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We’re still committed

At Jawbone, we’re just as excited today about helping people live healthier, happier lives as we were when we launched UP® in 2011. Time and time again, I stand amazed at how our creative, talented team works together to build solutions that help us all achieve our health goals. It’s a thrilling time to be working at Jawbone, and we can’t wait for the opportunity to share what we’ve been doing.  (more…)

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Why I’m Excited for Jawbone to Partner with HuffPost on Sleep

Living a healthy life is often easier said than done. Sometimes life’s daily obstacles make it difficult to actually reach your goals. Different factors can impact the journey to a better you, but many people often forget that a healthy life always starts with a well-rested mind and body. Sleep is key to everyone’s overall health. At Jawbone, we believe that a good night’s sleep means a better tomorrow—leading to a refreshed body and a sharp mind. Luckily, we are not alone. As we approach World Sleep Day on March 18, 2016, I’m thrilled to to be working with The Huffington Post to promote the importance of sleep across the world.

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Celebrating Oprah’s Favorite Things 2015

I’m not sure if I could tell you exactly when I became a fan of Oprah Winfrey. All I know is that when I was a freshman at college in Roanoke, VA, my mother used to call me from Florida. I’d curl up on my springy single mattress bed, make some tea, grab a blanket, and we’d watch the show together after my afternoon classes. Even today, Oprah is an inspiration to us — a supportive friend, a soul guru, and of course — our favorite librarian. After twenty years of not reading a single book, an Oprah’s Book Club pick turned my mom on to reading again. Now she can’t go anywhere without a Kindle book on hand!

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Introducing New Heart Rate And Sleep Features For UP

Today we’re excited to introduce new features to our UP activity trackers which significantly enhance the experience of tracking sleep and activity, and expand insights into your individual heart health.

At Jawbone, our products are update ready. Through over-the-air band updates we can add features that make our products even better over time. We deliver these updates seamlessly to your device, as we have done in the past with previous products.

Today, existing UP2, UP3 and UP4 users will receive the option to opt into a free firmware update via their UP App. This update is available on both iOS and Android versions 4.7 or later, and adds a number of great new features.

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