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Google boosts Turing Award computing prize to $1 million

Computer scientists no longer need have Nobel envy -- at least financially. A Google cash infusion quadrupled the size of the top computer science prize.

By November 14, 2014

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Get 100 free MP3 albums from Microsoft

"We'll see your one free album, Google, and raise you a hundred!" The catch? Windows 8 and Windows Phone users only.

By November 26, 2014

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Efficient, useful blue-light LED draws Nobel Prize in physics

Three researchers helped revolutionize lighting with vastly better energy efficiency and brightness. The light-emitting diodes also are used in data storage, TVs and smartphones.

By October 7, 2014

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Here's your chance to win* a prize from A-Audio!

Enter for your shot at a pair of super dee-luxe Legacy over-the-ear headphones or Elite HD earphones.

By October 6, 2014

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Crave giveaway: iPhone 6 accessories aplenty

Win $250 worth of fun iPhone accoutrements, including a case, a cleaning tool, a speaker and a little Bluetooth remote that lets you take smartphone photos without holding your phone.

By November 28, 2014

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All hacking eyes on the prize money at CanSecWest

Nearly $4 million in prize money between Pwnium and Pwn2Own drives more attention than ever to the two hacking contests, as Google crosses the $3 million security award mark.

By March 13, 2014

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Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Two members of the Norwegian parliament say NSA whistle-blower Edward Snowden has made "a critical contribution" to restoring the balance between national security and civil liberties.

By January 29, 2014

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Appliance Science: The illuminating physics behind LED lights

LED lights are the latest thing in home lighting, using less energy and lasting longer than their incandescent cousins. How do they work? Find out in the latest installment of Appliance Science.

By November 18, 2014

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Cheapskate giveaway: Enter for a Chance to Win a sweet prize from Lenovo!

Could you use a brand-spankin'-new laptop? Tablet? Convertible? Lenovo is giving away one of each! And to enter, all you have to do is answer a question.

By November 18, 2013

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Tsk, tsk, Tizen: How Samsung's OS stumbled -- and aims to rise again

The Korean electronics giant is shifting gears again with its troubled mobile operating system. It's now aiming for affordability as a key characteristic of Tizen smartphones.

By November 19, 2014