global mobile awards 2012

Los Global Mobile Awards 2012 se entregarán durante el MWC 2012, el 28 de febrero, en una ceremonia oficiada por Tim Minchin donde se darán a conocer los ganadores de la 17a edición de los premios relacionados con la telefonía móvil. Premios que están divididos en diferentes categorías como: mejor aplicación, smartphone, tablet, etcétera.

Aquí os dejamos la lista completa de las categorías y los nominados de los Global Mobile Awards 2012:

Best Mobile App for Consumers

  • Facebook for Facebook Messenger
  • Outfit7 for Talking Tom Cat 2
  • Rovio Entertainment Ltd. for Angry Birds Rio
  • Yobonja for Blast Monkeys
  • Zynga for Hanging With Friends

Best Mobile App for Enterprise

  • Cisco Systems, Inc. for Cisco AnyConnect
  • Citrix for GoToMeeting
  • Citrix Systems for Citrix Receiver
  • Infragistics for SharePlus: SharePoint Mobile Client
  • Square, Inc. for Square

Best Overall Mobile App

  • Evernote for Evernote
  • Flipboard Inc for FlipBoard
  • Google for GoogleMaps
  • LinkedIn for Linkedln
  • WhatsApp Inc for WhatsApp

Most Innovative Mobile App

  • biNu for biNu
  • Enterproid for Divide™
  • Google for Google Wallet
  • Metaswitch Networks for Thrutu
  • Shazam for Shazam App
  • SwiftKey for SwiftKey

Best Mobile Advertising & Marketing Campaign

  • Brandtone for Carling Black Label “Be the Coach”
  • Isobar Mobile for Diageo; Bud Ice Index App
  • MOBILERA & BOOM for “Istanbul Shopping Fest 2011 – Global Mobile Media Campaign”
  • Starcom Mediavest group & Enrich Mobile for Samsung GALAXY S II reveals the Angry Birds Golden Egg
  • Vodafone Turkey for Burger King’s “Monopoly Madness”

Innovation in Mobile Advertising

  • AdJitsu for Adjitsu by Cooliris
  • Google for Google Wallet
  • LocalResponse for LocalResponse
  • Orange Group for TVcheck
  • Poken for the leading CMS for NFC
  • R/GA for Nike+ GPS
  • Velti for Engaging User Experiences with Velti’s 5ml

Mobile Marketing & Advertising Agency of the Year

  • [am.o.bee]
  • C-Movil
  • Hipcricket

Best Enterprise Mobile Service

  • Portugal Telecom and ClickSoftware for ClickMobile
  • Enterproid for Divide™
  • Fiberlink for MaaS360
  • Good Technology for Good for Enterprise (GFE)
  • MobileIron for MobileIron Virtual Smartphone Platform Release 4.5 for Android
  • Virtela Technology Services Incorporated for Cloud-based Mobile Device Management

Best Consumer Mobile Service

  • Appcelerator for Titanium Integrated Development Platform
  • Google for Google Maps for Android
  • Myriad Group for Myriad Updates
  • Orange Group for Orange Cityzi Pass
  • TripAdvisor Inc. for TripAdvisor Mobile

Best Network Product or Solution for Serving Customers

  • Etisalat & Telsis for Etisalat DotMe service (running on the Telsis Just Dot Me platform)
  • Huawei for Huawei Mobile Business Operations Hub Solution
  • Innoz Technologies for SmsGyan
  • Orange Group for Emergency credit
  • Orange Group for Gmail SMS Chat
  • Turkcell for Turkcell TiklaKonus

