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Prince Harry reports BlackBerry mugging

The prince was on the phone to a friend when he overheard the scuffle, then rushed to the scene and reported the crime.

By Dec. 18, 2011


Google engineer: Raise leaker exposed us to mugging

Google engineer explains some of the feelings inside company after employee leaked news of $1,000 cash bonus for Google staff and was reportedly fired.

By Nov. 13, 2010


Man assaulted, Grand Theft Auto V stolen

A London man suffered a stabbing attack in which his newly purchased copy of Grand Theft Auto V was stolen.

By Sep. 17, 2013


New U.K. site maps muggings, street violence

StreetViolence.org is a U.K. site on which people who have been mugged can help others avoid certain high-risk areas by mapping the location of the crimes. Does this remind some of Microsoft's "Avoid Ghetto" patent?

By Feb. 22, 2012


Google to release Apple-like 'Find My Phone' app at long last

One of the last pivotal shortcomings of the Android OS ecosystem finally sees a solution for devices running Android 2.2 and up.

By Aug. 2, 2013


Always On Episode 2: The iPad gets the worst of it

In the second episode of Always On, Molly Wood and team freeze, bake, drop, and soak and iPad, and then some. Plus, a croaky trip to E3--like, really croaky.

By Jun. 26, 2012


Apple, others to meet with law enforcement over violent phone thefts

Representatives from Apple, Samsung, Google/Motorola, and Microsoft are set to meet with top officials in New York and San Francisco to discuss a tech solution to street theft of mobile devices.

By Jun. 5, 2013


Mobile phone theft is the only rising crime in England, say cops

Crime stats for 2012 show almost all crimes falling in England and Wales -- except mobile phone theft.

By Apr. 26, 2013


Jealous wannabes attack million-dollar Web site

Jealous wannabes attack million-dollar Web site

By Jan. 18, 2006