Nike archive

  • British 10K: Facebook and Nike lets friends cheer you on live as you race
    Sports Fitness

    British 10K: Facebook and Nike lets friends cheer you on live as you race

    By 6 July 2012

    Nike has created a Facebook app that allows runners of the British 10K on Sunday 8 July to get messages on huge billboards as they run around the track in London.  Available to all those who are running (Pocket-lint included) users will be able to sign...

  • Nike+ Android app goes live in UK, but only for O2 customers
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    Nike+ Android app goes live in UK, but only for O2 customers

    By 4 July 2012

    Nike has announced that it will be launching the recently announced Nike + Android app in the UK, but only for O2 customers to begin with. O2 customers in the UK will have exclusive access to the Nike+ Android app until the end of the year, the company...

  • Nike O2 Priority Sports, shows O2 is about more than just Bieber tickets
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    Nike O2 Priority Sports, shows O2 is about more than just Bieber tickets

    By 4 July 2012

    Nike has teamed up with UK network O2 to offer O2 customers the chance to get exclusive access to videos, fitness advice and editorial content as well as special events ahead of others. Announced Tuesday morning at Nike Town in London, the new partnership...

  • Nike adds four new colours to its fitness-savvy sportwatch range
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    Nike adds four new colours to its fitness-savvy sportwatch range

    By 7 June 2012

    Running enthusiasts can now choose from four additional Nike+ Sportwatches that will monitor your fitness levels, tracks distances covered and even measure your performance against other athletes.  Nike and TomTom have unveiled four new colours - black...

  • Wii U Fit Pedometer rewards you for not playing on your Wii U
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    Wii U Fit Pedometer rewards you for not playing on your Wii U

    By 6 June 2012

    The Xbox 360 might have done a deal with Nike to bring Nike+ Kinect Training to the games console, but Nintendo is hoping to do one better with a pedometer accessory that will allow gamers advance further in Wii U Fit by letting them add points from...

  • Xbox 360 Nike+ Kinect Training: Become athlete fit in your living room
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    Xbox 360 Nike+ Kinect Training: Become athlete fit in your living room

    By 4 June 2012

    Nike has teamed up with Microsoft and the Xbox 360 to create a new game that taps into the sports brand's Nike+ Fuel system, allowing gamers to lose weight while playing games. The new game, due out later in the year, will use the Kinect sensor to monitor...

  • Getting fitted for a pair of shoes at Nike Town ready for the British Nike 10K
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    Getting fitted for a pair of shoes at Nike Town ready for the British Nike 10K

    By 31 May 2012

    Pocket-lint is running the British Nike 10K and keen to make sure we have the right running shoes for our style of running, Nike invited us down to Nike Town at Oxford Circus, London, to get fitted. Running in the right pair of shoes is important: over...

  • Nike Max Transitions pictures and hands-on
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    Nike Max Transitions pictures and hands-on

    By 15 May 2012

    Those old enough to remember a time when something called the "Sun" shone on our great nation will remember the need for things called "sunglasses" to prevent being overwhelmed by light. Sadly, the gods of water, including Thames, Veolia, Sutton and East...

  • Nike and Sarah Reinersten create new shoe tech for amputee athletes
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    Nike and Sarah Reinersten create new shoe tech for amputee athletes

    By 12 April 2012

    Sarah Reinertsen runs. She runs a lot. And in 2005 she took part in the Hawaii Ironman race consisting of a 2.4-mile swim, a 112-mile bike ride with a 26.2-mile marathon at the end, just for good measure.  In Reinertsen’s quest to compete even harder,...

  • Nike+ FuelBand review
    Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

    Nike+ FuelBand review

    By 16 March 2012

    Getting a little bit tubby? Feeling that you should be doing a little more walking and a little less sitting on the sofa watching television or video games? Nike believes it has the answer with the Nike+ FuelBand. But can a bracelet really get you off...

  • 7 days with... Nike+ FuelBand
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    7 days with... Nike+ FuelBand

    By 12 March 2012

    Just how healthy do you think you are? With a host of new gadgets coming on to the market in the next few months, I've been living with the new Nike+ FuelBand, due out in the UK in May, to see what wearing it for seven days does. Will it change my behaviour,...

  • Nike Fuel Station: The future of retail?
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    Nike Fuel Station: The future of retail?

    By 12 March 2012

    Nike is hoping to change the way we shop. The shopping experience of the next decade is to be all about involving you, the customer, in a way that not even Apple does at the moment.  The Nike shop of the future is about reacting out to you, playing...

