New York, NY (PRWEB) June 05, 2014
The Tabby Awards, the global competition for the best tablet apps, announces today the Finalists of its 2014 consumer app competition.
Over 200 iPad and Android tablet apps from publishers in 20 countries entered the competition earlier this year.
An international judging panel of independent app professionals and officials from the Entertainment Consumers Association (ECA), reviewed these apps over the past few weeks and rated them across a range of criteria. The selection process, supervised by Christopher Cunningham, tech director of the Huge agency in New York acting as the judging chair, resulted in a short list of 92 finalists.
These finalists are grouped in 8 categories for Android apps and games and 22 categories for iPad apps and games.
Finalist publishers include well-known names such as CBS, Disney, Electronic Arts, Flipboard, Haiku Deck, Morningstar, National Geographic Magazine, Nickelodeon, Prezi, Ravensburger, Rosetta Stone, The Huffington Post, and USA Today, as well as many smaller innovative mobile publishers. Fifteen countries from three continents are represented among these finalists.
The full list of finalist apps is available on the Tabby Awards web site at http://TabbyAwards.com.
The judges will now proceed with a final round and select, in each category, the very best tablet app as a Tabby Awards Winner.
**Introducing the Tabby Awards Users’ Choice**
In parallel to the judges’ assessment, tablet users will have their say. For the first time consumers will be able to vote in each category for their favorite app among the finalists. Consumers can also try any of the finalist apps by downloading them from an app store link at TabbyAwards.com and then cast their vote in that category.
All Android and iPad tablet users are invited to vote for the Tabby Awards Users’ Choice at http://TabbyAwards.com from now until July 25.
While the selection process is ongoing in the consumer app competition, The Tabby Awards will soon launch its second 2014 competition, for business apps. Publishers eager to have their app recognized as one of the best tablet apps for business will be welcome to enter the Tabby Awards /Business competition in a few weeks. To be updated on the submissions periods and guidelines, app developers are invited to sign up for the Tabby Awards mailing list (http://TabbyAwards.com/newsletter).
App professionals who would like to be considered as a judge for the upcoming Tabby Awards /Business competition can review our Call for judges (http://TabbyAwards.com/call-for-judges/).
**About The Tabby Awards**
The Tabby Awards is the only competition acknowledging the best tablet apps worldwide, for both consumers and businesses. For more information, see TabbyAwards.com.