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The Apple Watch is on sale ahead of Prime Day - here are the best early deals we've found so far

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Apple; Alyssa Powell/Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The Apple Watch is our favorite smartwatch. It's easy to use, comes with a variety of health tracking features, and has a polished design with plenty of customization options. But it's not cheap, making Amazon Prime Day 2021 - which takes place on June 21 and 22 - a great time to shop.Prime Day hasn't begun just yet, but so far ...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Amazon, Smartwatch, Trends, Nike, Tech Deals, Deal, Apple Watch, Nike Run Club, Tech Accessories, Amazon Shop, Tech Insider, Insider Picks, IP Graphics, Product Card


The 7 best fitness trackers we tested in 2021

Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Fitness trackers do more than log workout data - they provide wearers in-depth analysis of their overall health. Today's trackers offer everything from sleep and recovery tracking to advanced training feedback. Our top pick, the Suunto 7, is a full-featured smartwatch slash fitness tracker that tracks more than 70 activities. Fitness trackers have come a long way since Fitbit introduced it's first clip-on wearable in 2008. Though essentially a glorifie...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Fitness, Fitness Tracker, Trends, Tech, Nike, Walmart, Features, Brooklyn, Buying Guide, Apple Watch, Garmin, Suunto, Nike Run Club, Coros


Nike’s Shifts in Track and Field Are Top of Mind as Trials Begin

A series of contract changes, executive shuffling and internal responses to scandals have athletes and others wondering where the sport...
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Swiss court rejects Shelby Houlihan request for emergency injunction

EUGENE, Ore. — American record holding runner Shelby Houlihan’s bid to compete in the Tokyo Olympics appeared to come to an end Friday morning when a Swiss tribunal denied her request for an emergency injunction that would have allowed her to race at the Olympic Trials, which open later Friday. Houlihan, who competes for the Nike-financed Bowerman Track Club, was suspended for four years earlier this year after testing positive for nandrolone, a banned anabolic steroid. The Switzerland-based Cou...
Tags: News, Instagram, US, Sports, Nike, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Switzerland, Tokyo, Katie Ledecky, Eugene, Beaverton Oregon, Court of Arbitration for Sport, CAS, Court of Arbitration for Sport CAS


You be the judge: what sentence for Michael Avenatti (and do the guidelines merit any respect)?

It has been a while since I have done a "you be the sentencing judge" post, but a high-profile fallen lawyer provides juicy grist for this mill.  Specifically, as two recent postings at Law & Crime highlight, Michael Aventti's upcoming sentencing presents a notable set of facts and arguments for SDNY US District Judge Paul Gardephe: Michael Avenatti Seeks Light Prison Sentence Because His ‘Epic Fall and Public Shaming’ Are Punishment Enough Feds Seek ‘Very Substantial’ Prison Term for Disgraced ...
Tags: New York, Law, California, US, Nike, David, Stormy Daniels, Franklin, Davids, Paul Gardephe, Douglas A Berman, Michael Avenatti, Gary Franklin, Avenatti, Matthew Podolsky, Danya Perry


Shelby Houlihan doping case overshadows Olympic track trials

EUGENE, Ore. — The House that Uncle Phil built, the new $200 million track and field stadium on the University of Oregon campus, comes with a barbershop, salon – manicure or pedicure, Tara Davis? – not much roof, and a number of food options. The most talked-about entrée at the U.S. Olympic Trials the next 10 days, however, is not on the stadium’s menu. The Court of Arbitration for Sport this week upheld the previously undisclosed four-year ban of Shelby Houlihan, the American record-holder at 1...
Tags: Japan, Oregon, Boston, New York City, Sports, Nike, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Paris, Portland, Boston Marathon, Tokyo, Alberto Contador, Peta, Doha


The 10 best places to shop for summer running gear in 2021

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Brooks Staying cool and comfortable on summer runs requires breathable, moisture-wicking fabrics. To stay safe on hot runs, you also need sun protection and hydration systems. We love these 10 brands for all the gear you need for a safe, comfortable summer run. Athleta is the best overall hot-weather running brand, thanks to its performance fabrics, extended sizing, and stylish gear. Running is one of t...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Outdoors, Fitness, Women, Summer, Trends, Nike, Features, Running, Drive, Athleta, Smith, Mach, Lululemon, Brooks


