For developers looking for a challenge and a chance to win some great prizes, I encourage you to check out the Business Mashup Challenge in conjunction with the Mashup Camp 4 event (July 18-19, 2007). The Business Mashup Challenge @ Mashup Camp 4 is designed to be a funand educational experience for all participants who share a commonmotivation and desire to validate the business applicability of themashup ecosystem. IBMhas contributed their QEDWiki Mashup Maker technology as the assemblyenvironment for your Business Mashup Challenge submissions. A mashupmaker is an assembly environment through which mashup developers can compose new applications (the mashups) that are basedon content and services offered by both content providers and mashupenabling widgets.
The winner of the Best of the Conference Business Contest will recieve $1500 USD!
Also, there are Content Aggregator Contest Sponsors who are offering great prizes to make use their content within the QEDwiki framework:
The Dapper Prize, $500USD to the Most Innovative Widget or Mashup that uses Dapper DappsJohn Feller - Manager, IBM Emerging Technologies Development