MIO, and Jawbone. All three companies produce fitness trackers that compete with built-in functionality found in the upcoming Apple Watch product line. The Jawbone UP24 provides basic activity tracking and sleep monitoring, while the Nike Fuelband 29

March 12, 2015 4:50 PM Apple Expels More Wearables From Store To Make Room For Apple Watch Next Month

Although no one can decide whether the Apple Apple Watch will be a huge success or failure at this point, it looks like Apple wants to give its device the best chance of succeeding in its stores. In a report from Re/code, Apple has stopped selling the Jawbone Up and Nike+ FuelBand. An attempt to find the two fitness trackers on the West Coast as well as in New York came up short 21