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.

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) Careens Closer to Major AR Announcement

Apple Inc. CEO Tim Cook believes AR could be big as the iPhone, leading to speculation that AAPL is planning an AR announcement. Read Article, Inc. (AMZN): Drones May Deliver Packages by Parachute, Inc. (AMZN) has announced that it may be using drones to deliver packages by dropping them on a parachute directly to your homes. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: AAPL Files Patent for New Smart Keyboard

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include the company planning to fight a right to repair bill, Apple Pay plans for South Korea and more. Read Article

New Facebook Inc (FB) Video App Is Part of a Greater Plan

FB is continuing its video push with the announcement of a Facebook Video App for TV coming soon to Apple TV app store and other platforms. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 7s May Use Aluminum Casing

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a new fingerprint sensor patent, Apple Music being 'well past' 20 million subscribers and more. Read Article

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Tips its Hand on iPhone 8 Wireless Charging

AAPL all but confirmed wireless charging on the iPhone 8 by joining WPC, the industry group that oversees the QI wireless charging standard. Read Article

Target Corporation (TGT): Apple Pay Is NOT Coming to Target Stores Soon

Target Corporation (TGT) has no plans to add Apple Pay anytime soon, instead relying on the upcoming payment service CurrentC sometime soon. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 May Use 4.7-Inch Form Factor with 2,700 mAh Battery

Monday's Apple Rumors include talk about iPhone 8 accessories, the display for the device, its form factor and battery size. Read Article

Alphabet Inc – Is Google Assistant Going Everywhere? (GOOGL)

Alphabet (GOOGL) released an alpha build of Android that supports Google Assistant on devices other than the Pixel Phone. Read Article

Verizon Unlimited Plan: 8 Things to Know

Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) has finally announced a Verizon Unlimited Plan and 'InvestorPlace' has a few things to know about it. Read Article

Chicago Auto Show 2017: 5 Hottest Cars to Watch

The Chicago Auto Show 2017 will run from Saturday, Feb. 11 through Monday, Feb. 20. Here are five of the hottest cars to keep an eye on. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 May Enter Production Early

Friday's Apple Rumors include delays for orders of the LG UltraFine 5K Display, matte black iPhone 7 paint chipping and more. Read Article

Could Snap Inc. (SNAP) Make Its Own iPhone Killer?

A successful Snapchat IPO depends on growth, and Snap Inc is looking to hardware with its own iPhone competitor. Read Article

Alphabet Inc. Takes Another Shot at Amazon With Home Control

Alphabet (GOOGL) takes a shot at Amazon's (AMZN) Alexa in the smart home by offering voice control of connected devices via Home Control. Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 May Cost Over $1,000

Thursday's Apple Rumors include a deal for Beats X buyers, wireless charging for all 2017 iPhone devices and a possible iPhone 8 price. Read Article

Alphabet Inc (GOOGL) Finally Fires Back at Apple With Android Wear 2.0

Alphabet (GOOGL) just announced Android Wear 2.0 is rolling out and two new smartwatches designed by Google and LG go on sale this week. Read Article

Report: Apple Inc. iPhone 8 Could Cost More Than $1,000 (AAPL)

Apple (AAPL) may make a cash grab by pricing the iPhone 8 -- which could be called the iPhone X -- at more than $1,000 a pop. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: AAPL Announces Launch Day for Beats X Earbuds

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include a hire to beef up its Apple TV division, an optical drive lawsuit that may interest Mac owners and more. Read Article

Apple Inc. Taps Head of Amazon Fire to Run Apple TV (AAPL)

AAPL has a new Apple TV vice president after hiring the former head of rival Amazon’s Fire TV unit to take over the struggling product. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: LG UltraFine 5K Shielding Fixes Router Issue

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a new macOS 10.12.4 beta, hints at new MacBooks in that new beta and a fix for LG UltraFine 5K displays. Read Article