Selected Apps to pitch at BlackBerry DevCon

Meet the selected apps that will have the chance to pitch at the AppCircus Spotlight on  BlackBerry DevCon® in Amsterdam taking place on February 7th.

Wondering if you can attend the show? Of course! Register at http://www.blackberrydevcon.com/europe!

Barcode: BBM-Connected BlackBerry app! QR-Code Reader and Generator. System wide integration through menu! This is a QR Code Reader and Generator. It’s built for sharing data with other smartphone users or on web.

Poynt: Poynt is a convenient and timesaving GPS-enabled app that gives users the power of multiple applications in one intuitive package. Poynt is an app that connects consumers to local businesses, restaurants, movie theaters, events, gas prices and weather information at the moment they are looking to buy or acquire products/services.

GRave Defense HD: GRave Defense HD is the next step in the evolution of tower defense games for the mobile platform! It takes the best qualities from other tower defense games and adds many new features as well! It is an old-school hardcore game!
Harold and the Purple Crayon: From acclaimed author Crockett Johnson, Harold and the Purple Crayon is the first and most popular book in the series. For more than five decades this book has been a beloved mainstay in parents libraries.
Mindmaps: Mindmaps is a mind mapping tool and a brainstorming application. It allows you to order your thoughts, store ideas and bring structure into complex concepts which makes it your ideal companion during meetings, lectures…
Twinoo: Logic and art come together in this simple and brilliant game. Get ready to teach your brain some new stuff! May the best brain hemisphere win!
Ruler: Ever had the problem that you wanted to measure the dimensions of an object but had no ruler within reach? With this handy app for The BlackBerry® PlayBook™ you can measure small objects in one go by touching the screen and using the build in crosslines with attached distance measurement.

Holes: Holes let you explore the world of a small ball … Try to bring the marble (ball) to the final hole, without falling in the small holes. By changing the angle of your device, you can control the marble and reach new highscores.

mobizy: Work from anywhere. Be productive on the go. Use your mobile phone or tablet. MOBIZY powers today’s mobile enterprises with solutions for all kinds of businesses.Sell more. Deliver earlier. Keep tabs on your important customers. Manage field teams. Spread knowledge throughout your organization. Do more.
Package Tracking:Package Tracking is an application that can track packages shipped through different 44 carriers.
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AppCircus @ Circus Mashimus at SXSW 2012

Through a partnership with Mashery we will be present again this year at the Circus Mashimus in SXSW Interactive 2012. We are ready to be part of one of the premier conferences for technology and innovation in the world. South by South West is clearly a must attend event in your agenda!

Register your app here if you’d like to pitch at this unique opportunity and connect to the SXSW Interactive audience. We will gather some bright heads in mobile to be part  of the jury to evaluate the apps, check our jury from last year.

We will be showcasing mobile apps from all over the world at the Circus Mashimus tent, you will get to see apps that have presented at the Mobile Premier awards and AppCircus winners from 2011 as well as the latest apps applying to pitch for this event.

[email protected] Mashimus – SXSW Agenda:

We will be showcasing mobile apps from all over the world at the Circus Mashimus tent, you will get to see apps that have presented at the Mobile Premier awards and AppCircus winners from 2011 as well as the latest apps applying to pitch for this event. AppCircus finalists will be showcased for an hour on Saturday and Sunday, March 10th-11th, with a final showcase on Monday, March 12th from 2-4 pm.

March 10th and 11th: You will get to see each day a couple of the 2011 Mobile Premier Award winners, we will give each mobile application 3 minutes to pitch. So you wont get bored hearing a long speech, Mashery will be providing some beverages and popcorn to enjoy the show. We might have a few surprises for all the attendees.

We will be showcasing apps from 14:00 to 15:00. So make sure to be ready to see the mobile showcase we are preparing with past AppCircus winners from around the globe.

March 12th: The big show, we will open up the “call for apps” until the 21st of February. So make sure to sign up at AppCircus, upload the information for the application you want to pitch and then apply for [email protected] Mashimus, Austin event.

