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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OnePlus 2: Is This Chinese Smartphone Really an Apple Killer?

The new OnePlus 2 is the latest release from China’s OnePlus, and is being billed as the "2016 Flagship Killer," but can it really compete against Apple and Samsung? Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: iPhone 6s Enters Mass Production in Late August

Friday's Apple Rumors include Apple Watches being sold at Best Buy, a new iPhone security threat for iPhone owners and more. Read Article

Verizon (VZ) Puts an End to Contracts

Verizon announced on Friday that it won't be offering contracts to customers after August 13 in favor of four new data plans. Read Article

Google Glass: Enterprise Could Be Its Saviour

With its Glass at Work partners, GOOGL is on the path to bring Google Glass to the enterprise market Read Article

Tesla Snakebot: Watch the TSLA Snake-Like Autocharger in Action

Tesla has released a video of a new 'Snakebot' that is able to navigate its way to the charging dock in a Model S without human assistance. Read Article

Microsoft Pro 4 Rumors: Release Dates, Specs

The rumors concerning the Microsoft Pro 4, the company's next computer/tablet hybrid, are heating up with an October release expected. Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: Apple Files Patent for Digital Mix Tape

Thursday's Apple Rumors include updates for the company's iOS 9 and WatchOS 2 betas, as well as a patent for a digital mix tape. Read Article

Google Says No to a Global ‘Right to Be Forgotten’

Google doesn't want the 'Right to Be Forgotten' to go global and is debating a formal notice from France's CNIL to do just that. Read Article

Facebook Mentions: 5 Things to Know About Celebrity Video Streaming

Facebook Mentions, the special service that allows celebrities to connect with fans, has been updated to include live video streaming. Read Article

Apple Is Making a Mistake Passing up Wireless

Apple management is missing out on complete end-to-end involvement in the wireless industry by not taking steps to become an MVNO. Read Article

Google Fiber Coming to San Antonio, Texas

San Antonio, Texas has been chosen as the next city that will get Google Fiber, a 1Gbps Internet service. Read Article

Facebook News: FB Launches New Private-Messaging Button for Businesses

Facebook is launching a new private messaging button that allows businesses to communicate with customers. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: Apple is Hiring Android App Developers

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include additional options for Beats radio stations, a bug fix coming in OS X 10.10.5 and more. Read Article

Internet Essentials: Comcast to Expand, Improve Its Low-Cost Plan

Comcast is updating its Internet Essentials plan for low-income families, increasing Internet speed at no additional cost. Read Article

Yahoo Ads Used to Spread Malware: What to Know

Some Yahoo ads have been spreading malware, allowing hackers to hijack the computers of users who open these ads. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: iPhone 6s May Be Thicker than iPhone 6

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include the company denying plans to be a wireless carrier, the iMac line possibly getting an upgrade soon and more. Read Article

Can Samsung Continue Its Reign as Android King?

Samsung’s smartphone leadership is spiraling downward as the increasingly competitive smartphone space pulls Samsung's market share lower. Read Article

Google Auto: GOOG Has Had a Secret Car Company Since 2011

Google Auto is a secret car company that's been in operation since 2011 and is listed as the maker of the company's self-driving cars. Read Article

Warning: Beware Fake Windows 10 Download Emails

Microsoft is warning users of fake emails regarding Windows 10 downloads that are actually scams sent from Thailand. Read Article

AT&T Rolls Out New Wireless & TV Bundle

AT&T is rolling out a bundle that combines its wireless and TV services for a significantly cheaper price. Read Article