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Huawei & Jawbone Partnership Announcement

Huawei Joins the UP Platform

We’re delighted to confirm that Huawei – one of the largest device manufacturers in the world – is joining Jawbone’s UP platform through a unique partnership between the two companies. Huawei announced today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona that they have chosen our UP platform as the preferred health and fitness system for their mobile phones and wearable devices.

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A Smart Coach By Your Side

“It’s getting late! Don’t you think you should get to bed?” my father asked, poking his head into my bedroom. When I was 15 years old, this happened a couple times each week. A decade and a half later, and what’s changed? Not much actually. My tendency to stay up late continues, but what’s different is the nudge. Instead of my father intervening, my nudges now come from an intelligent system called Smart Coach.

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DROP A SONG ON YOUR CLOSEST FRIENDS

DROP by Jawbone is a music app that elevates the social music experience to a whole new level — it plays an endless mix of music based on your favorite songs on Spotify or Rdio, takes requests from your friends via Twitter, and constantly adapts to ensure everyone hears music that they’ll enjoy. Since we released DROP last October, it’s been used in countless parties and offices all over the world.

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Experience the Internet of You: Introducing the Jawbone Marketplace

“At Jawbone, we embrace the promise of the Internet of Things. We can only put all this together if we work with others… This notion of an open ecosystem is critical to making the Internet of Things a success.” – Hosain Rahman, CEO & Founder.  Earlier this month, our CEO Hosain Rahman shared his perspective on the huge potential of connected devices to deliver on the promise of not just the “Internet of Things”, but the “Internet of You”.

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Arianna Huffington Joins Jawbone as Advisor

We are very pleased to announce that Arianna Huffington, President and Editor-In-Chief of The Huffington Post and author of ‘Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining Success and Creating a Life of Well-Being, Wisdom, and Wonder’ is joining Jawbone as an advisor. Arianna will help Jawbone lead the global conversation around well-being, particularly the importance of sleep, and promoting healthy living for both individuals and groups.

Arianna Huffington joins Jawbone as we launch our new wellness platform, UP for Groups, which will help companies and organizations use UP’s proven behavior change tools to create healthier workplaces and teams.

“Our workplace culture is practically fueled by stress, sleep deprivation and burnout,” said Arianna Huffington. “So I’m delighted to be advising Jawbone and supporting their mission to make well-being a priority in the workplace while at the same time building a real sense of community and shared purpose.”

Hosain Rahman, CEO and Founder of Jawbone said:

“It is fantastic that Arianna has agreed to join Jawbone as an advisor. We share a common goal in helping people change the way they live by being more active, eating better and sleeping more. Arianna has a huge global voice on this issue and as we continue to expand the UP platform with new products and services, I know she will be great partner in our mission to enable people know themselves better and live healthier, happier lives.”

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