The online brand from Micromax Informatics, ‘YU’ finally unveiled the YU Developers Challenege at DroidCon India. Rahul Sharma announced this contest at DroidCon, which is the biggest convention for Developers Community. ‘YU’ is looking for Indian developers who can create an unique and innovative app on the Android Cyanogen OS.
Key features of the contest:
- The winner gets a grand prize of INR 1,00,000.
- Top Apps will go live on all YU devices with full credits of the developers
- Top ten winners will get merchandise from ‘YU’ and top three winners will get ‘YU’ phones.
Interested developers can submit their apps at YuPlayGod forum. The last date for the contest is 31st December 2014. The submitted apps can be only 30-days old and can fall under the category of Personalization, Camera, Privacy, Battery and Audio. All the submitted apps will be judged on the criteria of App Idea, Code Completeness & Functionality, UI/UX and Memory & Optimization. A panel of YU members will judge all the apps. The results of this contest will be announced on 10th January 2015.
“As we usher into our journey towards revolutionising your smartphones, through this challenge we want to call upon the Developer Community to share their vision of reinvention and ingeniousness with us. As a country, we have an immense pool of talent and CyanogenMod serves as an excellent platform to bring that alive.”, said Rahul Sharma at DroidCon.