  • Welcome and introduction to AppCircus.
  • Supporters presentations.
  • 10 App presentations and Jury feedback.
  • Audience voting and Networking.
  • Winner announcement.

We will start at 14:00 and end at 16:00.

The venue is The Austin Convention Center, 500 E Cesar Chavez St Austin, TX, Room #3, on the first level near the popular Screenburn Arcade, the keynote room, and largest panel rooms.

Through a partnership with Mashery we will be present again this year at the Circus Mashimus in SXSW Interactive 2012. We are ready to be part of one of the premier conferences for technology and innovation in the world. South by South West is clearly a must attend event in your agenda!

Register your app here if you’d like to pitch at this unique opportunity and connect to the SXSW Interactive audience. We will gather some bright heads in mobile to be part  of the jury to evaluate the apps, check our jury from last year.

We will be showcasing mobile apps from all over the world at the Circus Mashimus tent, you will get to see apps that have presented at the Mobile Premier awards and AppCircus winners from 2011 as well as the latest apps applying to pitch for this event.

[email protected] Mashimus – SXSW Agenda:

We will be showcasing mobile apps from all over the world at the Circus Mashimus tent, you will get to see apps that have presented at the Mobile Premier awards and AppCircus winners from 2011 as well as the latest apps applying to pitch for this event. AppCircus finalists will be showcased for an hour on Saturday and Sunday, March 10th-11th, with a final showcase on Monday, March 12th from 2-4 pm.

March 10th and 11th: You will get to see each day a couple of the 2011 Mobile Premier Award winners, we will give each mobile application 3 minutes to pitch. So you wont get bored hearing a long speech, Mashery will be providing some beverages and popcorn to enjoy the show. We might have a few surprises for all the attendees.

We will be showcasing apps from 14:00 to 15:00. So make sure to be ready to see the mobile showcase we are preparing with past AppCircus winners from around the globe.

March 12th: The big show, we will open up the “call for apps” until the 21st of February. So make sure to sign up at AppCircus, upload the information for the application you want to pitch and then apply for [email protected] Mashimus, Austin event.

  • Welcome and introduction to AppCircus.
  • Supporters presentations.
  • 10 App presentations and Jury feedback.
  • Audience voting and Networking.
  • Winner announcement.

We will start at 14:00 and end at 16:00.

The venue is The Austin Convention Center, 500 E Cesar Chavez St Austin, TX, Room #3, on the first level near the popular Screenburn Arcade, the keynote room, and largest panel rooms.

Apps to present at SXSW – Circus Mashimus

This is going to be a great show, we got twelve mobile applications to showcase at  the Circus Mashimus at the SXSW Interactive conference in Austin, Texas. This will be our first stop in United States, so we are looking forward to see the following applications on stage pitching to the jury. So mark your calendar on March 14th at 2pm we are setting up the mobile showcase for everyone to see. The winner will receive a Motorola Xoom Tablet!

Check out the Mobile apps selected, in no particular order:

Domo. A mobile app that let’s you connect with interesting people around you.

QRANK. A Social Quiz Addiction with Fresh Content Every Day.

Flypost. We are a location based platform, that allows event organisers to stick up posters across their city promoting their events, and allows everyone else to see what’s happening around them in real time.

AskAround. New from Ask.com, Ask Around is an app that allows you to immediately view, connect with and share the real-time conversations happening around you.

Screach. An application that makes every screen you ever come into contact with interactive, with real time 2 way experiences, and no additional hardware required.

SingleSquare. Have You Ever Wished You Could See a List of Singles Around You, And Had a Way To Communicate With Them In Real Time? With SingleSquare Now You Can.

PlayMysong. Playmysong solves the problem of boring background music. We turn your mobile phone into a remote control for background music in bars, cafés, stores and parties.

MixZing. The premier media player on Android and the most advanced media player anywhere!

