The mobile space, in particular, the LBS marketplace, has always had some great developer opportunities in the form of contests. Typically, the contests offer up developers a chance to access free tools, SDKs, and data. Add to the the opportunity to get some great recognition, your app on a deck, and maybe even some cash… lots of cash! Tele Atlas is now promoting a cool opportunity for mobile (LBS) developers – enter Maps In Apps 2007
From Tele Atlas… Location information enhances all kinds of applications – Tele Atlas wants to see your apps This contest is for consumer and business applications that are not LBS focused, but include mapping or location as a functionality enhancement.
– Registration opens July 23rd and closes September 23rd, 2007
– Participation is open to all mobile applications developers using Tele Atlas data
– Up to 3 finalist applications will be showcased on websites and in the Tele Atlas booth at CTIA IT 2007, visitors and attendees will vote for their favorite application
– One grand prize: $25,000 cash, $50,000 in Tele Atlas map data.
Two runners up prizes: $10,000 cash and $20,000 in Tele Atlas map data.
Click here to read the official rules. or jump to http://www.teleatlas.com/LBSSeries/index.htm