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    Jawbone Accuses Fitbit of Stealing Secrets

    It’s a battle of the bands. The smaller wearable technology company is taking its rival to court, claiming that Fitbit pirated employees and used their knowledge “to steal talent, trade secrets and intellectual property.” It’s bad news for Fitbit, which is preparing for an upcoming IPO and facing allegations that it hired at least five former Jawboners and tried to poach about 30 percent of the company via recruiters. And it could help determine which of its competitors, vying for the number two spot, is really in the best shape.

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