Gadgets, Smartphones & Tech

smartphone, iphone, and technology sector newsA consumer based economy always lends itself to technology, as members of the economy demand the newest, coolest gadgets. Because of that, it is pertinent for both consumers and investors to be aware of the current tech trends and most recent products. When everyone is scrambling to buy the newest iPhone, investors are doing the same with Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock.

Reduce the scramble in your life by reading our reviews and analysis on the latest tech companies and their products.

Double Your Data: 5 Things to Know About New AT&T Plan

AT&T (T) is offering more data for families on the carrier's Mobile Share Value plans for the same price. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: iOS 8 May Have a Security Flaw in QuickType

Monday's Apple rumors include a possible security flaw in iOS 8, rumors of a 27-inch iMac and the estimated cost of an Apple Watch screen. Read Article

Pebble Steel Review: A Smartwatch With a Week-Long Battery

Check out our Pebble Steel review to find out how the smartwatch with a week-long battery stacks up to the competition. Read Article

Ello: 5 Things to Know About the ‘Facebook Killer’

Heard of Ello? Have questions? We've got you covered. Check out all the details on this supposed 'Facebook killer.' Read Article

The Top 25 Free iPhone Apps for October 2014

There are plenty of great, free iPhone apps out there. Check out the most popular ones going into October. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: iPhone 6, 6 Plus Don’t Support HD Audio

Friday's Apple rumors includes the appearance of HealthKit apps, being able to see which apps drain battery life in iOS 8 and more. Read Article

FBI Issues Warning About Internet Crime Compliant Center (IC3) Email Scam

The FBI has issued a public service announcement concerning a new scam that presents itself as an email from an IC3 employee. Read Article

BlackBerry Passport Is Popular – At Least on Amazon! (BBRY, AMZN)

The BlackBerry Passport is enjoying "unprecedented" success in its early sales run on Read Article

Virtual Travel: Facebook Oculus Rift Headsets ‘Teleport’ Marriott Hotel Guests

Facebook and Marriott International are teleporting guest for virtual vacations via Oculus Rift over the next two months. Read Article

BBRY Stock Rallies as BlackBerry Trims Losses

BBRY stock is on a run after reporting narrower-than-expected quarterly losses. Sales? That's another issue. Read Article

Apple (AAPL) Downplays Reports of iPhone 6 Bending

Apple claims that cases of the iPhone 6 Plus bending in pockets are rare and that it put the device through tests before its release. Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: iOS 8.0.2 Update to Be Released Soon

Thursday's Apple rumors include an update for iOS 8, a possible release date for a new Mac mini and an extreme iPhone 6 Plus drop test. Read Article

Twitter (TWTR) to Show You Movie Ads Based on Your Tweets

Twitter is preparing a new way to show its users movie ads based on the movies they Tweet about and similar movies to it. Read Article

3 Reasons to Pass on the Apple Watch (AAPL)

Learn more about the Apple Watch, including its chances of living up to the early hype. Read Article

FB News: Facebook Drones to Be as Big as 747s

Facebook is working on drones that will fly for years, be as big as 747s and provide Wi-Fi to people of the Earth without internet. Read Article

AMZN Kindle Voyage vs. Kobo Aura HD

Can the new AMZN Kindle Voyage knock Kobo Aura HD out of top spot for premium quality e-readers? Read Article

DHL Drone Delivery to Start Friday

German logistics company will test an unmanned drone delivery system on Friday to a remote German island. Read Article

Amazon EC2 Reboot: How Long Will the AWS Cloud Update Take?

Amazon EC2 is about to undergo a reboot that will last for four days that will apply an update to fix a security flaw with the service. Read Article

Shellshock Warning:’Bash Bug Could Affect Some Apple OS X Users

A new bug, called Shellshock, that could allow hackers to take over a computer remotely could affect Apple's Mac OS X and Linux. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: iOS 8 Update Ruining iPhone 6, 6 Plus

Wednesday's Apple rumors include a possible release date for the Apple Watch, the buying on an e-magazine publishing firm and more. Read Article