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Ten IFTTT recipes that will make your life smarter and simpler at home

Ten IFTTT recipes that will make your life smarter and simpler at home

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IFTTT is an app and web portal that you may or may not have heard of, but if you haven't or you don't yet use it, you should start. The service works on the basic statement: If This Then That and there are numerous smarthome systems, products and devices... >>

Jawbone partners with Amex for contactless payment Up4 and replaces Up24 with Up2 tracker

Jawbone partners with Amex for contactless payment Up4 and replaces Up24 with Up2 tracker

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A lot is happening in the world of Jawbone, specifically with its fitness trackers. Although we will still have to wait until later this year for the sensor-laden Up3 to hit the UK (US shipping starts 20 April), there are also two new devices coming.Again,... >>

Jawbone UP3 with HR release date announced, US gets first dibs

Jawbone UP3 with HR release date announced, US gets first dibs

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Jawbone has been teasing its UP3 next generation activity tracker for sometime now. After delays in release its finally going to begin shipping.Jawbone has said shipping of the UP3 will begin from 20 April in the US and everyone who pre-ordered will finally... >>

Wearable waste: Study shows smartphones work as accurately

Wearable waste: Study shows smartphones work as accurately

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If you've ever wondered just how accurate wearables are, especially when compared to smartphones, your answer has arrived. A recent study has found wearables to be similar to the tracking of the smartphone you probably already own.Before we delve into... >>

Jawbone UP3 with HR monitor, plus budget UP Move model unveiled

Jawbone UP3 with HR monitor, plus budget UP Move model unveiled

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Jawbone has announced the third generation of its activity tracker in the UP3 alongside a more affordable tracker called UP Move.For the first time the UP3 will now track heart rate, offer deeper sleep data and automatically detect exercise as well as... >>

Jawbone's Drop is a new music app for group-curated playlists

Jawbone's Drop is a new music app for group-curated playlists

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Jawbone has launched new music service called Drop, or actually, it is an app that's integrated with music services.Drop lets you play music from Spotify and Rdio. The unique part about this app however is that it pulls in song requests through Twitter.... >>

Jawbone's new Up app will launch for rival smartwatches and wearables later this month

Jawbone's new Up app will launch for rival smartwatches and wearables later this month

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Jawbone has released a new version of the Up activity and lifestyle app, enabing compatible devices - such as an Android Wear device, Pebble smartwatch, Apple Watch, or any wearable connected via Apple's Health app - to join the Up community and experience... >>

Weight Watchers now plays nice with Fitbit and Jawbone

Weight Watchers now plays nice with Fitbit and Jawbone

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Weight Watchers has announced that it is welcoming popular fitness trackers to its world, starting with Jawbone and Fitbit.Weight Watchers says there will be a seamless integration of the data gathered by your activity tracker, that can then be added into... >>

Jawbone Up data reveals 2014 South Napa earthquake kept many people up all night

Jawbone Up data reveals 2014 South Napa earthquake kept many people up all night

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Jawbone has shared the sleeping patterns of some Up wearers directly affected by the 2014 South Napa earthquake that occured on Sunday morning, indicating the power of wearables when used for informational purposes and not just fitness tracking. On... >>

Nest goes open source, your fitness band could turn on your heating when it detects you’re awake

Nest goes open source, your fitness band could turn on your heating when it detects you’re awake

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Nest has announced its Nest Developer Program to create a more connected home. That could mean a fully automated experience is not too far off.At the moment Nest is working with developers and brands to integrate the smart controls. Jawbone's UP24 band,... >>

Hands-on: Jawbone Era review

Hands-on: Jawbone Era review

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Bluetooth headsets have been around for years, but only now in the age of multiple mics, fast charging and low power Bluetooth 4.0 are they really becoming an all day gadget.Jawbone, one of the pioneers of Bluetooth headsets, has just released its new... >>

Jawbone Up24 review
4.5 stars

Jawbone Up24 review

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We've reviewed the Jawbone Up in its previous guises, so you may already be familiar with this fitness tracker and sleep monitor. The latest iteration is the Jawbone Up24, an updated product that works in greater detail than its predecessors.Up24 works... >>

