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Google confirms it's working on mobile head-up display

Google has confirmed that it its next-generation product team - Google X - is working on a ‘head-up display’.

The device could look like a pair of glasses that would superimpose relevant information on the lenses, from weather forecasts and directions to search results.

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Jawbone introduces refund scheme for UP mobile health wristbands

Things haven’t been running smoothly for the Jawbone UP mobile health product.

The UP wristband was announced in July and then went on sale in the USA last month. It works in conjunction with an iPhone application to help track the wearer’s activity, sleep and eating habits.

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Motorola MOTOACTV fitness device hits the UK next month

Motorola Mobility has confirmed that the MOTOACTV fitness and music device - announced last month at the same time as the new RAZR smartphone - is coming to the UK next month.

It’ll be stocked by sports retailer Sweatshop from the beginning of December. Current pricing is £249.99.

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Market for sports and health apps will treble in five years

​ABI Research says the sports and health mobile application market will grow to be worth over $400 million (£258 million) in 2016, up from $120 million in 2010.

Much of that growth is expected to be driven by the ability of mobile handsets to connect to wearable sports and fitness devices.

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Jawbone fitness-focused wristband is hitting the shops

Mobile accessory manufacturer Jawbone, probably best known for its noise-reducing Bluetooth headsets, has revealed more details about the UP wristband it announced in June.

Jawbone’s UP wristband works in conjunction with an iPhone application to track the wearer’s daily activity, sleep patterns and eating habits.

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