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Compete to win the Salesforce $1 Million Hackathon

How would you like to win $1 million in a hackathon? Seriously.

As you know, Heroku is part of the Salesforce Platform. A platform with a growing developer community and broad range of technologies that developers have used to create amazing solutions. So at Salesforce, we thought we’d cook up a little surprise. OK, a huge surprise: the world’s first hackathon with a single $1 million prize.

It’s on. Come to Dreamforce. Build a next­ generation mobile app. And win a million bucks. Really. What better way to say thank you to our developers than to put on the biggest on­site hackathon in history. Today, we are thrilled to launch the Salesforce $1 Million Hackathon!

Here's how to get started:

  1. Read the rules, eligibility and details.

  2. Pack up your team and register for Dreamforce. Either a full Dreamforce pass or the $99 Dreamforce Developer Hack Pass to get you into just the Opening Keynote, DevZone and Cloud Expo for DreamHack.

  3. Start coding. Your choice of technologies is huge - Heroku, Force.com, ExactTarget, Salesforce Platform Mobile Services, and more.

Be creative, innovative, unique - the winning team is walking away on Thursday, Nov 21st with $1,000,000!

Also, be sure to check out the the DevZone while you're there - for workshops, labs, mobile theaters, vendors and partners, and more than 200 developer sessions.

Originally published: October 25, 2013

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