Win a Chance to Make Your Idea a Reality

5 Winners

  • + App Development Deal revenue-sharing partnership
  • + Windows Phone
  • + Xbox 360 250GB with Kinect
  • + 1-year free App Hub subscription



Fast Track to the Mobile App judges will select five winning app designs to receive an App Development Deal to create the app and sell it in the Windows Phone Marketplace. Winners also receive a Windows Phone device (approx. value $500 US), Xbox 360 with Kinect (US model, approx. value $400 US), and App Hub subscription ($99 US).


The App Development Deal is intended to facilitate development of the winning app designs by getting them on the market via a revenue-sharing partnership with a registered Windows Phone developer. It includes opportunities to:

  • + Have your app developed and sold in the Windows Phone Marketplace.
  • + Pair with a registered Windows Phone developer selected to develop your app.
  • + Work with a Windows Phone maven who understands the phone and platform, and will provide answers about the phone’s capabilities, technical questions, and assist with any software needs.
  • + Have your app showcased on the Core77 Network via articles and ads.




Completed apps are eligible to receive additional marketing and promotion from Microsoft, the App Hub, and at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain.



25 Notable Finalists


  • + Windows Phone
  • + 1-year free App Hub subscription



Notable finalists are the first twenty-five of the 100 finalists who publish their app entries in the Windows Phone Marketplace. Upon publishing the app, the designers will receive a Windows Phone device (approx. value $500 USD), in addition to the one-year free App Hub subscription ($99 USD) awarded to finalists.

  • If the app was produced by a team facilitated by Core77 and the Fast Track to the Mobile App challenge, then both the designer and the developer teams will receive a Windows Phone device (max of two phones for the project).





100 Finalists


  • + 1-year free App Hub subscription



100 selected finalists will receive a one-year free App Hub subscription coupon ($99 USD) providing Windows Phone Developer Tools and submissions to the Windows Phone Marketplace.

  • Subscription coupon only valid in Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, NewZealand, Norway, Portugal, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, UK, USA.



See the Official Contest Rules for more details.