djuice Launches Apportunity 2014 to Promote Local App Developers
The youth brand of Telenor Pakistan, Djuice announces the launch of Apportunity 2014. Telenor Djuice Apportunity 2014 is a competition that is set for all Pakistani students and software developers in order to create mobile phone applications (apps). Djuice Apportunity 2014 will promote all of the Djuice application developers.
For the past two successive years, Djuice has been organizing this competition. It has gained huge fame amongst the youth across Pakistan. Djuice has partnered with Microsoft this year in order to help fetch the competition to the Windows Phone platform in addition to the previously well-liked Google Android and Apple iOS platforms. To accomplish main university incubation centers, Microsoft is also supporting Djuice so that quality app submissions could be encouraged. In addition, for the first time, with the aid of Pakistan Software House Association (P@SHA), Djuice is opening the competition to software houses, too. All across Pakistan, The brand team will be visiting universities in order to carry out mentoring sessions in order for users to work together with industry experts and process their app ideas.
Farid Ahmed, Director Marketing, Telenor, While sharing his glee, said, “Through this competition, we mean to give opportunities to the young talent to get novelty and creativeness and facilitate them to have a major share in the worldwide mobile application market. We anticipate that Apportunity, besides being a thrilling contest, will present novel ideas to force our goal of bringing internet for all”.
At the Digital Winners Global App Developer Challenge 2014 in Oslo, Norway, The winner of the competition Djuice opportunity 2014 will capture an opportunity to present their app. Not only this, the winner will get an opportunity to win a grand cash prize of $33,000. Djuice Pakistan will furnish them a consolation of Rs. 200,000 worth of prizes if in case the contestant does not succeed at the event. The runner-up in Pakistan will also receive Rs. 200,000 worth of prizes.
A new category “Best Internet App: has also been introduced in this contest that will present its winner to win Rs. 100,000 worth of prizes. At Microsoft Innovation Centre Pakistan, Nokia Lumia handsets and internships will also be awarded by Djuice to the winners of each category of this contest.
Visit this link: www.djuice.com.pk/apportunity in order To participate in the competition, terms of services, FAQs and submission of app ideas. July 10, 2014 is the deadline for entries. Till August 2014, app submission will be entertained. By the end of August 2014, the winner of Djuice Apportunity 2014 will be announced.