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Apple Now Accepting Your Banged-Up iPhone

Apple for the first time is accepting banged up iPhones as a trade-in from people wanting to upgrade.

Apple Raises iPhone Prices in Germany Over New Content Levy

CORPORATE | By Frank Jordans | Jan 6
Apple raised the prices for hand-held devices in Germany at the start of the year, following a deal between the tech industry and content producers that will benefit a range of creative professionals.

The Anatomy of an iPhone Camera

Charlie Rose gets a look at one of the most complex engineering challenges at Apple: the iPhone camera's suspension system, which steadies the camera when your hand shakes.

Are You Better off Keeping Verizon Contract Plan?

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | Aug 11
Verizon is doing the unthinkable: Starting Thursday, the nation's largest wireless company will eliminate two-year service contracts, along with the practice of offering discounted phones at prices of $100 or $200.

Nine Must-Have Apps for Your Smartphone

PERSONAL TECH | By Mike Halterman | Dec 20
Who isn't glued to their smartphone nowadays? I have some apps that you should try, and I bet that once you do, you'll wonder how you survived without them!

Phones Offer Standout Features, But What Do You Really Need?

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jesdanun | Dec 13
The novel features in these phones aren't going to be necessities for everyone (especially at these prices). But if you're in need of that particular feature, you're going to love it.

Google Hangouts App Lets Friends Track Your Location

Convenient, or just plain creepy? The updated app will even prompt you to share your location on a map. CNET tech reporter Bridget Carey joins CBSN to discuss.

AT&T Drops Smartphone Tracking Codes

NATIONAL | By Jack Gillum | Nov 16
AT&T Mobility, the nation's second-largest cellular provider, says it's no longer attaching hidden Internet tracking codes to data transmitted from its users' smartphones.

Bigger is Better for Personal Tech

PERSONAL TECH | By Rhuaridh Marr | Aug 2
It's official, people: Bigger is better. It's something we can no longer ignore - our smartphones are swelling to ever-greater sizes following years of shrinkage, and we're lapping up these behemoths in droves.

The 'Buzz' Says The kGoal App Makes Kegel Exercises Fun and Rewarding

PERSONAL TECH | By Winnie McCroy | Jul 28
Concerned about your pelvic floor muscles? The creators of kGoal, a revolutionary new Kegel training system, are on the final week of their Kickstarter campaign to raise funds for its creation.

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