Move Over Oscar! GSMA Hands Out Global Mobile Awards

Who needs the Academy Awards when you have the 17th Annual Global Mobile awards? Today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, the GSMA – which represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide – announced the winners of the Global Mobile awards/ The winners were honored in an afternoon ceremony that presented awards to …   Read More

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Who needs the Academy Awards when you have the 17th Annual Global Mobile awards?

Today at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, the GSMA – which represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide – announced the winners of the Global Mobile awards/

The winners were honored in an afternoon ceremony that presented awards to the following recipients in their respective categories:

Best Mobile App for Consumers

Winner: Rovio Entertainment Ltd. – Angry Birds Rio

Best Mobile App for Enterprise

Winner: Citrix Systems – Citrix Receiver

Judges Choice – Best Overall Mobile App

Winner: WhatsApp Inc. – WhatsApp

Most Innovative Mobile App

Winner: SwiftKey

Best Mobile Advertising & Marketing Campaign

Winner: Brandtone – Carling Black Label “Be the Coach”

Innovation in Mobile Advertising

Winner: Poken, the Leading CMS for NFC

Mobile Marketing & Advertising Agency of the Year

Winner: [am.o.bee]

Best Enterprise Mobile Service

Winner: Fiberlink – MaaS360

Best Consumer Mobile Service

Winner: Google – Google Maps for Android

Best Network Product or Solution for Serving Customers

Winner: Turkcell – Turkcell TiklaKonus

Best Product, Initiative or Service for Underserved Segments

Winner: Safaricom – Grundfos

mWomen Best Mobile Product or Service for Women in Emerging Markets

Winner: Etisalat, Qualcomm, D-Tree International and Great Connection Inc. – Etisalat Mobile Baby

Best Use of Mobile in Emergency or Humanitarian Situations

Winner: UBL Omni – transparent and efficient Cash Disbursement service after the 2009 IDPs Crisis and the 2010 Flood Crisis

The Green Mobile Award

Winner: Flexenclosure – E-site

Best Mobile Health Innovation

Winner: Etisalat, Qualcomm, D-Tree International and Great Connection Inc. – Etisalat Mobile Baby

Best Mobile Innovation for Education or Learning

Winner: OnPoint Digital – CellCast Solution

Best Mobile Innovation for Automotive, Transport or Utilities

Winner: Ford Motor Company Ltd. – Ford SYNC with Emergency Assistance

Best Mobile Money Innovation

Winner: Etisalat, MasterCard and Oberthur Technologies – Etisalat Commerce

Best Mobile Innovation for Publishing

Winner: Financial Times and Assanka – The Financial Times Web App

Best Smartphone

Winner: Samsung – Samsung Galaxy S II

Best Feature Phone or Entry Level Phone

Winner: Nokia – Nokia C3-00

Device Manufacturer of the Year

Winner: Samsung

Best Mobile Tablet

Winner: Apple – Apple iPad 2

Best Embedded Mobile Device (Non-Handsets)

Winner: AT&T – Garmin GTU 10

Best Mobile Broadband Technology

Winner: KT – KT’s Premium WiFi Solution

Best Infrastructure Technology

Winner: Alcatel-Lucent – lightRadio Network

Best Technology Breakthrough

Winner: Vodafone Group PLC – Quad Rate Technology: an evolved path doubling the efficiency of mobile voice

Best Cloud Based Technology

Winner: Appcelerator – Titanium Integrated Development Platform

Best Technology Product or Solution for Safeguarding and Empowering Customers

Winner: Cloudmark – Cloudmark Mobile Messaging Security Suite

GSMA Chairman’s Award

Joint winners: KDDI, NTT DOCOMO, INC. and SOFTBANK MOBILE

Government Leadership Award

Winner: Government of the Republic of Colombia

“The GSMA congratulates winners and commends all those taking part for raising the benchmark of contributions to mobile communications across the entire industry,” says Michael O’Hara, Chief Marketing Officer for GSMA.

 

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