Mobile news application Newshunt has won the prestigious GSMA Global Mobile Award 2013 for ‘Best Mobile Publishing Product or Service’. The Washington Post for WP Politics app for iPad, Celtra for AdCreator, motain GmbH & Co. KG for THE Football App and Orange France for Read and Go were the other nominees in this category.
Speaking on the occasion, Virendra Gupta, CEO, Verse Innovation said,”We are immensely pleased on receiving the GSMA Global Mobile Award 2013 for the Best Mobile Publishing Product. Being much widely consumed Mobile-first product with over 20 million downloads till date, NewsHunt has monthly active user base of 6.5 million users who consume more than half a billion page views each month. NewsHunt is a uniquely Indian product catering to regional needs, and this recognition demonstrates NewHunt’s accomplishment and is the declaration of wide acceptance and user base of our application. Verse is extremely enthused and committed to further revolutionize the service and gratify our customers.”
The 18th annual GSMA Global Mobile Awards recognized and celebrated all the contributions made to the ever evolving and developing mobile industry. The nominees for the 18th annual Global Mobile Awards were announced on February 4, 2013 and the winners were proclaimed on Tuesday, 26th February at the GSMA Mobile World Congress.