Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 22, 2007
Digby announced today that it has received FierceMobileContent's Top App Award for its free mobile commerce service. This distinction honors Digby as powering one of the best wireless applications of 2007. The FierceMobileContent Top App Awards spotlight ten of the most cutting-edge mobile apps in the industry and consider technological innovation, revenue potential and competitive edge as part of the criteria for selection.
FierceMobileContent is an internationally recognized email newsletter for the wireless industry, providing more than 20,000 executives with a daily briefing on the industry's top applications, stories and analysis.
"Mobile shopping platforms must deliver a consumer experience that is simple, efficient and secure. Digby delivers on all counts," said Jason Ankeny, Editor of FierceMobileContent.
Digby provides local access to a full catalog of products in the books, music, electronics, gifts, and other categories. The service also provides users a friendly graphical interface from which they can browse hundreds of thousands of products that can be found through an innovative product search feature. The Digby catalog is updated on a daily basis to keep content fresh and features new releases, bestsellers, and special promotions. Featured retailers include Barnes & Noble, Best Buy, Godiva Chocolatier, FTD.com, Fossil, Quickgifts.com, Red Envelope, Sephora, Vermont Teddy Bears, and wine.com, and new retailers and products are added weekly.
"We are honored to be a recipient of the Top App Award," said Dave Sikora, Digby CEO. "The mobile industry is extremely dynamic and resources such as FierceMobileContent make it easier to stay on top of daily changes and the latest breaking news."
The complete list of winning companies is available via a special Web feature on the FierceMobileContent Web site at http://www.fiercemobilecontent.com.
FierceMarkets, a leader in B2B e-media, provides information and marketing services in the Telecommunications, Life Sciences, Healthcare, IT, and Finance industries through its portfolio of email newsletters, Web sites, Webinars, and live events. Every business day, FierceMarkets publications reach more than 500,000 executives in over 100 countries. Current publications include DailyTechRag, FierceBiotech, FierceBioResearcher, FierceBroadbandWireless, FierceCIO, FierceDeveloper, FierceFinance, FierceHealthcare, FierceHealthIT, FierceIPTV, FierceMobileContent, FiercePharma, FierceSarbox, FierceTelecom, FierceVoIP, FierceBiotech, and IT-Wireless, and The Business VoIP Report.
Digby is a leading mobile commerce service provider. Our goal is to radically improve the mobile purchasing experience for consumers around the world. Our flagship service, Digby, combines rich content from name brand retailers such as Barnes & Noble, Godiva Chocolatier, and FTD.com, with an intuitive shopping process that is optimized for mobile devices such as the Blackberry. Led by software industry veterans, the privately held company is headquartered in Austin, Texas. For additional information, please visit http://www.digby.com.