MobileTrax Announces Winners of the 2013 Mobility Awards

Mobility Awards honor the best mobile computing and wireless communications products and services as selected by 61 press and analysts. Apple products and services win in 13 categories

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – INTERNATIONAL CES MobilityWire® – January 10, 2013

MobileTrax, LLC, a leading mobile and wireless industry analyst firm, announced today the winners of the 2013 Mobility Awards at a banquet held at the Bellagio Hotel during the 2013 International CES® trade show in Las Vegas. The 2013 Mobility Awards were selected by 61 industry-leading press and analysts who cover the mobile and wireless market. The Mobility Awards recognize the best mobile computing and wireless data communications products and services introduced to the market during the past year.

Apple products and services won 2013 Mobility Awards in 13 total categories. Google products and services won in five categories. bSafe took the Rookie of the Year Award, and the Samsung Galaxy S® III was selected as Product of the Year. Softbank’s purchase of 70 percent of Sprint took the top position in the M&A Transaction category.

“The Mobility Awards have honored the brightest innovators in mobile computing and wireless data communications products and services for the past 17 years,” said J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D., Principal Analyst with MobileTrax LLC. “Again, this year there was stiff competition for the 597 products and services which were nominated in the 72 categories. We congratulate the Mobility Award winners for providing the market with outstanding products and services.”

This is the first year we had the Mobility Awards banquet at CES, and the response was fantastic. We had over 325 press request a registration for the banquet – far more than the space we had available. We plan to have the Mobility Awards banquet in a large ballroom in January 2014 to accommodate all the qualified press who would like to attend this annual gala event.

The winners of the 2013 Mobility Award are (listed by Category and Subcategory):

About MobileTrax
MobileTrax, LLC is a leading mobile and wireless industry analyst firm and is a trusted source of information regarding the mobile computing and wireless data communications industry. MobileTrax provides market research, conferences and consulting services regarding enterprise and consumer markets. MobileTrax is lead by J. Gerry Purdy, Ph.D., a globally-recognized authority on mobile computing and wireless data communications. He writes and publishes Inside Mobile, a newsletter that is published each Wednesday and is read by more than 100,000 people. More information can be found at

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