Gadgets, Smartphones & Tech

smartphone, iphone, and technology sector newsA 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, investors are doing the same with Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock.

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Google (GOOG) Android Tablet Vendors Taking New Approach

Google Android tablet vendors are changing their approach by offering higher-level features. Read Article

BlackBerry (BBRY) Has a Golden Opportunity to Cash In

At least one survey shows that more people are excited about the new BlackBerry Passport than the iPhone 6. Read Article

BlackBerry (BBRY) Discusses Movirtu Buyout

BlackBerry Enterprise President John Sims talks about the company's latest acquisition, Movirtu, a telecom services provider. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: iPod Touch 6G May Be Showed Off in October

Monday's Apple rumors include an event planned for October, rumors of the iPod Touch 6G and iOS 8 being released to users. Read Article

California Gives OK to Self-Driving Car Tests

The state of California has issued permits to 29 self-driving car to Google (GOOG), Audi and Mercedes-Benz. Read Article

My Maps: Google Upgrades Custom Mapping Tool

Google has upgraded its custom mapping tool, now called 'My Maps', and is allowing anyone to create custom maps through with it. Read Article

FB Working on Facebook Moments App for More Private Sharing

Facebook is reportedly working on a new app called moments that will allow people more privacy when sharing information. Read Article

Amazon Kindle Voyage Listing Leaks on AMZN Site

A leak for Amazon's new Kindle Voyage has been seen on the company's website and it lists several details concerning the device. Read Article

Stop Complaining About iPhone Battery Life (AAPL)

Apple’s design and insistence on its mobile devices being thin makes the iPhone battery life a bigger problem than it needs to be Read Article

Apple Watch Safety: Future Users Warned of Driving Danger

The Institute of Advanced Motorists and Department for Transport are warnings that the Apple Watch could be a danger to drivers. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 6, 6 Plus Cases Arriving Early

Tuesday's Apple rumors include cases for the new iPhones arriving early, users preparing for the iOS 8 update and a new patent. Read Article

FB News: Facebook App Settings Get an Update

Facebook has redesigned its App Settings page and now it's easier for users to remove apps linked to their Facebook accounts. Read Article

How Hackers Could Access Your Amazon Account Through Kindle

Amazon users that downloaded an e-book from a sketchy source were open to attacks on their accounts, but the issue has been fixed. Read Article

Microsoft (MSFT) Announces Date of Windows 9 Event

Microsoft has announced that it will be holding a Windows 9 event on September 30 at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time in San Francisco. Read Article

Is the Apple (AAPL) iPhone 6 Just Getting Started?

The Apple iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are just getting started, with big things to come this month. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: iTunes Users Can Now Delete U2 Album

Monday's Apple rumors include a tool to delete U2's album, potential specs of the A8 and employees being able to reserve the iPhone 6. Read Article

6 Things to Know About the Google Android One

Google has launched the Android One, its first low-cost smartphone, in India and it will be coming to other emerging market in 2014. Read Article

Amazon News: AMZN to Shut Down Free P2P Service

Amazon is shutting down its WebPay service, which offers peer-to-peer services, on October 13, 2014 and isn't offering an alternative. Read Article

Sprint iPhone 6 Deal Is Boosting S Stock

Sprint iPhone 6 deal using launch frenzy and “iPhone for Life” plan to fight back against T-Mobile and grab for Verizon and AT&T customers Read Article

AT&T Plans Wi-Fi Calling: 3 Things to Know

AT&T (T) has announced plans to roll out Wi-Fi calling in the future. Here's what you should know about it. Read Article