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Woman recovers lost purse on bus with assist from apps, cabbie

A woman left her purse on a Brooklyn bus — but got it back after a frantic dash aided by a technology and the kindness of strangers. Stephanie Seiler had just gotten off a B26 in Bushwick and was walking toward her apartment at about 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday when she realized she didn’t have her purse. “I reached for my keys to open my front door, and I realized I didn’t have my keys,” the 43-year-old told The Post. “I didn’t have anything.” The only thing she did have was her phone. So she quickly brainstormed and decided to hail a cab using the Curb app. The cabbie picked her up, and when she told him the situation, he promised to do all he could to help her get it back. As Seiler used the Bus Time app to track the bu ...