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 May Release 21-Inch iMac in October

Monday's Apple Rumors include possible iPhone 6s specs, a patent for a fuel-cell battery and a rumored refresh to the iMac line. Read Article

Sony’s 4K Xperia Z5 Not Enough to Save Its Smartphone Business (SNE)

Releasing the 4K Xperia Z5 Premium smartphone is a Hail Mary for SNE, with no real winning scenario in sight. Read Article

SmartThings: 8 Things to Know About the New Samsung Smart Home Hub

Samsung's SmartThings has released its new Smart Home Hub in the United States for $99 and it comes to the United Kingdom next week. Read Article

Strong iPhone Demand Can’t Help Apple Stock (AAPL)

Strong demand for screens heading into Apple's Sept. 9 iPhone reveal wasn't enough to invigorate AAPL stock ... Are investors still hesitant from the recent market selloff? Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 7 May Use Old Touch Display Panels

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include more colors coming to the Apple Watch, Siri using universal searches on Apple TV and more. Read Article

Apply Magic Sauce: Tool Predicts Personality Based on Facebook Likes

Apply Magic Sauce is a tool that determines what your personality is based on nothing more than your Facebook likes. Read Article

Amazon Prime Members Can Now Buy Dash Buttons

Amazon has made it so that all Amazon Prime members can now order Dash buttons that allow quick ordering for some items. Read Article

Report: Security Warning for Users of These 9 Popular Baby Monitors

A security firm determined that nine popular baby monitors lack basic security features, making them vulnerable to hacking. Read Article

Powerful Processors Don’t Make Intel Stock a Buy (INTC)

For Intel stock to become truly investment-worthy again, it's going to take more than an updated computer processor. Read Article

Apple Malware Alert: Has Your Phone Been Infected by ‘KeyRaider’?

Apple has alerted users of a malware called KeyRaider that affects iOS devices that have been jailbroken, affecting 225,000 accounts. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple May Start Making Original Video Content

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a possible Apple Watch expansion, a patent for iPhones that could act as smoke detectors and more. Read Article

Why GOOGL Scrapped a Google Maps Marketing Plan

Ads in Google Maps were axed before the program even got off the ground, but was GOOGL's decision the right one? Read Article

PayPal.Me: PayPal Debuts New Feature to Collect Money

PayPal has introduced a new feature called "PayPal.Me" that allows users to send money to each other via a link with their name. Read Article

Nest Labs Debuts New Sleeker Thermostat

Nest Labs has announced its third-generation thermostat and it includes a new HD screen that is 40% larger than previous models. Read Article

Amazon Prime Video Now Lets Users Watch Offline

Amazon Prime customers have a new feature they can use when streaming videos that Netflix subscribers might be envious of. Read Article

New Apple TV: Will Consumers Actually Shell Out $149? $199?

Whether Apple can convince people to pay $149 or $199 for the new Apple TV depends on whether it’s marketed as a streamer or a game console. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: Apple May Have AR Device Plans

Monday's Apple Rumors include the release of a new El Capitan beta, a possible release date and price for the new Apple TV and more. Read Article

Rabbit TV Adds Free Streaming to Facebook

Rabbit TV, a service that handles video streaming, has launched a new app on Facebook that offers users free TV streaming. Read Article

Back to School: How to Save Money on Computers

In this back to school feature, we show you how to save money when shopping for a new student PC or laptop. Read Article

5 Reasons Why a New Apple TV Will Launch This Fall (AAPL)

With the current Apple TV an antiquated piece of hardware that’s bleeding market share, AAPL will definitely release a new Apple TV this fall Read Article