4 Mashup Contests Ending Soon

John Musser
Dec. 06 2006, 12:35AM EST

Speaking of last week's post on contests, there are 4 mashup competitions ending this month, including one today. Besides AOL's contest, others ending in the next few weeks include the GoodStorm API Developer Challenge, the GeoIQ Mashup Contest and the ClearForest Semantic Web Services Contest from ProgrammableWeb sponsor ClearForest.

In just over 15 months there have been 21 mashup contests. See them all on our /contests page.

John Musser

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