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Winners of the VMware Fusion “Refuse to Choose” Contest Announced!

It’s time.  Drum roll please…. 

Team VMware Fusion has selected the winners of the SXSW 2010 “Refuse to Choose” contest.  We saw a lot of enthusiasm and enjoyed seeing the fusions that you came up with.  The winners won us over with their creativity, priceless facial expressions, witty captions and dedication to the VMware Fusion brand.  

Hiphopbaby_winner Winning Caption: "YoYo MaMa: What? Baby HipHopssical loves her fresh beats."

Congratulations to Sonja Spray and Chris Sigmund who will bring “Baby Hip-Hopssical” into the world with 2 brand new MacBook Pros.    

A few other "honorable mention fusions" are shown below.  If only we could have chosen a few more grand prize winners!:

Empirebel Empirebel strikes back!


Digilog
Digilog does Vegas


Dinorina If the contest called for "Most Adorable Fusion" these two would have won.  Hands down.

Thanks to all of our contestants who entered – we will award each and every one of you with your own copy of VMware Fusion 3!

Refuse to Choose and Enter to Win a Macbook Pro by April 8!

Did you catch the VMware Fusion cupcakes and "refuse to choose" t-shirts at SXSW 2010?  We enjoyed spreading the word about VMware Fusion to thousands of Mac users through sugar, t-shirts and a ton of laughs.  For those who refuse to choose, the Madcakes Bakery created these special "Fusion" cupcakes, with half vanilla and half double chocolate chip (covered with delicious), sparing the public the struggle of choosing between their two favorite flavors:

0_madcakesVMware Fusion Madcakes Mobile at SXSW 2010 in Austin, TX

9_madcake Vanilla and Double Chocolate Chip "Fusion cupcake" at SXSW 2010

But as coverage from SXSW 2010 comes to a wrap, we're happy to share that we've extended the VMware Fusion SXSW "Refuse to Choose" contest deadline through this Thursday, April 8.

With VMware Fusion, you can be a Mac…and a PC! Fuse with your opposite and enter for a chance to win a MacBook Pro.
If you are sporting a fusion t-shirt from SXSW, find your opposite and post a picture of the two of you on our
VMware Fusion Facebook page. If not, then post a photo of your own creative fusion! Ohio State and Michigan?
Rich and Poor? Safe and Sorry? We want to see what you can come up with.

Here are some creative examples currently in the running:

1_chezfusionHiphopssical at Chez Fusion

3_hiphopbabyHiphop|Classical Parenting

2_macbook
Macbook meets Facebook

4_empirebelEmpirebel

5_democrublicanDemocrublican Split Personality

6_hamburgetarian Hamburgetarian

To enter, just follow these simple steps:

1. Fill out the contest entry form by entering your name and e-mail. Be sure to use the same name and e-mail that is displayed in your Facebook account.

2. Become a fan of the VMware Fusion Facebook page.

3. Upload your fusion photo for judging on the VMware Fusion Facebook Wall.

4.
Tag yourself in the photo.  Don't forget this important step – this is
how you can become one of two lucky winners of a new MacBook Pro.

To participate in the VMware Fusion "Refuse to Choose" Contest (the "Contest"), you must be at
least 18 years old and a legal resident of the United States.  Additional terms and conditions apply.

Entries will be accepted until 11:59PM PT on Thursday, April 8, so get your cameras out now and have some fun!