CUPERTINO, Calif., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobio announced today that it has received FierceMobileContent's Top App Award for its work on GetMobio. This distinction honors Mobio as powering one of the best wireless applications of 2007. The FierceMobileContent Top App Awards spotlight ten of the most cutting-edge mobile apps in the industry and consider technological innovation, revenue potential and competitive edge as part of the criteria for selection. FierceMobileContent is an internationally recognized email newsletter for the wireless industry, providing more than 20,000 executives with a daily briefing on the industry's top applications, stories and analysis. "With the GetMobio portal on your handset, there's no excuse for staying home on a Saturday night," said Jason Ankeny, Editor of FierceMobileContent. In January, Mobio was selected from thousands of innovators to launch its GetMobio mobile lifestyle portal at the DEMO 2007 conference. Following the launch, Business 2.0 Magazine called Mobio one of the hottest start-ups to watch in its "Next Net 25" of 2007 and IDC named Mobio one of its "10 Emerging Wireless Entertainment Players to Watch in 2007." In April, LAPTOP Magazine called Mobio one of "Ten Companies to Watch in 2007." Earlier this week, Mobio unveiled its revamped version of the GetMobio lifestyle portal with a new interface, featured apps and mobile content. Users can now enjoy existing Mobio applications such as Cheap Gas or explore fun new apps including Trivia, Movies and Weather -- all for free using GetMobio. "We are honored to be a recipient of the Top App Award," said Ramneek Bhasin, CEO if Mobio. "FierceMobileContent is a venerable source of information for our industry. The mobile industry is constantly in flux and resources such as FierceMobileContent make it easier to stay on top of the latest trends and breaking news." The complete list of winning companies is available via a special Web feature on the FierceMobileContent Web site at http://www.fiercemobilecontent.com. About FierceMarkets FierceMarkets, a leader in B2B e-media, provides information and marketing services in the Telecommunications, Life Sciences, Healthcare, IT, and Finance industries through its portfolio of email newsletters, Web sites, Webinars, and live events. Every business day, FierceMarkets publications reach more than 500,000 executives in over 100 countries. Current publications include DailyTechRag (http://www.dailytechrag.com), FierceBiotech (http://www.fiercebiotech.com), FierceBioResearcher (http://www.fiercebioresearcher.com), FierceBroadbandWireless (http://www.fiercebroadbandwireless.com), FierceCIO (http://www.fiercecio.com), FierceDeveloper (http://www.fiercedeveloper.com), FierceFinance (http://www.fiercefinance.com), FierceHealthcare (http://www.fiercehealthcare.com), FierceHealthIT (http://www.fiercehealthit.com), FierceIPTV (http://www.fierceiptv.com), FierceMobileContent (http://www.fiercemobilecontent.com), FiercePharma (http://www.fiercepharma.com), FierceSarbox (http://www.fiercesarbox.com), FierceTelecom (http://www.fiercetelecom.com), FierceVoIP (http://www.fiercevoip.com), FierceBiotech (http://www.FierceBiotech.com), and IT-Wireless (http://www.it-wireless.com), and The Business VoIP Report (http://www.businessvoipreport.com). About Mobio Mobio makes dynamic mobile applications and widgets that work together and are based on the integration of Web services. Based in Silicon Valley, the company's mission is to make compelling applications that are fun, simple and useful enough to merit everyday use on popular mobile phones. Around the globe, people use Mobio's applications to buy movie tickets, call a cab and find the cheapest gas -- all with very few clicks and minimal or no data entry. For more information, visit http://www.getmobio.com. Mobio is a trademark of Mobio Networks, Inc. All other registered or unregistered trademarks are the sole property of their respective owners. MEDIA CONTACTS Heather Cox FierceMarkets, Inc. 202-628-8778 x13 firstname.lastname@example.org Maggie Quale FortyThree, Inc. 831.621.3773 email@example.com
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