Biden makes Juneteenth a national holiday, giving federal employees Friday off

President Joe Biden signs the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act in the East Room of the White House on Thursday. AP Photo/Evan Vucci President Joe Biden on Thursday enacted a law making June 19 a national holiday. Juneteenth celebrates the end of slavery in the United States. The House and the Senate had passed the legislation this week. See more stories on Insider's business page. President Joe Biden on Thursday signed a bill into law to make June 19, known as Juneteenth, a nat...
Tags: Politics, News, Minneapolis, Republicans, Congress, Senate, Race, US, America, Holiday, Trends, Nike, Joe Biden, Racism, Democrats, United States


Sporting Life Canada Deals: Save Up to 50% OFF Summer Styles + 25% OFF Nike + More

Sporting Life Canada is offering you awesome deals. You can save up to 50% off on many summer styles, including athletic and fitness, summer essentials and outdoor and camp. You can also save 25% off on Nike and up to 60% off when you shop clearance. All offers are valid for a limited time only, while quantities last. This Sporting Life Brand Women’s Hawaii Sandal is on sale for only $46.94. You’re saving 51% off from the original price of $94.99! Focus on comfort and timeless style this seaso...
Tags: Shopping, Nike, Canada, Hawaii, Canadian Deals & Coupons, Canadian Discount Coupons Canada, Sporting Life Canada, Sporting Life, Sporting Life Canada Deals, Sporting Life Hawaii Sandal Sporting Life Canada


U.S. Urges 'Very Substantial' Prison Term for Michael Avenatti Over Nike Extortion

By Jonathan StempelNEW YORK (Reuters) - The once high-flying California lawyer Michael Avenatti deserves a "very substantial" prison sentence for...
Tags: California, Nike, Reuters, Michael Avenatti, Jonathan StempelNEW


The out-of-office message you need if your company finally caught up with the times and gave you Juneteenth off

Elected officials, community leaders, youth, and drum and marching bands take part in the second-annual Juneteenth Parade in Philadelphia, PA, on June 22, 2019 in the week that Juneteenth was declared an official state holiday by Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf. Bastiaan Slabbers/NurPhoto/Getty Images Insider is taking Juneteenth observed off tomorrow. I wrote an out-of-office message to educate people and let them know I won't be checking email. Juneteenth recognizes the end of slavery...
Tags: Texas, Microsoft, US, America, Trends, Nike, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, House, Philadelphia PA, Juneteenth, Insider Inc, Alyse Kalish, Tom Wolf Bastiaan Slabbers NurPhoto Getty


Android announces six new features, emphasizing safety and accessibility

Android shared information today about six features that will roll out this summer. Some of these are just quality of life upgrades, like starring text messages to easily find them later, or getting contextual Emoji Kitchen suggestions depending on what you’re typing. But other aspects of this update emphasize security, safety, and accessibility. Last summer, Google added a feature on Android that basically uses your phone as a seismometer to create “the world’s largest earthquake detection netw...
Tags: Apple, Google, Android, Google Play, Apps, Spotify, Greece, Yahoo, Etsy, California, Ebay, Siri, Tech, Nike, Walmart, Turkey


Cheap furniture and toys could soon get much more expensive as retailers are hit by rising shipping costs

Cheap furniture makers and sellers such as Wayfair or Ikea could be impacted. Robert Michael/picture alliance via Getty Images Bulky or low-cost items could be hardest hit by price hikes as shipping costs continue to rise. This could include toys and furniture, experts told Bloomberg. Retailers are spending up to ten times more than they would have pre-pandemic to ship items across the ocean. See more stories on Insider's business page. Toys and cheap furniture are among consumer good...
Tags: UK, China, Trends, Nike, Bloomberg, Ikea, Copenhagen, Grant, Signal, Robert Michael, Gary Grant, Alan Murphy, Bloomberg Retailers, Mary Hanbury, Rachel Premack, Premack


Cheap furniture and toys could soar in price as retailers are hit by rising shipping costs

Cheap furniture makers and sellers such as Wayfair or Ikea could be impacted. Robert Michael/picture alliance via Getty Images Bulky or low-cost items could be hardest hit by price hikes as shipping costs continue to rise. This could include toys and furniture, experts told Bloomberg. Retailers are spending up to ten times more than they would have pre-pandemic to ship items across the ocean. See more stories on Insider's business page. Toys and cheap furniture are among consumer good...
Tags: UK, China, Trends, Nike, Bloomberg, Ikea, Copenhagen, Grant, Signal, Robert Michael, Gary Grant, Alan Murphy, Bloomberg Retailers, Mary Hanbury, Rachel Premack, Premack


The Swoosh Recovery Continues

Last year early in the recession, there was quite a debate about what shape the U.S. economy pandemic recovery would take. The two candidates that got the most support were a V-shaped recovery and a swoosh-shaped one. A V-shaped recovery indicated a steep, but very short recession with a quick and robust recovery. The swoosh-shaped recovery was named after the famous Nike logo. This shape indicates a steep decline followed by a gradual recovery. As far back as last August it appeared the swoosh ...
Tags: Sales, Nike, Small Business Economy, Oxford Economics Recovery Tracker


Fred DeLuca ran Subway like a titan, sleeping with franchisees' wives, micromanaging, and penny-pinching. Insiders say he set it up for failure.

