DARPA's best unTerminator builders take web giant's coin
24 Mar 2014
How to Poo on a Date wins odd book title of the year
Award-winning book answers the question of our time
24 Mar 2014
Cambs prof scoops $3m Fundamental Physics prize
For working on 'unification of the fundamental physical forces of the UNIVERSE'
16 Dec 2013
Brit boson boffin Higgs bags Nobel with eponymous deiton
Colleague joins Poirot as memorable Belgian
08 Oct 2013
Giant human-powered quadricopter wins $250,000 Sikorsky Prize
VideoIt took 33 years to accomplish the winning one-minute flight
12 Jul 2013
Netflix cracks wallet to spur open source cloud development
$200,000 of prize money for devs building 'the missing piece of AWS'
14 Mar 2013
Mail.ru tycoon, Silicon Valley titans announce $3m life science prizes
Yuri Milner teams up with Zuck, Brin and Levinson
20 Feb 2013
Stephen Hawking gets $3m physics prize from Mail.ru tycoon
'Failed physicist' Russian tech baron throws millions at CERN boffins too
11 Dec 2012
US boffins get Nobel for work on cell receptors
'I didn't believe it till I heard five Swedish accents'
10 Oct 2012
Orange pulls out of women's Fiction
No longer the only kind of fruit
22 May 2012
'I'm no visionary': Torvalds up for $1.3m life-changing gong
Anyone who's used the Linux supremo's Git tool certainly agrees
20 Apr 2012
£1m 'Nobel prize of engineering' named after the Queen
Blighty plc looks to inject some glory into technology
17 Nov 2011
Minecraft upstages Portal 2 in arty game prize
31 Oct 2011
New sensitive space gloves: NASA spends wad freely
Glovely cash for astro haberdashers
23 Nov 2009
El Reg launches 'Comment of the Week'
CoTWThe prize? Something sour for you lot to suck on...
23 Oct 2009
NASA: Tell us how to spend $4m pa on tech contests
Perhaps a prize for the best answer?
29 Sep 2009
Google slips Reg reader £500k!!!!!
Really doing no evil during '10 Years Anniversary Awards'
02 Jun 2009
German methanol unit wins Pentagon portable-power prize
Fuel-cell/battery combos sweep the rankings
07 Oct 2008