Microsoft Band 2 sync issue fixed, but users were kept in the dark
Band users found they couldn’t reach and sync with the Microsoft Health platform. It took five days to fix and another two for Microsoft to talk about it.
Microsoft Band 2 spreads Cortana functionality to Android phones
Those looking to pair the cross-platform-supporting Microsoft Band 2 with Android phones should rejoice upon hearing they can now enjoy Cortana assistance.
$175 Microsoft Band 2 deal might as well become permanent
The sensor-rich Microsoft Band 2 is again priced at $175 instead of $200 or $250, technically through early July only but likely for good.
Microsoft Band 2 available for up to $250 off with qualifying wearable trade-in
If you’re interested in the Microsoft Band 2, and are willing to trade a different used but working wearable, you can score discounts of up to $250.
Microsoft Band 2 gets $50 price cut across multiple US retailers
The Microsoft Band 2 is again available for $200 ($50 off list), this time at more than one US seller, and presumably, for more than a few hours.
Amazon UK sells original Microsoft Band at £55 (£115 off list) today only
The first-generation Microsoft Band is cheaper than it’s ever been in the UK today and only today through the local Amazon bureau.
Best Buy drops Microsoft Band price even further, to $80 ($120 off list)
The first-generation Microsoft Band hits a new historically low price at Best Buy, where it costs $80, likely in limited quantities.
Microsoft Band 2 officially goes on sale stateside at $250
After a short pre-order period, the Microsoft Band 2 has started shipping in the US from the manufacturer, also going on sale at third-party retailers.
Microsoft Band 2 Review: a massive hardware improvement
The Microsoft Band 2 updates the company’s experimental health tracker into an intelligent fitness band worthy of its higher price tag.
Where does the Microsoft Band 2 fit in with the competition?
The Microsoft Band 2 is arguably better than the 2014 original, but it has trouble setting itself apart from both rival smartwatches and fitness trackers.
Purported Microsoft Band 2 renders reveal polished design, curved display
The Microsoft Band 2 will look a lot prettier than its predecessor, based on leaked renders, with a curved display and metallic accents in tow.
10 months with the Microsoft Band
Find out how the Microsoft Band has held up to 10 months of sweaty exercise and heavy usage.
Google Now, Siri and Cortana need to be more human
No, I’m not talking about their sound. I mean, sure, developers can…
What is your 2015 smartwatch du jour?
Smartwatches are a blossoming category, especially now that all three major platforms…
Microsoft Band review: don’t call it a smartwatch
Microsoft’s return to wearables falls somewhere between an average smartwatch and a high-end fitness tracker. Read our Microsoft Band review to learn more.
Smartwatches: Who’s doing it right?
Now that all the competitors are in the arena, which of the smartwatches is doing it right from a philosophical standpoint?
There are a lot of reasons to like the Microsoft Band
There are a lot of reasons to like the Microsoft Band. Being cross platform, a horizontal screen, etc. It’s definitely worth a look.
Is the Microsoft Band really what Windows Phone needs?
The Microsoft Band is a great addition to the Windows Phone and Microsoft hardware lineup, and it will help the platform continue to grow, after 2.0 that is
The Microsoft Band isn’t about looking good
Read our thoughts regarding the Microsoft Band, specially with the amount of bad publicity its gained due to its aesthetics.
How many different health platforms does Microsoft need?
Microsoft just released a new health platform to go along with the Microsoft Band. Do they know about all the other health platforms they’re already running?
Microsoft Band goes official alongside new Health service
The Microsoft Band has just gone official, a connected fitness tracker / smartwatch starring the all-new Microsoft Health. We have the details.