Arlington, Va. - The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced the launch of a new Mobile Apps Showdown at the 2011 International CES.
Nominations for the competition, now in its second year at CES, are now open, and mobile application developers can submit entries to be judged by a panel of tech experts, CEA said. Final-round judging will take place live at CES, held Jan. 6-9, 2011, in Las Vegas. The winner will be announced on Jan. 8, 2011.
To enter the competition, visit
. Winners will be picked from each of five platform categories: Android, Blackberry, iPhone, Nokia and Palm Web OS. There will be a winner from the online voters as well as from the live audience vote at the Showdown at CES, CEA said.
Early submissions earn early-bird savings and enhanced exposure on the Mobile Apps Showdown website, as well as other media opportunities, it added. Those who enter before July 15 will have the submission fee reduced from $1,000 to $800.