Build your dream app today
(PRWEB) February 08, 2013
WHO: Mag+ is a complete digital-publishing ecosystem comprising a plug-in for InDesign CS4-CS6, a powerful web-based backend, and white-labeled reader apps for iOS, Android and Kindle devices. Mag+ has helped hundreds of companies bring beautiful, immersive content to smartphones and tablets. With the new Mag+ iOS SDK, developers have access to a pre-built Mag+ reader engine they can incorporate into another app or customize with any features they can envision.
WHAT: Mag+ invites iOS developers to enter the ”Unleash the Content, Build Your Dream App,” contest. It makes available Mag+’s new iOS SDK to developers worldwide on a non-commercial license to encourage creative development of surprising and innovative apps for the chance to win more than $20,000 in cash and prizes.
- First prize: $2,500 cash and a six-month commercial license for the SDK, a $21,000 value.
- Second prize: $1,000 cash and an iPad Mini
- Third Prize: An iPad Mini
WHEN/WHERE: Registration is open online now here, but developers can learn more at Booth 120D during the show or by attending Mag+’s interactive session:
Feb. 8, 12:30 p.m.: Mag+ Chief Creative Officer Mike Haney and Lead iOS Developer Caleb Jaffa will discuss the platform and answer Qs in a special developers’ track session.
Registration closes on February 10th at 8:00am Eastern.
HOW: Register and learn more about submitting your work here. You will need a GitHub account to access the SDK, which is free at github.com. The final submissions should be archive builds for enterprise or adhoc deployment.
Mag+ is a complete digital-publishing ecosystem comprising a plug-in for InDesign CS4-CS6, a powerful web-based backend, and white-labeled reader apps for iOS, Android and Kindle devices. It gives users the fastest, simplest publishing platform to create content optimized for touchscreen devices, without the need for programming skills. Mag+ premiered on the first iPad in April 2010 with the award-winning Popular Science+. Publishers and creatives have now built more than 800 apps, spanning Mad Magazine, Hemispheres (United Airlines), Toyota, WebMD, Outside, Shape and The Nation.
Mag+ also offers consultancy and creative services via Mag+ Studios. And for those who wish to create bespoke apps, the Mag+ App SDK allows any developer access to the Mag+ reader engine.
From publishers to catalog marketers, design agencies and app developers, Mag+ is ideal for anyone wanting to bring beautiful, immersive content to the millions using the new generation of digital devices.