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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Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. Working on Self-Driving Shopping Carts

Walmart has filed a patent for self-driving shopping carts that could assist with cleanup and help customers navigate its stores. Read Article

Facebook Inc Messenger Rooms Will Be the Next Big Thing (FB)

Hidden within Facebook Messenger's source code are the beginnings of a new feature: Facebook Rooms. But, what can they do for FB stock? Read Article

Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPhone 8 Will Be a 10th Anniversary Masterpiece

Apple (AAPL) insiders confirm that the iPhone 8 will feature an all-glass front and ditch the iconic Home button ... sort of. Read Article

Pokemon Go Buddy System: How to Use the New Feature

The new Pokemon Go Buddy System allows you to walk with a Pokemon by your side, who collects candies as you reach certain distances in your travels. Read Article

Apple Inc. Rumors: iPhone 7 Reviews Are Out

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include iPhone 7 reviews, a report of the 2017 iPhone's Home Button and battery life concerns in iOS 10. Read Article

Samsung Electronic KRW5000 to Cap Galaxy Note 7 Battery Life

Samsung is capping the battery life of its Galaxy Note 7 to ensure overheating doesn't happen as a number of explosions have burned users. Read Article

Apple Inc. iPhone 7 Pre-Orders FOUR Times Greater Than iPhone 6

T-Mobile (TMUS) says pre-orders for the Apple (AAPL) iPhone 7 are already four times higher than the iPhone 6. Read Article

Pandora Media Inc (P) Is Rockin’, But Don’t Come A-Knockin’!

Pandora (P) shares are up again thanks to new agreements with record labels and producers. But if you own Pandora stock, be wary of this optimism. Read Article

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and Blue Origin to Launch a Reusable Rocket

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' space company Blue Origin is developing a rocket that can fly into outer space, return, land and be ready to be used again. Read Article

Twitter Partners With Cheddar to Stream Financial News

Twitter and Cheddar have partnered up to create two programs that will offer financial news--one of which will be aired on the social media site. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: iOS 10 Apps Are Showing Up in the App Store

Monday's Apple Rumors include a ceramic shell for the iPhone 8, improved battery life for the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus and more. Read Article

‘The Last Guardian’: PS4 Video Game Delayed (Again)

'The Last Guardian', a game being published by Sony (SNE) for the PlayStation 4, has been delayed again after years of development. Read Article

Google Chrome to Start Flagging Non-Secure Sites for Users

Google Chrome (GOOG,GOOGL) is protecting its users with a new update that will flag websites that are not secure. Here's how this technology will work. Read Article

GoPro Inc (GPRO) Bounces Back as Sept. 19 Event Nears

GoPro (GPRO) is finally bouncing back, with GoPro stock getting a bid higher as the unveiling of its Karma drone and Hero 5 draw nearer. Read Article

What the Project Titan Reboot Means for Apple Inc. (AAPL)

Apple is switching focus with Project Titan, reportedly dropping its electric car ambitions to develop self-driving car software. Read Article

Sony Corp (ADR): Why PS4 Pro Gives SNE Stock a HUGE Advantage

Sony (SNE) will release the PS4 Pro just in time for this year's holiday shopping season, while competitors have nothing new coming out this year. Read Article

Fitbit Inc: Why the Commoditization Risk Is Overblown (FIT)

It would be easier to pick a stock that doubles its price in one year than to read about Fitbit's troubles. Here's why FIT is a strong buy Read Article

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Downgraded: Now What?

Apple stock is so far following the typical post-iPhone reveal trend by tumbling after Wednesday's big unveiling. Here's what happening... Read Article

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Won’t Reveal iPhone 7 Launch Weekend Sales Numbers

Apple says it won’t reveal iPhone 7 launch weekend sales, citing limited supplies and a guaranteed sellout that make numbers meaningless. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: iPhone 7 & 7 Plus Preorders Are Open

Friday's Apple Rumors include delayed in-store pickup for the iPhone 7, the cost of the Lightning to headphone jack adapter and more. Read Article