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insane: iPod 5th Generation Design Contest

Written by nathan on July 17, 2005


IMPORTANT! The deadline has been changed to August 12, 2005!

In association with Macs N Pods, we are able to give YOU a chance to win a brand new Apple iPod Shuffle 1GB! Read on, my friend...

What's the contest?
Ever have a great idea of what the next iPod should look like or feature? Here's your chance to show the world! Design the 5th generation iPod and send it in, and you could win a brand new 1GB Apple iPod Shuffle! Please read the rules and regulations below:

Entry Requirements:
A. At least 15 quality posts at Macs N Pods forums.
B. Entry must be an original work, though it may be derived from existing images.
C. Must be your own concept rendering of a 5th Generation iPod (A new iPod).
D. Only one entry per person.

Entry Period:
A. All entries must be submitted between July 18, 2005 and August 12, 2005

Image Requirements:
A. File format: JPEG, GIF, or PNG-24
B. 72 - 100 DPI
C. Maximum Dimensions: 1024 x 768 pixels
D. You may want to keep an unflattened file on hand

A. Judges are not permitted to enter the contest.
B. Each judge will rate each image on a scale of 1-10, 10 being the highest score. The image with the most combined points wins. In the event of a tie, 5 non-participating users will be randomly chosen to judge on the tied images.
C. Selected judges are as follows: Evan Koch (From, official sponsor), Nathan Bolender (From, official sponsor), Glenn Wosely (Of Macs N Pods), and others who will be announced at a later date.

Grand Prize:
A. Winner will receive one (1) Apple iPod shuffle 1GB OR $70 US Dollars via PayPal

Legal Notices:
A. Macs N Pods nor Idle Geeks are affiliated or associated with Apple Computer, Inc. iPod is property of Apple Computer, Inc.
B. Macs N Pods / Idle Geeks will possess unlimited usage rights to all submitted designs, but designs are still property of their original creators.
C. Rules & regulations are subject to change at any time.

View Current Entries:
You can view existing entries at

Enter here!

The entry period is now over. Thank you for your interest.