12 Year Old Gets $3,000 For Finding Firefox Error

A 12-year-old from San Jose, California scored $3,000 for spotting a bug on Mozilla Firefox, the popular internet browser. The lucky bug-hunter, Alex Miller, showed everyone that being a geek is infact 'in'.

He recently told the San Jose Mercury News that he spent up to 90 minutes a day for 10 days searching for a possible flaw, and 'boy genius' couldn't have chosen a better time to find an error– Firefox just upped there bug-finder reward from $500 to $3,000!