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Sunnyside »

NYPD Beefs Up Western Queens Subway Patrols After Crime Spike

The Transit Bureau said the 108th Precinct had the highest subway crime numbers in Queens last year.

Heartland Village »

Muslim Man and Daughter Thrown Out of Staten Island Apple Store, Suit Says

A Muslim father and daughter are suing Apple, accusing its employees of religious discrimination.

Arden Heights »

Staten Island Game Studio Raises Funds for Zombie iPhone Game

Turn Based Studios started a Kickstarter campaign for their game about surviving the zombie apocalypse.

Greenwich Village »

'Mobile Spa' Selling $3K Phones to Open on Bleecker Street

The shop will sell customized phones made with leather, real snakeskin and gold plating. 

Cobble Hill, Carroll Gardens & Red Hook »

Thefts Up 100 Percent This Year at 76th Precinct, Police Say

The precinct has faced a number of iPhone thefts and robberies involving juveniles, officials say.

Corona »

Man Snatched Woman's iPhone Aboard 7 Train, Cops Say

The thief snatched the woman's iPhone aboard the 7 train in Corona, NYPD said.

Upper East Side »

Cops Seek Five for Upper East Side Mugging

Cops are hunting five suspects accused of beating and robbing a man for his iPhone.

East Harlem »

Hate Crimes Unit Investigating East Harlem Serial Mugger Targeting Asians

The suspect, who assaulted the victims, has struck six times in the past week, cops said.

Clinton Hill »

Two Brooklyn Brownstoners Launch New Instagram-style App for Video, Montaj

Dan Long and Demir Gjokaj launch their new app, Montaj, which is like Instagram for video.

New York City »

New MTA App Tells Commuters When Their Train Will Arrive

The MTA Subway TIme app will give commuters real-time subway arrival information.


Police Seek Alleged DUMBO iPhone Robber

A man snatched an iPhone from a straphanger at the York Street station last month, police said.

Carnegie Hill »

Hanukkah App Lets Celebrants Light Virtual Menorah

The Jewish Museum has unveiled "Light My Fire," a menorah-lighting app, just in time for Hanukkah. 

Lower East Side »

New iPhone App Unlocks Voices of Former Worshippers at LES Synagogue

The Museum at Eldridge Street is using oral histories of congregants recorded more than 20 years ago.

Soundview »

Veteran Teacher Steals Colleague's iPhone, Cops Say

Victor Soliz, 64, was arrested at JHS 123 in Soundview Wednesday and charged with petit larceny.

New York City »

New App Helps Beer-Lovers Find Best Craft Brews Across the City

Craft Beer New York features a downloadable guide to more than 120 bars in New York City.