Sydney, Australia (PressExposure) November 07, 2009 -- The contest, which runs until December 10th, is open to developers globally including Australia and offers a share in the US$330,000 in prize money for the best new application creations for Samsung mobile phones. Following the global launch of the Samsung Application Store in selected countries in September, the contest aims to drive interest among developers and attract new applications to strengthen the content currently available.
Winning applications will be selected by the end of December 2009. The winning apps will be made available for download, either for free or to purchase, on the Samsung Application Store site, http://www.samsungapps.com
Following the competition, winners will be able to maintain a partnership with Samsung Mobile through a variety of future opportunities, such as participating in Samsungâs mobile programmer support program. This contest is for the Samsung OmniaICON and is open for applications in English and Italian.
âThrough their active participation, Samsung hopes this contest will offer a valuable opportunity for application developers,â said Hosoo Lee, Executive Vice President of Samsungâs Media Solution Center. âWe want them to be able to profit from their work, whilst giving our customers a rich variety of applications to use and customise their phones with. Samsung will continue to host many exciting events to further develop the Samsung Application Store so watch this space.â
For further information please head to the Samsung seller website, http://seller.samsungapps.com.