Hello!Welcome to this weekly roundup of stories from Insider's Business co-Editor in Chief Matt Turner. Subscribe here to get this newsletter in your inbox every Sunday.What we're going over today:Subway cofounder Fred DeLuca ruled the company like a demigod and pursued wives of franchisees. Here's how one man sent the world's biggest fast-food chain into a tailspin.Top VCs share 46 of the most promising startups of 2021.The first new Alzheimer's drug in decades has raised co...
Tags: California, Amc, US, America, Newsletter, Trends, Nike, Amazon Prime, Hillary Clinton, Pegasus, Miami, Fidelity, Silicon Valley, Goldman Sachs, Fda, Cia


First photos of Chelsea’s eye-catching 2021/22 away kit surface online

 The first photos of the kit set to be donned by European champions Chelsea away from Stamford Bridge next season have come to the fore online this afternoon. Striking design This past season of course saw Nike change things up when it came to Chelsea’s colours on the road.Rather than the white, yellow or black of years gone by, the Pensioners were fitted with a light blue design, featuring a zig-zagged pattern.The jersey was met with something of a mixed response on the part of the club’s fanba...
Tags: Nike, Sport, Turkey, Rome, Soccer, Chelsea, Italy, Stamford Bridge, Roberto Mancini, Jorginho, Opti, Nike Chelsea, Jorgi, Orkun Kokcu Why Antonio Rudiger


Nike Canada Sale: Save Up to 50% Off Shoes, Clothing & More

Check out this great sale at Nike Canada. Shop online today and save up to 50% off shoes, clothing, equipment and accessories for men, women and kids! Nike extended their returns period to 60 days. Get free delivery for orders of $175 or more. Click here to start shopping at Nike Canada!
Tags: Shopping, Nike, Canada, Canadian Deals & Coupons, Canadian Discount Coupons Canada, Nike Canada, Nike Canada Sale, Nike Canada Shop


Ronaldo Debuts Upcoming Signature Superfly Release

With the Euros about to start, Cristiano Ronaldo is giving us a sneak peek at his latest signature Nike Mercurial Superfly release. Portugal open up their Euro campaign against Hungary on Tuesday, so you would imagine Nike will introduce these to the market right before that game. The last time we saw CR7 receive his own signature boot release was almost a year ago – which is absolutely crazy to think about! It was June 2020 when Nike treated the GOAT to the CR7 Safari, so this latest pair will...
Tags: Nike, Sport, Hungary, Soccer, Portugal, Ronaldo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Latest, CR7 cleats, Nike Mercurial Superfly VIII


Why the world is in a shipping crisis

Your favorite brands are paying 10 times the typical price of shipping your stuff across the ocean. Shortages also abound. It's all thanks to a chaos in maritime trade that's been unfolding since last year. See more stories on Insider's business page. The price for a shipping container is looking a lot like a meme stock. The Drewry World Container Index, which measures the price of a shipping container, is up 282% from this time last year. FreightWaves The surge in shipping c...
Tags: Transportation, Asia, Europe, China, US, America, Los Angeles, Trends, Nike, Bloomberg, Economy, United States, Ocean, Shipping, Shanghai, Ikea


32 thoughtful yet inexpensive Father's Day gifts for $25 or less

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon Gifting on a budget doesn't have to be stressful thanks to these 32 Father's Day gifts under $25. From small leather accessories to delectable food gifts, none of these options look or feel cheap. Need more gift ideas? Check out our list of the overall best Father's Day gifts. Your parents might say to you every year that they don't need a gift for Mother's Day or Father's...
Tags: Reviews, Gift Guide, New York, New York City, Trends, Nike, Star Trek, Gifts, Harry, Bronx, United, Dad, Father's Day, Gift Ideas, Fandango, Yankee


Lawyers: Avenatti Shamed, Merits Leniency for Nike Extortion

Lawyers for Michael Avenatti say he should spend no more than six months behind bars after a jury concluded he tried to extort $25 million from Nike.
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The five best away kits at Euro 2020

