October 26 is coming fast. This is your chance to be one of the first
Windows 8 Apps in the new Windows Store. Submit your app and get
feedback from developers like you. Review other apps and ask and answer
questions on Stack Overflow. Unlock achievements for participating and
get a piece of over $15,000 in Windows 8 prizes for the best apps and
most helpful reviewers.
Develop an app for your chance at the Grand Prize: $5000 cash,
promotion for your app in MSDN Flash, an interview on Microsoft
DevRadio, and more. Runners-up can also win a $500 cash prize, a tablet
running Windows RT or a copy of Windows 8. Read about the Developer Contest You don’t have to develop an app to win. Vote for apps, leave
feedback, ask and answer questions on Stack Overflow, and you’ll be
eligible for prizes including tablets running Windows RT, copies of
Windows 8, and a special limited-edition Stack Overflow t-shirt. Read about the Reviewer Contest
At the end of the contest, a panel of Microsoft and Stack Exchange
judges will select two Grand Prize Apps from among the top-voted apps.
The Grand Prize winners will receive:
$5,000 Cash Grand Prize Feature in MSDN Flash and Microsoft’s DevRadio Promotion in Microsoft’s User Community
MSDN Flash is Microsoft’s premier technical newsletter that reaches
600,000 developers every week. Your app will be written up and reviewed
DevRadio brings you the latest in software development news. You
will have the chance be interviewed and be able to pitch your app to
about 10,000 listeners!
Microsoft User Community is a network of technology professionals
and enthusiasts that reaches over 45,000 people on Facebook and Twitter.
Your app will be shared with developers and consumers alike!
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