12 Regional Finalists Selected in BlackBerry Fund Developer Challenge
BlackBerry Partners Fund announced 12 BlackBerry applications that have been selected as Regional Finalists in the third annual BlackBerry Partners Fund “Super Apps” Developer Challenge. They will each receive a finalist prize package valued at almost $35,000 and will be competing for an additional $85,000 in prizing in the fourth and final round of judging, which takes place today.
North American Finalists:
Dictionary and Thesaurus – Dictionary.com
Latin America Finalists:
Vlingo Plus – Voice App
Europe / Middle East / Africa Finalists:
CamCard(Business Card Reader)
Asia Pacific Finalists:
Forum for BlackBerry
Ramadhan Pocket Guide
The Regional Finalists were selected from across seven categories:
Fun & Games
Navigate & Explore
In the Know
The applications were judged on quality, user experience and how effectively they incorporated the “Super App” characteristics, which take advantage of the BlackBerry Application Platform.