Whatser. Collect your favourite spots, share them with your friends and make the city yours.

Filmaster. Mobile movie check-in and recommendation app that connects film buffs both locally and around the globe. Think: Foursquare for film.

UrbanQ. Your Personal Concierge – Discover new places and experiences you will love anywhere, anytime!

TuneHopper. A Simon Says style game intended to teach children about music, ear training, and melodic intervals via the iphone and ipad.

Location of [email protected]

The guys from Mashery  have done a spectacular job in bringing local mobile applications to pitch at Circus Mashimus, so we are setting up the stage for an AppCircus at South by South West Interactive. Remember that the winning app will be selected by the audience LIVE at the event venue. So don’t miss this one!

Venue: Austin Convention Center, Room #3, on the first level near the popular Screenburn Arcade, the keynote room, and largest panel rooms.

Date: March 14th 2011.

Time: from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Submit your applications for the next APPCircus.

Applications for this event are closed but you can apply to to pitch at another AppCircus event, it is FREE. To apply, sign up to appcircus.com, create an app profile and register to the event you’d like to pitch at.

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AppCircus @ SXSW Jury

We’re excited to have some of the most knowledgeable and experienced guys in mobile on our jury panel for the AppCircus at SXSW on March 14th at the Circus Mashimus Lounge.

The jury to select the winner includes:

Marshall Kirkpatrick – Vice President of Content Development at ReadWriteWeb, and also the Lead Writer.

Jyri Engeström – Founder & CEO of Ditto.

Anoop Ranganath – Lead iPhone Developer at foursquare.

Matthew Wilson – Marketing Manager at Rovio Mobile Ltd.

Jim Routh – VP, Business Development at Smule.

You can still register to pitchdeadline is March 2 (today!) at midnight CET – and have a chance to win a Motorola Xoom Tablet. Make sure to sign up in time at AppCircus, upload your app profile and then select to pitch at [email protected] in order to be eligible to showcase your app.

Here below the jury member  bio’s:

Marshall Kirkpatrick – Vice President of Content Development at ReadWriteWeb, and also the Lead Writer.

He hails from Portland, Oregon, USA. Prior to joining R/WW in Sept 2007, Marshall was Director of Content at SplashCast Media. During 2006 he was Lead Blogger at TechCrunch. You can contact Marshall at [email protected]

Jyri Engeström – Founder and CEO of Ditto.
Jyri is founder and CEO of Ditto, a new mobile communication app for sharing what you’re up to and exchanging recommendations about restaurants, movies, and other activities. Jyri cofounded Jaiku, which grew into the leading European microblogging service and was acquired by Google in 2007. At Google Jyri was Product Manager of mobile applications including Mobile Calendar and the Gmail Mobile client, and started up social products including Google Buzz, Google Profiles, and Google Latitude. Jyri is an advisor/angel investor in companies such as Applifier, Betabrand, and Mobclix. Before founding Jaiku Jyri was Senior Product Manager, Internet Handhelds at Nokia. A sociologist by training, he is noted for coining the term ‘social object’ to refer to photos, bookmarks, and other shareable Web content. He blogs at zengestrom.com

Anoop Ranganath – Lead iPhone Developer at foursquare.
Anoop is the lead iPhone developer at foursquare, a location-based mobile platform that makes cities easier to use and more interesting to explore. Previously, he created Graffitio, an iPhone application that allowed users to attach conversations to places.

Matthew Wilson – Marketing Manager at Rovio Mobile Ltd.
Matthew is the rare Canadian export residing in Finland, and the marketing brains behind the Angry Birds phenomenon. Through a mixture of market analysis and a good feel for what works in the application space and what doesn’t, Matthew has helped Rovio achieve viral levels of market penetration with zero budget. Matthew has a wide knowledge of the mobile marketplace, ranging from customer retention to different monetization strategies. With a background in various forms of online marketing, Matthew is taking the Angry Birds brand to new domains on an unprecedented scale for a mobile application.