  • Nike+ SportWatch GPS to measure Fuel points from June
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    Nike+ SportWatch GPS to measure Fuel points from June

    By 7 March 2012

    Nike Fuel, the new exercise currency that the company has created to help sports fans get fit, will be coming to the company's Nike+ SportWatch GPS training watch and other devices already released.   "From June, you will be able to earn Fuel points...

  • Hands-on: Nike FuelBand review
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    Hands-on: Nike FuelBand review

    By 5 March 2012

    Not due out in the UK until April, Pocket-lint has spent the morning with the Nike FuelBand to get a chance to experience the new fitness accessory before we tuck into the gadget for a full review. The concept is simple. You wear a digital electronic...

  • iPhone-syncing Nike+ Basketball and Training shoes coming to UK in June
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    iPhone-syncing Nike+ Basketball and Training shoes coming to UK in June

    By 24 February 2012

    The new Nike+ range of footwear, which hooks up to your iPhone in order to display performance ratings and statistics, will be on sale 29 June. Comprised of three stykes, Nike Hyperdunk+, Nike Lunar Hyperworkout+ and Nike Lunar TR 1+, the shoes fit into...

  • Technogym Recline Personal pictures and hands-on
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    Technogym Recline Personal pictures and hands-on

    By 24 February 2012

    We know you are the kind of person that likes to work out, we know that you are the kind of person that can't be bothered to go to the gym, we know that your time is precious and that any chance to multitask is gratefully welcomed. In steps the professional-grade...

  • Nike+ FuelBand wants to motivate you to an active lifestyle
    Sports Fitness

    Nike+ FuelBand wants to motivate you to an active lifestyle

    By 19 January 2012

    Nike announced a new lifestyle accessory on Thursday called the Nike+ FuelBand. The Nike+ FuelBand aims to constantly measure your movement, to motivate you to be more active in daily life. The new wristband uses a three-axis accelerometer to gauge activity...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Nike+ GPS review (iPhone)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Nike+ GPS review (iPhone)

    By 6 December 2011

    One of the greatest changes that the MP3 revolution brought about was how easy it became to run with music. Tape players were huge, CD players skipped, MP3 players, well, they became portable, lightweight, convenient. The idea of carrying a device with...

  • Nike+ SportWatch software updated, peak performance promised
    Sports Fitness

    Nike+ SportWatch software updated, peak performance promised

    By 30 November 2011

    When we reviewed the Nike+ SportWatch back in June 2011, we noticed a few quirks about it. The fact that you couldn't change the time on the watch itself was a major pain for those who travelled, as you'd have to plug it into a computer just to make this...

  • Nike Seitiro Hi-Vis ball brightens up the Premier League this winter
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    Nike Seitiro Hi-Vis ball brightens up the Premier League this winter

    By 4 November 2011

    Football, more and more, is relying on technology to improve the global game, and the Nike Seitiro Hi-Vis ball is a prime example of the traditional and tech combining to, often, spectacular results. A white Seitiro is currently the ball of choice for...

  • Nike Air Mag Back To The Future Limited Edition shoes officially released, available on eBay
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    Nike Air Mag Back To The Future Limited Edition shoes officially released, available on eBay

    By 8 September 2011

    According to the movie, four years from now they will be the norm, but 1,500 lucky people, here and now in 2011, will actually be able to own a pair of the Nike Air Mag shoes from Back To The Future II.  Nike, teaming up with Parkinson's sufferer and...

  • VIDEO: Nike Back to The Future trainers incoming
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    VIDEO: Nike Back to The Future trainers incoming

    By 8 September 2011

    Great Scott! It looks as if all our childhood dreams are about to come true. Well, maybe not all of them - but one of them at least, with the launch of the Back to The Future Nike trainers looking like a real possibility. Sneaker (that's American for...

  • Nike+ SportWatch GPS   review
    Sports Fitness 4.5 out of 5

    Nike+ SportWatch GPS review

    By 14 June 2011

    Nike+ has been around for years, providing a clever and engaging online logging service and community with a range of accessories to monitor your performance. Their latest running watch sees then link up with GPS masters TomTom. The fusion brings GPS...

  • Nike+ SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom jogs in to the UK
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    Nike+ SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom jogs in to the UK

    By 1 April 2011

    You may have heard about the Nike+ SportWatch GPS Powered by TomTom, as it's been doing the rounds over in USA!, USA! for a couple of months now. Well, now it's reached British shores. The watch hooks up to the Nike+ community (4 million strong) and uses...

  • 2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES
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    2011 Gadget Calendar - when can you buy that new gadget from CES

    By 12 January 2011

    CES has packed up for another year, so now you know all about the new gadgets that are on the way. But when will you actually be able to get your mitts on them? We've put together a list of all the launch dates that we know about to save you scrabbling...