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mugging

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Jealous wannabes attack million-dollar Web site

Jealous wannabes attack million-dollar Web site

By Jan. 18, 2006