There’s been a lot of buzz going around about getting your app onto the new Windows Phone 7. But what about good ol’ Windows 7 itself on your PC? It just had its first birthday with 240 MILLION licenses sold! That’s a LOT of eyeballs. Well, I just heard about an offer that will help get some of those eye balls on your application from my teammate Jennifer Marsman out in Michigan. Via Jennifer…
CNET and Windows 7 are offering an amazing opportunity for software developers to be featured in a Microsoft-sponsored showcase on CNET Download.com!
From November 1 to December 6, 2010, we're inviting CNET Download.com software developers to optimize their products for the Windows 7 operating system. To participate, incorporate at least one of the qualifying Windows 7 features and submit the updated product for consideration using this contact form.
- Sensors and Location
- Speech API
- Windows Presentation Foundation
- Silverlight 4.0 (out-of-browser)
- Internet Explorer 9 Pinned Sites
A lot of these features are extremely easy to implement…jumplists can be created in a few lines of code! This is a really great opportunity to possibly get your code featured in the Microsoft-sponsored "Optimized for Windows 7" showcase on CNET Download.com.
Check out http://bit.ly/Win7Optimized for the full details!