El Cajon, CA (PRWEB) June 30, 2010
Today MobileBeat 2010, hosted by VentureBeat, announced that BlogRadio is one of the 20 finalists in the MobileBeat 2010 Startup Competition. Proving that it has what it takes to stand out in the crowd, BlogRadio was picked by a panel of experts and advisors as one of the hottest companies in the mobile space. As a finalist, BlogRadio gets its chance to present its App to over 450 influencers, investors, and press as they compete for the top spot and a coveted Tesla award.
BlogRadio allows users to listen to any blog, any place, any time, through its desktop and Nokia Smartphone applications. The service, which is free, uses a text-to-speech platform to deliver an audio version of any blog.
“It’s an honor to be among the top 20 startups out of 200 at MobileBeat,” said Tirrell Payton, Co-Founder of BlogRadio, “We look forward to presenting our company to an audience interested in the mobile space.”
Hosted by VentureBeat, MobileBeat 2010 is taking place July 12-13 in San Francisco at The Palace Hotel. This year’s theme is “The Year of the Superphone and Who Will Profit” with top executives from AT&T, Google, Facebook, Samsung and many others sharing their thoughts. MobileBeat is known as Silicon Valley’s premier mobile event, bringing together 500 of the industry’s top VCs, mobile execs, journalists and entrepreneurs. Many previous winners of the Startup Competition have gone on to become mobile juggernauts, including AdMob, Loopt and Touchnote.
There is still time to register for MobileBeat and see BlogRadio present in person. Head here to find out the details: http://events.venturebeat.com/mobilebeat2010/