Smartphones

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Anheuser-Busch’s First-Ever Hack-a-Thon in St. Louis

The grand prize group from the hack-a-thon will win tickets and airfare to Bud Light’s Whatever U.S.A. in California.

05/13/2015

This picture taken on April 26, 2014 shows Japanese videogame giant Nintendo's characters Super Mario and Luigi (L) performing in Chiba, suburban Tokyo. Nintendo booked a 229 million USD annual loss on May 7, reversing a year-earlier profit as dismal sales of its Wii U console during the crucial Christmas holiday period dented results.

Nintendo Forms Alliance with Mobile Game Firm in About Face

Nintendo’s trademark game characters such as Super Mario and Pokemon could finally feature on smartphones and tablets.

03/17/2015

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Kill Switch Plan Lauded by Megan Boken’s Father

The father of a former Saint Louis University volleyball player killed for her cellphone says he is grateful that major makers have agreed to put so-called kill switches in new smartphones next year to deter thefts and robberies.

04/18/2014

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“Apple Picking” Latest Crime Trend To Hit St. Louis Area

Apple iPhones and other expensive devices being targeted by robbers.

11/27/2013

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Armed Clown, Sidekick Steal Smartphones

Two men tied up a clerk before stealing smartphones from a T-Mobile store in South St. Louis County.

06/14/2013