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Android Developers Challenge - Final Results

Postby plusminus » Fri Aug 29, 2008 6:24 am

Hello Community,

Google finally releaed the results of the first Android Challenge, which started in April:
:src: http://code.google.com/android/adc_gallery/
These are the Best 10 Applications, winning $275.000:
  • cab4me
    • Konrad Huebner, Henning Boeger
    • Ever been looking for a cab? cab4me is the answer. Anywhere. Anytime.
  • CompareEverywhere
    • Jeffrey Sharkey
    • Shop smarter using your phone. Compare prices, read reviews, and connect with local stores.
  • Ecorio
    • Jeff Kao, Gary Pong, Robert Lam, Taneem Talukdar
    • Ecorio automatically tracks your mobile carbon footprint, suggests transit and carpooling alternatives and lets you stay carbon neutral by offsetting your trips easily.
  • GoCart
    • Rylan Barnes
    • Scan a product's barcode with your phone's camera and view all the best prices online and at nearby, local stores.
  • Life360
    • Chris Hulls, Dilpreet Singh, Luis Carvalho, Phuong Nguyen, Steve Potell
    • From major natural disasters to little things like your child wandering away at the mall, there is a lot you might worry about. Life360 can help.
  • Locale
    • Carter Jernigan, Clare Bayley, Jasper Lin, Christina Wright
    • Locale is an advanced settings manager that automatically changes your phone's settings based on conditions, such as location.
  • PicSay
    • Eric Wijngaard
    • Easy to use image editor that enables you to quickly personalize your pictures and share them with friends or photo sites.
  • Softrace
    • Staffan Kjellberg, Thomas Kjellberg
    • Turn your workout into a thrilling race and challenge the world in real time.
  • TuneWiki
    • TuneWiki Inc.
    • TuneWiki Social Media Player, is an advanced player, featuring synchronized lyrics for audio or video, translation, music maps and a social network.
  • Wertago
    • Kelvin Cheung,Teresa Ko, Peter Ree, Robert Sarvis, Douglas Young
    • The mobile application nightlifers have been waiting for. Find the hottest parties in town and connect with friends and others all night long.
:idea: See all finalists here: http://code.google.com/android/adc_gallery/


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2 missing where not games or dev tools

Postby tberthel » Fri Aug 29, 2008 9:06 am

Shame
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Postby velocity » Fri Aug 29, 2008 10:59 am

The tools look great ! I'm amazed by the projects.
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Re: 2 missing where not games or dev tools

Postby plusminus » Fri Aug 29, 2008 4:29 pm

tberthel wrote:Shame

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Postby tberthel » Fri Aug 29, 2008 5:11 pm

Shame over them not having a game or dev tool. The 2 missing where not games or dev tools that were not in the initial release of 50.

I put it in the subject line last time.
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