This Is How the FTC Wants Us to Save Ourselves From Obnoxious Robocalls

Way back in October, the Federal Trade Commission admitted impotence against the ever-tenacious robocall and essentially begged the nation to find some way to make the madness stop. With a cool $50,000 tossed in to sweeten the deal, two winners have, at last, surfaced: meet Nomorobo and the decidedly less catchy… » 4/02/13 1:14pm 4/02/13 1:14pm

Figure Out Google's Puzzle and Win a Nexus S (Or a Chrome Netbook?)

The Google Nexus Twitter account will post a puzzle in just a few minutes, at 12EST. If you're the first to person to figure out and Tweet the answer back at them, they'll give you a free Nexus S. And at their event yesterday there was some talk of giving away Chrome netbooks to puzzle winners, too, so if you keep… » 12/08/10 11:56am 12/08/10 11:56am

Make a Video About the Science Story that Inspired You and Win a Trip…

The Rose Center For Earth and Space at the American Museum of Natural History is celebrating its 10th anniversary next month, and the museum wants to fly YOU and a friend out to celebrate it. All you have to do is make a video about the scientific breakthrough that has inspired you most. The science can be in any… » 9/10/10 3:45pm 9/10/10 3:45pm