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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GOOG: New Google Bill Reminder Scans Your Emails, Sends Alert

Google's mobile app can now read users' emails and remind them of bills as part of its personal assistance feature called Google Now. Read Article

Panasonic Outlines Tesla Investment (TSLA)

Panasonic will be investing hundreds of millions of dollars in Tesla's (TSLA) gigafactory project. Read Article

FB News: Facebook Rumored to Release ‘Anonymous’ Posting App

Facebook users looking to be a bit more anonymous on the social media website may soon get their wish in the form of a new app. Read Article

Apple Digital Newspaper: AAPL Patents Flexible Self-Updating ePaper

A new patent for an Apple digital newspaper that is flexible, self-updating and uses MMS has been granted to the tech company. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: Images of Possible iPad Air 2 Dummy Leaked

Wednesday's Apple rumors include leaked images of what could be an iPad Air 2 dummy, a possible new MacBook entering production and more. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Releases New iOS 8.1 Beta to Developers

Tuesday's Apple rumors include a new iOS 8.1 beta, Siri being a distraction to drivers and a change in supply to focus on the iPhone 6 Plus. Read Article

BlackBerry Passport Review: Hip to be Square?

BBRY gambled with the big, square BlackBerry Passport, but 200,000 sales at launch suggest it knows its professional customers Read Article

Google (GOOG) Adds Reddit, Blogs to ‘News’ Search Results

Google has added Reddit, blogs and other sources to its News searches in a new box that collects information from around the internet. Read Article

AAPL: Will 12-Inch Apple Tablet Run Both Mac OS and iOS?

Rumors claim that Apple will release a 12.9-inch tablet next year that will be able to run both Mac OS and iOS at the same time. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: Possible iPhone 6 Prototype Listed on eBay

Monday's Apple rumors include a possible iPhone 6 prototype being listed on eBay, rumors of the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini and more. Read Article

Verizon (VZ) Joint-Venture Redbox Instant To Shut Down

Redbox Instant, a joint venture between Verizon and Outerwall that started in 2013, will be shutting down on Oct. 7 due to poor performance. Read Article

FB News: Facebook Messenger to Add Friend-to-Friend Payments Feature

Facebook Messenger will be getting a feature to allow friends to send money to each other, but only with the use of a debit card. Read Article

Next Apple (AAPL) iPad Event Rumored to Be Oct. 16

Apple is rumored to be holding a press event on October 16 that will have it announcing the next generation of the iPad. Read Article

Apple (AAPL) Shouldn’t Count on Strong 2015 Tablet Shipments

Apple iPad shipments could struggle to keep up in 2015 -- will iPhone sales be enough to keep AAPL stock from falling? Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: Apple May Hold Press Event on Oct. 16

Friday's Apple rumors includes a possible Oct. 16 press event, rumors of a new 27-inch iMac and shipment data for the iPhone 6 Plus. Read Article

The Next Jeep Wrangler May Be Aluminum

The next Jeep Wrangler may be manufactured with an aluminum frame rather than its traditional steel frame. Read Article

5 of the Best Smartphones You Can Buy Today

We put together a list of the 5 best smartphones on the market, including the iPhone 6, Samsung Galaxy S5 and HTC One M8. Read Article

Apple CarPlay Now Available in Pioneer Aftermarket Stereo Systems

An updates to six aftermarket Pioneer systems now allows owners to use Apple CarPlay while in their vehicles via Siri Eyes Free. Read Article

Google (GOOG) Wants to Take Down WhatsApp

Google, which is in dire need of something to help jolt GOOG stock higher, is reportedly working on a rival to Facebook's WhatsApp messaging application. Read Article

The Best Horror Movies on Netflix

Looking for something scary? We've rounded up some of the best horror movies on Netflix to satisfy your creepy cravings. Read Article