Atlassian Software Systems announced "Codegeist," their first plug-in competition taking place from 19 January to 19 March, 2006. Loads of prizes are available including a $5,000 first prize, licenses to great apps from JetBrains, Cenqua, and YourKit, subscriptions to MindReef and Sourcebeat, and Codegeist t-shirts. Individuals or teams of up to three people can develop Java-based plug-ins for either Atlassian JIRA or Confluence. The coolest, most useful, most elegant plug-ins will win; entries will be judged by the votes of the Atlassian Development team. For more information, visit