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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AAPL: The First Apple CarPlay System Rolls Out … in a Ferrari

The first car to come equipped with Apple CarPlay is a Ferrari FF that was sold to a client living in Italy and more are coming. Read Article

Microsoft (MSFT) Is Quietly Making Some Smart Moves

Microsoft is often left out of sweeping tech discussions -- that's a mistake. This tech titan is still capable of making smart moves. Read Article

Apple (AAPL) iPad Growth Remains a Concern

The Apple iPad remains the tablet market leader, but AAPL may see growth problems in the fourth quarter and beyond. Read Article

10 Hot New Gadgets From IFA 2014

At IFA 2014, Microsoft, Samsung, Motorola and others took the wraps off selfie phones, smartwatches, tablets, TVs and more new gadgets. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: 5.5-Inch iPhone 6 May Be Called ‘iPhone 6 Plus’

Monday's Apple rumors include a possible name for the iPhone 6, its rumored release date and what could be the first review of the device. Read Article

Twitter News: TWTR Tests ‘Buy Now’ Button

Twitter has started testing out its Buy Now button on mobile platforms and a small percentage of users are included in the test. Read Article

Google Glass Can Measure Your Stress Level With BioGlass App

Google Glass can tell if a user is stressed with the help of a new app called BioGlass that monitors heart and breathing rates. Read Article

Facebook News: FB Adds New Video Features

Facebook is adding new video features similar to ones found on Google's YouTube on news that it sees 1 billion video views a day. Read Article

Amazon (AMZN) Is Gaining Steam in the U.K. Tablet Market

Amazon (AMZN) made a big move in the U.K. tablet market over the past four months and is hoping to grab the No. 2 spot behind Apple (AAPL). Read Article

What’s the Smart Money in Smart Homes — Apple (AAPL) or Google (GOOG)?

Apple and Google have their sights set on the smart home market. The "Internet of Things" is going to be a big trend -- who's poised to win this battle? Read Article

3D Printing Companies Need More Deals Like Hasbro/Shapeways

3D Printing Companies should celebrate Hasbro/Shapeways deal to split revenue on 3D printed models Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: iWatch May Include NFC Technology

Thursday's Apple Rumors include a live stream of the September 9 event, possible NFC in the iWatch and different versions of the iWatch. Read Article

Wearable Technology: Intel Smart Bracelet ‘MICA’ Headed to Barneys

Intel and Opening Ceremony are teaming up on a smart bracelet called MICA that will be available at select Barneys New York locations. Read Article

Twitter Bug Bounty Program: 6 Things to Know

The Twitter bug bounty program has been launched via HackerOne and the social media company is offering rewards for eligible bug reports. Read Article

Facebook News: FB Suffers Second Outage in a Month

Facebook experienced an outage on Wednesday afternoon that left many unable to use the social media website for a short period of time. Read Article

iPhone 6: The Best Smartphone for EVERYTHING?

Apple is packing the iPhone 6 with functions to make it the best smartphone out there -- the mobile device that does everything Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: Campers Waiting Outside Store for iPhone 6

Wednesday's Apple rumors include a possibly thinner iPad, new scholarships from Apple and customers camping outside stores for the iPhone 6. Read Article

5 Things to Know About the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is the smartphone that everyone's talking about. Here are 5 things to know about it. Read Article

Google Artificial Intelligence: GOOG Unveils Quantum Computing Effort

Google, announced on Tuesday, that it's working on new quantum computing chips that will use superconducting electronics. Read Article