WASHINGTON, D.C., April 19, 2012 Ð International CTIA WIRELESS¨ 2012 today announced the Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards finalists that represent the industryÕs most innovative wireless products and services in the areas of mobile apps, consumer electronics, enterprise and vertical markets and network infrastructure.

On Wednesday, May 9 at 2:00 p.m. CDT, Jon Fortt, technology correspondent for CNBC, will make known the E-Tech Awards winners on the Exhibit Innovations Stage at Booth 4575 at International CTIA WIRELESS, taking place May 8-10, 2012 at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.

CTIA E-Tech Awards submissions were judged on innovation, functionality, technological importance, implementation and overall ÒwowÓ factor. Online judging for the 15 awards categories was conducted by a panel of recognized industry experts, media and analysts.

Attendees are encouraged to take a look at the submissions when they are displayed in Booth 4575 at the Emerging Technology Zone on the tradeshow floor throughout the show. In addition, attendees may vote for their favorite entries online and via text during International CTIA WIRELESS. To vote for the ÒBest Online Pick,Ó website visitors should vote at www.ctiashow.com/awards. The entry that earns the most text votes on-site during the show will be named ÒBest in Show.Ó

The 2012 CTIA E-Tech Awards finalists are (by category in alphabetical order):


General Business

  • Appcelerator Titanium Mobile Platform, Appcelerator
  • BoxTone Automated Mobile Application Management (MAM), BoxTone
  • DialedIn, DialedIn
  • EFI PrintMe Mobile, EFI

Green Telecom and Smart Energy Solutions, Apps, and Hardware

  • AIRSYS high efficiency HVAC Wall Pack Unit (WPU), Tempest Telecom Solutions LLC
  • Consert Virtual Peak Plant Solution with integrated Novatel Wireless Expedite E396 3G PCIe Card, Novatel Wireless
  • Mushroom GreenZero Wall Travel Charger, Bracketron
  • Nularis LED Energy Auditor, Nularis
  • Vodacom mobile broadband site running purely on renewable energies, Nokia Siemens Networks

Healthcare and Wellness

  • ARD400-W 3G Dosimeter and Server Solution, AnyDATA Corporation
  • AT&T mHealth Solutions presents DiabetesManager¨, AT&T and WellDoc
  • iglucoseª, PositiveID Corporation
  • Valencell V-LINCª, Valencell
  • VGo with integrated Novatel WirelessÕ Expedite¨ E362 PCI Express Mini Card for 4G/LTE, Novatel Wireless

Mobile Marketing and Advertising

  • Accession Mobile Content Sharing (MCS), Metaswitch Networks
  • AT&T Messaging Toolkit, AT&T
  • Chatterspot, Chatterspot
  • Digby Localpoint, Digby
  • Urban Airship, Urban Airship

Transportation and Fleet

  • Instant Locate, Global Results Communications
  • IsatData Pro, SkyWave Mobile Communications
  • Public Safety Multi-Media Messaging Solution, Infinite Convergence
  • QPro 3G, Quake Global
  • Sonim XP5520 BOLT, Sonim Technologies


In-Building Wireless, Wi-Fi, and LAN

  • Alcatel-Lucent lightRadio Wi-Fi, Alcatel-Lucent
  • Huawei AtomCell, Huawei
  • nanoConverge, ip.access
  • Self-Optimizing Network (SON), AT&T
  • Unified User Access Control Software for Virtual Wireless LAN (vWLAN), ADTRAN, Inc.

Wide Area Network

  • BelAir2100 LTE/3G/Wi-Fi Metrocell, BelAir Networks
  • lightRadioª Network, Alcatel-Lucent
  • Nokia Siemens Networks Flexi Multiradio 10 BTS with 6 Pipes Radio for LTE rollouts, Nokia Siemens Networks
  • Nokia Siemens Networks Flexi Zone, Nokia Siemens Networks
  • PureWave Quantum LTE, PureWave


Automotive, Safe Driving and Transportation

  • Aha Radio 2.0, Harman International
  • AT&T DriveMode, AT&T
  • Cobra JoyRideª, Cobra Electronics
  • iOnRoad- Augmented Driving, iOnRoad
  • Scosche cellCONTROL, Scosche Industries

Health, Wellness and Fitness

  • AT&T mHealth Solutions presents DiabetesManager¨, AT&T and WellDoc
  • Beam Brush, Beam Technologies
  • Lifecomm Mobile Personal Emergency Response System, Lifecomm
  • Macaw, U.S. Preventive Medicine, Inc. and Qualcomm Life
  • OptumizMe, Optum

Mobile Commerce, Shopping, and Rewards

  • Eyeona, Eyeona
  • Geode by iCache, iCache
  • Neustar Intelligent Cloud, Neustar
  • Pay Anywhere, Pay Anywhere
  • Viggle, Viggle

Productivity, Utility, and Public Safety

  • CounterPath Bria iPad Edition mobile softphone, CounterPath
  • iMap Weather Radio, Weather Decision Technologies
  • Scout, Telenav
  • SugarSync, Inc., SugarSync, Inc.
  • ViBe, Base 2 Applications

Social, Content, Media and Entertainment

  • Aha Radio 2.0, Harman International
  • AT&T U-verse Enabled Apps, AT&T
  • Bobsled by T-Mobile, T-Mobile
  • Doro Experience¨, Doro
  • Tangled: Storybook Deluxe, Disney Publishing Worldwide



  • Band, TYLT
  • BURY EasyTouch Pro CV9000, Point to Point Technology USA Inc.
  • Geode by iCache, iCache
  • Motorola ELITE SLIVER Bluetooth¨ Headset, Motorola Mobility
  • SmartLinX U250, AirTouch Inc.

Smartphones and Handsets

  • DROID RAZR MAXX by Motorola, Motorola Mobility
  • Galaxy Nexus by Samsung (Sprint), Samsung Telecommunications America
  • Galaxy Nexus by Samsung (Verizon), Samsung Telecommunications America
  • HTC One X, HTC Americas
  • Samsung Galaxy Noteª, Samsung Telecommunications America

Tablets, Netbooks, and Embedded Wireless Devices

  • ARD400-W 3G Dosimeter, AnyDATA Corporation
  • Amber Alert GPS V3 Connected by AT&T, AT&T Emerging Enterprises and Partnerships
  • PlayStation¨ Vita 3G/Wi-Fi Connected by AT&T, AT&T Emerging Enterprises and Partnerships
  • Samsung Galaxy Tabª 7.7, Samsung Telecommunications America
  • xPrintServer, Lantronix

For more information on the E-Tech Awards, visit www.ctiashows.com/awards.

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