Winners of 17th. Edition of the annual Global Mobile Awards

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Global Mobile Awards 2012The GSMA announced the winners of the 17th. Edition of the annual Global Mobile Awards, held at the GSMA's Mobile World Congress, in Barcelona. The winners were honored at an evening ceremony conducted by comedian and songwriter Tim Minchin.

Minchin amused the nominees and participants with the surprise presentation of a song composed for the delivery of prizes, with creative fonts based on mobile communications. Cherie Blair, mWomen programme champions of the GSMA, reunited with Tim on stage to co-apresentar four accomplishments within the category ‘Development Economic and Social '.

“The Global Mobile Awards Awards 2012 still the best, the most creative and innovative products and services that drive the current and future mobile ecosystem. With a record number of entries from the highest level this year, It is a significant achievement to be honored at today's ceremony”, said Michael the ’ Hara, Chief Marketing Officer of GSMA. “The GSMA congratulates the winners and congratulates all those who participate in the elevation of the parameters of contributions to mobile communications throughout the industry”.

The winners of the Global Mobile Awards Awards 2012 are:

Best mobile application for Consumers Winner: Rovio Entertainment Ltd. – Angry Birds River

Best mobile application for businessesWinner: Citrix Systems – Citrix Receiver

Judges ' choice – Best Global Mobile ApplicationWinner: Inc?. – ?

Most Innovative Mobile ApplicationWinner: SwiftKey

Best advertising campaign and Marketing with Technology MobileWinner: Brandtone – Carling Black Label “Be the Coach”

Best Innovation in Mobile AdvertisingWinner: Poken, the leading CMS for NFC

Best Agency of the year of Mobile Advertising and MarketingWinner: [am.o.bee]

Best Mobile Service for businessesWinner: Fiberlink – MaaS360

Best Mobile Service for ConsumersWinner: Google – Google Maps for Android

Best product or Network Solution for consumersWinner: Turkcell – Turkcell TiklaKonus

Best Product, Initiative or services for Underserved Segments Winner: Safaricom – Grundfos Pump

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 Technology in Humanitarian Situations or EmergenciesWinner: UBL Omni – efficient and transparent service for cash Disbursement after the crisis Pids (internally displaced persons) of 2009 and floods crisis 2010

Green Mobile Technology AwardWinner: Flexenclosure – E-site

Best Innovation in Mobile Technology for health Winner: Etisalat, Qualcomm, D-Tree International and Great Connection Inc. – Etisalat Mobile Baby

Melhor Inovação em Tecnologia Móvel para Education ou EnsinoWinner: OnPoint Digital – CellCast Solution

Best Mobile Innovation for the automotive industry, Public Utilities or transportWinner: Ford Motor Company Ltd. – Ford SYNC with Emergency Assistance

Best Mobile Innovation for MoneyWinner: Etisalat, MasterCard and Oberthur Technologies – Etisalat Commerce

Best Mobile Innovation for editingWinner: Financial Times and Assanka – The Web application from The Financial Times

Best SmartphoneWinner: Samsung – Samsung Galaxy S II

Best phone with features or entry-level PhoneWinner: Nokia – Nokia C3-00

Appliance manufacturer of the yearWinner: Samsung

Best Mobile TabletWinner: Apple – Apple iPad 2

Best Embedded Mobile Device (without handset) Winner: AT&T – Garmin GTU 10

Best mobile broadband technologyWinner: KT – KT's Premium WiFi solution

Best infrastructure TechnologyWinner: Alcatel-Lucent – lightRadio Network

Best Innovation in technologyWinner: Vodafone Group PLC – Quad Rate Technology: a path evolved to replicate the power of voice mobile service

Best Cloud-based technologyWinner: Appcelerator – Titanium Integrated Development Platform

Best product or technological solution to safeguard and give powers to customersWinner: Cloudmark – Cloudmark Mobile Messaging Security Suite

GSMA Chairman's awardCo-Winners : KDDI, NTT DOCOMO, INC. and SOFTBANK MOBILE

Government Leadership AwardWinner: Government of the Republic of Colombia

A panel of judges in search of more promising ‘ best new mobile device, Device or Tablet at the Mobile World Congress of 2012′ make a selection among the nominees and one winner will be announced on the morning of Thursday, day 1 March 2012 at the Mobile World Congress. Both the nominees selected as the winner will be announced via the Mobile World Live TV and on the Web Site of the Global Mobile Awards.

The complete list of winners and finalists of the awards Global Mobile Awards 2012 is available at:

Alltogether, more than 170 independent analysts, journalists and academics and specialists in the field and 16 representatives of mobile services operators from around the world participated in the judgment Awards 2012.

The sponsors of the awards Global Mobile Awards 2012 include: INQ (Platinum Awards sponsor); Conduit (Category Applications of the year); CNBC, Fortune and Time (Platinum Media partners); and Africa Telecoms, Fierce Wireless, GIZMODO, GoMo News and Mobile Communications International, Tech Week Europe (Gold Media partners). The market data for categories ‘ Best Mobile application for Consumers’ and Best Mobile Application ‘ for companies’ were provided by Distimo.

About the GSMA

The GSMA represents the interests of the worldwide mobile communications industry. Covering 220 countries, the GSMA unites nearly 800 mobile communications operators from around the world, as well as more than 200 the broader mobile ecosystem companies in, including manufacturers of handsets, software companies, equipment suppliers, Internet companies and media organizations and entertainment. The GSMA also produces industry-leading events such as the Mobile World Congress (Mobile World Congress) and the Mobile Asia Expo (Mobile phone exposure in Asia).

For more information, visit the corporate Web Site of GSMA, in the address or the Mobile World Live (Mobile World live), the online portal for the mobile communications industry, in the address

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