GSMAが2014 Global Mobile Awardsを発表!

現在、スペインのバルセロナで2014年2月27日(木)まで開催されている世界最大のモバイル関連イベント「Mobile World Congress 2014(MWC 2014)」。このMWC 2014を主催する携帯電話関連の業界団体である「GSMA(GSM Association)」が優れた製品や企業などを表彰する「2014 Global Mobile Awards」を発表しています。

2014 Global Mobile Awardsでは幅広い領域で賞が用意されていますが、その中で最も注目すべきベストスマートフォン(スマホ)には「HTC One」が、低価格スマホ部門では「Nokia Lumia 520」が、ベストエントリーレベルフィーチャーフォン(ケータイ)部門には「Nokia 105」が選ばれています。

また、ベストタブレットは「Apple iPad Air」が、最も革新的なメーカーはLG Electronics(LGエレクトロニクス)が受賞しています。

さらに、ここ最近では日本でも最も注目されているLTE規格に最も貢献した企業として韓国の移動体通信事業者であるSK TelecomとKTがそれぞれ商用LTE-Advancedネットワークが評価されて移動通信帯全体の技術への貢献とともに選ばれています。

◯Best Mobile Health Product or Service
Energize the Chain for Econet Wireless Vaccine Project in Zimbabwe

◯Best Mobile Education Product or Service
Enable Mobile Technologies for Magic Pencil

◯Best Mobile Product or Service for Automotive
Nuance Communications for Dragon Drive

◯Best NFC/Mobile Money Product or Service
Telenor Pakistan and Tameer Micro Finance Bank for Easypaisa

◯Best Mobile Publishing Product or Service
Wibbitz for Text-To-Video Technology

◯Best Mobile Innovation for 'Smart Cities'
Accenture plc and RCS MediaGroup S.p.A. for City1Tap

◯Best Mobile-Enabled Consumer Electronics Device
AT&T and Filip Technologies Inc. for FiLIP

◯Best Enterprise Mobile Service
AirWatch for AirWatch Enterprise Mobility Management, Version 7.0

◯Best Consumer Mobile Service
AT&T for AT&T Digital Life

◯Best Advertising or Marketing on Mobile
Hindustan Unilever Ltd., Lowe and Partners for Kan Khajura Tesan

◯Best Network-Based Solution for Serving Customers
GMCR Inc. for Globe Prepaid GoSakto: Create Your Own Promo

◯Best Mobile Product, Initiative or Service in Emerging Markets
Vodafone Foundation in India, the Self Employed Women's Association (SEWA) and the Cherie Blair Foundation for Women (CBFW) for RUDI Sandesha Vyavhar (RSV) project

◯Best Mobile Product or Service for Women in Emerging Markets
Telenor Pakistan and Tameer Micro Finance Bank for Easypaisa

◯Best Use of Mobile in Emergency or Humanitarian Situations
Smart Communications for Smart's SafePh: Yolanda Response

◯Best Mobile Product, Service or App for Accessibility or Ease-of-Use
Turkcell for Turkcell My Dream Partner

◯The Green Mobile Award
Grameenphone Ltd. for Climate Change Program

◯Best Entertainment App (Gaming, Music, Sports, Video)
Device 6

◯Judges' Choice – Best Overall Mobile App

◯Most Innovative Mobile App
PointGrab for CamMe

◯Smartphone App Challenge
Akbank T.A.S. for Akbank Direkt Mobile App

◯Best Smartphone

◯Best Low-Cost Smartphone (sub-$150 wholesale price)
Nokia Lumia 520

◯Best Entry-level or Featurephone
Nokia 105

◯Most Innovative Device Manufacturer of the Year

◯Best Mobile Tablet
Apple iPad Air

◯Best Mobile Infrastructure
Nokia Solutions and Networks with Telefonica O2 UK Limited for iSON Automation for Operations

◯Best Mobile Technology Breakthrough
Sensory Inc. for TrulyHandsfreeTM 3.0

◯Best Cloud-Based Technology for Mobile
Xively for Xively Cloud Services

◯Best Mobile Identity, Safeguard & Security Products/Solutions
SecureAuth IdP - 2 Factor Access Control for the Mobile Enterprise

◯Best Solution for Growing Smaller or Independent Networks
Reach-U for Demograft

◯Outstanding LTE Contribution
KT Corporation for Wideband LTE-A Commercial Service
SK Telecom for Commercial LTE-Advanced Network

◯Outstanding Overall Mobile Technology – The CTOs' choice
KT Corporation for Wideband LTE-A Commercial Service
SK Telecom for Commercial LTE-Advanced Network


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