Samsung announces Gear 2 App Challenge


Samsung has announced a new competition to challenge developers around the world to develop the next big App for their Gear 2 smartwatch in an attempt “to strengthen wearable app ecosystem through fostering app developers”.

The challenge will open on May 8th, 2014, and developers can enter by registering their Apps for a chance of winning $100,000.

“This challenge marks the beginning of Samsung’s plan to boost the app ecosystem for the recently unveiled Samsung Gear 2. Samsung will continue to play its part in the wearable market through offering a wide array of outstanding SDKs to app developers.” said Won-Pyo Hong, President of Samsung Electronics Media Solution Center.

For more info, and to enter, check out Samsung’s developers website.