Samsung announces winners of Samsung Smart App Challenge 2012
Karachi (Saturday, November 24, 2012) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd announced the winners of the Samsung Smart App Challenge 2012, a global contest for developers to create new App experiences for the Galaxy Note and Galaxy Tab series of smart mobile devices.
The contest was divided into two categories, ‘Samsung Apps Super Apps’ and ‘Best S Pen Apps’ and ran from May to September.
In the ‘Best S Pen Apps’ category a judging panel of experts selected the winners, while in the ‘Samsung Apps Super Apps’ category, the winning entries were determined by consumer sales.
Entries from 70 countries were received and 80 apps were chosen as the final winners. The Smart App Challenge allowed Samsung Electronics and application developers to work together as partners to grow and strengthen the ecosystem for Samsung smart mobile devices, said WonPyo Hong Executive Vice President of Media Solution Centre, Samsung Electronics.
The developers of the winning entries will be rewarded with a record prize from a cash pool worth $4.08 million alongside a variety of additional marketing and promotional benefits. (Press Release)