Tag Archive: Arrested


Just like Ahmed: Woz got arrested for building gadgets in school

Ahmed Mohamed can count Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak among his many supporters in the tech world. According to Woz’s most recent Facebook post, he sees a lot of himself in the 14 year old Texas boy who was arrested for bringing a homemade digital clock to school. While Ahmed’s teacher’s mistook his clock for a […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Man who charged his iPhone on train arrested for stealing electricity

We’ve heard about iPhone-related crime before, but here’s one that’s new: A U.K. man in London who was arrested by police after charging his iPhone on a train. His apparent crime? Stealing electricity. 45-year-old artist Robin Lee was approached by a police…Read more ›

Man who charged his iPhone on train arrested for stealing electricity

We’ve heard about iPhone-related crime before, but here’s one that’s new: A U.K. man in London who was arrested by police after charging his iPhone on a train. His apparent crime? Stealing electricity. 45-year-old artist Robin Lee was approached by a police…Read more ›

Hackers accused of ‘ransomware’ iOS attack arrested in Russia

Last month, users in Australia woke up to find that their iOS devices had been locked by an “Oleg Pliss,” and that they needed to pay a ransom if it was to be unlocked. While a few people thought iCloud…Read more ›

Man Arrested On Site Of Apple 2 Campus

Most people are excited about the new Apple 2 campus because of what will come out of it in the form of next gen products. 56-year old Glenn Cartwright is more enthusiastic about its copper pipes and wiring. Cupertino sheriff’s…Read more ›    [Read More…]

Ron Howard Shows Off New Arrested Development Script On His iPad [Image]

If you’re a fan of the Bluth Family and have been eagerly anticipating the return of their adventures you probably already know that after a seven year hiatus, Arrested Development is coming back on the air next year for a fourth season thanks to a streaming partnership with Netflix.

But hey, Franklin, guess what? The fourth season is already being written, and here’s the first episode script being read on narrator  [Read More…]

Infamous iPhone Hacker Geohot Arrested For Marijuana Possession In Texas Speed Trap

It’s hard to believe a clean cut, law abiding youth like this would smoke marijuana, isn’t it?

You only need to look at the bloodshot eyes, crunchy appearance and tossled hair of famed PS3 and iPhone hacker George geohot Hotz to realize that this is a mind which works best when jerkied in the cannabinoid vapours inhaled from a tightly packed magic jaybone. Hes a viper from birth, and we  [Read More…]

Man Arrested After Drunkenly Calling 911 To Complain About His iPhone

Having a problem with your iPhone 4Ss rapidly draining battery even under iOS 5.0.1? Take your complaints to Apples official support forums, not the police. A 48-year-old man from Bristol, Illinois is now in police custody after calling 911 five times to belly-ache about his broken iPhone. Its not exactly clear what was wrong with Michael Alan Skopecs iPhone, but he apparently called police emergency operators five times in the  [Read More…]