Mountain View, California (EastBayDaily) — Appcelerator®, the leading mobile cloud platform for rapidly developing native mobile, desktop, and tablet applications using web technologies, today announced it is giving its mobile developers a chance to win $10,000 in cash for developing a winning app at its CODESTRONGâ¢ 2011 Hackathon.
CODESTRONG is Appcelerator’s first-ever developer conference, and will take place in San Francisco at the Intercontinental Hotel from September 18-20. The conference will focus on the latest innovations in mobile and web development, with 2+ days of compelling keynotes, 25+ breakout sessions, networking with 500+ mobile developers, and – to cap the conference off – a late-night hackathon.
The hackathon is open to all CODESTRONG attendees, and judges will look for innovative mobile apps for iOS, Android, and Blackberry. In addition to the $10,000 first-place award, the top ten most innovative and useful apps will receive other cash and prizes.
Don’t forget to let your friends know so they have a chance to win $10,000 (or get them on your team to help you win) – share the CODESTRONG $10k Hackathon on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn with the hashtag #codestrong.
Save an Additional $200 on CODESTRONG Registration All attendees will have access to more than 25+ in-depth sessions and keynotes at CODESTRONG. Pre-registration is available until August 15th for $799. Registration is open at http://www.CODESTRONG.com.
Appcelerator is also offering a limited quantity of All Access Passes for $999. These premium passes include full conference access, private reception with the Appcelerator co-founders Jeff Haynie and Nolan Wright, “office hours” with Titanium engineers, and one-on-one time with Silicon Valley venture capitalists to talk about what they look for when investing in mobile startups. In addition, all attendees are invited to take the Titanium Certification exam for free (a $295 value).
Save $200 on either of the registration options above by using coupon code “CODESTRONG200” when registering at http://www.codestrong.com.
About Appcelerator Appcelerator is the leading enterprise-grade, cross-platform development solution on the market today, with over 1.5 million developers using its software to power more than 23,000 cloud-connected mobile, desktop, and web applications used by tens of millions of users every day. The company’s flagship offering, Appcelerator Titanium, is the only platform to enable fully native, cross-platform development, from a single codebase, at web development speed for these three platforms. Appcelerator’s customers can leverage their existing skills and open, industry standard technologies to decrease time-to-market and development costs, increase customer adoption and revenues, and enjoy greater flexibility and control. For more information, please visit http://www.appcelerator.com.
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