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Reddit gets $50 million in funding, will share bounty with community

In true Reddit fashion, the social news site says it will share 10 percent of equity from the Series B funding round with its community members.

By September 30, 2014

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​Microsoft, Blackphone launch bug bounties

Tech titan and privacy-focused upstart announce an ongoing open season against bugs in an effort to improve security.

By September 24, 2014

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Uber indicted in South Korea two weeks after official launch

CEO Travis Kalanick is named in the indictment, which accuses the ride-sharing service of violating public transportation law.

By December 23, 2014

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Google bug bounty brings patches for 31 Chrome flaws

Thousands of dollars have been awarded to bug hunters for the Chrome 34 release who reported 31 flaws, 19 deemed critical.

By April 9, 2014

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Black-hole telescope gazes at the sun through X-ray eyes

An X-ray telescope designed to hunt for black holes takes a look at the sun and helps NASA deliver an intense portrait of our closest star.

By December 23, 2014

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BeeWi brings bounty of Bluetooth gadgets to CES 2014

The European company's fighting robots, versatile headphones, and app controlled LED lights shined the brightest at CES 2014.

By January 5, 2014

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Microsoft, Facebook unite for Internet Bug Bounty program

The companies are teaming up to reward people who find vulnerabilities in certain Web applications. Among the challenges? Hack the Internet.

By November 7, 2013

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Yahoo revamps bug bounty policy after 'T-shirtgate'

It seems your security might be worth more than $12.50 after all. Yahoo's security team previews a new vulnerability reporting policy with rewards between $150 and $15,000.

By October 3, 2013

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Yahoo offers its first tepid bug bounty

The good news about Yahoo's security team is that it's finally offering bounties for independent researchers who uncover bugs. The bad news is that the bounty itself isn't exactly competitive.

By September 30, 2013

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Hoverboards and hobbits: 10 geek events of 2014 that rocked our nerdy world

From Groot swings to jetpacks, 2014 goosed our geeky hearts with zombie-proof cabins, comets, "Star Wars" and delicious crowdfunded potato salad.

By December 17, 2014