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 Build 2015: HoloLens, Android Apps on Windows 10

At Microsoft Build 2015, Windows 10 took center stage with universal apps and Android app support, but HoloLens stole the show. Read Article

Microsoft Edge: MSFT Reveals Name of Windows 10 Browser

Microsoft has revealed the name of the Windows 10 browser. Microsoft Edge will replace Internet Explorer. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: iOS Apps Will Soon Work on Windows Devices

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include customers' opinions on the 12-inch Retina MacBook, the App Store coming to Watch and more. Read Article

New Google Password Alert Tool: What It Is, How It Works

Google Inc has launched a new security tool called 'Google Password Alert' that is designed to protect users from phishing attacks. Read Article

Apple Watch May Have a Tattoo Problem

Some Apple Watch owners with tattoos on their wrist have reported having trouble getting the smartwatch to detect their skin. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: Apple Won’t Allow Time-Telling Apps for Watch

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a new 3D system patent, a rumor that there will be no new iPhone this year and a ban on certain Watch apps. Read Article

MacBook Review (2015): Crazy Thin, But at a Price

MacBook review: sApple’s ultra-thin notebook offers stunning looks, but single port and performance make the MacBook Air a better choice Read Article

Watch Out, FaceTime! Facebook Messenger Adds Video Calling

Apple Inc.'s FaceTime app, which allows users to video call each other, now has a competitor in the Facebook Messenger app. Read Article

Facebook News: FB to Match Nepal Earthquake Donations Up to $2M

Facebook Inc is asking users to help with Nepal Earthquake donations and has promised to match donations for up to $2 million. Read Article

Google Glass 2 Rumors: The Latest Buzz

Luxottica has confirmed that a second prototype of Google Glass is in the works. Release date has yet to be determined. Read Article

Apple (AAPL) Stock: A WHOLE Lot More to Love After Earnings

Between better-than-expected numbers and a clear near-term growth track, Apple stock has stumped even the staunchest pessimists. Read Article

Are E-Cigarettes Getting Stubbed Out?

The booming market for e-cigarettes may be about to burn out. Though Big Tobacco will probably be the last man standing. Read Article

The Google Nexus 7 Tablet Has Been Discontinued

The Google Nexus 7 tablet is no longer available on the Google Play store. You can still get it from a third-party seller. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: Apple Releases New iOS and OS X Betas

Monday's Apple Rumors includes the release of the second iOS and OS X betas and estimates for Apple Watch shipments from its launch weekend. Read Article

Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 — Trailer, Changes, Release Date

The reveal trailer for 'Call of Duty: Black Ops 3' was released on Sunday and it included a release date and look at gameplay changes. Read Article

Facebook News: FB Notifications to Get Major Makeover

Facebook is planning to make some major changes to its Notifications that will be tested in the United States before a worldwide release. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: Apple Watch Teardown Revels Heart-Rate Monitor

Friday's Apple Rumors include the Apple Watch being more waterproof than previously thought, a UK charger for the Watch and more. Read Article

Star Wars Impact: From TV Shows to Star Wars Lego

Star Wars has gone from movie franchise to cultural juggernaut and the release of The Force Awakens will make it even bigger Read Article

10 of the Most-Viewed YouTube Videos Ever 2015

YouTube's 10th anniversary is here and 'InvestorPlace' is celebrating with the 10 of the most-viewed YouTube videos of all time. Read Article

First-Ever YouTube Video Goes Viral on 10th Anniversary

Google's YouTube is celebrating its 10th anniversary and the first-ever YouTube video, featuring co-founder Jawed Karim, has gone viral. Read Article