Which are the 5 best away kits at Euro 2020? Yesterday we revealed our top 5 home kits at Euro 2020.Today, it’s time for us to focus on the away strips.Who will look the smartest while trying to win Europe’s top footballing honor for their nation?Here are our 5 best away kits at Euro 2020. 5) Poland   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Portal wszystkich kibiców ⚽ (@laczynaspilka) I love a bit of...
Tags: Europe, France, Germany, Russia, Nike, Adidas, Sport, Soccer, Paris, Italy, Fifa, Switzerland, Poland, Croatia, Denmark, Alps


Lawyers: Avenatti's Deserves Leniency in Nike Extortion Case

Lawyers for Michael Avenatti say he should spend no more than six months behind bars after a jury concluded he tried to extort $25 million from Nike.
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Our Essential Guide To The Best Products To Improve Your Running

Running is famed as being for everyone. You don’t need an expensive gym membership, dumbbells gathering dust in the garage, or even a high level of fitness. The wonderful thing about running is that it running is for everyone, and anyone can do it. You might be more of a plodder than a sprinter or prefer to jog around the block over a marathon. None of it matters. As long as you have a pair of sneakers, you can head outside and run. That is the beauty of it.  However, as runners will te...
Tags: Fashion, Nike, Running, Health & Fitness, Lululemon, Running Shoes, Runners, Pixabay Running


Barcelona street sellers take on Nike with own-brand trainers

Ethical streetwear co-operative Top Manta says profits will help migrant vendors ‘become legal and work for a decent wage’After years of selling cheap copies of designer shoes and handbags, Barcelona’s street vendors have set up a co-operative and launched a line of trainers under the brand name Top Manta.Unlike an earlier attempt to establish a brand in 2017 by sticking a logo on shoes imported from China, the trainers are made in Alicante in Spain and Porto in Portugal. Continue reading...
Tags: Europe, Business, Fashion, China, Africa, Nike, Senegal, Spain, Barcelona, Life and style, World news, Migration, Ethical business, Portugal, Global development, Women's Shoes


Kanye West was spotted wearing the new Gap Yeezy jacket and Nike shoes - but he still has 5 years left on his partnership with Adidas

Kanye West at 2008 Grammy awards Associated Press Kanye West stepped out wearing Nike shoes and his newly-announced Gap x Yeezy jacket last week. West has a partnership with Adidas, which controls the site his Yeezy shoes are sold on, per Bloomberg. Some social media users speculated he could be signalling an end to his Adidas deal by wearing Nike. See more stories on Insider's business page. Kanye West wore Nike shoes when he stepped out in the newly announced first product of his Gap...
Tags: Trends, Nike, Adidas, Bloomberg, Kanye West, West, Ubs, Gap, Yeezy, Nike Adidas, Air Yeezy, Mary Hanbury, Allana Akhtar, Associated Press Kanye West, Gap x Yeezy, Adidas Bloomberg


Fintech all-star Nubank raises a $750M mega round

In 2013, Colombian businessman David Velez decided to reinvent the Brazilian banking system. He didn’t speak Portuguese, nor was he an engineer or a banker, but he did have the conviction that the system was broken and that he could fix it. And as a former Sequoia VC, he also had access to capital. His gut instinct and market analysis were right. Today, Nubank announced a $750 million extension to its Series G (which rang in at $400 million this past January), bringing the round to a tota...
Tags: Mexico, Tech, Nike, Colombia, Nba, Brazil, Berkshire Hathaway, Fintech, Swann, Nubank, David Velez, Cto, Stubhub, Nps, Citi, Nunez


Campaign Trail : Play New by Nike / Brilliant Story Telling

 Nike is an iconic brand because of the power of advertising. The brand over its existence since 1971 has created some iconic advertisement epitomizing its brand mantra of " Celebrating Atheletisim". While spending big on getting the iconic athletes and sportspersons to endorse the brand, Nike was always careful to be grounded by communicating to ordinary people. So their brand campaigns always had advertisements that tend to motivate the ordinary you and me to try out something. 2021 saw a simi...
Tags: Nike, Branding, Wieden Kennedy, Harish, Harish B


Apple to introduce A/B testing and in-app events to the App Store

Apple today announced a number of coming changes and improvements to the App Store that will help developers better target their apps to users, get their apps discovered by more people, and even highlight what sort of events are taking place inside their apps to entice new users to download the app and encourage existing users to return. The company said its App Store today sees 600 million weekly users across 175 countries, and has paid out over $230 billion to developers since the App Store la...
Tags: Apple, Ios 8, Google Play, Apps, Instagram, Tech, Nike, Software, Itunes, App Store, Operating Systems, Streaming Services, Apple Inc, Mobile Software, Apple Apple, WWDC 2021