Waltham, MA – October 21, 2011 – Telerik, an end-to-end provider of tools for software development and content management solutions, today announced the 25 top apps from the Windows Phone Unleashed Events that will participate in the contest for Telerik’s Grand Prize - $5000. Another $300 prize will be awarded to the application selected with the community’s vote.
Windows Phone 7 Unleashed Events, a series of hands on programming events, were organized by Microsoft and the local .NET User Groups throughout the US from May to July 2011. Telerik is sponsoring the events’ Grand Prize and has also provided free licenses of RadControls for Windows Phone for all participants.
“We are very happy that we have been given the opportunity to sponsor the Unleashed Events and to show our commitment to support the Windows Phone 7 development ecosystem,” said Valentin Stoychev, Product Manager at the Telerik Windows Phone team.
The Grand Prize winner will be randomly selected and the app with the most votes in Twitter will win the community vote. More details about the competition are available here.
About RadControls for Windows Phone
RadControls for Windows Phone is a UI suite built from the ground up for the Windows Phone 7 Operating System offering controls and capabilities that are currently not available in the UI Toolbox for Windows Phone 7 and not even in the OS. The suite is trusted by a number of customers whose apps are in the top selling positions on the Windows Phone Marketplace.
You can download a free trial of RadControls for Windows Phone here.
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