The MadeInExpress entries are in and now the voting starts! While the grand prize will be decided by Robert Scoble, Chris Pirillo, and Phil Torrone, like American Idol, *you* get to choose who wins the Community Award! See below for more information on these fun, cool, and useful applications!


#1 A curmudgeon chat bot (
Sanchez Roman Canlas)



#2 AJAX-based IRC client (
Chris Fuenty)

#3 All terrain self-maneuverable robot (
Ernie Hall)

#5 X-10 smart house system (
Edmond Begoli)

#6 Personalized print newspaper/magazine (
Jonas Martinsson)

#7 Mood based virtual DJ (
Daniel Bryars)

#8 Custom Poker Bot (
Daniel Crenna)

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#9 Relationship Tracking System (
Neil Bamber)



#10 Instant IM Translation (Ali Khalid)



#11 Community Oriented Web-Based Radio Station (
Tim Shay) (Web Site)



#12 Graspits (
Douglas Steen) (Web site)


It's hard to pick just one, but here's my quick thoughts on the entries:

  • Most original -  Graspits
  • Best use of community - Community Radio
  • Best Utility  - Ajax IRC
  • Most Similar to an actual Web 2.0 Business - Personalized Print Newspaper


Who do you think will win? Who do you think should win?