Gadgets, Smartphones & Tech

smartphone, iphone, and technology sector newsA 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, 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.

Will Apple Lose the Global Battle to Google?

Apple is locked in a global battle with Google for smartphone supremacy, but while AAPL does war here in the U.S., GOOG is focused on winning ... India? Read Article

Who Makes the Best Smartwatch You Can Buy?

You may have to wait until 2015 and the Apple Watch for the best smartwatch yet, but there are some compelling choices today Read Article

What’s to Blame for Slower Apple (AAPL) iPhone 6 Adoption?

Apple iPhone 6 adoption trails the iPhone 5 through the first few days. Read Article

Amazon (AMZN) Has Big Dreams for Smart Home Gadgets

Amazon is looking toward a future where all devices in the home are connected and it's hiring extra employees that may work on the project. Read Article

Apple Users Report Their iPhone 6 Plus Phones Bending

Owners of Apple's iPhone 6 Plus have reported that the they bend easily and a video shows just how easy it is to warp the device. Read Article

Best Phablets: The Top 5 ‘Bigger is Better’ Smartphones

With the Apple iPhone 6 Plus and new Samsung Galaxy Note 4, the battle for best phablet just got a lot more interesting. Read Article

Can the Passport Save BlackBerry (BBRY)?

All eyes are on Blackberry (BBRY) and its launch of the Passport device today. But can the powerful handset really take market share from Apple and Samsung? Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: iPad Air 2 Rumor Claims October Launch Date

Tuesday's Apple rumors include a possible October launch for the iPad Air 2, increased water resistance in the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus and more. Read Article

Apple Stock Will Get a Lift From Apple Pay

Sure, iPhone 6 gets all the attention, but if Apple Pay is even a modest hit, it will be a significant long-term driver of Apple stock. Read Article

Russell 2000 Death Cross: Chill Out!

The Russell 2000 has just hit a death cross, but should traders act on this supposedly ominous clue without question? Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: iOS 8 Users Can Downgrade Back to iOS 7

Monday's Apple rumors include the ability to downgrade from iOS 8 to iOS 7, the new Macbook Air using reversible USB cables and more. Read Article

6 Things to Know About the New BlackBerry Passport

BlackBerry has revealed some new information regarding its upcoming BlackBerry Passport smartphone, which will launch on Wednesday. Read Article

Microsoft (MSFT) Delays Xbox One Launch in China

Microsoft has announced that it's delaying the launch of the Xbox One in China from September 23 to sometime later this year. Read Article

Apple Watch Competition Just Got Bigger (AAPL)

The Apple Watch has more competition on the horizon, with Fossil getting into the industry. Read Article

5 Things to Know About the Tesla Model S Software Update

The Tesla Model S is getting an update to Software v6.0 that will added several new features, including remote start, to the vehicle. Read Article

GOOG News: GMail Users No Longer Forced Into Google+

New users that sign up for a Gmail account with Google will notice that they are no longer forced to make a Google+ account. Read Article

Calm Down, People … Facebook Is NOT Going to Cost $2.99 a Month

A new rumor claims that Facebook will be adding a $2.99 subscription fee in November, but ti comes from a satirical news website. Read Article

AAPL: Apple iPhone 6 Sales Top 10 Million in 3 Days

Apple's iPhone 6 and 6 Plus went on sales on Friday and over 10 million of the devices were sold during its first weekend. Read Article

iPhone 6 Launch Weekend Sets Record

Find out how the iPhone 6 launch stacks up to other smartphone releases, including the Galaxy 5S and the original iPhone launch. Read Article

BlackBerry (BBRY) Smartphone Impresses With Style, Power

The Porsche Design P’9983 smartphone from BlackBerry is turning heads. Read Article