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The 'Superior Code' Coding Contest

     Are you a coding hotshot? The top 3+ submissions entered each month are honored with the Planet Source Code "Superior Coding Contest Winner" Award. Winners are chosen based on the number of positive votes, so the more people who vote for your code... the better your chances!

     In addition to the honor of being singled out from over 300,000 other developers/month around the world, winners receive a logo which they can post on their personal web-sites proclaiming their accomplishment, their choice of free development software, and are permanently listed in the Planet Source Code All-Time Hall of Fame!

Ready to get started?  Just click on the 'upload' link, located on the 'Code/Articles' menu of every page!  Every piece of code you submit increases your chances of winning so submit early and submit often!

Good luck!

Who's leading in this month's contest? Click here to find out.


Click here for a list of prizes


Prizes
Win and instantly boost your productivity with your choice of any one of these awesome developer software resources! (Note: Prizes in limited quantities are awarded on a first-come first-serve basis for that month.)


 
 

The following contest prizes are provided by
Modulus Financial Engineering
http://www.modulusfe.com?ref=pscode.com
StockChartX V.5 and StockChartX .NET
StockChartX V.5 and StockChartX .NET


Now developers can leverage their knowledge and existing code to easily integrate our lightweight COM-based ActiveX stock chart control. StockChartX Pro is an ActiveX control that can import raw stock data, display it graphically, embed chart objects, and save/load in .stx file format. Use StockChartX as your essential front-end data analysis tool for developing interactive financial applications.
TA-SDK (Technical Analysis - Software Development Kit)
TA-SDK (Technical Analysis - Software Development Kit)


For commercial n-tier stock trading systems, large-scale stock trading research & development, to private and non-commercial stock trading applications, TA-SDK is by far the most powerful and complete cross-platform technical analysis library available for your project.
 
 

 
 

The following contest prizes are provided by
Pearson / informIT (please note that Pearson / informIT will not ship books outside of the U.S.)
http://www.informit.com
 
 
ASP.Net 4 Unleased
ASP.Net 4 Unleased
By Stephen Walther, Kevin Hoffman, Nate Dudek

The most comprehensive book on Microsoft's new ASP.NET 4, ASP.NET 4 Unleashed covers all facets of ASP.NET development. Led by Microsoft ASP.NET program manager Stephen Walther, an expert author team thoroughly covers the entire platform.
 
 
Fluent C#
Fluent C#
By Rebecca M. Riordan

Based on the principles of cognitive science and instructional design, Fluent C#, the first in the new Fluent Learning series, is a true tutorial that will help you build effective working models for understanding a large and complex subject: developing .NET Framework applications in C#.
 
 
Sams Teach Yourself PHP, MySQL and Apache All in One, 4th Edition
Sams Teach Yourself PHP, MySQL and Apache All in One, 4th Edition
By Julie C. Meloni

In just a short time, you can learn how to use PHP, MySQL, and Apache together to create dynamic, interactive websites and applications using the three leading open-source web development technologies.

Using a straightforward, step-by-step approach, each lesson in this book builds on the previous ones, enabling you to learn the essentials of PHP scripting, MySQL databases, and the Apache web server from the ground up.
 
 
Visual Basic 2010 Unleashed
Visual Basic 2010 Unleashed
By Alessandro Del Sole

Visual Basic 2010 Unleashed is the most comprehensive, practical reference to modern object-oriented programming with Visual Basic 2010. Written by Visual Basic MVP Alessandro Del Sole, a long-time leader of the global VB community, this book illuminates the core of the VB language and demonstrates its effective use in a wide variety of programming scenarios.
 
 
PHP and MySQL Web Development, 4th Edition
PHP and MySQL Web Development, 4th Edition
By Geoffrey Young

mod_perl Developer's Cookbook takes developers from the basics of mod_perl to the development of advanced Web applications. Developers will learn tricks, solutions, and mod_perl idioms gleaned from the authors' extensive experience as core members of the mod_perl community. Topics covered include: understanding the Apache request object; communicating with the Apache server; file handling; universal Resource Identifier manipulation; creating mod_perl handlers; object-oriented mod_perl, and using mod_perl in the entire Apache request cycle.
 
