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.

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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

Thursday Apple Rumors: Patent Details New Apple TV Remote

Thursday's Apple rumors include a patent for a new Apple TV remote, rumors of the Apple Watch release and Samsung making the A9 chip. Read Article

Apple iOS 8 Changes: The ‘Camera Roll’ Will Return!

A beta version of Apple's iOS 8.1 includes a feature that many were hoping would return in the new operating system, Camera Roll. Read Article

Apple (AAPL) Gets Good Smartphone News, Bad Tablet Update

The Apple iPhone 6 is picking up steam, while the iPad is on the opposite end of the spectrum. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: iOS 8 Bug Causes iCloud to Erase Data

Wednesday's Apple rumors include a series of glitches and bugs with iOS 8 and more flak from government officials over iOS 8 security. Read Article

Twitter Fabric: TWTR May Announce New App Development Platform

Twitter may be preparing to announce a new app development platform called 'Twitter Fabric' and it could do so at its Flight conference. Read Article

GOOG Raises Google Chrome Bug Bounty Up to $15,000

Google Chrome's bug bounty program has been raised to $15,000 from a $5,000 maximum for serious issues discovered with the software. Read Article

Apple (AAPL) Reportedly Adding Gold iPad Option

Apple may be offering a gold iPad with TouchID and Apple Pay later this month as part of an update to its 9.7-inch tablet line. Read Article

Microsoft Unveils Windows 10

Microsoft skips 9, unveils Windows 10 with a UI that adapts to different devices and restores familiar mouse-driven Windows desktop to PCs. Read Article

Windows 10 – The Future Is Absurdly Now (MSFT)

Today, Microsoft (MSFT) announced an operating system update ... and skipped straight from Windows 8 to Windows 10. Seriously. Read Article

StealthGenie: Feds Arrest Creator of Spyware App

Hammad Akbra -- creator of StealthGenie and CEO of InvoCode -- is being indicted for selling and advertising a spyware app. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Watch May Enter Manufacturing in January

Tuesday's Apple rumors include possible manufacturing information for the Apple Watch, the release of OS X Yosemite Golden Master and more. Read Article

Just Dance: Coca-Cola (KO) Aims for Teens With New Wearable Device

Coca-Cola is releasing a new app and wearable device to encourage teens to live a more active lifestyle. Read Article

The Google Orkut Shutdown Is Happening Today

Google Orkut, the company's first attempt at a social network, is closing today, but users can still do some things with the service. Read Article