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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Xbox One Increases Party Chat Limits From 8 to 12

Owners of an Xbox One or users of the Windows 10 Xbox app can now invite more people into party chats now that the limit has been increased. Read Article

Amazon Flex Is Another Complicated Solution to a Simple Problem

Amazon Flex is a page stolen from the Uber playbook. Problem: Uber is failing company. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 7 May Be Waterproof & Dustproof

Tuesday's Apple Rumor include the release of a new OS X El Capitan 10.11.1 beta, the return of software to the App Store and more. Read Article

Google to Launch Pixel C Tablet in 2015

Google is launching the Pixel C tablet in 2015—a device that runs on new mobile operating system Android 6.0. Read Article

Google Nexus Event: Nexus 6P Is GOOG’s New Flagship Phablet

Google Nexus 6P and 5X, new Chromecast and Chromecast Audio, and the Pixel C convertible tablet enter the arena as the holidays approach. Read Article

Amazon Prime Music Finally Adds Universal Artists

Amazon Prime Music is now offering users the ability to listen to a variety of select albums from Universal artists as part of a new deal. Read Article

3 Reasons Why You Should Buy an Apple Watch (AAPL)

Time to ditch that Tag Heuer or Rolex for an Apple Watch. Here's why Apple’s new Apple Watch is becoming the new must-have accessory. Read Article

The Facebook Fee Is a Hoax, But Could It Happen? (FB)

Don't bother copying and pasting the status making the rounds. The rumors of a Facebook subscription fee are nothing more than a hoax. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: Apple Watch 2 May See Mid-Year Release in 2016

Monday's Apple Rumors include older software being pulled from the Mac App Store, record-breaking iPhone sales and more. Read Article

Samsung Pay Launches in U.S.

Samsung launched its Samsung Pay service in the United States on Monday and it works with NFC and magnetic strip terminals. Read Article

Does the BlackBerry Priv Spell the End for BB10? (BBRY)

When BBRY confirmed the BlackBerry Priv would be running Android, it opened the door for the potential demise of its BB10 operating system. Read Article

Facebook News: FB to Team With UN to Bring Internet to Refugees

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said his company will be working with the United Nations to help bring internet to refugees. Read Article

AAPL iPad Mini 4 Review: A Great Small Tablet

Apple’s iPad Mini 4 is probably the best small tablet available, but it’s being released into a market with shrinking demand. Read Article

Apple’s iPhone 6s, 6s Plus Sales Will Beat Last Year’s (AAPL)

Don't get bogged down by analyst pessimism. Apple stock will soar behind 20% unit growth for the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: iPhone 6s Survives Bendgate Test

Friday's Apple Rumors include a speed test of the new iPhone 6s, Office app news for the iPad Pro and an iPhone 6s bend test. Read Article

Free Basics: Facebook Gives a Makeover, New Name

'Free Basics' is the new name that's app will be going by and the platform has also been opened to all developers. Read Article

Minecraft Is Coming to Oculus Rift in Spring 2016

Minecraft, which is owned by Microsoft, will be coming to Facebook's Oculus Rift in 2016, along with some other big games. Read Article

Why Netflix Doesn’t Care About Amazon Fire TV (NFLX, AMZN)

Amazon (AMZN) and Netflix (NFLX) have duked it out for years. So why doesn't the arrival of the Amazon Fire TV in Japan bug Reed Hastings? Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: Lines Start Forming for iPhone 6s Release

Thursday's Apple Rumors include a list of dangerous apps affected by a recent hack, Rose Gold making up 40% of iPhone 6s preorders and more. Read Article

6 Things to Know About the New Sprint iPhone Forever Plan

Sprint has announced a new iPhone Forever Plan that will likely appeal to Apple fans by letting them upgrade to new iPhones every year. Read Article