TiVo announced the winners for its HME Developer Challenge contest today. The grand prize winner is AudioFaucet (nee iSee iTunes) and its author Kyle Copeland, who will be receiving a Segway for his work. AudioFaucet provides control over iTunes for people streaming music using an Airport Express (or a really long audio cable) using TiVo's Home Media Engine platform.
The other winners are:
- Best Music Application
- Music Monkey, which plays music from your library and makes you guess the title.
- Best Photo Application
- Flickr/TiVo, a way to browse Flickr from your TiVo (previously discussed on PVRblog)
- Best Game Application
- NBC Trivia, a game using trivia from Seinfeld and Friends
- Best Information Application
- Digital Home, an application allows home automation enthusiasts to control lights, security cameras and more.
- Most Creative Application
- Galleon, a collection of apps that just hit version 1.0.0 and does all sorts of things like read email and RSS feeds, play podcasts, show webcams and a ton more.
Congratulations to all the winners and we hope to soon see the ones we can't find online yet!