WindowsPhoneGeek partners with Nokia: Announces a Windows Phone App Competition

Nokia and WindowsPhoneGeek are partnering to organize the Lumia Geek 8 Week Challenge ! The competition is open to developers worldwide who publish a new or significantly updated app to the Windows Phone Store between 13th November 2012 and 8th January 2013 ! The entry must use either Windows Phone 7.5 or Windows Phone 8.

Prizes are quite attractive includingTrip for 2 to MWC in Barcelona 2013. Includes: Airfare, Hotel Accommodations, & Event Passe“, passes for MWC, Nokia Lumia Devices and much more.

Entries will be judged on

  • Awesome! (quality and functionality)
  • Sleek! (usability and creativity)
  • Wow! (uniqueness, novelty value and innovation)
  • $$$! (commercial viability)

1st Prize

  • Trip for 2 to MWC in Barcelona. Includes: Airfare, Hotel Accommodations, & Event Passes
  • App Demo @ WIPJam @ MWC
  • Customized Nokia Lumia Device & Nokia Gear
  • $300 ad credit on Nokia’s Ad Exchange (NAX)
  • 1 Year Free Subscription to Nokia’s Premium Developer Program (NPDP)

2nd Prize

  • 1 Free Pass for MWC
  • Accommodations @ special “WIP Developer Pad” in Barcelona
  • App Demo @ WIPJam @ MWC
  • Nokia Lumia Device & Gear
  • $200 ad credit on Nokia’s Ad Exchange (NAX)
  • 1 Year Free Subscription to Nokia’s Premium Developer Program (NPDP)

3rd Prize

  • App Demo @ WIPJam @ MWC
  • Nokia Lumia Device & Gear
  • $100 ad credit on Nokia’s Ad Exchange (NAX)
  • 1 Year Free Subscription to Nokia’s Premium Developer Program (NPDP)

“Best Lumia Technology Showcase”

This prize will be awarded for the best usage of core Lumia features.
Can you make something cool with the Lumia camera & imaging, NFC, Nokia Maps & Location or Nokia Music APIs?
Maybe you can mash them all up to make something amazing.

  • App Demo @ WIPJam @ MWC
  • Customized Nokia Lumia Device & Nokia Gear
  • $200 ad credit on Nokia’s Ad Exchange (NAX)
  • 1 Year Free Subscription to Nokia’s Premium Developer Program (NPDP)

“People’s Choice Awards”

If you can get the most votes this could be yours, tell your friends to get voting!

  • Nokia Lumia Device & Gear
  • $50 ad credit on Nokia’s Ad Exchange (NAX)
  • 1 Year Free Subscription to Nokia’s Premium Developer Program (NPDP)

So, what are you waiting for, get coding to win!

The full terms and prizes you can find here.

You can Enter the competition here.



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