This page is for developers who are writing an app for the Nov. 7 Atlanta HTML5 Appathon contest. You must register above for one of the 3 categories to participate in this contest.
If you have any questions, i.e. need a good example ap to get started, need documentation, or any overall support, please feel free to contact Tom (BlackBerry) or Glen (Microsoft)... emails are listed below.
Get the details and RSVP for the judging event here:
Get Started with BlackBerry:
Contact: Tom Anderson (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Get Started with Microsoft
Contact: Glen Gordon (Glen.Gordon@microsoft.com)
First Place BlackBerry Application:
One PlayBook *for each* member of the winning BlackBerry team (up to 5).
$250 in gift cards (5 $50 cards)
***First 5 teams that signup get
One Dev Alpha B for each of the first 5 teams to sign up to code for BlackBerry (5 total). They have to agree to our EULA prior to receiving the Dev Alpha B and show the application during the event to keep the Dev Alpha B after the event.
First Place Windows Mobile Application:
Windows Slate PC
$500 gift card
Get started with Windows 8 development by signing up for our GenerationApp program. Lots of training, samples and resources. Sign up for free at http://aka.ms/genappwin8
Windows 8 will be available Friday, October 26. Install that, then download the free developer tools from http://www.microsoft.com/click/services/Redirect2.ashx?CR_CC=200115764
Get in touch with local Developer Evangelist Glen Gordon via his blog http://glengordon.name