Jawbone Up24 next gen activity tracker officially wrist-bound

Jawbone Up24 next gen activity tracker officially wrist-bound

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Jawbone has released a new version of its Up activity tracker, called the Up24. Unlike its predecessor this new model features wireless connectivity.The original Up, while stylish, required physical plugging into the headphone port of a device in order... >>

Jawbone's Up Coffee app lets you know if too much caffeine keeps you up at night

Jawbone's Up Coffee app lets you know if too much caffeine keeps you up at night

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Jawbone has introduced a new Up app for the iPhone that doesn't require an Up fitness band, and it has only one core purpose: caffeine tracking.Called Up Coffee, Jawbone's new app will monitor your caffeine intake from coffee, tea, energy drinks, soda,... >>

Jawbone Mini Jambox: Big sound, small package (video and pictures)

Jawbone Mini Jambox: Big sound, small package (video and pictures)

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We've always like the Jawbone Jambox range. The first one knocked us flat with its sound quality, the Big Jambox is a beast of a thing that sounds amazing, and the newest Mini Jambox is an evolution. Smaller, lighter, made from more solid materials and... >>

Jawbone's Mini Jambox Bluetooth speaker now available for $180

Jawbone's Mini Jambox Bluetooth speaker now available for $180

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Jawbone showed off its Bluetooth-enabled Mini Jambox last month in multiple colours, and now the speaker is available for purchase.Costing $179.99 (£110) at Jawbone.com, the Mini comes in nine colours and five designs including Red Doe, Aqua Scales... >>

Nike FuelBand, Jawbone Up, Fitbit Flex, Misfit Shine, Bowflex Boost: Which sports band to choose?

Nike FuelBand, Jawbone Up, Fitbit Flex, Misfit Shine, Bowflex Boost: Which sports band to choose?

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Finding the motivation to get off the comfy sofa and do some exercise is often hard to come by. A holiday or a shock from the scales might do the trick, but the classic "I'll do it tomorrow" is normally a far easier route.Then again, you might not have... >>

Jawbone Up (2013)
4.0 stars

Jawbone Up (2013)

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People in the know suggest that we need to walk about 10,000 steps a day, to have any chance of living long enough to collect our pension. Some of us, no pointing of fingers, struggle even with that. With jobs that see us sitting at desks all day, it... >>

Jawbone UP platform announced, iOS app now integrates with Runkeeper

Jawbone UP platform announced, iOS app now integrates with Runkeeper

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Jawbone has announced the Up Platform for iOS alongside 10 applications which now integrate with the Up app. The idea is that you can use Jawbone with some of your other favourite fitness apps alongside the Up's own iOS app.RunKeeper and MapMyFitness... >>

Jawbone Big Jambox updated with better audio quality and battery life

Jawbone Big Jambox updated with better audio quality and battery life

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Speaker company Jawbone has pushed a huge update to its Big Jambox wireless speaker, improving on its capabilities.The update is available free on Jawbone's website. How often do you hear of a speaker receiving a software update?The update delivers better... >>

Up by Jawbone re-released in UK, alongside new Android app

Up by Jawbone re-released in UK, alongside new Android app

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The Jawbone Up has returned, this time round in a new an improved form. Originally pulled from the market due to battery issues, the new Up promises to make up for previous mistakes with a greatly improved build quality.Alongside the re-release of the... >>

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2012 in pictures

Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2012 in pictures

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The 9th annual Pocket-lint Gadget Awards saw the best and brightest from the world of technology get together for a rip-roaring bash last night in central London. A good time was had by all, winners and losers included. As is always the case, the Pocket-lint... >>

Up by Jawbone iPhone fitness band sees US release, UK relaunch planned for 2013

Up by Jawbone iPhone fitness band sees US release, UK relaunch planned for 2013

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Jawbone's Nike+ FuelBand rival, Up, was released at the end of last year in the UK and Pocket-lint loved it when we took one out for a spin. However, some consumers reported issues with theirs and the only answer was for the company to take a long, hard... >>

Jawbone Big Jambox
4.5 stars

Jawbone Big Jambox

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The original Jambox was one of those devices that just surprised everyone. A tiny box that produced enough sound to fill a modestly-sized room. It wasn't cheap, of course, but it was sturdy and had a decent battery.Now, the Big Jambox has arrived. As... >>

