ALISO VIEJO, CA - Smith Micro Software, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMSI), a leading developer and marketer of software solutions and services for the mobility market, is pleased to announce that Vidio™ has been named as the 'Rising Star' in the Operator Solutions: Applications & Media Delivery category in the ninth annual Mobile Star Awards™ program, hosted by mobile technology news portal MobileVillage.com.
Vidio is a wireless carrier and enterprise-grade software platform for delivering high-quality video content efficiently and reliably to consumers, regardless of their mobile device. The platform's RF-based, adaptive streaming capability empowers carriers and content owners to easily reach Apple, Android, Symbian, RIM and Windows Mobile users, and enhances the end-user experience by providing on-the-fly access to the latest online content in high-quality formats.
"Smith Micro is honored to be recognized for its product innovation and is a proud recipient of this renowned Rising Star Award," said Robert E. Elliott, Chief Marketing Officer for Smith Micro Software. "Vidio solves one of the most significant challenges in mobile media: ensuring a high quality video experience for users, regardless of wire connection strength technology or mobile device."
"Because 'Go Mobile' readers are the industry's most savvy mobile business users, Mobile Star Awards winners can claim they are the users' choice," says Jon Covington, MobileVillage founder and president. "Winners are chosen by real users based on real results, not hype. Brand new mobile services competed on equal footing with well-established solutions. Both nominees and winners are respected in the mobile industry as the new leaders to watch."
As in past years, the Mobile Star Awards program showcases "best of" entries in dozens of categories including mobile apps, wireless network solutions, enterprise mobile software, enterprise success stories, technology visionaries, and more.
Winners were chosen by subscribers of MobileVillage's "Go Mobile™" - a free bi-weekly e-newsletter that delivers informative headlines and links to top mobile technology stories on popular websites including: Cnet, Engadget, Gizmodo, Mashable, Computerworld, and many others. "Go Mobile" was launched over ten years ago and is now read by thousands of readers.
About Smith Micro Software, Inc.:
Smith Micro Software, Inc. creates new possibilities by developing mobile applications and solutions to solve customer problems. Through our insight into the market, we develop new applications that put you in control of your digital lifestyle. Our portfolio of products and services spans Connectivity Management, Communications and Content Management solutions.
To complete Smith Micro's solutions, the company also provides server software applications and services to help its customers manage their software investments.
More information about Smith Micro Software (NASDAQ: SMSI) can be found on smithmicro.com.
About MobileVillage / PDA Inc.:
Founded in 1993, MobileVillage is a market and solution development company dedicated to advancing mobile and wireless technology in a wide range of industries. MobileVillage accomplishes this by fostering education and alliances through "Best of Breed" solution identification, event partnerships, an online industry directory, industry job postings, daily online news, its widely respected Go Mobile™ newsletter, a Mobile Mentors™ program, and popular annual Mobile Star Awards™ program. Visit MobileVillage online at www.MobileVillage.com.
MobileVillage®, the Mobile Star Awards™, and Go Mobile™ are trademarks or registered trademarks of MobileVillage / PDA Inc.
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