Best Product, Initiative or Service for Underserved Segments

  • Grameenphone Ltd. and University of Oslo for “Reaching the Unreachable through ICT”
  • Webaroo Technologies for GupShup
  • Milvik for Bima mobile life insurance
  • Safaricom for Grundfos
  • ToughStuff for Solar Solutions for Off-Grid Charging
  • UBL Omni for a transparent and efficient Cash Disbursement service for the Underserved

mWomen Best Mobile Product or Service for Women in Emerging Markets

  • Etisalat, Qualcomm, D-Tree International and Great Connection Inc. for Etisalat Mobile Baby
  • Grameen Foundation, Qualcomm Wireless Reach, Ruma and Bakrie Telecom for Empowering Poor Women in Indonesia with Mobile Microfranchise Solutions
  • Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) for HAPINOY – A SMART MONEY CENTER
  • Uninor for Uninor-Hand in Hand Citizen Centre Project

Best Use of Mobile in Emergency or Humanitarian Situations

  • for Rapid Population Movement Analysis using Cellphone Data for Improving Efficiency of Humanitarian Relief
  • MoreMagic and Voilà for T-Cash following the Haitian earthquake
  • NTT DOCOMO for Recovery from Great East Japan Earthquake and New Disaster Preparedness Measures
  • Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) for the Strengthening Disaster Preparedness of Southern Leyte through SMS technology
  • United Bank Limited for UBL Omni Cash Disbursement Service

The Green Mobile Award

  • Flexenclosure for E-site
  • Grameenphone Ltd. for “Building A Greener Network” Initiative
  • Indus Towers Limited for Indus’ Carbon Abatement Program (i-CAP)
  • Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) for Kabalikat sa Kalikasan (Your Partner in Environmental Protection)
  • Telenor Pakistan Operations Excellece initiative for Greener Operations

Best Mobile Health Innovation

  • AT&T and WellDoc® for AT&T mHealth Solutions presents DiabetesManager®
  • Etisalat, Qualcomm, D-Tree International and Great Connection Inc for Etisalat Mobile Baby
  • Smart Communications, Inc. for SHINE (Secured Health Information Network and Exchange)
  • Sproxil for Sproxil Mobile Product Authentication (TM) Solution
  • Vodacom for Vodacom mHealth Applications known as Nompilo

Best Mobile Innovation for Education or Learning

  • Datawind for Aakash Tablet
  • Kajeet and Telcordia for Kajeet for Education and the Sentinel Platform for Smart Learning
  • KT Corporation for Kibot2
  • OnPoint Digital for CellCast Solution
  • Tata Teleservices & Expert Voicetap Technologies for Tutor On Mobile (TOM)

Best Mobile Innovation for Automotive, Transport or Utilities

  • Consert, Inc. and Novatel Wireless for Consert Virtual Peak Plant (VPP) Solution with integrated Novatel Wireless Expedite® E396 PCI Express Mini Card for 3G
  • Ericsson and Telekom Srbija for Eco Bus Project
  • Ford Motor Company Ltd for Ford SYNC with Emergency Assistance
  • Taxiplon S.A for taxiplon®
  • Mercedes Benz Research and Development North America inc for AMG Performance Media based on Android
  • paythru for paythruPARK

Best Mobile Money Innovation

  • Banglalink & Comviva for Banglalink MobileCash powered by Comviva’s mobiquity™ mobile financial solution
  • Etisalat, MasterCard and Oberthur Technologies for Etisalat Commerce
  • KT for olleh myWallet
  • Oltio for payD
  • SK telecom for NFC-Embedded USIM Card
  • Turkcell for Turkcell CepT Cuzdan

Best Mobile Innovation for Publishing

  • Adobe for Adobe Digital Publishing Suite
  • Financial Times and Assanka for The Financial Times Web App
  • Glamour Magazine & SpyderLynk for Glamour Magazine’s September 2011 Social Issue Using Social SnapTags
  • Guardian News and Media Ltd for Guardian iPad edition
  • The Washington Post App for Android

Best Smartphone

  • Apple for iPhone 4S
  • HTC for HTC Desire S
  • Nokia for Nokia Lumia 800
  • Samsung for Samsung Galaxy Nexus
  • Samsung for Samsung Galaxy S II

