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An app development contest for Windows 8, run jointly by Stack Overflow and Microsoft.

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When are the Apptivate 2013 winners going to be made public?

When are the results of the apptivate contest expected to be published? It is already the 16th of June. On the site it is written that the result is going to be announced on the 15th of June. But no ...
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“describe your changes” text field not taking any text in my apptivate app

I have submitted my app on Apptivate for contest. when I try to edit the app and write any text in "describe your changes" and tries to save it display "nothing has changed" while I have entered the ...
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Using Phonegap for the Apptivate.MS contest?

Phonegap is a commonly-used HTML, CSS, and JavaScript solution for developing cross-platform apps. I was wondering if for the Apptivate.MS contest we are allowed to port an app that's mostly developed ...
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Is there a good place to ask questions about the Apptivate.MS contest?

As I understand Stack Overflow is helping organize the Apptivate.ms contest. Under Q&A on that site it basically takes Windows 8 development-related tags from SO. But is there a place to ask "meta"...
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apptivate.ms 2.0 voting bug?

At the present time, there are only 3 apps. I voted, but somehow double clicked. There was a momentary message about waiting for 3 seconds between votes, so I waited and voted again. Then I voted ...
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Does a Quiz App belong in the Games category on Apptivate.ms

Which category does a Quiz App belong to: In a Knowledge category In a Games Category In a Work Category I have already submitted my app in the apptivate.ms contest. If I change the category then ...
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Accidental Duplicate App Submission on Apptivate.ms [closed]

I accidentally submitted my app twice on Apptivate.ms The first several times I submitted the app I received an error, so I tried again later and it went through. I didn't realize that one of the ...
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How can I flag a spam/duplicate application at apptivate.ms?

How can I flag a spam/duplicate application on http://www.apptivate.ms? I can't see any option regarding it. Now I notify through the Windows 8 developer chat rooms. Is there any way to flag an ...
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My app got submitted to the Apptivate.ms contest multiple times because of an error

My app got submitted to Apptivate three times within about five minutes because I got the Stack Overflow "an error has occurred on our end" page twice and tried again both times. Apparently, all ...
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WIP Demo outside the store

I'm building an HTML5 game for apptivate but since I'd rather show a live work in progress than a plain video (+ it saves me time), do you know if providing a pre-release demo collides with any of the ...
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Why can't I resolve www.apptivate.ms?

I am not able to resolve http://www.apptivate.ms/ (Firefox gives me a 404, as does Chrome). However, http://apptivate.ms/ resolves fine. Is anyone else experiencing this problem? For the record, ...