sparkChallenged.jpg The folks at Microsoft emailed us details of their upcoming embeddedSPARK 2010 Summer Challenge:

Launching on April 27th, we present to you the embeddedSPARK Summer Challenge, the Premier Windows Embedded Hobbyist Competition Summer version, based on Windows Embedded Standard!

The contest will launch at ESC Silicon Valley, unfold over the summer, and conclude with the finalists presenting live on stage in ESC Boston in September!

The grand prize is a whopping $15,000.

You can sign up for the contest here.

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn

Gareth Branwyn is a freelancer writer and the former Editorial Director of Maker Media. He is the author or editor of over a dozen books on technology, DIY, and geek culture. He is currently a contributor for Boing Boing and WINK Books. And he has a new best-of writing collection and “lazy man’s memoir,” called Borg Like Me.