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Firefighters face off in national contest

As part of the nationwide Firefighter Combat Challenge, teams of firefighters showed up at the U.S. Air Force Academy for two days of gear-laden racing.

By Jun. 29, 2009

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Filling the gaps: Microsoft contest locates new prime numbers

Prime numbers are endlessly fascinating to computing and math fans, and there's an infinite supply of them. A Microsoft contest succeeds in fleshing out the list of primes that aren't actually the largest.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Design contest seeks geeky garb for Comic-Con catwalk

Her Universe, purveyor of sci-fi stuff for women, will choose 30 contestants to compete on the Comic-Con catwalk for a chance to co-design a retail fashion collection.

By Mar. 28, 2014

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Siri battles Google Now in new contest

The two voice assistants were pitted against each other in a series of challenges from analyst Gene Munster.

By Dec. 10, 2013

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First iPad Mini vs. Retina: No contest

Going from the original iPad Mini to the Retina Mini is pretty jarring. Use the new Mini once and the old one is doorstop material.

By Nov. 30, 2013

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Esurance Twitter contest goes viral but ties company to offensive tweets

In a post-Super Bowl campaign, the insurance company said it would give $1.5 million to someone who used its hashtag. Any tweet could be eligible. And then came the garbage.

By Feb. 3, 2014

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Beautiful space photography tops Australian contest

Take a scroll through the amazing images that came out on top in this year's David Malin Awards, a prestigious Australian contest honoring excellence in astrophotography.

By Jul. 15, 2013

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Winners of Pogo mobile-art contest: You drew that with a stylus?

Submissions to this year's Pogo Art Contest, which tasks creatives with drawing original work on an iPad or other iOS device, prove that the stylus can be just as mighty as the pencil or paintbrush.

By Sep. 16, 2013

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Students blast off in egg payload rocket contest

One hundred teams battled for the crown in the Team America Rocketry Challenge over the weekend. Only one rocket was victorious.

By May. 13, 2013

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Netgear entices developers with million-dollar app contest

Netgear announces an app development contest with a $1 million, 40-year-annuity grand prize, to seek innovative, creative apps for use with its smart home routers and NAS servers.

By May. 1, 2013