This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Monetize your Mobile App and Gain Fame and Recognition.
With mobile becoming a hotbed for innovation, Saltmarch Media supported by Intel® AppUpSM developer program, is proud to announce the App Pitch contest in support of new ideas emanating from the Indian mobile developer ecosystem. App Pitch offers you the chance at glory, fame and the potential to meet the people that can take your app to the next level. App Pitch will culminate at Mobile Developer Summit 2010, to be held at Nimhans Convention Center, Bangalore, India, 10 November 2010.
The App Pitch contest is open to both individual developers residing in India, as well as application development companies registered in India. It does not take more than 5 minutes to file your application using the form: http://www.developermarch.com/mods/contest.html#Submityourpitch. Post a one paragraph pitch for your app, then link to your app’s web site and your Twitter (twitter) page. The app must be live in a mobile app store and be available for download.
The list of the top 25 apps will be published from mobiledevelopersummit.com on Wednesday, November 3 2010; each of the top 25 applicants will win Saltmarch branded wrist watches. The top 25 applicants will be given a Rs. 10,000/- incentive to port their apps to the Intel® AppUpSM developer program redeemable once the app is validated and published on the Intel AppUp center. The top 6 applicants will have the unique opportunity to pitch their app in front of 1000+ developers, tech industry executives and investors. The winner will receive a Netbook and Rs. 25000/- prize money, courtesy Intel® AppUpSM developer program.