Microsoft is renaming its Microsoft Health app on Android, iPhone and Windows phone to Microsoft Band, ostensibly because it's a more obvious name for customers. But then, that's the problem: There are no customers.
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With the Band 2 reaching its end of life and no Band 3 on the horizon, the future of the company's health initiative is a bit foggy.
The Microsoft Health app for Android is being updated today, adding support for the Cortana digital personal assistant. Yes, that means that you can now use Cortana on your Band 2.
Thanks to a coming update to the Microsoft Health mobile app, Microsoft Band users will be able to compete with their friends on Facebook using new social challenges and leaderboards.
Band 2 users can keep track of their daily fitness goals in Cortana by connecting their Microsoft Health account to Microsoft's personal digital assistant. Here's how to do so.
Microsoft this week updated its Band 2 wearable with a new battery-saving GPS mode and weight tracking functionality. The software giant says that both changes were driven by customer feedback.
Today, Microsoft announced the availability of the first full release of its Microsoft Band SDK, enabling developers to create their own tiles in the wearable’s UI using icons, text, buttons, barcodes and other elements. This release follows a February beta SDK which provided some foundational capabilities such as access to Band’s sensors. “Part of what […]
Microsoft has issued a major update to its Microsoft Health mobile app for Windows Phone, iPhone and Android. And while this update includes some long-awaited improvements for Microsoft Band, the software giant’s fitness wearable, it also lets users without a Band take advantage of the app’s fitness tracking capabilities. Here’s what’s new in Microsoft Health. […]
Microsoft announced new updates for Microsoft Band and Microsoft Health this morning, the first such updates since February. Going forward, the software giant says it will update the products more regularly, and will do so based on the feedback it gets from users. The February updates added a Microsoft Health web site, new cycling features […]