[MA2013]

2013 Mobile Awards - Key Dates

3 September 2013 - Extended close date
9 September 2013 - Judging
19 September 2013 - Finalists announced
10 October 2013 - Rating Closes
17 October 2013 - Awards Night
Best of the best - Winners list

Category Listing

Best Audience Migration to Mobile Technology

This category recognises migration of an audience from a traditional media to a mobile platform.  

 

Best Studio less than 5

This category awards the best developer for when the development house/ studio comprises of less than 5 individuals.


This category is non-enterable. It will be selected from all eligible entries into the awards and no entry fee is required. 
  

 

Fitness

This category relates to applications that promote or provide a service around fitness.   

 

Flight Trackers

This category relates to applications dedicated to flight information and flight tracking services.   

 

Government Services

This category recognises applications developed for all levels of government services.  

 

Home & Garden

This category relates to applications that have been developed for the home and garden, such as DIY, energy and water saving, building, furnishing, home improvements, gardens and outdoor living

 

  

 

iOS

This category relates to the best application on the iOS platform.


This category is non-enterable. It will be selected from all relevant entries into the awards and no entry fee is required. 
  

 

News

This category recognises applications that broadcast or diffuse news and current affairs.   

 

Online Shopping & Payments

This category relates to applications that facilitate retail purchase via the mobile platform.  

 

Retail & Shopping

This category relates to applications that have been developed to promote retail shopping.   

 

Sales Force

This category relates to applications that are design to aid a sales force become more productive.  

 

Sport

This category relates to sports games developed for the mobile platform.  

 

Android

This category relates to the best application on the Android platform.


This category is non-enterable. It will be selected from all eligible entries into the awards and no entry fee is required. 
  

 

Best Mobile Expanded Service or Application

This category recognises the best expanded mobile service or application.   

 

Best Studio between 5 and 20

This category awards the best developer for when the development house/ studio comprises of between 5 and 20 individuals.

This category is non-enterable. It will be selected from all eligible entries into the awards and no entry fee is required. 

  

 

Fashion

This category relates to fashion themed applications.   

 

Line of Business

The category relates to applications that aid productivity in Line of Business.  

 

Not For Profit

This category recognises applications developed for Not-For-Profit organisations and charities.   

 

Nutrition and Diet

This category relates to applications that promote or provide a service around nutrition and diet.   

 

Performances

This category relates to applications themed around performances and the arts.  

 

Travel operators & Booking Apps

This category relates to applications dedicate to travel operators & bookings services.   

 

Best New Service or Application

This category recognises the best new service or application on a mobile platform.  

 

Best Studio greater than 20

This category awards the best developer for when the development house/ studio comprises of more than 20 individuals.


This category is non-enterable. It will be selected from all eligible entries into the awards and no entry fee is required. 
  

 

Board, Card, Dice, Casino & Puzzle

This category relates to board, card, dice, casino and puzzle games developed for the mobile platform.  

 

Cooking

This category relates to applications concerning cooking information and recipes.   

 

Education

This category recognises education themed apps across all education sectors.   

 

Financial Information & Tools

This category relates to applications that provide financial information and tools.   

 

Food & Drink

This category relates to applications themed around food and drink. Restaurant and bar reviews and guides would enter here.   

 

Medical

This category relates to applications that provide or promote a medical service or information.   

 

Navigation

This category relates to applications that aid in navigation, trip management and logging.   

 

Project Management

The category relates to applications themed around project management.  

 

Utilities

This category relates to utility applications such as text edit, diary, translator, document viewer, industry directory.  

 

Windows

This category relates to the best application on the Windows platform.   

 

Best Mobile Marketing Campaign

This category recognises campaigns that use elements such as competitions, promotions & messaging to engage customers on the mobile channel exclusively.  

 

Directories & guides

This category is suitable for applications providing directory listings or information guides bringing all the relevant information and tips together in one app e.g.industry listings, trade directories, wedding planners

  

 

Education & Family

This category relates to educational and family games developed for the mobile platform.  

 

Nightlife

This category relates to applications themed around nightlife. Applications promoting nighttime events and nightclubs would enter here.  

 

Productivity Apps

This category recognises applications that aid and facilitate productivity such as notes, diaries, word processors, schedulers, data entry and spreadsheet apps.   

 

Travel Guides

This category relates to travel guide applications.  

 

Web

This category relates to the best mobile enabled website.


This category is non-enterable. It will be selected from all eligible entries into the awards and no entry fee is required. 
  

 

Best use of Mobile in Marketing

This category recognises the best use of mobile incorporated in a wider marketing campaign.  

 

Blackberry

This category relates to the best application on the Blackberry platform.


This category is non-enterable. It will be selected from all eligible entries into the awards and no entry fee is required. 
  

 

Mobile Payments

The category relates to applications developed to facilitate the transfer of funds over the mobile platform.  

 

Best Multi-Channel Integrated Marketing Campaign

This category recognises campaigns that use a combination of platforms to engage customers, such as print, online, mobile applications and messaging for an integrated experience.  

 

In Field Services

This category relates to applications developed in order to aid and facilitate organisations requiring mobility whilst out of the office.  

 

Television/Movies

This category relates to applications that promote television and the digital living room.  

 

Music

This category relates to applications that are themed around music.   

 

Radio

This category relates to applications that extend radio beyond broadcast radio.  Radio is evolving in transmission and content formats. The traditional broadcast model has been augmented by app only radio properties, streaming services and full production radio properties. We expect to see entries that cover the new models, new considerations and new experiences. Let it be said Marconi will take notice of the finalists and applaud the winners.

This should be a gloves off battle between streaming services, algorithms and human curated content creation. Time to enter your app and see whose app reigns supreme.  

  

 

Children & Early Childhood Development

This category relates to applications associated with children and early childhood development.   

 

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