With the 2010 CrackBerry App Awards party coming up fast on (the Wednesday night of the BlackBerry Developer Conference - click here for event details and to RSVP), it's time to get the process started for choosing the winners that are going to be announced!
2010 CrackBerry App Award Categories
Crackies will be award this year in the following categories:
- 2010 BlackBerry App Developer of the Year
- 2010 BlackBerry Game Developer of the Year
- 2010 BlackBerry Theme Developer of the Year
- Best Game
- Best Business/Finance App
- Best IM/Social Networking App
- Best Location-Based App
- Best Music App/Service
- Best Health/Wellness App
- Best News App
- Best Productivity App
- Best Utility App
- Best Sports App
CrackBerry Editors' Choice Awards
- While the developer and app award winners will be voted on by the community, we're also going to hand out five Editors' Choice Awards for the apps the Crack Team feels are absolute must-haves for every BlackBerry owner.
How to Nominate your Favorite Apps and Developers
To nominate your favorite apps and developers to win a 2010 Crackie award, simply leave a comment to this blog post with the category name followed by the app or developer name. Just check the first comment - I'll leave an example there.
The Crack Team already has a pretty good idea of some of the many apps that deserve to be in each category, but we want to make sure we don't miss any so this is your chance to have your voice heard as to who should be nominated as category finalist. Nominations will close this coming Tuesday at Midnight PST. From there the CrackBerry Academy will work through the nominations and argue back and forth to determine the top five finalists in every category, who will then compete in the community vote which will happen here on the blogs later next week.