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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Tuesday Apple Rumors: AirPods May Get an Upgrade in 2018

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a slew of new betas for developers, the Amazon Prime TV app performing well on Apple TV and more. Read Article

Tesla Semi Truck Orders Continue to Roll In

Tesla semi truck orders have continued to come in, with UPS being the latest company to ask for 125 of the company's alternative-fuel trucks. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: AirPods Sold Out Until 2018

Monday's Apple Rumors include the release of a new developer beta for macOS High Sierra 10.13.3, more iPhone 6s speed tests and more. Read Article

EV News: Toyota to Launch 10 All-Electric Vehicles by 2025

Toyota Motor (TM) is outlining its plans for the years ranging from 2020 to 2030 and it has some major EV news to announce. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: First Korean Apple Store May Open on Dec. 30

Friday's Apple Rumors include a patent for a new way to use Siri, another smart speaker rival showing up next year and more. Read Article

Goodbye AIM: 8 Things to Remember About AOL Instant Messenger

True to their word, AOL shut down its AOL Instant Messenger, better known as AIM, today after 20 years of life for the messaging service. Read Article

Thursday Apple Rumors: iMac Pro Orders Start Today

Thursday's Apple Rumors include the release of a new Thunderbolt 3 cable, an security update for devices running iOS and more. Read Article

T-Mobile Pay TV Coming in 2018

T-Mobile (TMUS) is planning to launch a pay TV service in 2018 that it promises will disrupt the model cable and satellite companies use. Read Article

Project AirGig: AT&T Plans High-Speed Internet via Power Lines

AT&T (T) is testing a way to provide high-speed internet to customers with the help of power lines and a Georgia power company. Read Article

AI News: Google Opening Artificial Intelligence Lab in China

Alphabet's (GOOG,GOOGL) Google is taking its business to China by opening a new artificial intelligence (AI) research lab. Read Article

Wednesday Apple Rumors: Apple Opens Preorders for Apps

Wednesday's Apple Rumors include a $390 million investment into supplier Finisar, an increase to Mac trade-in values and more. Read Article

Tuesday Apple Rumors: iMac Pro Will Launch This Week

Tuesday's Apple Rumors include a possible reason for slow iPhone 6 devices, AAPL denying claims it will close iTunes in 2019 and more. Read Article

Holiday Gift Guide 2017: 10 Best High-Tech Gifts Under $50

This holiday gift guide 2017 edition is focused on affordable technology, with 10 of the best high-tech gifts that cost less than $50. Read Article

HP Laptops May Reportedly Have Hidden Keylogger

HP laptops reportedly have a hidden keylogger that could be a privacy concern for owners of one of these 460 different HP computer models. Read Article

Monday Apple Rumors: Apple Acquires Shazam for Undisclosed Sum

Monday's Apple Rumors include a trick for keeping AirPods in your ears, the first developer beta of macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 and more. Read Article

Apple Inc. Buys Shazam Music Recognition App

According to rumors an announcement could come as early as Monday of an Apple acquisition of Shazam, the music recognition app. Read Article

Self-Driving Cars News: Renault SYMBIOZ to Feature Level 4 Autonomous Driving

Self-driving cars are becoming more advanced and the Renault SYMBIOZ is a symbol of this with its Level 4 autonomous driving. Read Article

Green Monday 2017: 11 Things to Know

Today is Green Monday 2017 and 'InvestorPlace' has a few things that you might want to know about the online shopping event. Read Article

Friday Apple Rumors: 2018 iPhone May Include Better Battery

Friday's Apple Rumors include talk of decreasing demand for iPhone X parts, the TV app coming to new areas of the world and more. Read Article

YouTube Paid Music Service to Launch Early Next Year

Alphabet's (GOOG,GOOGL) YouTube is reportedly planning to launch a paid music service in early next year called 'Remix.' Read Article