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AT&T devCentral Fast-Pitch 2009 Platinum Awards

Another Contest!


Don’t miss your chance to pitch your cutting-edge mobile app, service, or content to AT&T for a chance to win a share of $70,000 in cash prizes, the opportunity to go-to-market with AT&T, and the coveted title of 2009 Fast-Pitch Platinum Award winner.

devCentral, the AT&T Developer Program, will be hosting the Fast-Pitch Platinum Awards for consumer and enterprise developers at CTIA Wireless at the Las Vegas Convention Center, April 1-3, 2009. These awards are designed to recognize the innovation, creativity, and skill of the mobile development community.

Submissions for the contest are due by 11:59:59 PM Pacific Time, March 10, 2009. Learn more about the awards and enter soon!

To ensure consideration, it is highly encouraged that you enter the contest now even if you are not ready to submit your full application yet. You can then return to the Fast-Pitch registration site to submit your application before the entry deadline of 11:59:59 PM Pacific Time, March 10, 2009.

Selected contest entrants will pitch and demonstrate their solutions to a panel of AT&T decision makers in a private meeting at CTIA Wireless 2009 in Las Vegas.

Go to the Fast-Pitch registration site for complete contest rules, descriptions and details for consumer and enterprise categories, and to sign up!

Got an App? We want to see it!

As one of the sponsors for our WIP Jam Sessions, Symbian has welcomed any developers out there with an exciting contest for any developers out there:

Show your S60 5th Edition app at Symbian Foundation Stand @ Mobile World Congress next month

Do you have an exciting Symbian OS application based on S60 5.x that you want to show off to the world? If so then we would like to invite you to present your solution at the Application Spotlight demo area on the Symbian Foundation stand at Mobile World Congress, 16-19 February 2009 in Barcelona.

This is a great opportunity to let the world know about your S60 5th Edition application! In addition, we’ll give successful applications two free exhibition tickets to MWC (valued at €599 each).

To find out more, please click here.

Please note that the deadline for applying is January 23rd, or this Friday.

Smaato 2008 Mobile Advertising Award - Winners

I had the pleasure of being a jury member for the 2008 Smaato 2008 Mobile Advertising Award.  A great competition to showcase some great examples in mobile advertising, which is going to be a major source of revenue for our apps.

Smaato Advertising Awards

Smaato Advertising Awards

And the Winners….. drum roll:  Congratulations to DialPlus! the Smaato Mobile Advertising Award winner for 2008!

Among the 11 Finalists, the Jury selected DialPlus as their favorite mobile application. San Diego based DialPlus won over the jury with its application that is showing visual information from the web for a phone number before, during and after a call.

As the winner, DialPlus gets free booth participation with Smaato at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and will have introductions to four first-class VC partners.

Finalist company Aka Aki (Berlin, Germany) will receive a special prize for participating with a free booth at the M-Days taking place in January in Munich, Germany – selected by the event organizer.

Meet Smaato and DialPlus at Booth 7A38 at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain taking place February 16-19, 2009!  For further information about the Smaato Award please visit : www.smaato.com/award and download the Award brochure.