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Nike Flyprint: The 3D printed shoe to propel Kipchoge and Farah to London Marathon greatness
Nike Flyprint: The 3D printed shoe to propel Kipchoge and Farah to London Marathon greatness By Stuart Miles

The world's fastest marathon runner, Eliud Kipchoge, is hoping that a new running shoe designed and developed by Nike in just 4 months will propel him to victory at the 2018 London Marathon this week.The new shoe is actually a variant of the shoe he wore... Read more

These Nike iPhone cases are styled like the bottom of your shoes
These Nike iPhone cases are styled like the bottom of your shoes By Rik Henderson

If you own an iPhone 7 and like sportswear brand Nike you are in for a real treat. Not only can you get cases for your phone featuring the trademark swoosh, you can now get hard shell protection style like the bottom of your sneakers. No, really.The Nike... Read more

You can soon buy Nike's self-lacing trainers, if you have £575 to spare
You can soon buy Nike's self-lacing trainers, if you have £575 to spare By Elyse Betters

The future is almost here, and it's expensive. Nike has been teasing for a while that it will soon release self-lacing trainers inspired by the boots Marty wore in the film Back to the Future II, but now it's finally ready to release them for all consumers... Read more

Nike Hyperadapt 1.0 are the BTTF trainers with powerlaces you can actually own
Nike Hyperadapt 1.0 are the BTTF trainers with powerlaces you can actually own By Rik Henderson

After teasing them back in May, Nike is now ready to put its first mass consumer-ready powerlaced trainers on sale.Like the boots Marty wore in Back to the Future II, the Nike Hyperadapt 1.0 sneakers have self-powered laces that tighten around your feet... Read more

Nike's The Switch Euro 2016 short film is stealing the net, find out why here
Nike's The Switch Euro 2016 short film is stealing the net, find out why here By Rik Henderson

Nike has released its Euro 2016 tie-in video and it is a work of brilliance; Spark Brilliance, in fact,As part of its Spark Brilliance campaign, The Switch stars Cristiano Ronaldo and several other footballers, including much of the England team, in a... Read more

Nike Free RN Motion Flyknit sport new tech to deliver a more natural run
Nike Free RN Motion Flyknit sport new tech to deliver a more natural run By Stuart Miles

Nike has announced its new Nike Free running shoe range for 2016, ditching the Free 3, 4 and 5 models for a more universal approach that should appeal to a wider audience of runners.While the range now looks to offer separate features for different runners... Read more

Nike is teasing new trainers that self-lace like those Back to the Future kicks
Nike is teasing new trainers that self-lace like those Back to the Future kicks By Elyse Betters

Nike plans to sell real-life, self-lacing trainers, according to both teaser a video and a blog post it just published.Although the upcoming shoes don't look like the famous pair worn by Marty McFly in the 1989 film Back to The Future II, they do function... Read more

Beware, there are fake BTTF Nike Air Max trainers with power laces already
Beware, there are fake BTTF Nike Air Max trainers with power laces already By Rik Henderson

Great Scott! It might have taken Nike 26 years to perfect the power lace technology shown in Back to the Future II in order to release working self-tying Nike Air Max boots, but it's taken a mere fraction of that time for fakers to replicate the system.In... Read more

They're finally here: Nike to release Marty McFly's self-lacing trainers next spring
They're finally here: Nike to release Marty McFly's self-lacing trainers next spring By Elyse Betters

Through a series of tweets, actor Michael J. Fox has revealed that shoemaker Nike will finally release a pair of powered, self-lacing trainers inspired by the exact ones worn by his character in Back to The Future II.In the 1989 film, Marty McFly, played... Read more

Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit: Stimulating, lightweight, but tough on your calves
Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit: Stimulating, lightweight, but tough on your calves By Stuart Miles

Barefoot running has seemingly come and gone. But if you look closely, brands are still supporting the idea of running as close to barefoot as possible, but without all the hype.Nike's approach is to offer three different running shoes as part of its... Read more

Nike combines a treadmill with a Kinect 2 sensor to create a dramatic effect
Nike combines a treadmill with a Kinect 2 sensor to create a dramatic effect By Stuart Miles

Nike has created a new installation for its Nike Town store in Oxford Street, London that uses a treadmill and a Microsoft Kinect 2 sensor to show how we can all "Be a force of nature".The project, created by London creative agency Field, has taken a... Read more

Wear a Nike FuelBand? Nike says take it off
Wear a Nike FuelBand? Nike says take it off By Stuart Miles

Nike has released an update to its Nike FuelBand app for the iPhone that means you can ditch your Nike FuelBand altogether.The latest update to the iPhone version of the FuelBand app shifts away from needing the band to collect data to using the iPhone's... Read more

