Rise and fall of the Jawbone UP24: The tracker that changed wearable tech

The rise and fall of a wearable tech legend The Jawbone UP24 represented the apex of those early, step-focused fitness trackers. Alongside the Fitbit Flex

And finally: Lenovo’s hybrid smartwatch, the Watch X, sells out in 15 seconds

Just like the Prodigal Son, you’ve returned. And to celebrate, we’re ready to unleash some of the lighter wearable tech stories from the week. That’s

And finally: Samsung Gear S4 evidence mounts with wireless charger details

It’s time for And finally, the place where we dig out some of the smaller stories from the wonderful world of wearables that might have escaped your

And finally: Fitbit forced to change warranty policy in Australia

Welcome one and all to And finally, the place to find out about the smaller stories from the world of wearables you may have missed. Missed the

Jawbone Health Hub: What we know so far

Jawbone’s back, tell a friend Jawbone is not dead. It’s living on but not in the wearable form it has adopted over the last few

Withings Health Mate : Essential guide – Tips and tricks for Withing’s lifestyle app

When we’re talking about how good a piece of fitness tech is, it’s easy to focus only on the hardware. But if you’re serious about

Waterproofing and wearables : Here’s what you need to know

‘Is it waterproof?’ That’s up there with ‘what’s the battery life?’ and ‘does it look any good?’ as the first questions that get asked when

Mio Fuse Review : Are you sporty enough to wear the Mio Fuse?

Fitness bands have split into two distinct groups: those with design and functionality that appeals to athletes and hardcore sportspeople, and those that concentrate on

Fitbit Blaze essential tips and tricks

The Fitbit Blaze remains our favourite fitness tracker despite stiff competition from newcomers like the Garmin Vivosmart HR+ and trackers including theMisfit Shine 2 and

Jawbone UP3 v Fitbit Charge HR : The best activity wearable

Fitbit or Jawbone – what activity tracker should you be rocking? Jawbone versus Fitbit has been the big battle of the fitness tracker genre since

Speedo Shine 2 first look review : Misfit fine tunes its swimming credentials

Misfit has had the upper hand on Fitbit and Jawbone by opting to make its fitness trackers waterproof. After teaming up with Speedo for the

Samsung S Health : The ultimate guide

Samsung S Health hasn’t always played nice with other wearables – in fact it’s only last year that the platform has been made available outside

The best budget fitness trackers

Activity tracking is cheaper than you think: Misfit, Jawbone, Fitbit, Razer and more… If you’re looking for a cheap fitness tracker that doesn’t compromise on

And finally : Xbox VR coming in 2017

Boy, it’s been a busy week in the world of wearable tech. We kicked things off with Fitbit’s heart rate data accuracy coming under scrutiny

TomTom Spark Cardio + Music review : Leave your smartphone home

Fitness tracking has really picked up in India over the last year and half. Products from FitBit, JawBone, Xiaomi to smartwatches with fitness tracking features

18 essential Jawbone tips : Get more from your Jawbone fitness band

It might be a bit quiet on the Jawbone front at the moment, but the the budget-friendly UP Move; its natural successor the UP2; the

Under Armour Band review : A fitness tracker where the software is the star of the show

So, was Under Armour and HTC’s first fitness tracker worth the wait? Sadly not. On its own, the UA Band is a pretty average piece

Hi-Tec Trek Plus review : A solid sub-£100 fitness tracker that lacks a really killer feature

The Hi-Tec Plus falls into the good all-rounder category of fitness trackers but doesn’t really do anything to stand out from the crowd. It’s a

Huawei TalkBand B2 Review

Huawei returns to the fitness scene with the TalkBand B2. Like the original B1, this $179 device tracks steps, calories and sleep, and you can

Polar Activity Loop 2 review: Function over form

Polar has been on the fitness tracking scene for a while – like 40 years – creating devices for those who take their activity monitoring

Jawbone Up4 Review: Smart Coach, Dumb Price

The top-end fitness tracker in its lineup, the Jawbone Up4 can measure your heart rate, track your sleep, set your thermostat automatically, and even be

Best GPS watch for running: 8 great wearables that accurately track running distance and time – GPS sport watch group test

There is no better way of getting fitter, stronger or faster than – well – training. And training gets a lot more effective if you

Jawbone ‘reimagines’ UP2, UP3 with stylish new designs

Jawbone is updating the design flavors of its UP2 and UP3 fitness wearables, giving both models new attractive, less in-your-face designs that touch the edge

Razer Nabu X smartband review

GOOD STUFF Very long battery life Comfortable fit Fairly accurate step tracking BAD STUFF Boring design that’s a dust magnet LED notifications are basically useless

Asus VivoWatch review

The Asus VivoWatch seems to be the perfect combination of smartwatch and fitness tracker, decent specs and low $150 price, useful screen and great ten

Pivotal Tracker 1 (2nd Gen) fitness tracker review

We all know the big names in fitness and sleep trackers. Just about everywhere you look you can find someone wearing a Jawbone wristband or

WristBoom: Because a wearable speaker isn’t entirely crazy

I was all ready to trash WristBoom, and then I thought of my grandmother. Well, alright, there were a couple of stages in-between, but I

Apple Stores to carry Jawbone UP once again

It wasn’t that long ago, March in fact, that the fitness wearablesJawbone UP and Nike Fuelband were removed from the shelves of all of Apple’s

Fitbit’s IPO to help them keep pace with Apple, Jawbone

  Fitbit is probably never going to command the wearable space. Even if their hardware is better than Jawbone’s (and it is), Fitbit now has

Fitbit takes first steps toward initial public offering

The wearable fitness device company is counting on investor enthusiasm for its step-tracking tech to help it raise $100 million.   Fitbit’s Surge smartwatch was