Cosmic Collections competition: one week to go - and it just got easier

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Ridge Mia

Nov 21, 2009, 8:56:11 AM11/21/09

Dear all,

I just wanted to drop you a quick line to remind you that mashup competition entries are due in a week, and to let you know that we've modified the scope of the competition to make it easier for entrants - you don't have to make a complete site, just something that could be part of a larger site. The idea is to create something that does one thing, and does it well.

More information is available on our developer blog,

How to take part - a quick reminder

1. Check out the data at

2. Get some help:

Read our tips for entrants <> , check out these mashup resources <> , and get some info about our audiences <> . Check out the documentation <>  and connect with other people <>  who want to enter the competiton. You can also join the Google group <>  or use the hashtag #coscultcom in conversations on Twitter.

3. Get inspired- visit the exhibition <> , check out these videos <>  about some of the objects or more photos <> .

4. Get creative and get mashing!

5. Send us a link to your entry.

Email us by midnight on November 28 (GMT) - you don't need to pre-register.

Let me know if you have any questions or comments.  If you've got requests for tweaks to our data (API, images, etc), it's worth asking - I may be able to help out (no promises, mind you).

cheers, Mia

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