Jagran Post presents a list of 10 most anticipated tech of 2014 that would surely see sunlight this year.

iPhone Upgrade

Market reports claim that Apple Inc will launch a larger screen smartphone this year. It was also anticipated that iPhone 6 will be out in the market much before its expected time. The reports also claim that the next flagship smartphome from Apple will be thinner in size.

Samsung Galaxy S Update

Samsung Electronics Co will unveil a new version of its flagship Galaxy S smartphone in February 2014. Samsung sent out invitations on Tuesday for "Samsung unPacked 5" event on February 24 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The S5 is widely expected to feature a bigger screen, an improved rear camera and biometric functions such as iris recognition or a fingerprint scanner.

Wearable Tech

Wearable tech is the next big thing, with everything from smart rings to fitness monitors built into clothing creating buzz. Till now, only Google glass and smartwatches have attracted all eyeballs but now the industry is ready to move a step further with a complete range of innovative devices.

Product Sequels

Product sequels prove phrase ‘nothing is perfect’ is true. Year 2014 expects large number of sequels spread over diverse genres of gadgets that will set the market ablaze. Major companies have already announced sequels for their major franchisees and more are expected to be announced soon.

4K and TV Services

Technology giants are all geared up to flaunt 4K, ultra-high resolution TVs in 2014. With better and sharper picture quality as well as creative designs, these devices are expected to redefine the outlook of audio-video sector. The revolution of curved screed display systems has already begun and more companies are likely to join the league this year.

Gaming Consoles

Gaming is believed to have conquered the minds of people from all age groups. Therefore, tech firms are investing a large share on gaming devices and consoled. Year 2013 witnessed latest versions on Xbox and PlayStation, this year the trend of wireless gaming may jump it.

Windows Upgrade

Microsoft has also set its goals high for the next Windows upgrade. With the emergence of new operating systems, Microsoft has already started working on the next PC/Tablet operating system that is reportedly codenamed ‘Threshold’. Though, Windows 9 is still speculated to be rolled out in 2015.

Cloud Services

Cloud services are presently being used for data backup and security, but the recent developments have shown that these services may now be utilized for providing various other utilities including TV operations. It is likely to replace the conventional rituals of satellite and cable TV and give a rebirth to this industry.

Short-throw Projectors

These devices will definitely take over the entertainment industry in a short while as short -throw projectors poles apart in technology as well as design from the old-style super-sized projectors. Short –throw technology has got the capability to through huge videos on any flat object nearby and allows user to enjoy great quality pictures.

Catalytic Gadgets

Year 2014 will witness a number of gadgets that will boost up various other devices by providing external support. Technology majors are eying various sectors including medicine and automobile as potential sectors to enhance their markets. The company is also exploring medical devices and sensors that can help predict heart attacks by studying blood sound. Many firms were also seen developing self-driving cars.