Verizon entices app developers
Verizon Wireless is offering a $50,000 for the top app for V Cast Apps.
In attempt to fill its upcoming
Apps should fall under one of five categories: Connect, Entertain, Guide, Save Time, and Enhance Living. Apps must be new to that RIM BlackBerry platform and they must work on the
Besides the $50,000 prize, the winner will get 200 percent of the application's revenue for one year (Verizon will cut you off at $100,000) plus a "featured spot" (whatever that means) when the V Cast Apps launches later this year.
Developers can submit applications starting Friday through September 20. Members of the Verizon Developers Conference will pick by the category semifinalists by October 6 at which point online voting for the category winner will begin. The judges will then announce the grand-prize winner on October 30.