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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Get Ready for an Unbreakable Apple iPhone

A new patent signals another major advantage for Apple iPhones and potential trouble ahead for accessories makers. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 6s May Release in Early 2015

Monday's Apple Rumors include updates to Final Cut Pro and Xcode, Firefox possibly coming to iOS and iPhone 6s release rumors. Read Article

Facebook Expands Free Anti-Malware Scanner

Facebook is expanding its security with the launch of a new free anti-malware scanner provided by security company ESET. Read Article

Google Glass News: New Design May Be Slimmer, More Futuristic

Google has been granted a new patent for Google Glass that shows a slimmed down, more futuristic looking version of the device. Read Article

GPRO Is Making Drones to Boost GoPro Stock

GPRO is planning to sell its own line of drones to maintain market share, but will doing so keep GoPro stock on an upward trajectory? Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Gets Patent for iPhone Falling System

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a mock up of the iPad Air Plus and the government seeking assistance in breaking encryption on Apple devices. Read Article

Xbox Live Down Thanks to Lizard Squad Hackers

Xbox Live was taken down on Monday by a hacker group called Lizard Squad, which promises more attacks are coming for Christmas. Read Article

Amazon (AMZN) Ecosystem: The Biggest Threat to AAPL Stock

This AMZN product is high-tech enough for early adopters and practical and cheap enough for the masses. Move over, Apple -- Amazon's ecosystem ain't no joke. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: Possible iPad Air Plus Schematics Leaked

Monday's Apple Rumors include sales estimates for the Apple Watch, a new app to unlock Macs with an iPhone's Touch ID feature and more. Read Article

Microsoft (MSFT) Buys Email App Acompli

Microsoft (MSFT) has acquired Acompli, a startup that gave birth to a software that organizes email on mobile devices. Read Article

An Army of Amazon Robots Take Over AMZN Fulfillment Centers

An army of 15,000 Amazon robots are helping workers at the company's fulfillment centers by bringing items directly to them. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 5c Production May Stop in 2015

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include stock jumps in Taiwan over sapphire rumors, hidden capabilities of iPhones and iPhone 5c production rumors. Read Article

10 High-Tech Black Friday Deals, Cyber Monday Deals

Black Friday and Cyber Monday tech deals for 2014 are expected to include the iPad Air, Fitbit Flex, game consoles and 4K TVs. Read Article

Nexus 9 Review: Set to Take On iPad Air 2?

Nexus 9 review: This Google tablet is a solid entry in the $399 range, but it faces tough competition Read Article

Nokia N1 Tablet: Sign of Trouble Ahead for MSFT?

The Nokia N1 tablet is built by Foxconn and could set the precedent for Android-powered Nokia-branded smartphones in 2016. Read Article

Google Fiber Keeps Moving Forward in Two Cities

Google Fiber will soon be available in Austin and Nashville. The tech giant also announced the pricing for the high-speed Internet service. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Market Capitalization Reaches $700B

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a possible switch from Google for Safari searches, scratches on iPhone 6 displays and more. Read Article

Game Over for ‘Blood Sport’ – A Gaming Console That Draws Blood

Blood Sport, a game console that draws blood from players, was suspended by Kickstarter on Monday after only being funded for about a week. Read Article

Want a BlackBerry Passport? BBRY Wants Your iPhone

BlackBerry is hoping to lure owners of an Apple iPhone over to their side with a trade-in deal for the BlackBerry Passport. Read Article

Moto X Review — Motorola Smartphone Does Android Right

Our Moto X review shows Motorola’s flagship Moto X smartphone hasn’t just increased in size, it’s also a better value than the original. Read Article