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Nike launches Fuelband App on Android

Despite the fact that sports giant Nike seemed cozier with Apple and its iOS devices, they released this week an Android version of the app for their smart band. The Nike+ FuelBand app lets users of the FuelBand SE connect their gear with their mobile phone of choice in order to monitor their progress with their health and fitness goals.

Google’s Nest reportedly trying to hire Nike Fuelband crew

With Google’s purchase of Nest, many speculated that the division could morph into Google’s internal hardware branch. While the company focussed on connected home products, it was widely believed Google was trying to alleviate their reliance on hardware partners like LG or Samsung. News that Nest is interested in the team behind the newly defunct Nike Fuelband heightens that speculation.    

Nike claims FuelBand still alive despite massive layoffs

If you've been waiting for that auspicious day when Nike would announce Android support for its Nike+ FuelBand line, it might be best not to hold your breath anymore. The sports company has been reported to have let go as much as 80 percent of its workforce that is assigned to developing the wearable device.

Nike blames BLE for their shunning of Android

Nike might be making a new smartwatch, or follow-up for their FuelBand fitness wrist wear. The leader in fitness technology has notoriously kept their efforts focussed on iOS, shunning Android along the way. Now, we may gain insight as to why that is.

Nike+ FuelBand SE unveiled, will arrive without support for Android

Nike does have a few Android apps available, however that doesn't seem to be any indication that FuelBand support will ever arrive. In fact, the Nike+ FuelBand SE was announced earlier this morning and while it will have a companion app available, said app will only be found in the iOS App Store. Basically, Nike has once again looked past Android for their fitness bracelet.

Nike confirms no Android app is coming for the FuelBand

For all those that love the outdoors or like to keep track of their activities and daily exercise, the Nike FuelBand has been a popular accessory and product thanks to the mobile features included. The FuelBand for those who don't know nicely syncs to your iOS device of choice to easily track and monitor everything you can imagine. We've all been under the impression an Android version was coming, but sadly that isn't the case.

Nike+ Running app finally released for Android

We have good news for all you Android gym buffs or users that love a good workout. Today Nike has finally released their somewhat popular Nike+ app for Android called Nike+ Running. This exercise and workout monitoring and tracking app has finally been expanded to the world of Android and is loaded full of features -- it's about time.