Vodafone Extends 150,000 Prizefund To UK Internet Startups

Vodafone UK and Mobile Monday London have announced Vodafone Mobile Clicks 2009, a competition to inspire startup businesses and individual developers to create and deliver a new mobile site or service all creative ideas are welcome.

Mobile Clicks 2009 is run jointly with Vodafone Netherlands. Anyone wishing to enter can visit The final will be held in Amsterdam in September and will feature three finalists from each country. The first three winners will be awarded a total sum of 150,000.

Last years' Mobile Clicks' winners included Nulaz, a location-based social networking service merging Google Maps and Facebook to allow people to see where their friends are, share locations and view local information, Tipspot, a new online city guide service, and Map the Gap, an idea-sharing application for mobile phones.

The competition consists of three selection rounds, running from April to September 2009. The panel of judges will include mobile internet experts from Vodafone as well as other industry leaders.

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