Write a Windows® Phone 7 article or share a Windows® Phone 7 app.
If you've started developing for Windows® Phone 7 and want to share your experience with fellow developers you could win an HTC 7
Surround or an Ultralight Laptop! Not only will you help your fellow developers but you will gain notoriety as a Windows® Phone 7
development guru to our 7 million plus members.
The contest begins November 11th 2010 and runs until March 31st 2011.
Please vote for and view the application demo videos!
1. A New Way to Win - Demo Your App
*A Windows Phone 7 deeplink points users directly to your application details page on Marketplace client, or the Marketplace on-device client. Deeplinking to the Marketplace website is perfect telling users how to find your Windows Phone 7 apps. Join the free Windows Phone 7 Developer Marketplace Program and successfully publish two Windows Phone 7 apps by December 31, 2010 and you could be eligible to get your $99 Marketplace fee refunded! In addition, the Windows Phone 7 Developer Program provides an easy development roadmap, technical trainings, 1-to-1 expert technical support, and marketing and monetization benefits. Join now! If you don’t have a deeplink because you have not submitted your application into marketplace, include in your e-mail to email@example.com "Deeplink Sweeps entry" in place of a deeplink for one entry into the sweepstakes.
What You Could Win
ASUS UL30VT-X1K Laptop with Kindle!
The two ultralight laptops will be awarded to the top Windows® Phone 7 apps submitted based on YouTube votes, and the
Code Project judges final selection. A reasonable US$ equivalent in lieu of the prize may also be awarded.
2. A Code Project Post - Write an Article
HTC 7 Surround!
HTC 7 Surrounds will be awarded to the top rated Windows® Phone 7 posts on Code Project based on member
voting and the Code Project judges final selection. A reasonable US$ equivalent in lieu of the prize may also be awarded.
Demo Video Winners
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www.codeproject.com members can vote on your articles and blog entries. YouTube users can vote on your application demo videos. The articles, blog entries and demo videos that are highest-rated will be assist our judges in determining the final winner.
This competition is open to software development professionals & enthusiasts who are of the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence; however, residents of Quebec and of the following countries are ineligible to participate due to legal constraints: Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria. Employees (or a member of their immediate family) of The Code Project or Microsoft or any of their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising or promotional agencies are also ineligible to participate. Void where prohibited by law.
All articles and blog entries will be posted on The Code Project website for review by members of The Code Project. All application demo videos will be posted on Code Project's YouTube account for review from YouTube users and members of The Code Project. In addition, all entries will be reviewed by judges appointed by The Code Project. A winner will be determined by the judges, after taking into consideration the comments and ranking of entries by members of The Code Project and YouTube, on the basis of which entry best meets the judging criteria set forth below.
Entry is by the normal article submission process or as described above for articles/blog entries on Windows® Phone 7 development. Entry for application videos is to e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with a link to download a demo video. Please read the submission guidelines before submitting your entry.
Lost, late, misdirected, or illegible entries will be disqualified. Any entry containing content that The Code Project deems objectionable for any reason will be disqualified. All decisions of The Code Project with respect to any aspect of the competition, including, without limitation, the eligibility of entries, are final and binding on all entrants in all matters as they relate to this competition. The Code Project reserves its right to modify the Rules and prizes.
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