|CTIA: First "WAPPY awards" presented in New Orleans|
Posted: 01-Mar-2000 [Source: PRNewswire]
[Infinite Technologies, MailandNews.com, received the first WAPPY award for "Best Personal Productivity Email Site."]
New Orleans -- Infinite Technologies' MailandNews.com
was honored yesterday as the "Best Personal Productivity Email Site" at the First Cellmania.com Wappy
Awards held at the Wireless 2000 conference in New Orleans. The Wappy Awards recognize the best
consumer web sites providing Internet content on wireless phones. Wappy Awards are sponsored by
Cellmania.com, Motorola and BroadVision.
"We are proud to have won the Wappy Award. Infinite Technologies takes pride in offering the most
comprehensive mail tools to email users and winning this award is a reflection of how easy it is to use
MailandNews.com," said, Allan Carter, VP of Marketing for Infinite Technologies creators of the site.
"MailandNews.com epitomizes what the Wappy Awards spirit is all about," said Neerav Berry, VP
Marketing for Cellmania.com. "The Wappy Awards were created as a way to reward/honor the type of
smart, forward-thinking that is reshaping the Internet as we know it."
A panel of WAP (wireless application protocol) experts judged more than 500 sites before selecting the
winners. Entries were based on five criteria: overall usefulness to the mobile consumer, content, ease of
use and navigation, interactivity and robustness of site.
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