GMASA 2016 award winners
The two-day Global Mobile App Summit and Awards 2016 ended with the award ceremony ended on Thursday that recognised many mobile applications those who have made a difference through their innovative ideas.
There were in total 19 categories that varied from apps developed for entertainment, education, lifestyle, media, video, news, medical, music, games and social media apps.
The Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Service (BMTC) was awarded the ‘People’s Choice Award’, which was received by V S Aradhya, the vice chairman of BMTC.
|Communication||nanu – free calls for everyone|
|Social||BharatMatrimony – Matrimonial|
|(People’s Choice Award)||BMTC|
|Business||Flock: Best Business Communication app|
|News & Magazines||Magzter: All Digital Magazines|
|( Best Muliplex App)||SPI Cinemas|
|(Best Social Impact App Award)||MissedPerson|
|Travel & Local||MakeMyTrip-Flights Hotel IRCTC|
|(Best Activity and Entertainment Award)||Frogo|
|Education||BYJU’S – The Learning App|
|( Best Payment Solution)||Payoneer|
|Tools & Utilities||SHAREit: File Transfer,Sharing|
|Celebrity Social Media Icon – 2016||Sanjana Galrani|
|Lifestyle||Naturals Beauty Salon at Home|
|Sports||Sportskeeda Live Scores & News|
|Entertainment||PayTunes – Free Recharge|
|Music||Wynk Music: MP3 & Hindi songs|
|Health & Fitness||HealthifyMe Weight Loss Coach|
|Shopping||LimeRoad – Online Shopping App|
|Books & Reference||Swap, Get Your Next Novel Free|
|Best Reward App||Cubic Reward – Free Gift Cards|
|Medical||1mg-Save on Medicine/LabTests|
|Best Yourstartup Story||My child App|
‘SHAREit’ won the award in the Tools & Utility category. ‘The Best Social Impact App’ award was given to Dr Vijay Sankeshwar, chairman of VRL group for the app ‘Missed Person’. The award in the category of Travel was given to ‘MakeMy Trip’ while Airtel’s Wynk Music bagged the award in the Music Category.
Live score app ‘SportsKeeda’ won the best app award in the sports category and BYJU’S bagged the award for the best app in the education category. The award in Payment Solution category was bagged by Payoneer. South Indian Actress, Sanjana Galrani was awarded the ‘Celebrity Social Media Icon – 2016’.
GMASA is organised by Apps World Magazine is an association with ‘Make in India’ and NASSCOM.