Nike MAG Power Laces from Back to the Future Part II are coming this year
Nike MAG Power Laces from Back to the Future Part II are coming this year By Luke Edwards

It's finally official, 2015 will be the year we get Nike MAG Power Laces, the same year they appear in Back to the Future Part II.Before you say Nike has already released these kicks in a limited run of 1500 shoes back in 2011 – these are different.... Read more

Nike and Apple working together on future wearable projects, even after death of the FuelBand
Nike and Apple working together on future wearable projects, even after death of the FuelBand By Rik Henderson

Nike CEO Mark Parker has revealed that even though the sports wear brand discontinued its FuelBand fitness tracker earlier in the year, it is still working on ideas for wearable technology products in the future. And they could involve the help of Apple.With... Read more

Nike+ running app used for phallic art purposes, 'draw running' is here
Nike+ running app used for phallic art purposes, 'draw running' is here By Luke Edwards

Art can be many things including penii drawn on a running app's map by travelling that route.San Francisco runner Claire Wyckoff has used her Nike+ app to create shapes on her map, including a selection of phallic images. There's also a Space Invader,... Read more

Nike+ FuelBand app for Android finally out for select few devices
Nike+ FuelBand app for Android finally out for select few devices By Elyse Betters

Nike has launched the Nike+ FuelBand app for Android.For the first time, Android users and athletes have the ability to connect their Nike+ FuelBand SE with one of a few select Android devices. The company said NikeFuel is now used by 30 million users... Read more

First run: Nike Free 5.0 review
First run: Nike Free 5.0 review By Stuart Miles

Nike's Free running shoe range has been around for some time now offering runners a more flexible, less padded experience to the company's Lunar Glide series.For 2014 the shoe range has broken out into three models, as well as been given a major makeover... Read more

Nike CEO adds confusion to FuelBand future, stumbles over Apple question
Nike CEO adds confusion to FuelBand future, stumbles over Apple question By Stuart Miles

Confusion continues to surround Nike's stance of the future of its Nike FuelBand fitness gadget following the appearance of the company's CEO on CNBC.According to Mark Parker, the chief executive of Nike, the company is committed to the wearable sector,... Read more

We've seen the future of public displays and holograms, and they like to be touched
We've seen the future of public displays and holograms, and they like to be touched By Luke Edwards

From 3D holograms to touchscreens that can be measured in metres, we've touched the future of public displays. Literally.At the Flux Innovation Lounge in east London, organised by Engage Productions, some of the world's most advanced displays were shown... Read more

Nike's love affair with Apple about to end, hiring Android SDK developers
Nike's love affair with Apple about to end, hiring Android SDK developers By Luke Edwards

Nike and Apple have only had eyes for each other for years. But it looks like that's about to change as Nike has begun advertising for Android SDK developers.Until now Nike has used iOS as the only mobile platform compatible with its kit like the FuelBand... Read more

Nike planning genuine Back to the Future power laces on shoes in 2015
Nike planning genuine Back to the Future power laces on shoes in 2015 By Jake Smith

Nike is to introduce self-tying power laces, as seen in Back to the Future II, in 2015. Like the pair worn by Marty McFly in the movie, the laces will be driven by an electronic system.As revealed on shoe site Sole Collector, Nike designer Tinker Hatfield... Read more

First run: Nike FlyKnit Lunar 2 review
First run: Nike FlyKnit Lunar 2 review By Stuart Miles

The Nike FlyKnit Lunar 2 shoes are the latest FlyKnit offering from Nike and update the previous version of the shoe, first announced in 2013, with a couple of new tweaks.We joined Nike at its London Nike Town store on Oxford Circus for a quick 7km run... Read more

Nike reportedly releasing smartwatch in first half of 2014
Nike reportedly releasing smartwatch in first half of 2014 By Jake Smith

Nike has plans to bring a smartwatch to market in 2014, expanding past its new FuelBand SE product and Nike+ SportWatch, according to Digitimes. It is expected to release the smartwatch as soon as the first half of 2014, and currently has the product... Read more

Nike+ FuelBand SE review
4.0 stars Nike+ FuelBand SE review By Stuart Miles

The new Nike+ FuelBand SE is the company's second version of the wearable wrist device that tracks your activity. The second-gen device promises to deliver a better and more precise experience than the 2012 original by introducing Sessions to cater for... Read more

Nike+ FuelBand SE gold colour released to match your iPhone 5S in limited edition
Nike+ FuelBand SE gold colour released to match your iPhone 5S in limited edition By Jake Smith

Nike has announced a limited edition of the Nike+ FueldBand SE - this time in gold. Dubbed the Rose Gold Nike+ FuelBand SE, the fitness band will be available to match your gold iPhone 5S in colour.The FuelBand SE usually ships with a $149 price tag,... Read more

