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Inwood »

NYPD Makes First Arrest Using Tablet Computer Under New Program

The 34th Precinct was able to arrest two phone thieves using a newly issued tablet, police said.

Astoria »

VIDEO: Man Robs T-Mobile Store At Gunpoint, Steals Dozens of iPhones

The robber made off with approximately 50 smartphones and $200 in cash, police and witnesses said.

Williamsburg »

Man Steals Woman's Smartphone in Williamsburg Subway Station, NYPD Says

The man robbed the woman while she was in an elevator at the Marcy Avenue station, police said. 

Midtown »

AT&T Unveils High-Tech Retail Store in Midtown

The redesigned store, the company's first in New York City, opened just in time for Black Friday.

Ozone Park »

Video Shows Teens Who Took Cellphone from 12-Year-Old, Cops Say

Cops are looking for two muggers who stole a Samsung phone from a 12-year-old boy in Ozone Park.

New York City »

TLC Approves App Pilot Program to Help New Yorkers Hail Cabs

Passengers will be able to use apps to hail cabs beginning this February.

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. 

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.

East Elmhurst »

Three Men Mug Teen Girl for iPhone and Threaten to Shoot Her

One of the alleged muggers in East Elmhurst was photographed by an anti-theft app.

Fort Greene and DUMBO »

iPhone Mugger Thwarted by Tech-Savvy Cop in Brooklyn

A police officer tracked a woman's stolen iPhone in Downtown Brooklyn by using GPS technology.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Another iPhone Mugger Tracked Down by Tech Savvy Officers, Police Say

Another savvy New York City cop busted a smartphone thief using the Find My iPhone App.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

New Beer Store Goes High-Tech in Greenwich Village

New Village beer shop's Growler Station offers an app to help drinkers navigate its 200-plus brews.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Muggers Rob Teen of BlackBerry on Upper West Side, Police Say

A trio of suspects robbed a 17-year-old of his BlackBerry on W. 68th St. and Amsterdam Ave., police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Police Release Video of Suspected Picky iPhone Mugger

Police released surveillance video of an alleged iPhone mugger near Columbia University. 

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

iPhone Mugger Targeting Victims on Upper East Side, Police Say

Police are searching for suspect who has been targeting people for their iPhones armed with a handgun.