The world's largest trade fair for mobile phones, GSMA's Mobile World Congress (MWC), 2012, which went on for four days starting from 27 February, is now over. According to IT News Online, more than 67,000 visitors from 205 countries attended the event.
in addition, several mobile vendors from different corners of the world were also present and more than 1,500 companies exhibited their products.
A number of smartphones and tablets were launched and, in a special ceremony at the MWC, developers and manufacturers were awarded for creative and innovative products.
Below is the list of winners of 2012 Global Mobile Award...
Best Mobile App for Consumers - Rovio Entertainment Ltd for Angry Birds Rio
Best Mobile App for Enterprise - Citrix Systems for Citrix Receiver
Judge's Choice, Best Overall Mobile App - What'sApp Inc for WhatsApp
Most Innovative Mobile App - Swiftkey
Best Mobile Advertising and Marketing Campaign - Brandtone for Carling Black Label "Be the Coach"
Innovation in Mobile Advertising - Poken for the leading CMS for NFC
Mobile Marketing and Advertising Agency of the Year - [am.o.bee]
Best Enterprise Mobile Service - Fiberlink for MaaS360
Best Consumer Mobile Service - Google for Google Maps for Android
Best Networking Product or Solution for Servicing Customers - Turkcell for Turkcell TiklaKonus
Best Product, Initiative or Service for Underserved Segments - Safaricom for Grundfos
mWomen Best Mobile Product or Service for Women in Emerging Markets - Etisalat, Qualcomm, D-Tree International and Great Connection Inc. for Etisalat Mobile Baby
Best Mobile Innovation for Education or Learning - Onpoint Digital for CellCast Solution
Best Mobile Innovation for Automotive, Transport or Utilities - Ford Motor Company Ltd. for Ford SYNC with Emergency Assistance
Best Mobile Money Innovation - Etisalat, masterCard and Oberthur Technologies for Etisalat Commerce
Best Mobile Innovation for Publishing - Financial Times Assanka for The Financial Times Web App
Best Smartphone - Samsung for Samsung Galaxy S2
Best Feature Phone or Entry Level Phone - Nokia for Nokia C3-00
Device Manufacturer of the Year - Samsung
Best Mobile Tablet - Apple for Apple iPad2
Best New Mobile Handset, Device or Tablet at Mobile World Congress 2012 - Nokia for Nokia 808 PureView
Best Embedded Mobile Device (Non-Handset) - AT&T for Garmin GTU 10
Best Mobile Broadband Technology - KT for KT's Premium WiFi Technology
Best Infrastructure Technology - Alcatel-Lucent for lightRadio Network
Best Technology Breakthrough - 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
Best Technology Product or Solution for Safeguarding and Empowering Customers - Cloudmark for Cloudmark Mobile Messaging Security Suite
GSMA Chairman's Award - KDDI, NTT DOCOMO, INC. and SOFTBANK MOBILE
Government Leadership Award - Government of the Republic of Colombia