As of publish, Cnet has run a major news that Nike had fired as many as 55 people from its Digital Sports team’s hardware division, which is in charge of the FuelBand.
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Nike partners with TechStars to launch new startup accelerator focused on digital health and fitness startups utilizing the Nike Fuel API.
The Lark Original and Lark Pro are devices which monitor sleep patterns, gently nudge users awake, and offer personalized advice on how to improve sleep patterns. Lark CEO Julia Lu told TechCrunch the company has sold “tens of thousands” of its devices, with 73 percent of users purportedly experiencing improvement after using Lark Pro for just one month. The company has now officially launched a daytime compliment to their sleep monitor, the Larklife, which shares many features with leading activity monitors like Nike Fuelband.
Notch launches smartphone app for creating beautiful infographics out of the personal activity data collected using consumer fitness devices.
Personal fitness device maker Striiv reports very encouraging user metrics for the future of mobile health and the quantified self movement.