CNET News Daily Podcast: Gadget trade-in sites worth your time

Many sites pledge to pay you for mailed-in used consumer electronics. But just how much do they give you, and are they even worthwhile?

Many sites pledge to pay you for mailed-in used consumer electronics. But how worthwhile are they ? CNET's Elsa Wenzel has some answers.

Plus, good news for Cyber Monday. Not such good news for the PC industry. All this and more on Wednesday's CNET News Daily Podcast.
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Today's stories:

Cyber Monday spending up 15 percent

PC shipments to grow just 3.8 percent in 2009

Wikipedia gets $890,000 for the Luddites

Picasa chief departs Google for Fetch

BlackBerry sales to disappoint Wall Street

Gadget trade-in services that pay off

Photo world begins grappling with video SLRs

Confessions of a man who does the layoffs

Special report: Faces of the recession

About the author

Leslie Katz, Crave's senior editor, heads up a team that covers the most crushworthy (and wackiest) tech, science, and culture around. As a co-host of the now-retired CNET News Daily Podcast, she was sometimes known to channel Terry Gross and still uses her trained "podcast voice" to bully the speech recognition software on automated customer service lines. E-mail Leslie.


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