Microsoft South Africa is looking for the best application developers in SA. To find these unique and rock star programmers we are running a competition that will demonstrate your ability to create great applications across the Windows 8 and the Windows Phone platforms.

So what do I have to do to enter?

Quite simply write great applications that run on both Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 and publish them to the store.

What is in it for us developers?

Well there is firstly the competition. The first 30 people to publish applications to both the Windows Phone and Windows 8 stores get a 8GB USB LED Watch. The first 4 of the developers to develop and publish 3 applications to both the Windows 8 and Windows Phone stores will get a Nokia Lumia 820 developer device.

How do I enter?

Once you have developed your application and published it to both the Windows 8 and Windows Phone store you must send us an email to with the following information:

  • Your Name:
  • Your contact number:
  • Links to your applications:

All before the 1st of December 2013

Here are the T's & C's.

We look forward to see your entries.