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Microsoft announces $250,000 ‘BlueHat Prize’ contest for security innovation.

Microsoft ditches bug bounties and goes after the bigger security picture with a $250,000 BlueHat prize contest

Computing

Movie made on smartphone is world’s largest stop-motion animation

A stop-motion animation made using the Nokia N8 smartphone has been officially recognized as the world's largest movie of its kind, with one scene stretching across 11,000 square feet.

Mobile

Call of Duty: Black Ops announces fourth, all zombie map-pack ‘Rezurrection’

Activision announced that an all-zombie fourth map pack for Call of Duty: Black Ops is on the way featuring one new zombie map, and four, older re-mastered zombie maps.

Gaming

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 to hold a $1 million tournament

The upcoming Call of Duty XP event in Los Angeles will feature a Modern Warfare 3 multiplayer tournament with $1 million in cash prizes.

Gaming

Green Lantern 2 in the works and Flash script is moving forward

Despite slightly abysmal box office numbers, Warner Bros. appears to be going ahead with a Green Lantern sequel that will be “edgier and darker.” A possible adaptation of the superhero Flash is also moving ahead, thanks to a “solid script.”

Movies & TV

Undetweetable ups accountability on Twitter by saving tweets forever

There's no taking your foot out of your mouth now: Undetweetable scratches every comment out of a Twitter account down in stone, with no option to delete.

Social Media

Instagram hits 150 million photos, still behind Flickr, Facebook

Instagram continues to storm the photo-sharing market with sharp increases in user and upload numbers.

Mobile

Viral video: Digital dance crew Team iLuminate blows everyone’s minds

With the help of LEDs, el-wires and a talented software engineer, the Team iLuminate dance crew is taking "America's Got Talent" competition by storm.

Cool Tech

Motorola Droid 3 Review

The Motorola Droid 3 offers excellent battery life, speed and one of the best Android keyboards ever, but its lack of 4G and poor screen prevent it from steamrolling the…

  • Pros: Fantastic slide-out keyboard with number row , Larger 4-inch…
  • Cons: No 4G LTE , Screen quality is poor , Camera takes washed-out…

Nintendo President apologizes for 3DS price drop

Nintendo President Satoru Iwata issues a personal apology, as the company continues to deal with the backlash from 3DS owners after lowering the price of the handheld system 30-percent.

Gaming

IBuyPower BTS11 takes gamers back to school

IBuyPower's new Gamer Power BTS11 aims at student gamers on a budget, offering a liquid-cooled desktop with Nvidia GeForce GTX 550 Ti graphics starting at $999.

Computing

Fjällräven Greenland Jacket falls ahead of the pack in style and functionality

Get classic looks, quality craftsmanship, and rain protection with the ever-versatile Fjällräven Greenland Jacket.

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Scientists develop fail-proof date-rape drug detector

A pair of Israeli scientists claim to have developed the first-ever "100 percent accurate" date-rape drug detector.

Cool Tech

Time Inc., bringing all 21 U.S. titles to tablets

Time plans to launch tablet editions of all 21 of its U.S. magazine titles - including Entertainment Weekly and InStyle - by the end of the year.

Cool Tech

Lookout: 3 in 10 smartphone users will encounter malware this year

Mobile security firm Lookout says up to a million Android users got hit with malware in the first half of 2011.

Android Army