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Kingston Digital Seeks Designers for Game Incorporating Wi-Drive

Posted July 6, 2011 by Kevin in Industry

Fountain Valley, CA — July 6, 2011– Kingston Digital, Inc., the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced it is holding a contest for game designers that incorporates the soon-to-be released
Wi-Drive™ portable, wireless storage solution for Apple iPad®, iPhone® and iPod touch® devices. The grand prize is $1,500 (USD), plus promotion of the game globally.
Kingston® seeks game designers between now and August 31, 2011 to weave in elements of Wi-Drive’s features and functionality. Contestants are asked to develop a game idea and use any tools necessary such as software or online game-creation services. To enter, contestants need to have the game hosted on a Web site of their choice and then follow the steps outlined on http://www.facebook.com/kingstontechnology.
Wi-Drive allows users to stream videos, access music or share files with other Apple device owners. The distinctively designed, pocket-sized Wi-Drive utilizes Flash-based technology to store data from USB-compatible PCs. Files on Apple devices are easily retrieved via Wi-Drive’s built-in wireless transmitter, eliminating the need for cables or an Internet connection. Three users can simultaneously use different file types from a single Wi-Drive without any performance disruption.
A total of 18 prizes will be given out. The grand prize is $1,500 (USD), and the second-prize winner receives $500. Other prizes include Wi-Drive devices, Kingston SSD Now solid-state drives, DataTraveler® USB Flash drives, SDHC cards, HyperX® memory and gift cards.
For more information and complete rules and regulations, visit http://www.kingston.com/widrivecontest. The contest is open to residents of the United States (void in Hawaii and Puerto Rico).

About Kingston Digital, Inc.
Kingston Digital, Inc. (“KDI”) is the Flash memory affiliate of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent manufacturer of memory products. Established in 2008, KDI is headquartered in Fountain Valley, California, USA. For more information, please visit http://www.kingston.com/ or call 800-337-8410.


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