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Compass Intelligence Announces Winners of the 2014 Mobility Awards in Wireless, M2M, and Green Technology

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- INTERNATIONAL CES -- Compass Intelligence, a global market acceleration research and consulting firm that redefines market intelligence and consulting, announced today the winners of the 2014 Compass Intelligence Awards at a press luncheon held at the Las Vegas Convention Center and World Trade Center (LVCC) during the 2014 International CES® trade show in Las Vegas. The 2014 Compass Intelligence Awards were selected by 60+ industry-leading press and analysts who cover the mobile and wireless market. The Compass Intelligence Awards includes Mobility, A-List in M2M and Bamboo Mobile Green Technology Awards. The Awards recognize the best mobile computing, wireless data communications, Machine-to-Machine, and eco-friendly products and services offered in the market during the past year.

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"Compass Intelligence is proud to honor and recognize innovators, technology leaders, and companies advancing the wireless industry," states Stephanie Atkinson, CEO & Founder, Compass Intelligence. "This esteemed winners list represents the future of wireless, M2M, and eco-friendly products and services. The consensus from industry experts makes the Compass Intelligence Awards a true industry recognition for vendors and service providers."

The winners of the 2014 Compass Intelligence Award are (listed by Category and Subcategory):

2014 MOBILITY AWARD


INDUSTRY DISRUPTER AWARD

T-Mobile US

M&A TRANSACTION

Softbank completes acquisition of Sprint & Clearwire

PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

Samsung Galaxy S 4 smartphone

ROOKIE OF THE YEAR

EyeVerify



ENTERPRISE MOBILITY


Application Development (Native & Web)

IBM Worklight

Integrated Mobile Management (Suite)

AirWatch EMM Suite

Mobile App Management (MAM)

AirWatch MAM

Mobile Content Management (MCM)

AirWatch MCM

Mobile Device Management (MDM)

AirWatch

Mobile Video Conferencing

Cisco WebEx Mobile

Platforms

AirWatch

MESSAGING & ALERTS


Alerting Services

Google Alerts

eMail

Apple iOS Mail

Integrated Messaging

WhatsApp

MOBILE APPS


Financial

Bank of America

News

The NY Times

Sports

ESPN  Sports Center

Weather

The Weather Channel

Other - Best Mobile App

Mosaik Solutions

MOBILE COMMERCE


Integrated Mobile Commerce

SAP mCommerce

Mobile Banking and Payments

SAP mBanking Solutions

Mobile Cash Transfer

SAP mCommerce

Mobile Payments

Square

Mobile Purchase of Digital Assets

ShopSavvy

MOBILE DEVICE HARDWARE


Accessories

Plantronics BlackWire 700 Series

CPUs

Qualcomm  Snapdragon 800 processor

Flash Storage

SanDisk MicroSD

Indoor Positioning hardware

Qualcomm Izat

MOBILE MARKETING


Mobile Ad & App Analytics

Flurry

Mobile Ad Networks

Opera MediaWorks

Mobile Advertising

Google AdMob

Mobile Couponing

Scanbuy

Mobile Marketing Platforms

Apple iAd

Near Field Comms (NFC)

Samsung NFC

MOBILE SERVICES


App Stores

Apple App Store

Content Delivery

Flipboard

Customer Care

Nuance Mobile Customer Service

File sharing (Cloud)

Dropbox

Location Based Services

Google Maps / Navigation

Mobile Search

Google

Mobile Video Services

Skype

PIM Synchronization

Evernote

Prevent Texting While Driving

Cellcontrol

Social Networking

Twitter

Streaming music

Spotify

MOBILE SOFTWARE


Application Development (Consumer)

Adobe Air

Browsers & Enhancements

Google  Chrome

Mobile Gaming

Electronic Arts

Network Software & Services & Analytics

Neustar

Productivity

Evernote

SmartPhone and/or tablet OS

Google Android

Speech-Based Services

Apple Siri

NOTEBOOKS/LAPTOPS


Convertible/Detachable (11"-13")

Lenovo  IdeaPad Yoga 11.6' 2-in-1

Industrial, rugged

Panasonic Toughbook C2

Large screen  (16" or greater)

Sony  VAIO Fit 15

Productivity notebooks (14"-15.6")

