SingTel Reveals Asia’s Top 10 Apps
At the Accelerate 2010 business innovations forum, SingTel has unveiled the top ten web and mobile applications, from over 200 submissions in a competition and ten countries.
Singapore 22 Sep 2010 - Singapore Telecommunications Ltd (SingTel) today unveiled Asia’s top 10 web and mobile applications (apps) at the Accelerate 2010 business innovations forum.
The apps were selected from over 200 submissions in a competition that was organised by the SingTel Innovation Exchange (SiX) partnership programme and leading technology online blog e27. Ten countries were represented in the poll which garnered more than 5000 votes from the Asian apps developers’ community over a period of 41 days.
The competition attracted a diverse range of innovative apps for consumers and businesses. For example, the ShowNearby app allows mobile users to identify the location of points of interest and useful information, such as bus timings, carpark rates and restaurant opening times.
The winning developers will enjoy a three-month stay at Silicon Valley’s renowned Plug and Play technology centre to fast-track the development and commercialisation of their solutions.
Developers will also have the opportunity to pitch their solutions to the SingTel Group’s regional associates. This allows them to promote their apps to potentially over 351 million mobile subscribers and thousands of businesses in over 8 regional markets.
The top 10 apps in alphabetical order are as follows:
- buUuk (Singapore)
- Creately (Singapore)
- flutterscape (Japan)
- Gantibaju (Indonesia)
- Mig33 (Singapore)
- ShowNearby (Singapore)
- stictok (Korea)
- twicasting (Japan)
- Zopim (Singapore)