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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Wednesday Apple Rumors: Tim Cook Hints At Major iPhone 7 Feature

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include a possible update coming to Apple Music, an iPhone trademark dispute in China and more. Read Article

Driverless Cars News: Google, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV Team Up on Self-Driving Minivans

Google is teaming up with Fiat to expand its driverless cars research with 100 of the automaker's Chrysler Pacifica minivans. Read Article

Nokia Corp (ADR) (NOK): Digital Health Is THE Next Frontier

Nokia (NOK) bets on digital health and its purchase of Withings puts it in a position to tap growth while returning to the consumer market. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: The iPhone 7 May Have a Headphone Jack

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a patent concerning the company's stylus, Windows 95 running in the Apple Watch and more. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: Leaked Image May Show iPhone 7 Battery

Monday's Apple Rumors include halted development of the iPad Air 3, the proper way to pluralize AAPL product names and more. Read Article

Sony Corp (ADR) Patents Smart Contact Lenses With Built-In Camera

Sony has filed a patent for smart contact lenses that come with a camera and could be told to record videos when a person blinks. Read Article

Hulu Planning Live Online TV Streaming Package

Hulu is reportedly planning to launch a live TV streaming service during the first quarter of 2017 with channels from Fox and Disney. Read Article

Oculus Rift Review: Is Facebook’s VR Headset Worth the Price?

Facebook's (FB) investment in virtual reality is playing off now, as the $599 Oculus Rift VR headset begins shipping to consumers. Read Article

Yahoo! Inc. CEO Marissa Mayer Could Get $55 Million in Severance If …

Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer could get a $55 million severance of she is ousted from the company within one year of a possible sale. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: Apple Files New Autocorrect Patent

Friday's Apple Rumors include a new estimate for the cost of the FBI iPhone hack, Drake's new album hitting Apple Music and more. Read Article

Google: Hackers Can’t Stalk Waze Users

Waze, which is owned by Alphabet Inc's Google, says that hackers can't track users through the app like a recent report claims. Read Article, Inc. (AMZN): Is ‘Prime Exclusive’ Smart or Outrageous?

AMZN has been designating some popular video games and movies as Prime Exclusive, off limits to those without an Amazon Prime membership. Read Article

Tinder Under Fire for New ‘Social’ Feature That Outs Users

Tinder is facing backlash from its users as a new feature on the service allows you to see what Facebook friends are on Tinder and what aren't. Read Article

Uber Tests Late Fee for Customers More Than 2 Minutes Late

Uber is adding an additional charge to your fare if you are late. Being two minutes late will cost you $5, while being five minutes late will cost you $10. Read Article

Google, Fiat Chrysler in Talks About Self Driving Cars

Google and Fiat are in talks about launching a self-driving car, which would bring Google's 7-year plan to roll out a car to a conclusion. Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: Apple Launches CareKit for App Developers

Thursday's Apple Rumos include updated information on death at the company's headquarters, problems with iMessage and more. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: Possible iPhone 7 Schematics Leak

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include a police investigation at Apple's headquarters, Intel looking to drop the headphone jack and more. Read Article

Minecraft Hack: 7 Million User Accounts of Lifeboat Fan Site Compromised

A hacker stole the passwords of 7 million users of a Minecraft fan site called Lifeboat in early January and users weren't told about it. Read Article

8 Things to Know About the New $399 Dyson Hairdryer

A new Dyson hairdryer called the 'Supersonic' has been announced and 'InvestorPlace' has collected a few things to know about it. Read Article, Inc. May Be Forced to Give Full Refunds for Kids’ In-App Purchases

Amazon may be forced to give parents refunds for in-app purchases made by kids from 2011 to 2014 due to a lawsuit ruling. Read Article