Apple MacBook Pro

Ultraportables & Ultrabooks (SSD)

Apple  MacBook Air

SECURITY


Biometrics

Apple Touch ID

Mobile Video Security

Smartvue Cloud Video Surveillance

On-Device

Good Technology

SMARTPHONES


Consumer

Samsung Galaxy S4

Industrial, rugged

Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

Phablets

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

TABLETS


eBook Readers

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite (6')

Industrial, rugged

Panasonic Toughbook FZ-G1

Large screen

Apple  iPad Air

Small Screen

Apple  iPad Mini

TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION


Hardware

EyeVerify Eyeprint Verification

Software

AT&T Digital Life

WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS


Cellular Network Hardware

AT&T HSPDA + LTE

Cellular Network Software & Services

AT&T

Device & Network Analytics

CarrierIQ

Femtocells/Small Cells/Signal Boosters

Nextivity Cel-Fi

Mobile VoIP

Microsoft Skype

Wi-Fi

Boingo Wi-Fi service



2014 A-LIST IN M2M AWARD


AUTOMOTIVE, TRANSPORTATION & DISTRIBUTION


After Market

Audiovox

Air Transport as a Service

OnAsset Intelligence

Buy here pay here Finance

Spireon

Commercial Vehicle Telematics / Fleet

Omnitracs

Usage Based Insurance

Modus

Track and Trace / Asset Tracking

OnAsset Intelligence

Service Provider

AT&T

OEM

GM OnStar

Reefer / Container

Maersk

Enabling Software or Technology

Sprint (Sprint Velocity)

HEALTH & WELLNESS


Consumer Wellness

FitBit

Personal Emergency Response

Verizon SureResponse

Service Provider

AT&T

RETAIL


Digital Signage

Data Display

Gateways for Branch Offices, Fast Food, Casual Dining, etc

Cradlepoint

Vending

Apriva

Vertical Specific Retail (eg Kiosks and Parking Meters)

USA Technologies

PoS Solutions

Cradlepoint

Service Provider

AT&T

REMOTE MONITORING


Asset / Equipment Tracking

Omnilink

Heavy Equipment (eg Cat, Doosan, John Deere)

Orbcomm

Law Enforcement - Parolee Tracking, etc

Omnilink

Pet Tracking

Tagg

Enabling Software or Technology

Clear2There

HARDWARE & SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS


Embedded Hardware

Qualcomm

App Development / Enablement  Platform

Axeda

OSS BSS Platform

Jasper Wireless

Enabling Technology

Digi / Etherios

Network Equipment / Technology

Ericsson

Modules / Silicon

Sierra Wireless

SERVICE PROVIDER


Global Mobile Network Operator

AT&T

MVNO Platform

KORE

MVNO Solutions Integrator

Numerex

Satellite

Orbcomm

SYSTEMS INTEGRATOR & CHANNEL


Large Systems Integrator

IBM



2014 BAMBOO MOBILE GREEN TECHNOLOGY AWARD


MOBILE BUY BACK


Trade-in (online)

Amazon

Trade-in (in-store)

Best Buy

INTEGRATED BUY BACK PROGRAMS


Trade-in (business)

AT&T

Trade-in (overall)

Best Buy

RECYCLING 3RD PARTY


Best buyback vendor

eRecyclingCorps

ECO FOCUSED COMPANY


Wireless Carrier

Sprint

OEM

Samsung

Eco-Innovator

ecoATM

About Compass Intelligence

Compass Intelligence, a market analytics and consulting firm, specializes in strategy acceleration and insights for the high-tech and telecom industries while providing clients tailored services focused on actionable insights, metrics, and market intelligence. Compass Intelligence provides executive insights, market sizing/modeling, competitive analysis, strategic consulting, and expert recommendations on multiple markets. Visit us at http://www.compassintelligence.com.  Follow Compass Intelligence on Twitter at @CompassIntel. Visit our sister websites www.ne2ne.com for the latest M2M news and www.bamboo-mobile.com for Reuse & Recycling news.

Note:  Brand or product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.

Media Contact:
Dilip Sarangan
Director of Marketing & Operations, Compass Intelligence
(214) 274-6747
dsarangan@compassintelligence.com mailto:mobiletrax@mobilitypr.com                       

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