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Some banks are offering smartphone apps that allow customers to "lock" their debit cards between uses. (Credit: CBS 2)

Study: Regular Smartphone Use Could Do Serious Damage To Your Spine

You better think twice the next time you look at your smartphone, because you could be doing some serious damage to your spine.

11/19/2014

Some children are using iPad apps to continue speech therapy at home. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dr. Max Gomez: iPad Apps Let Children Continue Speech Therapy At Home

Perfect pronunciation can be a tough skill for children, but now they don’t have to face years of speech therapy.

08/08/2014

Devices like the iSwimband can connect to smartphone apps and make it easier for parents to monitor children while they swim. (Credit: CBS 2)

Potentially Life-Saving App Gives Parents Peace Of Mind During Summer Swimming Season

Swim season is in full swing, but taking your eyes off of your children for even a second can lead to tragedy.

07/16/2014

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Medical Journal: Electronic Devices Can Cause Nickel Allergies To Flare Up

We use our electronic devices for all sorts of things – from talking and looking up information to playing games. But the frequent use of such gadgets is actually making some people sick.

07/14/2014

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Thieves Hack iPhones, Demand Ransom To Get Them Unlocked

Thieves have now figured out a way to freeze your smartphone, demanding that you pay up to get it unlocked.

05/28/2014

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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

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Learning Comes To Life: Roslyn High School Outfits Student Body With iPads

The backpacks are a lot lighter in one local high school, where iPads are replacing many of the textbooks. Every high school student is receiving one. But at what cost?

10/07/2013

FILE -A man navigates through an iPad 2. (Photo credit: NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Adelphi Grad Student Suing School Following Expulsion Over Missing iPad

Michelle Ilyayev told CBS 2’s Carolyn Gusoff that she was trying to return a lost i-Pad to its rightful owner, and instead wound up getting expelled from Adelphi University two months before being awarded a Master’s Degree in Social Work.

05/10/2013

Brooklyn Q Train iPad Thief

Police Search For iPad Thief Who Struck In Brooklyn Subway

Police on Saturday were searching for a thief who swiped a woman’s iPad out of her hand on a subway train in Brooklyn.

04/27/2013

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Police In Brooklyn To Warn Drivers Who Leave Electronics Out In Cars

We’re all familiar with the advice, “If you see something, say something,” and if police in Brooklyn see a smartphone or tablet lying in your parked car in plain view, they will be saying something to you.

04/03/2013

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Cyber Thieves Are Stepping Up Their Game And Your Smartphone Could Be Next On Their List

Cyber criminals are infiltrating phones and tablets at an alarming rate. Reports of disruptive software or information gathering malware have increased by six-hundred-percent in recent years.

03/07/2013

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NYC Firefighter Accused Of Beating Wife With iPad

Firefighter Eric Bischoff, 39, was arrested at 9 a.m. Tuesday in the 123rd Precinct on the south shore of Staten Island. He was charged with second-degree assault.

02/27/2013

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Hacker Convicted Of Stealing iPad Users’ Personal Information

A man has been convicted of hacking into AT&T’s servers and stealing more than 120,000 e-mail addresses of iPad users – including Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

11/20/2012

Best Apps for Kids (credit: CBS2)

Sree Tips: Best Apps For Kids

Parents and grandparents these days happily hand over their smartphones, iPads, and other tablets to the kids in their lives, most times as a babysitter or way to keep the little ones occupied.

10/24/2012

Jets football has great things in store this season (Credit: Christine Wans)

Essential Apps For Jets Fans

Jets fans can keep in touch with everything they need to know about their favorite team in an instant with these great, go-to apps. Get up-to-the-minute info on everything from scores to traffic jams plus fun games and chants made for smart phones and tablets.

09/30/2012

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