Best Featurephone or entry level phone

  • Emporia for Emporia Life Plus Easy To Use Mobile Phone
  • Nokia for Nokia C2-03
  • Nokia for Nokia C3-00
  • Nokia for Nokia C3-01
  • Samsung for Samsung Ch@t 335 (Samsung S3350)

Device Manufacturer of the Year (no hay nominados, el ganador del premio al mejor fabricante del año se dará a conocer durante la ceremonia)

Best Mobile Tablet

  • Acer for Iconia Tab A500/501
  • Amazon for Kindle Fire
  • Apple for Apple iPad 2
  • ASUS for ASUS Eee Pad Transformer Prime
  • Samsung for Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Best New Mobile Handset, Device or Tablet at Mobile World Congress 2012 (no hay nominados, el ganador se dará a conocer durante la ceremonia)

Best Embedded Mobile Device (Non- Handsets)

  • AT&T for Garmin GTU 10
  • AT&T for PlayStation®Vita System
  • Jabra for Jabra FREEWAY
  • Nokia Siemens Networks for CPEi-lte 7212 Data + Wi-Fi Indoor CPE
  • VGo Communications and Novatel Wireless for VGo with integrated Novatel Wireless’ Expedite® E362 PCI Express Mini Card for 4G/LTE

Best Mobile Broadband Technology

  • Avvasi Inc for Avvasi Q-VUE®
  • Huawei’s SingleRAN LTE TDD solution, forming the network backbone of SoftBank’s Wireless City Planning’s new country wide network in Japan
  • KT for KT’s Premium WiFi Solution
  • Nokia Siemens Networks for Liquid Radio: Flexi Multiradio Antenna System
  • Vodafone Group PLC for Vodafone Single RAN Active Antenna
  • Wavion Wireless Networks, an Alvarion Company, for Wavion WBSn with two-way Beamforming 802.11n and Interference Immunity Suite

Best Infrastructure Technology

  • Alcatel-Lucent for lightRadio Network
  • Bytemobile for Bytemobile’s T3100 Adaptive Traffic Manager
  • Huawei for Huawei GL1800 Refarming Base Station
  • Nokia Siemens Networks for Liquid Radio: Flexi Multiradio BTS for TD-LTE
  • Telstra and Ericsson for Telstra Next G® Triple Access Core Network
  • Ixia for LTE service validation solution

Best Technology Breakthrough

  • EPCOS, a TDK group company, and Pulse Electronics for indie – Operator Independent Hardware
  • Ethertronics for EtherSmart LTE 1.0™ Phone Adaptive Antenna™ solution
  • Saguna for Saguna CODS – RAN-based content and application acceleration
  • Sensory, Inc for TrulyHandsfree(tm) Voice Control
  • ST-Ericsson for ST-Ericsson Thor™ modems, Industry-leading mobile broadband modems
  • Vodafone Group PLC for Quad Rate Technology: an evolved path doubling the efficiency of mobile voice.

Best Cloud Based Technology

  • Appcelerator for Titanium Integrated Development Platform
  • Brightcove for Brightcove App Cloud Content App Platform
  • Netbiscuits for Netbiscuits Cloud Software Service for Mobile Sites and Webapps
  • Peek for Peek Genius Cloud
  • Sierra Wireless for AirVantage™ M2M Cloud Platform

Best Technology Product or Solution for Safeguarding and Empowering Customers

  • AdaptiveMobile for Network Protection Platform
  • Cloudmark for Cloudmark Mobile Messaging Security Suite
  • Juniper Networks for Junos Pulse Mobile Security Suite
  • Subex for Subex’s Revenue Operations Center (ROC®) Fraud Management version 7.4
  • Turkcell Global Bilgi for Turkcell Voice Verification

Outstanding achievement award: Government Leadership Award

  • Government of Kingdom of Bahrain
  • Government of Republic of Colombia
  • Government of Kyrgyz Republic
  • Government of Republic of Indonesia
  • Government of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Justo Hernández

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