XOO Belt is a wearable tech to recharge smartphones

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Most of the smartphones out there have a battery problem. They just don’t last as long as we expect it to. To use our smartphones without interruption when the battery juice is low, we have power banks available these days. Power Banks give your smartphones enough juice to keep it going.

Nifty, an U.K. based company that had successfully kickstarted the MiniDrive back in 2012, has come up with a new product yet again and is awaiting to raise funds. XOO Belt is what they are calling it. It is a wearable belt like any other belt but equipped with battery life for your dying smartphones.

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Moto360 is rumored to use sapphire glass and wireless charging

Moto360 is rumored to use sapphire glass and wireless charging

Motorola announced its Android Wear-powered smartwatch, the Moto360, on Tuesday. The announcement did not include any spec about the classy looking smartwatch.

Moto360 will be launching this summer, a couple more months from now. The rumors about Moto360’s specs have already started to fly around.

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Android Wear-powered LG G Watch and Motorola Moto360 unveiled

Android Wear-powered LG G Watch and Motorola Moto360 unveiled

LG and Motorola are the first two companies to announce the wearable smartwatches powered by the Google’s highly customized Android for wearables, the Android Wear.

LG has named its smartwatch as ‘G Watch’ while Motorola has named it as ‘Moto360’. Google featured these two watches in their Android Wear video earlier when they unveiled the wearable OS.

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Google unveils Android Wear OS for wearables

Google unveils Android Wear OS for wearables

Google in a blog post on Tuesday unveiled Android Wear, the customized version of Android for wearables.

The Android Wear is so heavily customized to achieve great performance on the wearables. Generally it concentrates on only two components: the information and the ability to get it by voice or text commands.

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Android SDK for wearables launching in two weeks

Android SDK for wearables launching in two weeks

Google will be launching Android SDK(Software Development Kit) for wearables in two weeks time, says Sundar Pichai, Senior Vice President of Android at Google.

Sundar announced this during a discussion with John Battelle at the South by Southwest(SXSW) conference in Austin, Texas.

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Lift 100kg wearing the “Body Extender” wearable robot

Lift 100kg wearing the Body Extender wearable robot

We have seen quite a few werables this year and here is one more to the list. Some engineers from Italy have developed a body suit, a wearable robot, which will transform you into a superhuman and allow you to lift things with its thick and chunky metallic arms.

Titled as the “Body Extender”, it will allow the person to lift 50kg(220 pounds) in each hand. That is pretty impressive and you will fell like you are only carrying a weight of a baby. It makes this possible by tracking the movements of the person wearing it and it amplifies those movements.

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Google to launch Nexus smartwatch in June at Google I/O

Google to launch Nexus smartwatch in June at Google I/O

Google is planning to release a smartwatch of its own in June at Google I/O, reports CNET. The device will be the Nexus of smartwatches with Google controlling the design of the software and hardware.

The smartwatch will be manufactured by LG(who also manufactured the last two Nexus devices). Google is going to make an announcement about this smartwatch in March.

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Samsung Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo announced, will run on Tizen OS

Samsung Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo announced, will run on Tizen OS

Samsung has officially announced the next generation smartwatches, the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo, on Sunday ahead of its big press conference to be held on Monday at Mobile World Congress 2014.

The most striking thing about these Gear 2 smartwatches is that Samsung has ditched Android OS for its very own Tizen. Both the smartwatches have been crafted well to make them thinner and light as compared to it predecessor, the Galaxy Gear. Since the switch was done from Android to Tizen, the “Galaxy” tag has disappeared from the name.

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Leaked Pic: Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo

Leaked Pic: Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo

Famous leaker evleaks has leaked a blurry image of Samsung Galaxy Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo, the next in the Gear wearable series. This comes ahead of the Unpacked 5 event to be held on Monday.

The followup for the Galaxy Gear was highly anticipated and now it seems like this might be the real deal. No details about Galaxy Gear 2 nor about Gear 2 Neo were disclosed.

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Google Glass: ‘OK Glass, Play a Game’

Google Glass Video Games

We expected that there would be games one day made for Google Glass and that day is today. Google has added 5 mini games to be played on your Glass. Get them from here and start playing by just saying ‘OK Glass, Play a Game’.

Google also posted a video which shows these mini games in action. The 5 mini games include games like Tennis, Balance (the book), Clay Shooter, Matcher and Shape Splitter (similar to fruit ninja).

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