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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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

Apple (AAPL) iPhone 6 to Go on Sale Oct. 17 in China

Apple will be releasing the iPhone 6 in China on October 17, which is almost a full month after the device's initial release. Read Article

5 Cool Gadgets Coming Out This Holiday Season

Check out the cool gadgets expected to dominate the holiday season as manufacturers target consumers in gift-shopping mode. Read Article

Double Your Data: 5 Things to Know About New AT&T Plan

AT&T (T) is offering more data for families on the carrier's Mobile Share Value plans for the same price. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: iOS 8 May Have a Security Flaw in QuickType

Monday's Apple rumors include a possible security flaw in iOS 8, rumors of a 27-inch iMac and the estimated cost of an Apple Watch screen. Read Article

Pebble Steel Review: A Smartwatch With a Week-Long Battery

Check out our Pebble Steel review to find out how the smartwatch with a week-long battery stacks up to the competition. Read Article

Ello: 5 Things to Know About the ‘Facebook Killer’

Heard of Ello? Have questions? We've got you covered. Check out all the details on this supposed 'Facebook killer.' Read Article

The Top 25 Free iPhone Apps for October 2014

There are plenty of great, free iPhone apps out there. Check out the most popular ones going into October. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: iPhone 6, 6 Plus Don’t Support HD Audio

Friday's Apple rumors includes the appearance of HealthKit apps, being able to see which apps drain battery life in iOS 8 and more. Read Article

FBI Issues Warning About Internet Crime Compliant Center (IC3) Email Scam

The FBI has issued a public service announcement concerning a new scam that presents itself as an email from an IC3 employee. Read Article

BlackBerry Passport Is Popular – At Least on Amazon! (BBRY, AMZN)

The BlackBerry Passport is enjoying "unprecedented" success in its early sales run on Read Article

Virtual Travel: Facebook Oculus Rift Headsets ‘Teleport’ Marriott Hotel Guests

Facebook and Marriott International are teleporting guest for virtual vacations via Oculus Rift over the next two months. Read Article

BBRY Stock Rallies as BlackBerry Trims Losses

BBRY stock is on a run after reporting narrower-than-expected quarterly losses. Sales? That's another issue. Read Article

Apple (AAPL) Downplays Reports of iPhone 6 Bending

Apple claims that cases of the iPhone 6 Plus bending in pockets are rare and that it put the device through tests before its release. Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: iOS 8.0.2 Update to Be Released Soon

Thursday's Apple rumors include an update for iOS 8, a possible release date for a new Mac mini and an extreme iPhone 6 Plus drop test. Read Article