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Watch Justin Timberlake & Jimmy Fallon Star in the New iPhone Ads

Already, there are promos online for the iPhone 6 — and the company recruited some big names to help sell them.

09/10/2014

Apple's wrist device patent. (Credit: U.S. Patent Office)

Apple Watch To Make Debut September 9 With New iPhone?

The long-anticipated unveiling of Apple’s first smart watch may be coming sooner than initially thought.

08/27/2014

A diagram of the walk and text feature in Apple's patent. (Credit: U.S. Patent Office)

Apple Patent Aims To Allow For Safe Texting And Walking

Walking and texting just might become as easy as walking and chewing gum at the same time.

04/01/2014

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3 Travel Apps You Need To Download Right Now

Because a smartphone should help you do more than kill time at the airport, here are three handy travel apps to ensure your next trip goes off without a hitch.

03/12/2014

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Must-See US Technology Conventions In 2014

Among the must-see technology conventions to visit are the Cloud Expo in New York, E3 2014 in Los Angeles, MacWorld/iWorld and Dreamforce in San Francisco and South by Southwest in Austin.

02/04/2014

Jason Chan stands on an alleged phone thief in the Lincoln Park neighborhood. (Eric Sawitoski)

Restaurant Owner Serves Knuckle Sandwich To Alleged iPhone Thief

Jason Chan, a Lincoln Park restaurateur, delivered some street justice last week when a suspect ran off with a patron’s iPhone.

11/11/2013

This is an artist's rendering of an armed robbery suspect who took a teen's iPhone. (Schaumburg Police Dept.)

Man Steals iPhone At Gunpoint In Schaumburg

Police are looking for the man who robbed a teenage boy at gunpoint Saturday night in northwest suburban Schaumburg.

10/21/2013

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Man Charged With Stealing iPhone From Tourist At North Avenue Beach

Chicago Police have arrested a teenager who they say stole a tourist’s iPhone on the lakefront this weekend, reports WBBM’s Nancy Harty.

08/12/2013

Indiana stop on the Green Line. (Credit: CBS)

Description From iPhone Theft Victim Helps Cops Arrest Suspect

He survived the terrifying –a fellow passenger on the Green Line– with a gun demanding his iPhone. But this passenger’s quick thinking helped police catch up with the suspect, reports CBS 2’s Brad Edwards.

05/28/2013

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$300K Bond For Glenview Teen Accused Of Stabbing Another Youth

Bond is set at $300,000 for the 17-year-old Glenview teenager accused of stabbing another teen, and whom the defense accuses of stealing an iPhone belonging to a friend off the suspect.

03/30/2013

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Police: Teen Stabbed Thief Who Took Friend’s iPhone

A Glenview teen who tried to help a friend retrieve a stolen iPhone has been charged with attempted murder for stabbing the alleged thief.

03/29/2013

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Need Tax Help? There’s An App For That

There are lots of websites and software available, but you may not have thought of smartphone apps for doing your taxes.

03/01/2013

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New App Allows Chicago Residents To Utilize 311 Service

The Chicago Works App: Does it work? Can you fix problems with a few clicks on a phone?

02/12/2013

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Siri Co-Developer From Chicago Talks Future Of Computers

We know her name – Siri – and we know her voice, but few of us know that one of her co-developers is a Chicagoan.

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Anthony Kuber, 31, was shot during a robbery in which his iPhone was stolen. (CBS)

Man Recovering After Being Shot Over An iPhone

“Three of my fingers were literally, pretty much hanging off my hand, and that’s pretty scary,” says 31-year-old Anthony Kuber. CBS 2’s Pamela Jones reports.

12/27/2012

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GPS On Stolen Phone Leads Cops To Suspects

Two south suburban men are behind bars after a stolen smart phone led police to them.

12/20/2012

Anthony Kuber, 31, was shot as robbers tried to take his iPhone. (CBS)

Man Shot Five Times During iPhone Robbery

Anthony Kuber was just trying to surrender to robbers, but he took five gunshots instead.

11/08/2012

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Guardian Angels Recover Stolen Phone Using Tracking App

The Guardian Angels are on the Red Line this morning — warning commuters to keep a close eye on their smart phones.

10/16/2012

Delshun and Dion Rutledge. (Credit: Chicago Police Department)

Victim Tracks Smart Phone; Officers Arrest Robber Armed With Gun

Chicago Police have arrested and charged an armed robbery suspect and an accomplice who held an 18-year-old man at gunpoint while taking his smart phone, cash, and wallet on Friday.

10/08/2012

New Apple Maps Misses Mark In Chicago

Apple’s new map application has been getting widespread bad reviews, and it misses the mark on some key spots in Chicago.

09/28/2012

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