Nike+ Sportband 2009 Reviewed (Verdict: Saves Money On an iPod)

Lisa @ BBG took the updated Nike+ Sportband for a run. The short of it is that it does what you think it does, and does it with a better screen than the original. » 7/13/09 7:40pm 7/13/09 7:40pm

Official: $59 Nike+ SportBand Works Without iPod

As we teased just the other day, Nike will in fact be selling a Nike+ SportBand—complete with the familiar shoe pebble, not shown—for training without the iPod nano. "Heavens! Why would you ever want to train without an iPod nano?" you ask, aghast. According to my runner friend Rid, who shunned the original Nike+ iPod… » 4/02/08 12:27pm 4/02/08 12:27pm

Nike+ SportBand Coming Next Week

We found this official teaser for the Nike+ SportBand on the Nike site, leading us to believe (you know, if Nike isn't lying) that the kit is coming next week. It's great for people who don't really need iPods when running but still want the ability to track and display your progress. However, that means Nike could be… » 3/31/08 3:45pm 3/31/08 3:45pm

Nike+ SportBand Coming in April? says Nike's SportBand, an armband that connects to the Nike+ running device, might be finally coming to retail some time in April 2008. The armband will still be wireless and still require you to shove a Nike+ kit into your shoe in order to track how fast/far you run, but you won't have to carry an iPod… » 3/15/08 1:00pm 3/15/08 1:00pm

Nike+ Sportband Snubs Apple, Makes iPod Unnecessary

The next iteration of the Nike+ line of running-enhancing gear just hit the FCC, and it looks like Nike went ahead and ditched Apple for this go around. This one is the Nike SportBand, a little device that fits into a bracelet. It communicates with the Nike+ doodad in your shoe and stores its data. You then plug the… » 2/21/08 10:12am 2/21/08 10:12am