Nike FuelBand update brings double tap to tell time and better algorithms to original FuelBands
Nike FuelBand update brings double tap to tell time and better algorithms to original FuelBands By Luke Edwards

As we said in our original story, Nike has brought most of the new FuelBand SE features to the older FuelBand.Since the now old FuelBand didn’t have Bluetooth LE, not every feature has been added but there’s plenty to enjoy, for free, with the update.READ:... Read more

Nike+ Move, first motion app for iPhone 5S, released to the App Store
Nike+ Move, first motion app for iPhone 5S, released to the App Store By Jake Smith

As expected, Nike has released the iPhone 5S-optimised Nike+ Move app to the App Store.Announced at Apple's September iPhone event, the Nike+ Move app is the first to take advantage of the new M7 processor found within the iPhone 5S, which enables the... Read more

Nike: Lack of Bluetooth LE support is why there's no Android FuelBand app
Nike: Lack of Bluetooth LE support is why there's no Android FuelBand app By Stuart Miles

Nike has blamed a lack of consistent Bluetooth LE support on Android devices for it not having released Android app support for its FuelBand and FuelBand SE products yet."With 200 Android devices available on the market, Bluetooth LE hasn't really matured... Read more

Nike: Older FuelBand users will get new features from 6 November
Nike: Older FuelBand users will get new features from 6 November By Stuart Miles

Nike has confirmed to Pocket-lint that current Nike FuelBand users will be getting a host of new features alongside those detailed for the Nike FuelBand SE model that is due out on 6 November."Original Nike Fuelband gets all the new features where possible,"... Read more

Nike+ Running for iOS updated with photo capabilities to capture running moments
Nike+ Running for iOS updated with photo capabilities to capture running moments By Jake Smith

Following its FuelBand event, Nike has released a small (but neat) update for its Nike+ running app for iOS.Now in version 4.4, it's able to snap photos on the run, directly from the Nike+ Running app. Nike suggests photos can be taken before, during,... Read more

Nike unveils new water-resistant FuelBand SE in a bevy of colours: tracks cycling, rowing and running
Nike unveils new water-resistant FuelBand SE in a bevy of colours: tracks cycling, rowing and running By Luke Edwards

Nike, over a year after the release of its FuelBand fitness tracker, has just announced the Nike+ FuelBand SE.The new band looks very similar to its predecessor, with the same screen and build, but now comes in Volt, Pink Foil or Total Crimson colour... Read more

Nike schedules 15 October event, leaves us to believe new FuelBand coming
Nike schedules 15 October event, leaves us to believe new FuelBand coming By Jake Smith

Fitness buffs and weight-loss hopefuls, get your wallets ready. Nike has scheduled a 15 October "NikeFuel Forum" event in New York to talk about its Fuel product. Nike hasn't come right out and said a new FuelBand is on its way, but if we had to guess,... Read more

Nike+ Move will be first motion app for iPhone 5S, taking advantage of M7 processor
Nike+ Move will be first motion app for iPhone 5S, taking advantage of M7 processor By Jake Smith

Get ready for a new generation of apps on the App Store. Apple marketing guru Phil Schiller revealed during Apple's September iPhone event that the iPhone 5S features a special M7 processor, which enables the handset to gather data from the accelerometer,... Read more

Nike Free Flyknit vs Nike Free Hyperfeel: First run using Nike's new running shoes
Nike Free Flyknit vs Nike Free Hyperfeel: First run using Nike's new running shoes By Mike Lowe

Nike Free Flyknit and Nike Free Hyperfeel are the latest running shoes announced on July 16 by Nike. Pocket-lint got to handle both pairs of shoes to see how they felt on the foot and underfoot, at the company's headquarters and development centre in... Read more

Nike Free Flyknit pictures and hands-on
Nike Free Flyknit pictures and hands-on By Mike Lowe

The Nike Free Flyknits have just been unveiled, and Pocket-lint has had a preview look at the "second skin" running shoes.The luminescent green/yellow trainers sampled- there are plenty of other colours available, see our gallery below - are bright and... Read more

Nike Free Hyperfeel pictures and hands-on
Nike Free Hyperfeel pictures and hands-on By Mike Lowe

Ahead of the official unveil of Nike's latest running kit, Pocket-lint got our hands on the forthcoming Nike Free Hyperfeel running shoes.The Hyperfeel - which are available in hyper-bright men's and women's colour schemes, as you can see from our hands-on... Read more

Nike Free Hyperfeel: Super-light running shoe with Lunar technology unveiled
Nike Free Hyperfeel: Super-light running shoe with Lunar technology unveiled By Mike Lowe

