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Confessions of a smartphone thief

Almost 2 billion people around the world use smartphones -- typically worth hundreds of dollars a pop on the black market. A former smartphone thief explains their allure to street criminals.

By November 24, 2014

Editors' Take

Thief (PlayStation 4)

Suffering from boring, uninspired gameplay, Thief is nearly dead on arrival. Plain and simple, it's just not fun to play.

By February 24, 2014

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Thief takes off with Google Glass, gets tracked via app?

Mike Geller allows a stranger to try on his Google Glass in New York City. What happens next makes for difficult viewing. But is it for real?

By August 1, 2014

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Teen dies after trying to stop iPhone thief

A 15-year-old jumps on the car of a man who stole her iPhone. She falls and dies of her injuries.

By July 9, 2014

Review

Tiny Thief

If you love platform-style puzzle games that require substantial brainpower, then Tiny Thief is a worthwhile purchase, even with its $2.99 price tag.

By July 17, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating July 17, 2013

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Thief allegedly rips tablet from 2-year-old's hands

A car is stopped by two men in San Francisco. One man confronts the driver. The other allegedly reaches into the back seat and steals a tablet from a toddler who's playing with it.

By February 15, 2014

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Theft victim finds phone, calls alleged thief's mom

Her car didn't look right. Things were missing. Oh, and what was this cell phone on the seat? All this led to Eliza Webb making a very difficult call.

By July 10, 2013

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Marvel releases tiny and human-size 'Ant-Man' teaser trailers

Fans eager to sneak a peek at scenes from the upcoming Marvel superhero movie "Ant-Man" may have to squint to see star Paul Rudd in action. Or just watch the human-sized trailer instead.

By January 3, 2015

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The 404 Show 1,592: Using Tinder to hitchhike, foiling bike thieves on Facebook (podcast)

Some Sony employees really wish Adam Sandler movies would stop, a guy uses Tinder to hitchhike across America and a bike thief is caught in real-time thanks to a Facebook group.

By December 9, 2014

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Man returns stolen Android tablet when he can't work it

A British man steals a tablet from a charity store and, eight days later, tries to donate it back because he can't get it to run.

By December 29, 2014