Nike, Apple agree to $2.4M settlement in suit over false FuelBand claims, Apple to pay nothing

Consumers who purchased a Nike+ FuelBand between 2012 and 2015 might be eligible for a small payment from Nike after the sports brand, alongside co-defendant Apple, agreed to settle a class action suit alleging the companies falsely advertised the device’s health tracking capabilities.

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Nike CEO 'excited about the potential' of Apple tie-up, promises more to come

The long-standing partnership between Nike and Apple has been beneficial for both companies, and Nike’s chief executive hinted on Friday that additional projects were in the works even as Apple encroaches on Nike’s territory.



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Nike finally gets around to releasing a FuelBand app for Android

Nike has finally seen the light and released an Android app for its FuelBand SE fitness tracker. The free app is designed for use with phones running Android 4.3 or higher, though has been optimized for a number of high-end handsets. 

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Nike to focus on 'digital sport' software, excited about future Apple collaborations

In an interview on Friday, Nike CEO Mark Parker said his company is not giving up on its “digital sport” initiative with the apparent demise of FuelBand and will instead pursue expansion of the NikeFuel ecosystem through high-profile partners like Apple.



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Nike to reportedly exit wearables market, fires bulk of FuelBand team [u]

A rumor on Friday claims Nike is planning to shut down the division responsible for creating wearable fitness trackers, starting with the axing of as many as 55 people from the FuelBand team.



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