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Users Furious Over Jawbone’s Poor Customer Support

A number of Jawbone customers are reporting that they’ve contacted Jawbone in recent months or weeks about faulty products and have not received any response from their customer support. According to The Verge, who also tried calling a customer support number several times, an automated message is played every singe time saying that all phone lines are...

Fitbit No Longer Seeking to Block Sales of Jawbone Products

In a statement issued Saturday, Jawbone has said that Fitbit is no longer seeking to block the sale of its products, revealing that at least one part of its legal battle with Fitbit has been resolved, Re/Code reports. For those who aren’t aware, Fitbit had filed a complaint against Jawbone with the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), to stop...

ITC Judge Says Fitbit Didn’t Steal Jawbone’s Trade Secrets

According to a ruling on Tuesday by the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), Fitbit didn't steal any of Jawbone’s trade secrets. The case all began when Jawbone accused Fitbit of poaching their employees and using their knowledge of Jawbone’s trade secrets. Jawbone also claimed that Fitbit violated several of its patents. Jawbone's hope was that...

Fitbit Faces Lawsuit from its Biggest Competitor Jawbone Ahead of IPO

According to a report by The New York Times, Fitbit has been sued by its biggest competitor Jawbone, who alleges that the former has been stealing information and confidential data by hiring its workers. The maker of wearable health trackers, including the latest Charge, Charge HR and the Surge, earlier this month filed for an initial public offering (IPO) to apparently...

Jawbone Announces UP3 Fitness Tracker with Seven-Day Battery Life

Jawbone announced UP3, its third take on fitness trackers, which features a number of new sensors that enable more advanced tracking abilities such as heart health, advanced sleep and workout recognition. The anodized aluminum TiN coated Stainless Steel UP3 band incorporates a number of sensors such as a tri-axis accelerometer, bio-impedance sensors measuring heart rate,...

Samsung Rips off Jawbone’s Iconic Bluetooth Speaker Design

Samsung has today unveiled a new line of wireless speakers called Samsung Level Box mini, which unsurprisingly bears a striking resemblance to Jawbone's Jambox Bluetooth speaker (via Gizmodo). The Level Box mini comes in an assortment of vivid colours and promises to deliver high-quality sound in a lighter, compact metallic body. Samsung's new speaker measures 156 x 66 x...

Jawbone MINI JAMBOX Bluetooth Speaker Available for Pre-Order

Jawbone yesterday announced their new MINI JAMBOX, available in 9 colours. This Bluetooth speaker is compatible with any iOS device, Android phones/tablets and most Mac and PCs. The Jambox features two front-facing proprietary drivers to direct sound, two active drivers (stereo pair) and a passive bass radiator to produce what the company calls "clear and...