Gadgets, Smartphones & Tech

smartphone,A 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 or sort out the latest Apple rumors, 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.

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Friday Apple Rumors: 128GB iPhone 6 Plus Owners Report Crashes

Friday's Apple Rumors include reports of iPhone 6 Plus crashes, AT&T locking iPad SIM cards and Amazon Rewards Visa card added to Apple Pay. Read Article

GOOG News: Google Search Takes a Bite Out of Top Pirate Sites

Google has made changes to how it ranks pirate sites in web searches as part of an effort to drive traffic to legal websites. Read Article

FB News: 6 Things to Know About Facebook Rooms App

Facebook Rooms app is live an it's currently available to iOS users that live in English speaking countries, such as the US and UK. Read Article

Moto X Review – Android Bargain is Bigger, But is it Better?

The 2014 Moto X improves on last year with bigger Full HD display, quad-core CPU and $99 price but it has grown into a bigger device Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: Nike May Continue Partnership with Apple

Thursday's Apple Rumors include more retail locations being added in China, expansions to TestFlight iOS app betas and more. Read Article

MSFT, NOK: Microsoft Nixing Nokia Name on Smartphones

Microsoft (MSFT) is slowly fading the Nokia name out of its smartphones. Nokia Lumia phones will now be known as Microsoft Lumia. Read Article

GOOG News: What Is Google Inbox?

Google Inbox, the company's new email app, was introduced on Wednesday and invites have been sent out to several users to try it out. Read Article

AMZN News: Amazon Fire TV Now on Sale in UK

The Amazon Fire TV is now available in the United Kingdom for £79 and it offers users access to several different apps and games. Read Article

AAPL News: Beware! Apple Pay Is Double Charging Some Users

Some iPhone 6 and 6 Plus users that have Bank of America accounts linked to Apple Pay have complained of being double charged. Read Article

Where Is the New Apple TV?

Apple TV went from hobby to big business but hasn't been updated in two years. Meanwhile, Amazon and Google are ready for a holiday assault. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: Jean Dyes Rub Off on iPhone 6 in Dyegate

Wednesday's Apple rumors include customers receiving their new iPads, how GT Advanced will settle its debt with Apple and more. Read Article

KING Launches ‘Candy Crush Soda Saga’ on Facebook

King Digital Entertainment has launched Candy Crush Soda Saga on Facebook that is a side story instead of being a true sequel. Read Article

GOOG News: 5 Things to Know About the New USB Google Security Key

Google has announced that it's adding extra security with its Google Security Key, a physical USB that uses Universal 2nd Factor protocol Read Article

FB News: Facebook to Actively Hunt for Stolen Passwords

Facebook has created a system that actively searches for stolen passwords and alerts users if their information has been compromised. Read Article

The Amazon Rewards Visa Card WILL Work With Apple Pay

Holders of an Amazon Rewards Visa card can't currently use it with Apple Pay, but a fix is coming that will change all that. Read Article

Do Samsung’s Smartphone Woes Signal Trouble Ahead for Apple Margins?

The iPhone 6 release is masking pressure on smartphone margins, but Apple may eventually find the iPhone is a less profitable commodity Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Pay Rewards May Be Cooming Soon

Tuesday's Apple rumors include Apple Pay rewards maybe coming for the holidays, possible iPad 2 Air benchmark tests and more. Read Article

Anonabox: Kickstarter Suspends Popular Privacy Router Campaign

Kickstarted has suspended the Anonabox -- a Tor hardware router -- over concerns regarding the originality of the device. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: AAPL Isn’t Interested In a Touchscreen Mac

Monday's Apple rumors include updates to Dropbox that includes TouchID, Yosemite public betas still be offered to users and more. Read Article

Store List: Where Can I Use Apple Pay With My iPhone 6?

Apple Pay launched today with the release of iOS 8.1 and several retailers are allowing customers to make purchases with the new feature. Read Article