Apple Design Awards 2009
April 28, 2009 § 2 Comments
Entries will be accepted beginning Thursday, April 2 and ending at 5PM (PST) Monday, May 4, 2009.
Apply your app here.
Awards will be presented to:
- Up to four winners who have designed applications using iPhone SDK for iPhone SDK 2.2.1 (applications must be released versions and available on the App Store).
- One winner who has designed an application using iPhone OS 3.0 beta (application must be a pre-release version)
- One student winner who has designed an application using iPhone SDK for iPhone SDK 2.2.1 (application must be a released version and available on the App Store).
Innovative applications on iPhone and Mac revolutionize and inspire with technical breakthroughs, ground breaking ideas, brilliant user interaction, and category defining functionality.
Technology Integration & Adoption
Exemplary applications integrate with technologies, services, and data on Mac OS X and iPhone OS to deliver a compelling, fully integrated, system optimized user experience.
Great applications connect to the outside world for services, location information, high scores, user information, and more to extend their functionality and offer added value to users.
World-class applications stand out from the crowd by being available to users around the world in their language of choice.
Design & Quality
The best applications on iPhone and Mac deliver a user experience that’s elegant, intuitive, engaging, organized, efficient, and easy to use.
Performance Tuning & Optimization
Stable, fast, optimized applications are the hallmark of greatness. From optimal memory usage, to minimal startup time, great applications keep users productive or entertained with minimal overhead and excellent responsiveness.