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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Amazon Dash Buttons: AMZN Offers Push-to-Buy Buttons for $5

Amazon is now selling 'Dash Buttons', which allow owners to order items with the push of a button, for $5 a piece to Prime members. Read Article

Intel & Micron Make History With 3D Xpoint (INTC, MU)

The unveiling of 3D Xpoint, a new class of computer memory developed by Intel and Micron, marks a perfect entry point for INTC and MU stock. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: Programmer Runs Old Mac OS on Apple Watch

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include declining market shares for iPad, Beats posting support information to Twitter and more. Read Article

Google Translate App Adds 20 More Languages

Google Translate has expanded to add more than 20 languages that you can access in video text translation. Read Article

Verizon Brings HBO Now to Its Internet Customers

Verizon has announced that it's bringing HBO Now to its internet customers for $15 a month and that it will also be coming to Go90. Read Article

Hammertoss: 7 Things to Know About the Sneaky Russian Data Theft Tool

Hammertoss is a new piece of malware that's great at stealing information and it may just be sponsored by the Russian government. Read Article

Amazon Proposes High-Speed Drone Zone in the Sky

Amazon has proposed a drone zone that would allow unmanned vehicles to travel at high speeds through the air without bothering planes. Read Article

Facebook Confirms Test of New Profile Tags

Facebook is testing out a new profile tags feature in New Zealand that is similar to an already existing LinkedIn feature. Read Article

Stagefright Bug: Can Your Android Phone Be Hacked With One Text?

A bug called Stagefright threatens to hack Android phones with nothing more than a text message with an attachment. Read Article

Amazon Launchpad: New Store Features Products From Startups

Amazon Launchpad is a new store that markets and sells more than 200 products from a number of startups. Read Article

3D XPoint: Intel, Micron Announce Chip Breakthrough

Intel and Micron have announced a new class of memory called 3D XPoint. It's 1000 times faster than flash. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 6s May Include New Camera and Force Touch

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a reported number of Music subscribers, Music being added to T-Mobile's Music Freedom program and more. Read Article

Summer Gadget Guide: The 5 Best Drones for Every Budget

In this summer gadget guide, we look at five of the best drones, from entry level to prosumer models Read Article

Verizon Go90: 6 Things to Know About the Mobile Video Service

Verizon Go90, the wireless carrier's video streaming effort, may be on its way in the near future with test coming in summer. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: Apple Car May Use Carbon-Fiber Shell

Monday's Apple Rumors include the possible cancelling of the iPhone 6c, speculation for the iPad mini 4 and the Apple Car. Read Article

Tweet Theft: Twitter is Removing Stolen Jokes

Twitter is removing stolen jokes from users' accounts due to copyright claims from users that claim the jokes hurt their work. Read Article

Windows 10 Arrives: How to Upgrade

Microsoft launches Windows 10 on July 29 with a free Windows 10 upgrade -- here’s what you need to know before upgrading Read Article

Best Buy to Start Carrying the Apple Watch

Best Buy, announced on Sunday, that it will start carrying the Apple Watch on August 7 in more than 100 stores and 300 before the holidays. Read Article

SanDisk Stock Still Has a Long Path to Recovery

Despite SandDisk's surprising jump last week, SNDK stock still has a lot of obstacles it needs to overcome. Read Article

How to Send Self-Destructing Emails From Your Gmail Account

Google is launching a tool that allows you send self-destructing emails from your Gmail account that last from an hour to a week. Read Article