[MA2013]

2013 Mobile Awards

mobile, web, IoT, desktop, connected devices
design champion, best studio, best start-up & IoT
plus 20 specialist nomination categories

demand design, celebrate courage

Awards Entries

Australia Post Digital Mailbox - Australia Post

Best Audience Migration to Mobile Technology

Finalist

Receive mail from selected service providers, pay bills, set up automatic payments and reminders, and store your important documents online. All in one place and with one password.

 

Samsung Stadium - Samsung / Razorfish

Best Audience Migration to Mobile Technology

Finalist

The British & Irish Lions Tour is a 3 Test Series played every 12 years. With 30,000 insurgent Brits on the way there was scant room left for the casual Aussie rugby fan. We wanted every fan to be a part of the action, wherever they were, so we created Samsung Stadium – a virtual, real time, audience experience connecting Wallabies fans together when their team needed them most. Powered by social feeds on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, exclusive alternate commentary from Roy & HG brought 60,000 active fans closer to the action in Australia’s only virtual stadium.

 

realestate.com.au mobile migration - REA Group

Best Audience Migration to Mobile Technology

- Winner

realestate.com.au is Australia's No.1 destination for people looking to buy, rent and sell property with a popular m.site and apps that have recorded over 2 million downloads. With consumer visits to realestate.com.au via mobile devices nearing 50% of total traffic, realestate.com.au this year set about enhancing the multi-screen experience for consumers and creating more consistent advertising products across all touch points.

 

Dumbo Feather iPad app - Dumbo Feather

Best Audience Migration to Mobile Technology

Finalist

What kind of person would you like to read about? Someone Honest? Optimistic? Imaginative? And what action would you like to take? Perhaps you would like to change your life? Get your hands dirty? Start a movement? You tell the Dumbo Feather iPad app what you want, and based on your selections, the app delivers you a curated page of suggested conversations/profiles from the Dumbo Feather magazine archive. Clever hey?

 

LexisNexis Red - LexisNexis Pacific

Best Audience Migration to Mobile Technology

Finalist

LexisNexis Red is the world’s first referencing solution designed specifically to meet the unique needs of the legal profession. Designed for both the iPad and Windows, LexisNexis Red provides access to specialised legal publications via a stylish, intuitive and efficient user-interface. Developed by an Australian and New Zealand team, LexisNexis Red has proven so successful it is being rolled out globally.

 

365cups ~ leaders in mobile ordering - 365cups.com

Best Mobile Expanded Service or Application

Finalist

We think that ordering coffee with a smartphone is a pretty cool idea. 365cups lets you find a café, view its menu, place your order, nominate a collection time, pick up and go– all with a few taps, scrolls and clicks of your smartphone. Fast forward 12 months to our lightbulb moment – why not share our smart mobile ordering platform with other businesses? 165,000 orders later, 365cups has expanded into a complete mobile ordering system that is used by businesses ranging from cafes and pizza parlours, to property groups and pet food suppliers! But wait there is more! We can now make branded Apps for iPhone and Android … AND Franchised Branded Apps as well!

 

Optus Recharge Now App - Prepaid Services (A Division of Optus) / Emagine International

Best Mobile Expanded Service or Application

Finalist

The Recharge Now App is a fast and easy alternative to traditional account recharge options for Optus prepaid customers. By uniquely allowing customers to recharge up to five separate prepaid services, parents and mobile broadband users can easily manage their spend on multiple devices. Recharge Now removes the need to find a store, dial-in and enter long sequences of numbers in order to topup. You can easily check your balance and choose from available topup options. Emagine's User-First approach to design and integration has ensured consistently high ratings (4 stars) in the Apple and Android App stores.

 

carsales.com.au iOS app - carsales.com.au

Best Mobile Expanded Service or Application

- Winner

A complete overhaul of the carsales.com.au iOS app, using all native controls, refreshed UI and new search technology providing a far improved user experience. Our app has been consistently well rated and is receiving record traffic levels. "Brilliant. Extremely user friendly. Easy to navigate. Carsales.com.au has made reviewing and buying cars an art form." said Felicia W.

 

realestate.com.au’s new m.site - REA Group

Best Mobile Expanded Service or Application

Finalist

Launched in March 2013, the new realestate.com.au mobile website offers a fresh look and feel, simpler and more efficient ways to search and find properties, and makes it easier to contact an agent, share properties with family and friends, or save properties as a favourite, synched across all touch points - mobile, website, app and the main realestate.com.au site. The realestate.com.au mobile website has achieved an increase in average monthly visits of around 60% over the past 12 months and consumer engagement with the site has increased significantly.

 

City of Perth Parking Mobile App - City of Perth Parking

Best Mobile Expanded Service or Application

Finalist

The app is the first of its kind in Australia to provide drivers with a 'real-time bay availability' feature; showing exactly how many spaces are available in CPP car parks in real time. Another stand-out feature is its ability to link with a device's GPS to navigate customers directly to the car park of their choice. The app not only saves time and effort but also reduces congestion and carbon emissions caused by drivers searching for spaces.

