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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Is Apple Inc. (AAPL) Developing AR Glasses with Carl Zeiss?

A rumor out of CES 2017 suggests that AAPL is partnering with Carl Zeiss AG for new Apple AR glasses that could be released this year. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: AAPL Releases Third iOS 10.2.1 Beta

Monday's Apple Rumors include the release of new beta for iOS 10.2.1 and macOS 10.12.3, and news concerning MacBook Pro repairs. Read Article

Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone 10th Birthday Also Marks the End of an Era

The iPhone, from Apple (AAPL), first debuted a decade ago to rave reviews. The magic from then is almost undetectable now. Read Article

Fitbit Inc (FIT) Confirms App Store Plans for 2017

A Fitbit app store is expected to come out in 2017, according to the maker of fitness products. Here's what you should know about the store. Read Article

CES 2017: The Big Winner Was, Inc.’s (AMZN) Alexa

The big winner of CES 2017 was Amazon (AMZN), with the company’s Alexa personal assistant integrated in everything from cars to appliances. Read Article

Apple Inc. (AAPL): Why iPhone’s 10th Birthday Matters Right Now

The iPhone's 10th birthday is a vital milestone for Apple (AAPL), and the tech titan won't let us forget it as the iPhone 8 launch approaches. Read Article

Apple Inc. Beware: This Chinese Company Is Using Rivals To Take On The iPhone (AAPL)

Apple is about to face its biggest challenge from its most ambitious and formidable Chinese competitor.... Read Article

Alexa at CES 2017: 7 Things About, Inc.’s (AMZN) Assistant, Inc. (AMZN) recently unveiled more of its plans with voice assistant Alexa at CES 2017. Here are seven things to know about it. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: APPL May Open New Store in Brooklyn

Friday's Apple Rumors include a glimpse at an original iPhone prototype, high expectations for iPhone 8 sales and a new store. Read Article

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Leases (Even More) Office Space in Hollywood

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) is now occupying even more office space in Hollywood with a new lease for a five-story office building. Read Article

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Shatters One-Day App Store Revs Record With $240M

Apple (AAPL) started off 2017 with a bang, recording record App Store sales as "Super Mario Run" tops global downloads. Read Article

Apple Inc (AAPL) Names 10 Most Popular Apps of 2016

Apple Inc (AAPL) has announced its latest selection of the most popular apps of 2016. The selection includes Snapchat, Pokemon Go and Instagram. Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: AAPL’s Negotiations with India Continue

Thursday's Apple Rumors include new Speck cases for the MacBook and iPhone lines, record App Store sales on New Year's Day and more. Read Article

GoPro Inc (GPRO) Announces Karma Drone Re-Launch in 2017

At CES 2017, GoPro (GPRO) announced it has identified the GoPro Karma design flaw that led to a recall, and is re-launching its drone in 2017. Read Article

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Will Command and Conquer With Surface

MSFT is now hailed as the innovator in modern PC design for its Microsoft Surface device, while Apple (AAPL) lags behind with MacBooks. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 May Have Tap to Wake Feature

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include Wistron expanding in India, a new iPhone 7 case with a Lightning port and 3.5 mm headphone jack, and more. Read Article

CES 2017: The Hottest Headlines From Media Day 1

The first media day of CES 2017 featured new CPUs, smart home innovations, QLED 4K HDR TVs and other breakout technologies. Read Article, Inc.’s (AMZN) 1-Click Patent Loss Is Just a Flesh Wound

Amazon's patent on 1-click will expire this year. However, a closer look reveals that it's not even going to make a dent in AMZN stock. Read Article, Inc.’s (AMZN) Alexa to Team Up With Whirlpool, Lenovo, DISH, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has joined forces with Whirlpool CorporationLenovo and DISH Network Corp (NASDAQ:DISH) to further explore the potential of Alexa., Inc.The company's voice-activated speakers will work alongside Whirlpool to create appliances that are controlled by the device's functionalities. Alexa will allow consumers to change their cycle on their washer, adjust the temperature on their oven and more. Owners of the Whirlpool devices will also be able to communicate with the refrigerator to change cooling and ice settings. Amazon has also launched a new partnership with Lenovo to create a smart helper for computers. The PC maker will now have the Lenovo Smart Assistant speakers, which will use the activated voice features of the Echo speakers that works with Alexa. It will be able to pick up voice commands from up to 16 feet away. It will come in a number of colors, such as green, gray and orange, and they will sell for $130, which is $50 less than the Echo. Amazon is also working with DISH to connect televisions with voice-activated commands. You will be able to turn your device on and off, as well as change channels and the volume with the company's new deal with DISH. Alexa will essentially do everything for you, ensuring that remote controllers become a thing of the past in the near future. AMZN shares declined a fraction of a percentage on Tuesday afternoon.

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Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Watch 3 May Launch in Fall 2017

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a possible 'Theater' mode in iOS 10.3 beta, a way to make some MacBooks touchscreen and more. Read Article