Toggl is sponsoring a programming competition, that Binpress, a marketplace for source code, is hosting. You’ll find the press release below.

Got the Code? Now Meet the Competition…

Binpress offers $40,000 for best source code

 

If you’re a professional developer with a library of quality code you could be in the running to win $40,000 in cash and prizes. Binpress, an appstore-like marketplace where developers buy and sell source code from one another, is hosting a competition for best developed and most useful source-code packages. From international judges with backgrounds across the entire spectrum of web development to industry-leading sponsors, this is more than just a fantastic chance for professional developers to be compensated for their work; it’s a unique opportunity to establish their credentials as high-level web developers.

To ensure the competition is of the highest standard, only professional web developers will be allowed to participate. The competition will run from January 24th until February 24th, with winners announced shortly thereafter.

Prizes include:

Winners will receive both cash and prizes from our amazing sponsors:

  • First Prize – valued at over $17,500, including a cash prize of $2,500 sponsored by Conduit.
  • Second Prize – valued at over $8,000, including a cash prize of $1,200 sponsored by Microsoft.
  • Third Prize – valued at approximately $5,000, including a cash prize of $800 sponsored by Microsoft.
  • 6 individual category awards for best submission per language (PHP, Ruby, JavaScript, Java, ASP.net, Python) totaling $10,000 including a cash prize of $2,000 sponsored by Tropo.

Contestants may submit multiple entries. Click here for all the competition details.