- Develop a software application for the Homecloud platform.
- Visit the Website at http://www.homecloud.com/developer and fully complete the registration form. This will create a personal portal for each entrant.
- Submit each developed software application using the link identified on the personal portal, following the instructions found there. Entrants can submit multiple software application entries and can view the status of their entries.
Eligible software applications must load and run on the Homecloud Digital Home Manager or utilize the Homecloud Application Programming Interface (API), and also meet the other requirements described below. Applications are expected to provide some functionality to participants or devices in a Homecloud network.
Proof of Purchase is required to be eligible to receive the “Entry Prize.” Only entries submitted via the steps above will be accepted. Entries submitted via any other method, including but not limited to U.S. Postal Service, facsimile or other express delivery services, will NOT be accepted. Entries must be received no later than 11:59:59 p.m. on the Contest Closing Date. Limit one (1) entry per person per day. Entries by the same person in excess of the limits stated herein will be disqualified.
The Contest computer, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, is the official time keeping device for the Contest. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
Entries (i) must be the original and sole creation of the submitting entrant, and all right, title and interest including but not limited to the copyright in any Entry, must be owned solely by the submitting entrant; (ii) may not have been submitted in any other competition, (iii) may not have been published; (iv) may not infringe upon any third party’s rights, including but not limited to, copyright, patent or trademark, or rights of privacy or publicity, or contain material that is or may be considered defamatory, slanderous or libelous, or portray or depict any person, product or entity in a false light; (v) may not violate any law, rule or regulation; (vi) may not contain any virus, bugs, or other deleterious material; and (vii) may not contain inappropriate content, for example but not limited to, profanity, defamatory statements, words or symbols widely considered offensive to individuals of any certain race, ethnicity, religious, sexual orientation or socioeconomic groups, threats to any person, place, business, or group. Each entrant warrants and represents that his/her Entry complies with all of those conditions. Any non-complying Entry will subject the entrant to disqualification in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
By submitting an Entry, entrant grants Sponsor a worldwide, royalty free license, in any and all media, now known or hereafter created, and to use, copy, prepare derivative works, distribute, and to display the entrant’s Entry materials. Entrants hereby waive in favor of Sponsor, all rights of “Droit Moral” or “Moral Rights of Authors” or any similar rights or principles of law that winner may now or later have to his/her Entry. Sponsor reserves the right to alter, change or modify the entrant’s Entry, in its sole discretion.
Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, elect to make the Entry for any entrant (“Selected Entrants”) available for use by third parties on the Homecloud application center. In the event Sponsor makes this election, Sponsor will pay the Selected Entrant an additional licensing fee of $1,000. Selected Entrants must execute a written license agreement as well as an Affidavit of Eligibility/Ownership/Liability Release prior to receiving the licensing fee.