APITools Announces APItools Middleware Contest
With APIs continuing to be an increasingly important tool for developers and businesses of all types and sizes, APItools today announced it is accepting submissions for its APItools Middleware Contest to engage developers in making APIs even more awesome and useful. The contest runs from November 3rd through November 30th and will feature $1500 cash and prizes. As an added bonus, the results of the contest will help increase the amount and types of middleware available to be used by developers. You can register here. More information on contest rules, instructions and code of conduct can be found here.
Contestants are invited to use APItools to submit middleware that can win in three categories including:
· Absolute Winner - Make Using APIs More Awesome Prize: $1000 The best middleware based on importance and popularity of problems solved, quality of code, simplicity of solution (elegance?) and creativity.
· Make API Of Your Choice More Awesome Prize: $250 Amazon Gift Card The best middleware based on importance and popularity of problems solved and quality of code for a specific API
· Middleware-App Combination Prize: $250 Amazon Gift Card The best original and creative middleware combining two or more APIs that solves a real problem.