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New York state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman speaks at a news conference introducing new legislation that would require smartphone manufacturers to create a "kill switch" for people to deactivate their phones if they are stolen, on March 3, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Getty Images)

Disconnect Seen Between Smartphone Industry, Schneiderman Over Anti-Theft Agreement

The companies have agreed to provide a free preloaded or downloadable anti-theft tool on smartphones sold in the U.S. after July 2015.

04/16/2014

Two men wanted in connection with several grand larcenies in Manhattan and Brooklyn (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek ‘Bad Apple Duo’ In String Of Grand Larcenies Across NYC

Police are searching for a pair of men who are wanted in connection with four bait-and-switch style grand larcenies in Manhattan and Brooklyn.

03/28/2014

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Must-See US Technology Conventions In 2014

Among the must-see technology conventions to visit are the Cloud Expo in New York, E3 2014 in Los Angeles, MacWorld/iWorld and Dreamforce in San Francisco and South by Southwest in Austin.

02/04/2014

New York, UNITED STATES:  The Apple logo is reflected in the window panes of the new Apple store on Fifth Avenue in New York City 25 September, 2006. The Apple store Fifth Avenue, which opened in May 2006, is Apple?s most architecturally innovative store, featuring a distinctive 32-foot (9.75 meter) glass cube; it is open 24 hours a day and 365 days a year. AFP PHOTO   Timothy A. CLARY  (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Apple’s Famous Fifth Avenue Glass Cube Damaged By Snowblower

A worker drove a snowblower into the store’s famous cube during Tuesday’s snowstorm, creating perhaps thousands of tiny cracks in the glass.

01/22/2014

iPhone With iOS 7

Blast Of Arctic Temperatures Could Put Your Electronics On Thin Ice

The arctic blast has a lot of people tired of bundling up, but even worse many of those people have been surprised to learn that the extreme cold can do damage to electronic devices.

01/08/2014

An Apple Store customer looks at the new Apple iPhone 5C and 5S on Sept. 20, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Some Smartphones Dialing Up Motion Sickness

Experts say the advanced graphics can make the brain think you’re moving when you’re not, causing motion sickness.

10/08/2013

A boy takes a bite out of an apple at Maskers Orchard in Warwick, N.Y. (credit: CBS 2)

Going Apple Picking? Here Are Some Core Lessons

Do you know which variety of apples is ideal for baking pies, making sauce or simply eating as is?

10/03/2013

Brian Ceballo, who waited outside the Fifth Avenue Apple store for two weeks, walks out of the store after being the first person to buy an iPhone 5S on September 20, 2013.(Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

The Wait Is Over: New iPhones Go On Sale

Some people began lining up at the Apple store on Fifth Avenue weeks ago. By this morning, hundreds of people were outside waiting for doors to open at 8 a.m.

09/20/2013

Suzanne Kantra

Should You Buy The New iPhone 5S or 5C?

Apple has unveiled two new iPhones — one faster, and one cheaper than the current model. But are the changes to the famed smartphone enough to keep it ahead of the competition? Suzanne Kantra, founder and editor of tech site Techlicious, joined us on The Couch to figure it all out.

09/11/2013

Apple Senior Vice President of Worldwide Marketing Phil Schiller speaks about the new iPhone 5C during an Apple product announcement at the Apple campus on September 10, 2013 in Cupertino, California.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Unveils New iPhones; Customers Already Lining Up At Manhattan Store

Apple unveiled the latest iPhone models — the 5S and 5C — during an event at its California headquarters. The move comes as rival phones from Samsung and other manufacturers are challenging Apple in the competitive smartphone market.

09/10/2013

Hudson Valley Apples (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Local Orchards Gear Up For Busy Apple And Honey Season

With the Jewish New Year approaching it is a very sweet time for apple orchards and honey makers.

08/29/2013

Roadtrippers Screenshot

Sree Tips: Summer Travel Apps

If you’re going on a trip, there are plenty of useful apps for both Apple and Android smartphones.

07/10/2013

iPhone 5 (credit: JEAN-SEBASTIEN EVRARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Schneiderman, San Francisco DA Announce Plan To Fight Smartphone Thefts

The top prosecutors in San Francisco and New York have announced the formation of a nationwide initiative and coalition to battle a surge in smartphone thefts.

06/13/2013

iPhone (file / credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Schneiderman To Host ‘Smartphone Summit’ To Combat Rise In Thefts

San Francisco District Attorney George Gascon and New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman on Wednesday announced the June 13 meeting with some of the nation’s largest smartphone makers. The meeting will be held in Schneiderman’s New York City office.

06/05/2013

Items Recovered In Search Of Queens Home (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Recovers Hundreds Of Apple Products In Queens Home

Adam Jaffer, 22, William Chen, 20, and Justin Pinder, 20, have been charged with trademark counterfeiting, criminal possession of stolen property, criminal possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of marijuana.

05/31/2013

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