Jim Routh – VP, Business Development at Smule.

Jim has over 18 years experience in business development and product management in software, web services, and mobile ventures. As VP of Business Development at Smule he’s responsible for initiating, negotiating, and managing all deal flow with studios, artists, labels, agencies, and publishers as well as building and nurturing relationships with Smule’s developer community, and creating and monetizing the company’s advertising and sponsorship network. Smule is a leading developer of mobile social music applications having created and published several of the top applications for the iPhone and iPad. Recent releases include Glee, I Am T-Pain, Ocarina, Magic Piano and Magic Fiddle.

The apps to present at this event have been announced in this post. Stay tuned and follow our latest news and updates on twitter here @appcircus.

Best app at SXSW wins a Motorola Xoom Tablet.

With just a few weeks for South by South West Interactive, things are starting to heat up for AppCircus day-view at SXSW. Some of the Circus Mashimus partners are helping out with prizes such as the $1000 given away to all apps presenting on stage, in order to make things more interesting we have a new announcement today from one of our partners.

One app from [email protected] will win a Xoom tablet.

Neustar will give a Motorola Xoom Tablet to the winner from the AppCircus celebrated on March 14th at the Circus Mashimus tent, what a better way to jump start and App Artist’s inspiration. Make sure to sign up at AppCircus, upload your app profile and then select to pitch at [email protected] in order to be eligible to get this cool Motorola tablet.

Agenda for [email protected]

Date: March 14th.

Time: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm.

Deadline to apply: March 2nd.

These are some of the benefits for attending [email protected], the location of the tent will be in a prime spot inside the SXSW hall.
•    Located in Room #3, on the first level near the popular Screenburn Arcade, the keynote room, and largest panel rooms.
•    Dedicated Internet access – the conference Wi-Fi may leave much to be desired.
•    Cushy lounge set-up – a comfortable retreat inside the old and cold convention center.  A perfect place to hold meetings, hook up with new clients or old friends, check email, updated your facebook profile, etc.

Submit your mobile applications to APPCircus.

Make sure to submit your apps for the event, it is FREE and this will get your application to be eligible for other events of APPCircus. Sign up in APPCircus and get a chance to pitch at SXSW in front of developers and companies during the biggest event in North America.

Follow us on twitter to get more information of other venues that are hosting an @APPCircus.

AppCircus All-Stars – dayviews at South by South West Interactive.

Things are moving and the AppCircus team is working with Mashery to bring only the best apps from our mobile showcase world tour to [email protected] event, this is a new format that we are launching at South by Southwest Music and Media Conference (SXSW® Interactive).

AppCircus All-Stars.

There are more than 35 apps that have won an AppCircus event or Categories before the celebration of the 2011 Mobile Premier Awards. This is a new season and we are commited to showcase the newest and most innovative mobile applications from around the world. That is the reason for creating this special format, so you can see on stage previous winners from AppCircus, we are calling this elite category AppCircus All-Stars.

These mobile applications will be joining us for special events such as Circus Mashimus, where we will be showcasing apps in several days and we want the spotlight for apps that have pitch in another part of the world. To enable a growing mobile ecosystem on a global scale.

Agenda [email protected]

The first two days of AppCircus will be mobile applications that have participated in previous showcase’s. The last day will be a full on AppCircus where one app will win to get a nomination slot to be on stage for the 2012 Mobile Premier Awards and join the AppCircus All-Stars group. All three days are open to the public to watch the show and enjoy from refreshments at the Mashimus Circus.

March 12 & 13 – AppCircus All-Stars

Each day, a couple of the 2011 Mobile Premier Award nominees and winners will be showcased and demoing their winning Apps.

March 14 – [email protected]

Deadline: March 2nd.

The big show, the “call for apps” will be open until the 2nd of March. So make sure to sign up at AppCircus, upload the information for the application you want to pitch and then apply for [email protected] event.

