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BlackBerry, Mobile Developers: “Apply Your Ideas” and Win $50,000 from Verizon

U.S. wireless carrier Verizon Wireless is holding a contest for mobile application developers, called "Apply Your Ideas," in which it's offering up $50,000 and a featured spot in its upcoming on-device V CAST Apps mobile software store to the developer with "the coolest and most appealing applications." The catch? Eligible apps must be new to the BlackBerry platform--and BlackBerry Storm compatible.
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Al Sacco was a journalist, blogger and editor who covers the fast-paced mobile beat for CIO.com and IDG Enterprise, with a focus on wearable tech, smartphones and tablet PCs. Al managed CIO.com writers and contributors, covered news, and shared insightful expert analysis of key industry happenings. He also wrote a wide variety of tutorials and how-tos to help readers get the most out of their gadgets, and regularly offered up recommendations on software for a number of mobile platforms. Al resides in Boston and is a passionate reader, traveler, beer lover, film buff and Red Sox fan.