Jawbone Up
4.0 stars

Jawbone Up

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Get ready with those new year resolutions. If one of them is going to include trying for a fitter, healthier you in 2012, Jawbone is here to help. Jawbone is best known as the maker of excellent Bluetooth headsets and a great portable speaker, the Jambox.Its... >>

Up by Jawbone aims to keep you healthy

Up by Jawbone aims to keep you healthy

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Jawbone, maker of funky headsets, has announced its latest product, Up. Think of Up as like one of those charity wristbands that have been popular over the last few years, except much cleverer.And that's because Up features a sophisticated motion-tracking... >>

Jawbone adds computer Nerd to new Icon HD headset

Jawbone adds computer Nerd to new Icon HD headset

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Jawbone has introduced a brand new peripheral, called The Nerd, to its new Icon HD headset; the duo teaming up to bring wireless audio from your computer directly into your ear.Sound waves have, of course, been doing this for some time through the medium... >>

Jawbone Era hands-on

Jawbone Era hands-on

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The Jawbone line from Aliph have always been known for being compact, stylish and equipped with hardcore noise cancellation in the form of NoiseAssassin. The latest headset, the Jawbone Era, features NoiseAssassin 3.0, claiming eliminate more noise than... >>

Jawbone Jambox
4.0 stars

Jawbone Jambox

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Pocket-lint would have to admit to being a little suspicious of the Jawbone Jambox when the postie came knocking on the door, device in hand. Part of this suspicion was to do with its size in relation to the claims of its ability to "deliver such shimmering... >>

Funky Jawbone JAMBOX brings wireless portable audio

Funky Jawbone JAMBOX brings wireless portable audio

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Pocket-lint is always more than a little wary of any company describing its products as intelligent, as clearly it's a huge whopper. However that's precisely how Jawbone describes its new JAMBOX. Not only is the JAMBOX, apparently, the "world's first... >>

Jawbone Icon Bluetooth headset
4.5 stars

Jawbone Icon Bluetooth headset

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While phones are currently getting bigger, Aliph, the maker of the Jawbone line of Bluetooth headsets, is currently doing all it can to make its Bluetooth headsets even smaller. But does it still carry the same offering and power as the previous model?... >>

Aliph launches Jawbone Icon Bluetooth headsets

Aliph launches Jawbone Icon Bluetooth headsets

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Aliph has revealed the next generation of its Bluetooth headsets - the Jawbone Icon. Like its previous editions, the Jawbone Icon attempts to marry up design chops with advanced noise cancelling features, but this time around things are a little more... >>

Aliph Jawbone Prime Bluetooth headset
3.5 stars

Aliph Jawbone Prime Bluetooth headset

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The third iteration of Aliph's Jawbone headset - the Prime - is undeniably pretty. The company, as we've previously said, is clearly targeting the fashion end of the spectrum, but claims to have the technology to back it up, too. Since the Jawbone 2,... >>

Aliph introduces Jawbone Prime

Aliph introduces Jawbone Prime

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Aliph, the creator of the Jawbone headset, is rather proud of the Jawbone Prime, the third iteration in its popular and award-winning series of Bluetooth headsets. Alexander Asseily, co-founder of Aliph says about it: "the noise suppression provided by... >>

Aliph Jawbone 2 Bluetooth headset
4.5 stars

Aliph Jawbone 2 Bluetooth headset

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Another day another Bluetooth headset I hear you cry, how many ways it is possible to talk on your mobile phone with a small dongle sticking out your ear lug? We put in the new Jawbone 2 to see if this one stands out from the crowd. Around half the size... >>

Jawbone 2 hits UK

Jawbone 2 hits UK

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The Jawbone 2 from Aliph has officially launched in the UK following a launch party attempting to appeal to the London fashionasta crowd. Behind the fashion pretence, the new Bluetooth headset is half the size of the old model and now includes "NoiseAssassin"... >>

Aliph launches new Jawbone headset

Aliph launches new Jawbone headset

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Aliph's sequel to the well-received Jawbone headset has launched right at the top of the pile and become the company's new flagship product. Such an accolade seems justified when glancing down the specs and considering the improvements over the first... >>

Aliph Jawbone Bluetooth headset
4.5 stars

Aliph Jawbone Bluetooth headset

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The Aliph headset promises to eliminate virtually all background noise so calls are clearer, but does it really work? We get making calls to find out. Using technology originally created for DARPA (The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency) to enhance... >>