 

Donut King Amazeballs Donut Island - Retail Food Group (RFG) / Retail Food Group (RFG)

Best Mobile Marketing Campaign

- Winner

Question from client - What can you guys do in 6 weeks? Our response - well a lot, but lets chat. RFG recently approached Gruden to design & develop an augmented mobile experience to help support promotion of a new product launching in the Australian market for Donut King (DK) – ‘Amazeballs‘. They wanted something simple. A game (iOS) which was engaging & fun to play. Make use of Augmented Reality. Feature the new product. Provide a framework to build upon. Oh and one last thing…needs to be available to download in 4-6 weeks…doable? Why not.

 

Mack Trucks 50 Year Celebration Promotion - Mack Trucks Australia / Kintek.com.au

Best Mobile Marketing Campaign

Finalist

Mack Trucks approached us for some ideas for their 50th Year Anniversary Celebration. We built two apps which helped engage their customers via iPhone and iPad at the Brisbane Truck Show and afterwards via the iTunes Store. The first app, 'Real Stories', was designed to help Mack get to know more about their customers by allowing them to submit video answers to questions and win prizes. The second app, 'PhotoBooth', allowed people to make custom postcards with their own face and print them out at the Truck Show or at home, and share to Facebook and Twitter.

 

Hungry Jack's Shake & Win App - Hungry Jack's / Clemenger BBDO Sydney

Best Mobile Marketing Campaign

Finalist

Fast food retailer, Hungry Jack's, is a David in a category of Goliaths. Outspent and outnumbered, we needed to find a new way to encourage people past the competition and into Hungry Jack’s. We did this with the Hungry Jack’s Shake & Win App. An industry first and entirely new revenue driver, it is a new world solution to an age-old problem. Even as you read this submission, it is continuing to drive customers in store, with someone using it every 5.8 seconds across the country.

 

Telstra 24x7 App - Telecommunication

Best Multi-Channel Integrated Marketing Campaign

- Winner

With smartphones becoming an increasingly important part of our customers’ lives, we looked at how we could leverage this to bring Telstra closer to our customers. That’s why we developed the Telstra 24x7® App. We wanted to provide flexibility for our customers to manage their accounts and services easily and conveniently. The App is a new way for customers to interact with Telstra. It provides access to track estimated call and data usage, pay bills, recharge credit, contact Telstra online for help 24 hours, 7 days a week, plus more. We needed to communicate the App to our customers.

 

RoyalAuto iPad app - RACV

Best Multi-Channel Integrated Marketing Campaign

Finalist

Promotion for one RACV member to win a new Hyundai i30, awarded Best Small Car under $35k in 2012 in Aust Best Car Awards. To enter, people had to answer, what are three ways to read RoyalAuto (print, online and iPAD App). Promoted in RoyalAuto magazine and iPAD App, RoyalAuto website, RoyalAuto FaceBook page, RACV website, RACV e-newsletter, RACV's 41 Retail Stores, direct mail in RACV renewal notices, at the opening of the RACV Torquay Resort at 1 Great Ocean Road. Different creative was used in each medium.

 

Samsung Stadium - Samsung / Razorfish

Best Multi-Channel Integrated Marketing Campaign

Finalist

The British & Irish Lions Tour is a 3 Test Series played every 12 years. With 30,000 insurgent Brits on the way there was scant room left for the casual Aussie rugby fan. We wanted every fan to be a part of the action, wherever they were, so we created Samsung Stadium – a virtual, real time, audience experience connecting Wallabies fans together when their team needed them most. Powered by social feeds on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, exclusive alternate commentary from Roy & HG brought 60,000 active fans closer to the action in Australia’s only virtual stadium.

 

Send A Script - Send A Script

Best Multi-Channel Integrated Marketing Campaign

Finalist

Send a Script is a mobile app giving an independent link between the G.P, the Consumer, and any Australian Pharmacy. Sending prescriptions using your iPhone, iPod or iPad will save you TIME, offer you CONVENIENCE and give you CHOICE.

 

Workible - Hire Me Up Pty Ltd / Terem Technologies

Best New Service or Application

Finalist

Workible is a mobile and social recruitment platform for flexible workforce industries that allows employers to find better people faster and job seekers to find work to suit their needs. Workible allows employers and job seekers to connect anywhere, anytime on any device. Job seekers build professional work profiles on Workible. Then employers post their needs and are immediately matched to skill specific, industry experienced and available candidates. Selected candidates are instantly notified via push. Coming Soon: Once candidates show their interest, employers can video interview them to get to the person behind the resume for fast hires.

 

Geddup - Geddup Pty Ltd

Best New Service or Application

Finalist

Geddup will help manage the communication clutter in our lives. It’s a platform to simplify the way we engage with organisations – making them more accessible, more responsive and more integrated with our technologies. It can be used by schools and sporting clubs, dentists and doctors, councils and utilities, hairdressers and personal trainers. In fact any organisation in your community. Geddup will get you organised.

