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No activity detected: Nike to abandon wearable hardware

Nike will still develop activity-tracking software but it's going to stop work on its FuelBand wearable device.

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Samsung Gear Fit review: A dazzling wrist wearable with serious software deficits

Half activity tracker, half smartwatch, the Gear Fit shows Samsung understands addition by subtraction.Sadly, though, its exercise tracking is inaccurate.

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Indiegogo CEO responds to backers demanding refunds for scammy Healbe wristband

In a Friday blog post, co-founder Slava Rubin writes "nurturing a trusted open platform is our top priority," but the Healbe campaign continues apace.

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App Invasion: Keep your caffeine addiction under control with Up Coffee

Jawbone's Up Coffee tells you when to put down the latte so you can go to bed on time.

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Sony Lifelog hits Google Play, but it may not be the app your SmartBand is looking for

Nope, I still can't use my new Sony SmartBand life tracker.

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My Sony SmartBand arrived from Amazon! But its required software isn't even public yet

Sony's life-tracking wearable is shipping to customers, but it's just a useless rubber wristband until two apps go live in Google Play.

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Wellograph puts a luxury twist on activity-tracking wristbands (or is it a smartwatch?)

Mixing snazzy materials with an old-school retro design, Wellograph looks like a smartwatch—but its features are all about step counts, heart rates and wellness.

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9 stylish wearables that won't make you look like a high-tech dork

OK, it's not like Gucci is getting into the smartwatch business. But this wearable tech actually adopts a fashion-forward aesthetic.

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Wearable snake oil: The search for automatic calorie-intake tracking in fit-tech wristbands

It's the 'holy grail' of activity-tracking wristbands, but critics say no defensible technology allows activity-tracking wristbands to automatically tell us how many calories are in the food we eat.

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Ouch: Fitbit Force owner files a class-action lawsuit for skin-rash problems

The wearables company has already issued a full recall of its activity-tracking wristband. And now this.