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Fox and the AppNation developer conference are holding a “Pimp my app” contest to develop a mobile app for the hit TV show “Fringe”. The contest is free to enter and the winer receives $10,000 – so not a bad deal at all.
The contest started yesterday and goes until September 3, and the winners will be announced at the AppNation conference on September 13-14.
According to the contest rules, Fox wants developers to get creative and mix things up, Fringe-style;
“We encourage you to include additional functionality and mash up your app with location-based services and components, augmented reality, streaming of real-time video and data, sharing and messaging functionality, and other added functionality and tools;”
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