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Have you entered for the Meffys 2012 yet?

Isn’t it time your project got the recognition it deserved? Yes? Good! Get it entered into the Meffys 2012!  These are the global awards for the mobile content and commerce industries — now in their 9th year! They’re the benchmark for measuring success and rewarding innovation — and they’re judged by an expert panel of […]

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Developers, have you got your Meffys entry completed?

The deadline for entry submission for the upcoming Meffys Awards 2011 is fast approaching. You’ll need to be quick, but you can still qualify for the £75 special entry fee if you’re a small applications developer. I strongly encourage you to take the time to submit your apps — the resulting exposure (even if you […]

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The Meffy’s special entry rate for developers, just £75

I wanted to do a quick reminder about the upcoming Meffys Awards (from the MEF). There’s a special entry rate for developers — just £75. Now, to be clear, developers in this context are defined as those who meet the following criteria: – Have a maximum of 3 members of staff – Have been in […]

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Meffys Awards 2011 – get your entry in!

Right then, thinking caps on and creative brains in gear! The Meffys Awards are now open for entry. The categories span the entire mobile content & commerce ecosystem so there’s sure to be one for your product or service. If you’re proud of what your team has achieved this year, get some recognition with a […]

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Meffys 2010 Awards: Layar, Novatel, Shazam, Flirtomatic

It’s time for another round of videos from last week’s Meffys 2010 Awards. The Best Mobile Connected Device award went to Novatel‘s MiFi Intelligent Hotspot: Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video The Best Music Service award went to Shazam: Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video The Best […]

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Meffys 2010 Awards: Taptu, Zed, MTS & Wau Movil

After the first batch of Meffys award videos, it’s now time for the second batch featuring Taptu, Zed, MTS & Wau Movil. Here we go: The Best Content Discovery award went to Taptu: Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video The Best Cross Platform Content award went to Zed Group for their […]

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Meffys 2010 Awards: Introduction & first winners

Ok it’s time for the first batch of Meffys 2010 award videos. Before we begin, here’s the introductory video played at the event (look out for the wicked dancing by yours truly): Download M4V Video | Subscribe to Podcast | Embed video The Outstanding Contribution Award: Andrew Tsu of Synaptics (this is the chap who […]

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It’s the MEFFY’s tonight!

I’m looking forward to the MEFFYs tonight — the MEFFYs, hosted by the Mobile Entertainment Forum — have swiftly become one of the most prestigious ceremonies on the awards calendar, highlighting the best the mobile entertainment industry has to offer. It’s not just about winning awards or being shortlisted though (congratulations to those on the […]

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The Meffys: Four days to get your entry in!

I’m judging the Meffys again this year and I’m really looking forward to it. The Meffys, if you haven’t come across them, are run by the Mobile Entertainment Forum to highlight best-in-class mobile entertainment products and services. Whilst the event is fundamentally about awarding excellence — and winning an award grants substantial kudos — it’s […]

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INQ win ‘best handset’ at Global Mobile Awards 2009

Hutchison handset spin-off INQ – makers of the low cost INQ1 ‘social mobile’ won the award for ‘Best Handset’ at the Global Mobile Awards at Mobile World Congress last night. They beat giants such as Nokia and T-Mobile to the prize. This is a huge endorsement for their strategy and device and comes at an […]

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Why o2’s Bluebook wasn’t nominated in our awards

We didn’t nominate o2’s Bluebook mobile address book backup service in our recent awards for a number of reasons. All discussed in this week’s 6th (and bonus) episode of the MIR Show: (By the way, here’s Ben’s original review of the service.)

MIR Awards – Best Use of Public Mobile

Vodafone were rightly delighted to learn of their win in the Best Use of Public Mobile category in the MIR Awards 2008. Here’s the 2-minute individual award category video: You can see the full Awards Show here.