The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has announced its “Safer Products App Challenge,” a contest under section 105 of the America COMPETESReauthorization Act of 2011, which calls on innovators to create application (apps) and tools that raise awareness of consumer product safety reports and recalls of consumer products submitted through the agency’s Website, SaferProducts.gov. CPSC will award $1,000 to one winner in each of the following four categories:“Best Mashup with Online Auction Sites,”“Best Mashup with Online Product Reviews,”“Best Mashup with Search,” and “Most Innovative.”Entries will be accepted until April 28, 2014, and judging will be complete on or around June 30. Winners are expected to be announced during an awards ceremony in July or August. See Federal Register, January 22, 2014.