Boca Raton, FL (PRWEB) October 6, 2007
Crawler, LLC announces the launch of a computer wallpaper contest which emphasizes the importance of youth engagement and involvement in the Canadian democratic process. Co-sponsors of the contest include Apathy is Boring and Dose.ca, each making contributions by extending the outreach to Canadian citizens and providing valuable prizes for the winning entries. The contest runs October 3rd through midnight November 2nd, 2007.
"We want to make this contest a fun experience for everyone," said Skip Middleton, Executive VP of Crawler, LLC. "Participants will be creating entries that engage, motivate and educate fellow citizens of the democratic process. We envision that this contest will help foster an attitude in young voters that every vote really does matter." More information about the contest can be found in the news section of Crawler, LLC's website at http://www.crawler.com.
Crawler, LLC will be creating wallpapers and a screensaver slideshow of the winning entries, making them available for download at Crawler, LLC's FunUtilities.com and Apathy is Boring websites upon conclusion of the contest. Additionally, Crawler, LLC's sister company, Inbox.com, a leading free webmail service, will be promoting the contest to its Canadian users.
Any Canadian between the ages of 18 and 35 is invited to create and submit an original image to be used as desktop wallpaper that addresses one of three themes surrounding art and democracy. All submissions are to be suitable for all ages and respect all copyright and intellectual property right laws. Full guidelines, specs and a downloadable contest helper kit can be found at the Apathy is Boring website at http://www.apathyisboring.com/en/make_it_happen/action_alerts/98.
Judging will be conducted by a panel selected by Apathy is Boring, who will select five finalists. The finalists' submissions will be posted on the Apathy is Boring website where users will vote for their favorites. The top three will receive prizes.
Winning participants will walk away with cash prizes provided by Crawler, LLC, an iPod and other swag courtesy of Dose.ca, concert tickets, exclusive music, cool Apathy is Boring gear and the pride of having their wallpaper available for download on the Apathy is Boring and Crawler, LLC's FunUtilities.com websites.
About Crawler, LLC:
Crawler, LLC is a leading innovator of search technology and software applications focusing on rich, interactive experiences and safety for consumers and businesses. Crawler products are meticulously developed and are highly ranked by industry experts and users alike. The company is dedicated to the idea that everyone worldwide should have access to free software. Crawler, LLC is one of a family of companies in the Xacti™ Group. Xacti has a global mission to create and operate a diversified portfolio of scalable businesses through the innovative use of technology. To learn more, visit http://www.crawler.com and http://www.xacti.com.
Apathy is Boring
Note to editors: Crawler and FunUtilities.com are trademarks of Crawler, LLC. Inbox.com is a trademark of Inbox.com, Inc.