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Competition Always looking to employ our readers' talents to the greater benefit of mankind, we are giving you the chance to be God for a Day.

What we want is a vulture-themed Reg screensaver which we can offer as a free download to our beloved fans.

The winner of this tekkie challenge will appear in a front-page Reg article, complete with photos, plaudits, praise and any amount of hype about their genius, sexual prowess, etc., etc. In short, you'll be God for a Day, thereby gaining the eternal respect of the entire world of IT. Subsequently, your screensaver will be made available to Reg readers.

You can get a big vulture logo by clicking here.

And that's all there is to it. Get programming.

Rules

The competition is open to individuals and companies.
The closing date for entries is 5.00pm GMT on Friday 2nd March.
E-mail your entries to us here.
The screen saver must be a completely original work and not infringe any copyright or trademark.
The screensaver must be Windows compatible.
The screensaver must be based on a Register-style vulture theme.
Feel free to attach a soundtrack.
The screensaver must not contain images or audio which are blasphemous, racist or sexist or anything that could get a user sacked. ®

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