 

 
 
The following contest prizes are provided by
Exhedra Solutions, Inc.
http://www.Exhedra.com


 
 
Planet Source Code CD:
Choose one of 3 separate editions
Visual Basic 2002 Edition
C/C++ 2002 Edition
ASP 2002 Edition

Planet Source Code CD:<BR><font size=1>Choose one of 3 separate editions<BR>Visual Basic 2002 Edition<BR>C/C++ 2002 Edition<BR>ASP 2002 Edition
Thousands of the code submissions from the site!

Pure gold for any programmer! This CD features a brand new high speed search GUI and half a gig of only the top code, articles and submissions from the site (rated very good or excellent by site users). Includes entire programs, tips, tricks, articles and tutorials on thousands topics in over 27 categories!

Important: In addition we will also pay for parcel post shipping for U.S. Winners. Overseas winners can either download the files from the site for free, or pay for shipping to their country.
 
 
Help Maker Plus
Award Winning Windows Help Authoring Tool

If you have a program that you want to look professional, a help file is a must! But to make them from scratch requires you to master complex RTF code sequences, help .PRJ file format, and the Microsoft help compiler...and even after all that it's often a matter of trial and error just to get one to look half decent!

But not any more! Anyone who can use Microsoft Word can now make their own Help files with Help Maker Plus (tm)! In seconds you'll be creating help topics, hypertext jumps, and special effects like pop-up windows, secondary windows and fixed regions--with the ease of pointing and clicking! Create multi-media extravaganzas with sounds, movies, and links to other programs--in moments! Help Maker Plus (tm) handles all of the hard stuff for you--you can even compile without ever leaving Word! Also, Help Maker Plus (tm) includes the latest and greatest version of the Microsoft Help Compiler and comes with an extensive documentation that will explain exactly what a help file is, as well as provide you with a list of Microsoft compiler error codes.
World Wide Web Help Wizard Help to HTML Conversion Tool

Whether you...

  1. Need to convert your existing help files to HTML to meet the new Windows 98 standard
  2. Want to increase the exposure of your help files to the entire world
  3. Want to be able to use a single source project to create all of the following:
    • help files
    • user manuals
    • World Wide Web help sites
    • (requires running WWWHelp Wizard with Help Maker Plus(tm) )


...World Wide Web Help Wizard(tm) is your answer!

Power Launcher Rocket your windows desktop into high gear!

Launch programs with the click of a button, manage your system instantly, and even set reminder alarms! Take Windows to a whole new level!

 
 

The following contest prizes are provided by
L-Space Design

http://www.l-space-design.com
 
 
VB Code Viewer
VB Code Viewer
Visual Basic 6.0 Code Viewer


This COM Add-in for Visual Basic 6.0 allows you to view your code in a manner similar to that provided by the Visual Studio .NET IDE. You can expand and contract sections of code to easily review the logic structure, and can also organize your files into custom folders.
 
 
 
 



The following contest prizes are provided by
NuSphere
http://www.nusphere.com/
 
 
PhpED
PhpED
A robust tool featuring full-cycle functionality for developing web-sites and web-applications

Balanced combination of advanced code editor, reliable dbg debugger, productive database connectivity client and fast and secure deployment abilities make PhpED a complete solution for most sophisticated web developer needs.
 
 



The following contest prizes are provided by
Video courses online
http://video-courses-online.com
 
 
C++ video course
C++ video course
Learn C++ with no programming skills required!

The goal of our company is to educate people so they can create everything they imagine! Our approach to learning prioritizes understanding over mindless repeating of schemes. The C++ language course is designed for the people who don't have any knowledge about programming. It doesn't matter if you have never written any programs or if you have no idea about programming... after this course all this will change! You will bust the myth that programming is a difficult thing only for the few!