The Cocktail and movilforum Open invite to the competition of mobile mashups

6:36 AM Edited by Blony

. The Cocktail and Open movilforum, an initiative that promotes the development of free projects on mobility sponsored by Movistar, are organizing the 4th. competition for mobile mashups, a great opportunity for independent developers to experiment with different APIs and develop projects with innovative and useful mobile component.

You can create any service which can be accessed through a graphical interface, SMS, voice, etc.. You can use PHP, Perl, Python, Java, Ruby,. NET framework and any other participant that you want. There is no limitation on the theme of the project, but the jury will assess its usefulness, ease of use and interest.

To this end, the contestants can use if they wish, platforms and OPUCE EZWeb movilforum Open to offers. The winners will be those who meet the primary requirement for the proposed use of Open APIs movilforum, and the more you use, you get the highest score.

Other objectives will be qualifying the practical usefulness of the project and to resolve problems and normal individuals. The degree of innovation of the project. The variety and quantity of technical solutions used (different APIs, different libraries, etc). The degree of completion of the written code: to clean and efficient. Furthermore, to maintain the spirit of the competition, the code is present to contest the contestants will be licensed under Apache 2.0 license for the purpose of the contest.

The contest ends on March 17, and 10,000 euros in prize money (5,000 euros for the first 3,000 euros and 2,000 euros andalusia andalusia second third) will be delivered March 26 at the third edition of the Mobility barcamp Madrid, Spain.