Microsoft acquires artificial intelligence startup Genee to compete with Google and Apple

Microsoft AI

Microsoft has acquired artificial intelligence startup Genee for an undisclosed amount. According to analysts, Microsoft is planning to embed artificial intelligence (AI) to its upcoming products to compete with the likes of Google Now and Apple. Even though the financial details were not disclosed, the founder of the smart scheduling app Genee Charles Lee will … Read more

Samsung Galaxy X flexible phone coming at MWC 2017: Things to know

Samsung Galaxy X

Samsung Galaxy X smartphone is expected to be launched at the upcoming MWC 2017 reportedly with a folding and flexible OLED display. We have seen few flexible devices such as the LG G Flex series, which has the ability to flex marginally. Samsung also produced curved displays for the Galaxy Edge series, where a flexible … Read more

Xiaomi Mi Notebook Air, Mi Note 2, Mi 5 release in the US soon

Xiaomi has announced that it will soon enter the US market with the launch of Mi Notebook Air, Mi Note 2, and other Redmi devices within the next few months. Although there is no official announcement regarding the expected date of the rollout, Xiaomi VP Hugo Barra disclosed to Bloomberg that the company is planning … Read more

MIT and Microsoft Research creates DuoSkin smart tattoo that turns skin into touchpad

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in partnership with Microsoft Research has created a smart tattoo named DuoSkin. It is a wearable gadget that can be affixed to the skin. When worn, DuoSkin will look similar to that of a normal tattoo but functions like a smart device. It has an ability to convert the … Read more

AMD Zen Summit Ridge octa-core CPU to compete with Intel processors in 2017

AMD has recently launched new AMD Zen processor series in San Francisco near Intel’s Developer Forum. The new AMD Zen processors will likely compete with the upcoming new Intel Core processors in early 2017. The newly launched AMD processors are available in both consumer-grade and the server data center markets. According to reports, Intel is … Read more

Apple iPhone apps now free on iTunes (for limited time)

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Have you ever wondered about the availability of paid iPhone apps for free? iTunes in partnership with app developers has thrown open 10 popular iPhone apps for free for a limited period of time. As of writing this, all the apps listed in this article are available for free. However, we cannot guarantee that these … Read more

Apple iPad Air 2, iPhone 6s, accessories on discount at eBay.com and Target.com

Apple discount deals

It’s weekend time again. Apple products are available at great discounts in addition to the availability of Skram for iPad for free for a limited period of time. To begin with, Apple iPad Air 2 16GB Wi-Fi is available at $299.99 from Target in Space Gray color variant. However, you should visit a nearest Target … Read more

Google superfast wireless broadband test soon in 24 US cities

Google superfast wireless broadband

Google is gearing up to test drive superfast wireless broadband in 24 cities in the United States. According to reports, the company has sought urgent approval from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The search-engine giant is planning a new round of secret tests of wireless broadband delivery in the US aimed to compete with the … Read more