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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

Sree Tips: Better Smartphone Photos (credit: CBS2)

Sree Tips: Taking Better Photos With Your Smartphone

If you only use your built-in camera, you are missing the opportunity to shoot better photos.

05/15/2013

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Schneiderman Seeks Help To Curb Cell Phone Thefts

New York state’s attorney general asked smartphone makers on Monday to do more to protect consumers from violent street crimes known as “Apple picking,” or cellphone thefts.

05/13/2013

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Police Hunt For Robbers Who Punched Man, Stole iPhone On Subway

Police on Wednesday were searching for two men who punched another man in the eye, and stole his iPhone, on a subway train in Brooklyn.

04/24/2013

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Sree Tips: Keeping Your Smartphone Battery Going

Smartphones have gotten so much smarter these days, with all kinds of cool new features. They are really mini computers. But the battery life continues to be awful.

04/24/2013

A surveillance image of a man wanted for stealing an iPhone from a woman on Anthony Avenue in the Bronx on April 7, 2013 (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Snatched iPhone From Woman’s Hand In The Bronx

The incident happened around 6 p.m. Sunday on Anthony Avenue. Police said the suspect approached a 22-year-old woman from behind and grabbed the device from her hand.

04/09/2013

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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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Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing iPhone From 3-Year-Old Boy In NYC

Kira Talley, 36, was enjoying an afternoon of shopping with her 3-year-old son when she said a man snatched the device from the boy’s hands.

03/15/2013

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iPhone Stolen On Subway, But Found With Help From App

A thief cut a sleeping man’s pocket and stole his iPhone on the subway this week, but police succeeded in getting it back thanks to an anti-theft app.

03/09/2013

Apple's iPhone 5. (Photo: Apple)

Worried About Your iPhone Service In The Storm? AT&T Ready To Respond

AT&T said Friday it is ready to respond quickly to the massive winter storm hammering the Tri-State Area.

02/08/2013

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NYPD: Suspect Wanted For Brutally Attacking Bronx Teen, Stealing iPhone

On Jan. 24, a man followed a 17-year-old girl into her apartment building, dragged her down stairs and punched her in the face before stealing her iPhone, police said.

02/05/2013

1.31.13 Health on the Go

Stay Healthy On-The-Go: 7 Best Medical Apps For 2013

From snoozing to drinking, these apps help you to stay healthy. Dr. Yael Varnado joined us on The Couch to show us the top doctor-approved mobile medical apps.

01/31/2013

Apple's iPhone 5. (Photo: Apple)

Stamford Police: ‘Apple Pickers’ Gang Will Stop At Nothing To Get Your iPhone

After nearly 40 attacks, the pattern is pretty clear. The victim is alone with their phone in broad daylight. The victim is almost always a woman — all except for one case — and the phone is always an Apple.

01/30/2013

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NYPD: Gang Beat And Robbed Man In Late Night, Upper East Side, Mugging

The NYPD is asking the public for help in identifying five suspects who are wanted in connection with a robbery on the Upper East Side.

01/26/2013

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Brooklyn Man Says He Tricked iPhone Thief Using Dating App

A Brooklyn man now has his stolen iPhone back – after he claims he tricked the thief into meeting him through his OKCupid dating app.

01/05/2013

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