Like Gucci handbags and Levi's jeans before them, the popular smartphones are easily traded at a premium in countries where they're harder to come by.
With the black market website back in business, the virtual currency gets a boost.
Prices rebound with the euro, clawing back from session lows on hopes that Greece can pare some of its debt through a bond swap deal.
Prices rally as investors cheer a more binding fiscal agreement among 25 EU nations.
Prices feel the pressure of a stronger US dollar, which was rallying against the euro after a Greece debt deal fell through.
Prices continue to fall on weakening demand in China and India.
A rally in the US currency punishes metal prices.
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