Microsoft working on ‘Windows 10 Cloud’ to take on Chrome OS: Report

Microsoft is working on the light-weight version of Windows 10 operating system. It’s apparently called Windows 10 Cloud. A report from ZDNet’s Mary Jo Foley claims Windows 10 Cloud will be able to run only Unified Windows Platform (UWP) apps installed from the Windows Store. That simply means, a new version of Windows RT. The report say Windows 10 Cloud will target Google’s Chrome OS installed on Chromebooks which relies on…

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Meet Bat Bot, the new flying batlike drone

Holy drone, Batman! Mechanical masterminds have spawned the Bat Bot, a soaring, sweeping and diving robot that may eventually fly circles around other drones. Because it mimics the unique and more flexible way bats fly, this 3-ounce prototype could do a better and safer job getting into disaster sites and scoping out construction zones than bulky drones with spinning rotors, said the three authors of a study released Wednesday in…

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LG’s new Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches now expected to launch on February 8: Report

New Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches made by LG will be unveiled one day earlier than expected. According to a tweet sent out by the famed leaker Evan Blass Android Wear 2.0 and the two Google watches built by LG will be introduced on February 8. This means the LG Watch Style and Watch Sport will be announced on February 8 instead of the February 9 date previously speculated by Blass….

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Patent reveals Intel working on a curved 2-in-1 laptop

A new patent has revealed, which shows Intel might be working on the hybrid notebook with an innovative design. A patent discovered by The Leaker shows a curved 2-in-1 laptop that essentially looks like a challenger to Microsoft Surface Pro 4. According to patent documents, the design comprises of a detachable curved screen and keyboard. This means the screen can be used as a tablet, similar to the Surface Pro 4…

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Apple’s augmented reality glasses could be coming this year: Report

Apple may be developing a pair of AR glasses, which could launch by the end of 2017. Noted tech evangelist Robert Scoble has predicted the company is planning to release an AR headset in partnership with Germany’s Carl Zeiss. During a recent appearance on “This Week in Tech” podcast, he admitted sources at the “highest levels” have strongly tipped that a pair of smart glasses are in the works. He…

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Meet Gita, the bot that will carry your luggage for you

Gita, an intelligent cargo vehicle that will follow you around with your luggage, has been unveiled by the Piaggio Group. Gita looks like a spherical ball and is made of carbon fiber that can carry a user’s luggage around. Gita is 26-inches tall and can carry up to 18 kilograms of weight. It comes with an autonomous mode as well as follow mode. In places where Gita has already been before,…

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Former Amazon Fire TV chief to lead Apple TV business: Report

Apple has hired former Amazon Fire TV head Timothy Twerdahl to run its Apple TV division, in an effort to revive its streaming media business. Twerdahl will be in charge of both product and marketing, as reported by Bloomberg. Twerdahl will be reporting to Greg Joswaik, vice president for iOS, iPhone and iPad. Pete Distad, who formerly held the position, will now negotiating content deals under Eddy Cue, Apple’s senior vice president of…

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Android Wear 2.0 announced: LG Watch Style, Watch Sport are first devices

Google has rolled Android Wear 2.0 and the new LG Watch Style and Watch Sport are the first smartwatches to get this update. With Android Wear 2.0, the search giant is bringing its Google Assistant on the new LG smartwatches. The Watch Style comes in three designs and finishes—silver, rose gold and titanium. It is compatible with changeable 18mm leather and silicone bands out of the box. The rotating power…

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Valentine’s Day: Top deals from Apple, Samsung, Motorola and Xiaomi

The biggest puzzle before Valentine’s Day is whether to get your loved one chocolates, flowers, a high-end watch, or may be even a jewelry. For this Valentine’s Day, think beyond roses and greeting cards. There are number of ways to get innovative for your techie friend to celebrate the day of love. Know someone who can’t get enough of House of Cards? Get them a new TV. Want to give…

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