Nike has lifted the lid on Hyperfeel, its latest running shoe that focuses on light weight while delivering a cushioned, smooth ride, thanks to the brand's Lunar mid-sole.Hyperfeel combines a Flyknit upper section with a soft, cushioned Lunar sole. The... Read more

Nike Making app encourages designers to think about materials
Nike Making app encourages designers to think about materials By Chris Hall

Nike has launched a new app called Making, that wants to guide designers and creators in the choices they make around materials.The tool is designed to guide you through four environmental impact areas - water, chemistry, energy and waste - so you can... Read more

Nike vs Adidas: Trainer technology, does it really work?
Nike vs Adidas: Trainer technology, does it really work? By Hunter Skipworth

Nike and Adidas both have some clever trainer technology which they say can make all the difference to the way you run: Adidas has the Boost range or trainers, Nike has the Free. Both Nike and Adidas's offerings are loaded with tech buzzwords and potentially... Read more

Misfit Shine fitness pebble coming to the UK, £79, Fitbit and Nike watch out
Misfit Shine fitness pebble coming to the UK, £79, Fitbit and Nike watch out By Stuart Miles

After a successful Indiegogo campaign that saw the company raise $846,675 rather than the $100,000 it wanted, the fitness pebble called Shine will be coming to the UK in July and cost £79.The Misfit Shine device, made by Misfit Wearables, is a small... Read more

Nike Free 5.0+ pictures and hands-on
Nike Free 5.0+ pictures and hands-on By Hunter Skipworth

Nike's Free range of trainers has kept muscular free-running combat trouser types backflipping off monuments for a good while now. The latest, the Free 5.0, promise to be more flexible and supportive than ever before, all the while looking good and incorporating... Read more

Nike has no plans for Fuelband Android app, will focus on iOS instead
Nike has no plans for Fuelband Android app, will focus on iOS instead By Jake Smith

Nike has announced that it is no longer working on an Android app to accompany its Nike FuelBand, no doubt disappointing many users. Nike dropped the bomb on its official Twitter support account and later issued a statement to Droid-life with more on... Read more

Nike Steaming Lounge: Shoes that fit like a glove
Nike Steaming Lounge: Shoes that fit like a glove By Hunter Skipworth

Nike's super hi-tech FlyKnit shoe gadgetry has been doing the rounds for a while now. Even British athlete Mo Farah has been showing off his FlyKnits, winning gold medals in them at the Olympics.The concept of FlyKnit is fairly simple: strip away as much... Read more

NikeFuel Missions makes a game of daily exercise
NikeFuel Missions makes a game of daily exercise By Stuart Miles

Nike has created NikeFuel Missions, for users of its Nike Fuel system, which aims to make exercise even more of a game.It "is the first game to use NikeFuel to unlock levels and content," explains Nike in a statement. "The game is powered by the user's... Read more

Nike looks to build an eco-system beyond its walls
Nike looks to build an eco-system beyond its walls By Stuart Miles

Nike has announced that it is embracing the developer community with a new Nike+ Accelerator program which it hopes will help 10 companies over three months build cool products that use the company's Nike+ platform."The program aims to leverage the success... Read more

The technology behind the new Nike Flyknit One+ trainer
The technology behind the new Nike Flyknit One+ trainer By Hunter Skipworth

Mo Farah’s jaw-dropping 10,000 metre gold medal at the London 2012 Olympics was backed by some of the most cutting-edge technology in sport. It took quite a set of trainers to catapult him over the finish line in gold medal time. His weapon of choice... Read more

Hands-on: Nike Shield wet weather running kit review
Hands-on: Nike Shield wet weather running kit review By Stuart Miles

In the summer, running is easy. You come home from work, chuck on a pair of shoes and a vest, and head out the door. If you are lucky it is light, it's warm, it's a breeze. In the winter it is anything but.That's where Nike's new winter kit promises to... Read more

Nike celebrates the Olympics with gold Nike+ SportWatch GPS Special Edition
Nike celebrates the Olympics with gold Nike+ SportWatch GPS Special Edition By Danny Brogan

Nike is celebrating the London 2012 Olympic Games by unveiling a special-edition gold version of its Nike+ SportWatch GPS.It has all he same functionality as the original Nike+ SportWatch, with a high-vis backlit LCD display and GPS functionality powered... Read more

APP OF THE DAY: Nike+ Running review (Android)
APP OF THE DAY: Nike+ Running review (Android) By Chris Hall

If running is your thing and tracking your progress using your smartphone your preferred method, then there is no shortage of options open to you.Google Play is littered with apps that will track your progress, plot your route on a map, log your calories... Read more

Nike+ Android app goes live in UK, but only for O2 customers
Nike+ Android app goes live in UK, but only for O2 customers By Stuart Miles

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... Read more