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Boy bug hunter nabs $3,000 from Mozilla

A 12-year-old discovers a rather serious security flaw in Firefox. And thankfully, Mozilla recently raised its bug bounty from a lowly $500.

By October 23, 2010


Hunters shoot down Google cables

Google's attempt at connecting its data centers to carry its huge load is jeopardized by hunters who regularly shoot down the fiber links between those centers.

By September 22, 2010


Online scammers rip off bargain hunters

Automotive News reports on fake used car Web sites.

By July 12, 2010


Microsoft: Apple wanted 'Laptop Hunters' ads pulled

Redmond's chief operating officer recounts a phone call he says he got from Apple's legal department, demanding the removal of the TV spots.

By July 15, 2009


Facebook shutting down March 15 (or April 1)

Even IT security firm Sophos deems it necessary to reassure people that, contrary to a Weekly World News report, Facebook will not disappear March 15.

By January 9, 2011


CES: Motion control tech powered by your eyes

It's like Kinect, but instead of dancing around and using your whole body to control a game, you just look around. The guys at Waterloo Labs showed us how their very preliminary technology works with a prototype they brought to CES.

By January 6, 2011


More privacy suits against Apple may be coming

Apple is facing one privacy lawsuit brought by a user earlier this week, but one lawyer predicts more are on the way as consumers turn to the courts to protect their privacy.

By December 30, 2010


Cyber Monday bargain hunters out earlier

Shoppers hit e-commerce sites early Monday, and traffic is already surpassing last year's peak, according to initial data from Akamai.

By November 30, 2009


Dungeon Defenders with Infinity Blade engine to hit Android and iPhone

Dungeon Defenders, a mobile game built on Infinity Blade's Unreal Engine, will be out for iOS and Android before Christmas.

By November 23, 2010


Microsoft's joy: Apple responds to 'Laptop Hunters'

In the first direct swipe at Microsoft's anti-Mac "Laptop Hunters" advertising campaign, Apple talks viruses, crashes, and headaches.

By May 13, 2009