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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Thursday Apple Rumors: Apple Looks at Way to Up Security with Touch ID

Thursday's Apple Rumors include the release of the third iOS 8.2 beta to developers, Tim Cook's holiday memo to Apple employees and more. Read Article

Sony Clip-On Turns Your Glasses Into a Wearable Device

Sony is showing off its new gadget--a clip-on that turns your glasses into a smart device, resembling Google Glass. Read Article

Big Hint That Apple Pay May Be Headed to Europe

Apple may have accidentally posted an ad on its website that seeks an intern to help with the launch of Apple Pay overseas. Read Article

CEOs Look at Tech Trends for 2015

What are some of the tech trends to watch for the new year? We asked a variety of top entrepreneurs for their thoughts in mobile, enterprise software, health care and information technology. Read Article

BlackBerry Classic Review: Better Late Than Never

Our BlackBerry Classic review shows a BBRY smartphone that should satisfy hardcore fans, but do little for average consumers. Read Article

10 Best Tech Gifts Under $50

Our guide to the best tech gifts under $50 showcases 10 of the best gifts you can give a technology fan without spending a fortune. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: iOS 8 1.3 Update is Being Worked On

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include a new emoji keyboard for iOS, 64-bit support be required of apps next year and sightings of iOS 8 1.3. Read Article

Facebook Rolls Out New Feature to Auto-Enhance Uploaded Photos

Facebook users sharing photos via a device running on Apple's iOS will notice that a new feature will automatically enhance their photos. Read Article

AAPL News: Apple Wins iPod Antitrust Lawsuit

Apple has won an antitrust lawsuit concerning iPods that come from 2006 to 2009 that couldn't play music from its competitors. Read Article

Best Selling Video Games of 2014

With the year almost over and most major titles released, it's time to look back at the best-selling video games of 2014. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: Engineer Draws Up Possible iPhone 7 Concept

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include more banks and stores accepting Apple Pay, a new Huawei smartphone named the Honor 6 Plus and more. Read Article

A Google Buy Now Button May Be in the Works

A Google Buy Now button may be in the works to help the company compete against Amazon, but the company wouldn't be selling items itself. Read Article

Top Google Searches 2014

The top Google searches of 2014 have been revealed and the number one search among them is the late actor Robin Williams. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: iPhone 6 Demand Still Outweighs Supply

Monday's Apple Rumors include a testimony from a former iTunes engineer in the current lawsuit, an app that helps with Apple Pay and more. Read Article

Amazon UK Glitch Let Shoppers Buy Products for a Penny

A glitch with Amazon UK caused items to be listed for a penny on Friday, but many of the orders placed in this time have been cancelled. Read Article

Skype Translator: See a Preview of How It Works

Skype Translator may be the next big thing in the communications industry. Here's what you should know about it. Read Article

Facebook Kicks Microsoft’s Bing to the Curb

Facebook has severed ties with Microsoft's Bing search engine on its social media website as it looks to promote growth of its own search. Read Article

Virtual Reality News: 5 Things to Know About Google Cardboard

Google Cardboard is all the rage in the virtual reality market these days. Here are five things to know about it. Read Article

Want to Make GIFs on YouTube? Become a Beta Tester

YouTube is adding a feature that allows you to make GIFs on the video site. Here's what you should know about it. Read Article

Why Google Is Shutting Down Offices in Russia

Google is shutting down its offices in Russia as the country continues to add restrictions on internet freedoms. Read Article