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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.


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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.


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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Mobile Couch: Testing Out The New Subway App

A new app is designed to let you know when your train will reach the station. TV 10-55’s Alex Denis and the Mobile Couch hit the Bronx to give it a go — and see if it really works.


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MTA Releases App With Real-Time Subway Countdown Clocks

You can now find out when the next subway train will arrive simply by looking at your smartphone.


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Stamford Police Warn iPhone Owners Of Increased ‘Apple Picking’

Officials urge iPhone owners to be aware of their surroundings and keep their devices tucked out of sight.