Elance has launched a way for you to get paid to play with Windows Azure. There’re two ways to get paid for creating a Windows Azure based application: 1. Earn $50 from Elance for each accepted application you build on Windows Azure and submit through Elance by Dec 31, 2009. Any type of Windows Azure based application from simple samples to extremely complex solutions will qualify. 2. Win up to $10,000 from Elance for top application and $1,000 each for the top five runner-up applications. You’ll need to have an Elance account to participate, sign up here.
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