The word Windows is anonymous to the word class operating system from Microsoft. Windows Phone, the popular version of operating system on mobile phones has launched an interesting contest called Windows Phone Gurus. It provides a platform to shine and get popular.
The contest is open for the young students of India who have a zest for flair and creativity. The Window Phone Gurus Contest has two distinct and fun featured social events. One is called the ‘Share n Learn’ contest and the other is the ‘Learn n Earn’ contest. Registration begins from the 15th of March 2010 and is open till 31st March 2010. Participants can register for both events.
‘Share n Earn’ allows participants to make an application of photographs or quizzes about your latest holiday or the city you live in. If your application gets popular you stand a chance to earn some money of it too. The ‘Learn n Earn’ contest is for participants with a flair for coding. You can write a few introductory lines of the code and the finishing touches will be helped by the team. You can publish your application, sell it online and make profits from it too.Prizes include 5 Windows Phone to the top five entries, and 200 early bird prizes of T-shirts and USB Sticks each. Interested participants can log in to www.windowsphonegurus.com/home.html and register themselves. The contest is open to students of recognized colleges and universities of India only.
To read more about the criteria go to the next page
Winners will be decided by a panel of judges with the marking based on the following criteria:
* Innovation [40%]
* Complexity of coding [30%]
* Windows Mobile Feature Used [30%]
Please refer to the terms and conditions at: http://www.windowsphonegurus.com/terms_conditions.html
-Vaibhav Jhingran, YourStory