|By Marketwired .||
|March 12, 2013 02:07 PM EDT||
NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 03/12/13 -- On Friday evening, March 8 in Austin, Texas, the best apps of 2013 were celebrated at MediaPost's Appy Awards, an official event of SXSW.
The winners included well-known companies like Walgreens, National Hockey League, Bloomberg and Huffington Post Media Group, and rising stars like iCookBook, Babybump and Yiftee. Seamless took home the Best In Show award for their iPad version of their popular food ordering app.
Each of the winners were carefully chosen by MediaPost's Executive Jury from among hundreds of thousands of eligible apps. The jury was comprised of industry experts from companies including MRM, PopCap, MacLife and PHD. http://appyawards.net/judging/
To learn more about the Appy Awards and to view the full list of winners, visit http://AppyAwards.net.
Produced by MediaPost Communications, a media, advertising and marketing news and events publishing company based in New York, the annual Appy Awards' aim is to acknowledge extraordinary Applications, whether they be mobile, social, or Web-based. The Appys don't discriminate by format, platform or device; instead, they focus on simply honoring the best Apps in all imaginable categories: http://appyawards.net/