Elsevier Article 2.0 Contest in Full Swing

Just a reminder that the Elsevier Article 2.0 contest is off and running, having started on 9/1/08 with an entry deadline of 12/31/08, and awards to be presented on 1/30/09.

Each contestant will be provided online access to approximately 7,500 full-text XML articles from Elsevier journals, including the associated images, and the Elsevier Article 2.0 API to develop a unique yet useful web-based journal article rendering application. What if you were the publisher? Show us your preference!

The distinguished panel of judges includes Alan Darnell, Jill O’Neill, Andrew Perry, Rafael Sidi, David Worlock, and yours truly.

The prizes are real: $4,000 for first place, $2,000 for second place, and $1,000 for third place. You can find sample applications here, contest details here, and contest rules here.

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