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Surveillance images of a suspect police believe stole computers and electronics from Kickstarter headquarters in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Burglar Stole Computers, iPhone From Kickstarter HQ In Greenpoint

Police on Friday were searching for a burglar who stole computers and other electronics from the Kickstarter Company in Brooklyn.

09/26/2014

A general view of the iPhone 6. (Photo by Ben A. Pruchnie/Getty Images)

Apple Pulls New iOS 8 Software Update For iPhones

The iOS 8.0.1 update released Wednesday morning was intended to fix some earlier glitches in the new software for iPhones and iPads that Apple released last week.

09/24/2014

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Watch Justin Timberlake & Jimmy Fallon Star in the New iPhone Ads

Already, there are promos online for the iPhone 6 — and the company recruited some big names to help sell them.

09/10/2014

Your average cellphone case isn't just used to protect your iPhone or Samsung Galaxy anymore. (Photo: CBS 2)

Latest High-Tech Trend: Do-It-All Smartphone Cases That Literally Do It All

If you need a bottle opened, or a tool to fix your bike, many people are turning to an unlikely source — their smartphone case. They are not just for cellphone protection anymore.

07/18/2014

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

A surveillance image of a suspect who police believe stole a woman's iPhone in the Bay Ridge Avenue subway station in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Seek Suspect Who Ripped Off iPhone In Bay Ridge Subway Station

Police on Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a suspect who ripped off an iPhone from a woman at a subway station in southern Brooklyn.

07/15/2014

A woman users her cellphone. (credit: Getty Images)

Crime Data Shows iPhone ‘Kill Switch’ Cuts Thefts

Apple’s addition of a “kill switch” to its iPhones last September has sharply reduced robberies and thefts, authorities said Thursday.

06/19/2014

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Smartphone Apps May Be Convenient, But They Can Also Be Addicting

Some apps can be lifesavers, but others can be time wasters that leave you disconnected from the world.

06/03/2014

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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

Stolen iPhone Selfie

Police Arrest Suspect After Alleged iPhone Thieves Send Selfie To Victim’s Mom

Police have arrested one of two suspects who allegedly stole an iPhone from a Hell’s Kitchen venue, and sent a photo of themselves to the victim’s mother.

05/26/2014

Stolen iPhone Selfie

Police: Suspects Stole iPhone, Sent Photo Of Themselves To Victim’s Mom

Police on Friday were searching for two suspects who allegedly stole an iPhone from a Hell’s Kitchen venue, and sent a photo of themselves to the victim’s mother.

05/23/2014

Police say Karl Sholder was caught taking 'upskirt' pictures of women at the Union Square subway station. (Credit: Facebook)

L.I. Man Allegedly Took ‘Upskirt’ Pictures Of Woman At Union Square Subway Station

The Union Square station is a huge target for opportunistic predators because it is so busy. Their activity is as sick and simple as following a woman from behind with a smartphone.

04/29/2014

Counterfeit iPhones can include toxic chemicals and catch fire, experts say. (credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Counterfeit Electronics Can Be Dangerous, Fund Illegal Activity

Counterfeit electronics are flooding the market. While the items might be more affordable, they also can be dangerous and their sales could help fund terrorism and gangs.

03/31/2014

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3 Travel Apps You Need To Download Right Now

Because a smartphone should help you do more than kill time at the airport, here are three handy travel apps to ensure your next trip goes off without a hitch.

03/12/2014

After a man's iPhone was stolen in a robbery, this photo of his alleged muggers was uploaded to his Photostream. (credit: NYPD)

Alleged Muggers Arrested After Taking Photo Of Themselves With Stolen iPhone

In all, Tyquan Solomon, 19, of Fort Greene, and Terrance Sistrunk, 16, also of Fort Greene, were each arrested and charged with five robberies Wednesday.

02/13/2014

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