  • Welcome and introduction to AppCircus.
  • Supporters presentations.
  • 10 App presentations and Jury feedback.
  • Audience voting and Networking.
  • Winner announcement.

Submit your mobile applications to AppCircus.

Make sure to submit your apps for the event, it is FREE and this will get your application to be eligible for other events of APPCircus. Sign up in AppCircus and get a chance to pitch at SXSW in front of developers and companies during the biggest event in North America.

Follow us on twitter to get more information of other venues that are hosting an @AppCircus.

AppCircus is heading to South by South West.

This time we are crossing the Atlantic to take part of the premier technology conference in North America, we are going to be at SXSW Interactive 2011 inside the Circus Mashimus tent setup by Mashery.

Come hang with the geeks and freaks under the Austin big top at SXSW Interactive! The Circus Mashimus Lounge is back for SXSW Interactive with Geek Love. Mullets & mermaids, popcorn & hot dogs, caffeine & beer — you’ll find it all at Circus Mashimus.  We’ve got dedicated internet routers, plenty of power strips to recharge your batteries, couches to chill on and recharge your feet, and cool beats to recharge your body.

AppCircus winners and nominees from the Mobile Premier Awards 2011 will be showcased, so if you missed your chance to be in Barcelona for the awards. This will be your chance to get a small glimpse on what went down at the MPA’s during the Mobile World Congress.

One of the opportunities we are offering attendees is to experience two types of events at Circus Mashimus, the event will be held from the 12th to the 14th of March.This is a the first time AppCircus will be run on several days, but we figure that we need to promote as much apps as we can during our stay in Austin, so make sure to grab some refreshments and popcorn in the tent and enjoy the show.

[email protected] agenda.

The Circus Mashimus Lounge will be open all day from 9:30AM – 6:00PM during SXSW Interactive, and will be located in Room #3, on the first level near the popular Screenburn Arcade, the keynote room, and largest panel rooms. Mashery lives and breathes the world of geek and knows what trimmings to supply to make this an entertaining and successful lounge:

  • Dedicated Internet access – the conference Wi-Fi may leave much to be desired, but Circus Mashimus will be the go-to online access spot, with two dedicated Internet drops powering a bounty of routers and cable.
  • Cushy lounge set-up – a comfortable retreat inside the old and cold convention center.  A perfect place to hold meetings, hook up with new clients or old friends, check email, updated your facebook profile, etc.
  • Happy Hour:  Free beer! Kegs and snacks.  A SXSW favorite, drawing in huge crowds every afternoon.
  • Awesome giveaways, including limited edition Circus Mashimus t-shirts (voted one of the best t-shirts of SXSW last year)
  • AM eye-opener refreshments to start each SXSW day off right – a necessity for all those dark, puffy eyes

12 and 13 of March – pitch from AppCircus and Mobile Premier Award winner’s.

You will get to see each day a couple of the 2011 Mobile Premier Award winners, we will give each mobile application 3 minutes to pitch. So you wont get bored hearing a long speech.

14 of March [email protected]

The big show, the “call for apps” will be open until the 4th of March. So make sure to sign up at AppCircus, upload the information for the application you want to pitch and then apply for [email protected] event.

  • Welcome and introduction to AppCircus.
  • Supporters presentations.
  • 10 App presentations and Jury feedback.
  • Audience voting and Networking.
  • Winner announcement.

Submit your mobile applications to APPCircus.

Make sure to submit your apps for the event, it is FREE and this will get your application to be eligible for other events of APPCircus. Sign up in APPCircus and get a chance to pitch at SXSW in front of developers and companies during the biggest event in North America.

Follow us on twitter to get more information of other venues that are hosting an@APPCircus.

AppCircus events next week!

An upcoming hectic week for the AppCircus team! So please be on the look out for several showcases being held around the World in several cities. So be on the look beacuse the applications will be flying by and we expect some great applications to be pitched at these events.

Besides AppCircus events in Paris and Barcelona, next week we have AppCircuses running in Vienna, Bologna and Austin, Texas.

