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Tweet This: Social Media & Photos Now Allowed on White House Tours

Jul 1
The White House says visitors can now take photos or use social media during public tours of the building.

Your Face on Your Espresso? Highlights from Tech Show

By Bree Fowler | Jul 1
Imagine staring deep into the foam of your favorite espresso drink and seeing a face looking back at you. Or how about using the charge in your fingers to clean your teeth?

26 Million Facebook Users Change Profile Picture with Rainbow Pride Filter

By Jason St. Amand | Jun 30
If you've noticed that your Facebook news feed looks a lot gayer, you can thank Facebook's rainbow pride filter. According to CNN 26 million social media users have used the website's free tool to transform their profile picture from drab to fab.

No More Fee: T-Mobile's New Phone-Upgrade Program Explained

Jun 29
T-Mobile is revamping its phone-upgrade program by eliminating a $10-a-month charge for the most popular phones.

Looking for Love on a Dating App? You May Find Music Instead

By Mesfin Fekadu | Jun 29
From Madonna to Mariah Carey, an increasing number of acts are looking to platforms like Tinder and Match to promote their music and reach their fans on-the-go: Madonna's latest album was advertised on Grindr, an app for gay men.

Google's Street View Climbs Yosemite's El Capitan

Jun 29
There are plenty of maps and apps that can guide you to Yosemite National Park. But what if you want to see the top of El Capitan? Carter Evans shows you can climb or just click.

Senators Express Frustration with Takata, Regulators

Jun 26
Senators expressed anger and exasperation with both air bag maker Takata Corp. and federal auto safety regulators over a problem with defective air bag inflators that has escalated into the largest auto-safety recall in U.S. history.

Taylor Swift Will Allow Apple Music to Stream '1989' Album

Jun 25
Taylor Swift is letting Apple Music stream her "1989" album - the only streaming service allowed to do so.

Which is the Smartest Smartwatch?

By Anick Jesdanun | Jun 25
A look at the latest smartwatch technology.

Feds Want AT&T to Pay Fine for Slowing Data Speeds

Jun 25
The wireless giant is accused of misleading customers of its unlimited mobile data plans by "severely" slowing down speeds. CBS News financial contributor Mellody Hobson discusses the $100 million fine, the biggest the FCC has ever handed down.

The Top 10 Movies on the iTunes Store

Jun 24
iTunes Movies U.S. charts for week ending June 22.

Horrible Bosses: The Cost of Being a Mean Boss

Jun 24
While some leaders think rudeness is the way to go, new research shows it can be bad for employees and a company's bottom line. Tony Schwartz, founder and CEO of The Energy Project discusses what the study could mean for the workplace environment.

Apple's About Face Reveals Cracks in Music Industry

By Ryan Nakashima, Brandon Bailey | Jun 23
Apple's abrupt about-face on paying royalties for songs during a three-month free-trial period for its new music service was a symbolic victory for superstar Taylor Swift and other artists, and a shrewd business move by Apple.

Apple Changes Tune on Royalties After Swift Complains

By Brandon Bailey | Jun 22
Taylor Swift has Apple changing its tune.

School Creates 'Texting Lane' for Phone-Focused Walkers

By Lindsay Whitehurst | Jun 22
One Utah university is giving students glued to their cellphones a place to call their own: a designated lane for texting while walking.

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