Google recruits developers in Fit challenge to create best fitness app

Google is on a quest to find the best fitness app and it is asking developers to help in the Google Fit Developer Challenge. The contest, which starts today, November 18, will run through February 17, 2015. As part of the competition, developers must build or update their apps using Google Fit APIs and the contest winners will be announced in March. The winner will have their app featured on the Play store with prime placement to attract new users.

Additionally, runners-up will receive:

Make one of the best apps and you'll receive smart devices from adidas, Polar, and Withings, as well as an Android Wear device, to help with ongoing app development.

If you're ready to enter, you can visit Google to learn more about the contest.

Source: Google

Chuong H Nguyen