AppCircus event details for November 15th.

  • Vienna will be hosting an [email protected], the event will be held at Natuhistorisches Museum Wien. Here is the map.
  • Bologna is the second city in Italy that host an [email protected].
  • Paris has seen a lot of success in the number of apps presenting at the showcase, definetly [email protected] will be an event not to be missed by the developer community from France.

AppCircus event details for November 16th.

  • Austin will be cooking more than barbecue this coming Monday, as part of the Texas Wireless Summit a tent will be setup for applications from the LoneStart state to pitch in [email protected] being held in the University of Texas.

AppCircus event details for November 17th.

  • Barcelona is working hard to promote the mobile community and during the BDigital Conference a tent full of apps will be at hand during the [email protected] being held at the Cosmo Caixa Museum.

If you’d like to showcase your app at one of these events, apply by clicking their respective links (deadlines for these events are Sunday, November 14 at midnight CET).

Remember that the winners chosen during all these events will be eligible to win a spot at the MobilePremierAwards 2011 being held in Barcelona, during the Mobile World Congress on February 14.

Make sure to follow us on Twitter in @AppCircus to stay updated on the happenings and the winners from each event.

Good luck to all the developers presenting!

November is a global mobile showcase. APPCircus from coast to coast.

These couple of weeks have seen a number of AppCircus in cities across Europe and now we’re crossing mountains and oceans to arrive in time to events São Paulo, Austin, Athens and Malaysia. The next two months promises to be unforgettable for the mobile scene, where developers, entrepreneurs, Startups and the whole mobile community will get a chance to demonstrate that building applications on top of mobile platforms is not a passing fad.

We have been getting great feedback from the local organizers and we would like to thank each and everyone of the organizers, but also the team of volunteers that make every showcase a reality. There is no doubt that the mobile industry will continue to grow and AppCircus is glad to be part of it.

Be part of a global cross-platform showcase.

This is an invitation open for everyone, event organizers and application developers so all of you can be part of AppCircus, working together we can sprout opportunities for business where there was none. The organizers can benefit from getting the community together and be a central part of the local mobile scene; the developers get a cross-platform showcase that does not focus on a single platform and also get valuable feedback from the audience.

AppCircus is an ongoing series of events. We’re already building the AppCircus calendar of events for 2011! If you are an event organizerinterested in setting one up, we would like to hear from you, please contact us here.

For developers, Startups and Entrepreneurs building apps sign up here.

Upcoming Events.

25.October.2010 – Slovenia[email protected] Slovenia
Deadline for Application sign up: 20.October.2010
28.October.2010 – Edinburgh[email protected] Edinburgh
Deadline for Application sign up: 27.October.2010
28.October.2010 – London[email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 27.October.2010

Events in November.

Make sure to mark your calendar for these future events happening next month. Write down the deadlines so you have time to sign up your application. Remember that an external jury selected by the organizers will be choosing the apps and the day of the event the audience will choose the best application being demoed.

5.November.2010 – Athens[email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 2.November.2010
8.November.2010 – Dublin[email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 2.November.2010
11.November.2010 – Kuala Lumpur[email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 7.November.2010
15.November.2010 – Paris – [email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 31.October.2010
15.November.2010 – Bologna [email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 11.November.2010
16.November.2010 – Austin [email protected]@Texas Wireless Summit
Deadline for Application sign up: 12.November.2010
17.November.2010 – Barcelona Bdigital [email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 3.November.2010
22.November.2010 – Zagreb [email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 15.November.2010
22.November.2010 – Munich [email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 9.November.2010
29.November.2010 – Berlin [email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 13.November.2010
29.November.2010 – Belfast [email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 13.November.2010
29.November.2010 – Malmo [email protected]
Deadline for Application sign up: 14.November.2010

We are eager to see you at any of these events, so we can get the word out about the cool things happening in your city.

Make sure to follow us on Twitter @AppCircus and get in the conversation, we are always looking to engage with developers and organizers.