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Qualcomm’s $750k QPrize: Get your submission in soon

Now then, attention all startups, Qualcomm’s QPrize team are now ready to accept submissions. This is a simply fantastic opportunity to add a good amount of resource to your coffers. Indeed, just being involved is most certainly worth the effort because of the networking! Although the winning is good, I know a few companies who […]

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Ankit From Micello Wins The Appnation Conference Pod Competition

Congratulations to Ankit Agarwal. He was one of 7 mobile developers who entered the Appnation Conference Pod competition. Ankit wins a Pod (like a small booth/stand) at the Appnation Conference from where he will be able to show off his applications to the influential crowds of developers, analysts, media and business people attending the event. […]

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Calling all Mobile Developers: Win a Pod at Appnation!

If you’re a mobile developer, you should be at the upcoming Appnation Conference in San Francisco, happening on the 13th and 14th of September. I’ve got one exhibition Pod to give away.  The Pod is brilliant — it gives you the ability to show off your wares to the thronging masses. And for all the […]

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Follow-up: Silly Twitter competitions by mobile companies

Yesterday, I was distinctly unimpressed at witnessing how Motorola were executing their social media competition and posted this note as a result: Is giving a prize to celebrate follower numbers really silly? In the post, I wondered what noted social media expert James Whatley made of it. James is Engagement Strategy Director for 1000heads. He […]

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Today’s competition winner is Peter!

Peter Hines (@phineas66) is the winner of today’s Mobile Industry Review Newsletter competition. If you recall, we were giving one of these away: That’s an Amplicom M5010 handset which is 100% ideal for any elderly relative. It’s a simple telephone. Easy to use, massive buttons, loud sound levels, easy to read display and built-in hearing […]

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MWC: An emerging theme?

It really is all about the app stores this year.  Android, Windows, Nokia, Blackberry, Orange – the handset manufacturers and the operators are slowly focusing their attention in this direction, with various flavours of developer support to match. It will, they are confidently asserting, help developers and consumers – with just one place to publish […]

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Win cool stuff and support 2 great charities!

We’ve stashed away some of our best prizes and will be giving them away in charity prize draw on the 10th December so it reaches you in time for Christmas!

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AQL launches developer competition – £3,000 up for grabs

Voice and messaging provider, AQL, are staging a developer competition to both celebrate their 10th anniversary and to stimulate development across the industry. Always good news. Dr Adam Beaumont, top chap at AQL, comments: We’re seeing a host of applications crop up start to use our interfaces, from twitter-like applications and facebook plug-ins through to […]

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You’ve seen the iPhone, now take a look at the competition

I found this ad on the Orange.co.uk site: It made me smile a little. The Bold certainly gives the iPhone a run for it’s money in my book, but the others listed? No. Not even near.

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Mobile Industry Review Show – Episode 19 from Brighton

Mobile Industry Review Show – 19 from Ewan MacLeod on Vimeo. Here, then, is Mobile Industry Review on location. Yes! This Saturday, we headed down to sunny Brighton on the south coast of England, to visit the inaugural social media cafe (“Tuttle Club”) establishing itself in the town. We’ve got a packed episode of pure […]