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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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Avis Teams Up With Amazon Echo on Car Rental Reservations

Avis (CAR) is now allowing customers to place car rental reservations through Amazon Echo devices with the help of Alexa. Read Article

All the Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone 8 Rumors You NEED to Know Right Now

We sort through months of iPhone 8 rumors to put together a best guess at what Apple (AAPL) is planning to launch this September. Read Article

Rumored Apple iPhone 8 Delays Would Obliterate AAPL Stock

Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) has a great deal riding on its iPhone 8 launch. So a possible delayed could create disaster for AAPL stock. Read Article

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 Launch Date Set – Specs and More

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 launch date details have hit the web, with the device debut reportedly several weeks away. Here's what we know: Read Article

SoundCloud: 9 Things to Know About Potential Shutdown Rumors

SoundCloud could be in trouble as there have been rumors of a potential shutdown following an unannounced round of layoffs affecting 173. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: More iPhone 8 Renders Leak

Friday's Apple Rumors include claims that there may not be a supercycle this year, Customs and Border Protection searching phones and more. Read Article

M&A News: The DraftKings-FanDuel Merger Is Off

DraftKings and FanDuel are calling off their merger and plans to remain as separate companies following intervention from the FTC. Read Article

Uber, Yandex to Form New Joint Company in Russia

Uber and Yandex have reportedly join forces to launch a new joint company in Russia. Here's what you should know about the upcoming venture. Read Article

x.com: Elon Musk Must Be Giggling …

Tesla (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk must be enjoying quite the laugh over the launch of his new x.com website that simply contains the letter 'x.' Read Article

Will Apple iPhone 8 Price at $1,200 — or Even Higher?

iPhone 8 price rumors are currently pegging the device at $1,000 or higher. Some even projected AAPL stock to sell the new smartphone at as high as $1,200. Read Article

Verizon Data Breach: Millions of Accounts Left on Unsecured Server

A Verzion (VZ) data breach has exposed the information in the accounts of millions of customers, but it is unclear how exactly this happened. Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: iPhone 8 May Feature Laser to Improve AR

Thursday's Apple Rumors include a patent for facial recognition technology, another claim that the iPhone 8 will be delayed and more. Read Article

Baidu Inc (ADR) (BIDU) Begins Self-Driving Cars Test

Baidu (BIDU) is testing its fleet of self-driving cars in China in the near future. The test will take place in the city of Baoding in Hebei. Read Article

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Tempts PC Buyers With AMD4U Program

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is continuing a strategy of partnering with industry names, enlisting big-timers for its AMD4U program Read Article

Google Launches ‘Book Appointment’ Button for Salons, Spas

Google (GOOG,GOOGL) has launched a 'book appointment' button for salons, spas and other health wellness retreats you can now access on the site. Read Article

Pinterest IPO Could Make the Biggest Splash of 2017

Pinterest IPO chatter has been hot for years, but will the company strike in 2017? Or will it delay after Snap Inc. has struggled? Read Article

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Should Not Be Underestimated in the Cloud Space

While many investors have seemingly counted out Microsoft as a major player in the cloud arena, MSFT is actually rocketing past AWS. Read Article

Ugh! FB Messenger Ads Are Here …

FB Messenger ads are now here as the company announced on Tuesday that it was testing having ads pop up while you are in a Messenger convo. Read Article

Audi A8 Saloon 2018: ‘Level 3’ Self-Driving Tech Lets Drivers Watch TV

The Audi A8 Saloon 2018 comes with self-driving technology that eclipses its German competitors, riding at up to 37 mph without a driver. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: Apple Back to School Sale Starts Today

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include new HomeKit displays at select Apple Stores, the iPhone 8 facing a release delay to October and more. Read Article