 

Two Left Feet - Resin

Best New Service or Application

- Winner

Two Left Feet is a "modern day pop-up book". When users of the app point their device’s camera at the physical book, the characters and scenes are brought to life using 3D animation and narration on the screen, appearing as if they are performing on the pages of the book. They can move their device around to explore the animation from any angle and up close providing a true 3D experience. The app works with any edition of the book and those users without the book can print the included canvas to create the same effect and full experience.

 

EmergencyAUS - RIPE Intelligence / GRIDSTONE

Best New Service or Application

Finalist

If you have ever smelt smoke, seen a fire truck, heard a siren, felt the wind change and wondered what’s going on, then this app is for you. Real-time information on emergencies including Fires, Floods, Storms, Rescues, Hazmat, Cyclones, Tsunamis and Earthquakes is delivered in real-time across Australia to you keep informed. With informed decision making the key to successful outcomes in all facets of emergency management and public safety, it is paramount that cohesive information is made available to both the public and emergency managers during emergencies. EmergencyAUS provides this in real-time across Australia

 

Spotify - Spotify

Best New Service or Application

Finalist

Spotify is an award-winning digital music service that gives you on-demand access to over 20 million tracks. Spotify is the only truly free service in market (no gimmicks, no trials, no caps), offering unlimited listening for free on our ad-supported desktop/web browser platform, or via our Premium service on tablets and smartphones. Our dream is to make all the world’s music available instantly to everyone, wherever and whenever they want it. Spotify makes it easier than ever to discover, manage and share music with your friends, while making sure that artists get a fair deal.

 

iSupr8 - Rip Curl Pro Bells Beach Limited Edition - Rip Curl / MEA Mobile

Best use of Mobile in Marketing

Finalist

To celebrate the 51st annual Rip Curl Pro surf competition at Bells Beach, we released a limited edition vintage video app, iSupr8. Achievements: - Nearly 300,000 new users downloaded the app in 3 weeks. - Peaked at over 30 new users per minute (1 every 2 seconds!) - Outranked Instagram in a various countries including Germany and Portugal. - Reached top #20 in iTunes for photography in around 40 countries (iPhone & iPad). - Reached #1 for photography in iTunes in France (iPad). - Reached #9 for all free apps in iTunes in Portugal (iPhone).

 

Samsung Stadium - Samsung / Razorfish

Best use of Mobile in Marketing

- Winner

The British & Irish Lions Tour is a 3 Test Series played every 12 years. With 30,000 insurgent Brits on the way there was scant room left for the casual Aussie rugby fan. We wanted every fan to be a part of the action, wherever they were, so we created Samsung Stadium – a virtual, real time, audience experience connecting Wallabies fans together when their team needed them most. Powered by social feeds on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, exclusive alternate commentary from Roy & HG brought 60,000 active fans closer to the action in Australia’s only virtual stadium.

 

Barossa Be Consumed Interactive Video - South Australian Tourism Commission / Deloitte Digital

Best use of Mobile in Marketing

Finalist

With the launch of the national Barossa “Be Consumed” Campaign, the South Australian Tourism Commission wanted to create an immersive interactive experience to support its film, television and print materials. Deloitte Digital created an ambitious HTML5 experience that had visitors interacting directly within the “Be Consumed” TVC to discover the region's unique offerings and characters through maps and rich media.

 

Hungry Jack's Shake & Win App - Hungry Jack's / Clemenger BBDO Sydney

Best use of Mobile in Marketing

Finalist

Fast food retailer, Hungry Jack's, is a David in a category of Goliaths. Outspent and outnumbered, we needed to find a new way to encourage people past the competition and into Hungry Jack’s. We did this with the Hungry Jack’s Shake & Win App. An industry first and entirely new revenue driver, it is a new world solution to an age-old problem. Even as you read this submission, it is continuing to drive customers in store, with someone using it every 5.8 seconds across the country.

 

Telstra NYE Sponsorship Campaign 2012 - Telstra Corporation Ltd / Imagination

Best use of Mobile in Marketing

Finalist

In 2012, Telstra was presented with an exciting opportunity to become a proud partner of the City of Sydney’s New Year’s Eve. This colourful, one-of-a-kind property – with a 2012 theme of ‘Embrace’ - was the perfect match to bring to life the connection, diversity and colour at the heart of Telstra’s brand. The 2012 Sydney New Year’s Eve App was created to help overcome connectivity issues at peak times on NYE and make the event interactive for the first time ever – thus truly bringing to life Telstra’s established brand positioning statement: “IT’S HOW WE CONNECT.”

 

Instapuzzle - Eastwood

Board, Card, Dice, Casino & Puzzle

Finalist

Instapuzzle is an iPhone game that turns your Instagram photos into sliding puzzles.

 

Scrambled App - Creative Licence Digital

Board, Card, Dice, Casino & Puzzle

- Winner

We love a game that stretches the brain, and so we made one that does just that. The aim of the game is to unscramble the word on screen by spinning the letters into the correct order. Try and gain extra points by solving the word in the least amount of moves possible. If the challenge of unscrambling the word doesn't get you addicted, the soft melodies that accompany game play will! Developed entirely using HTML5 and then wrapped for the App Store, this fantastic game demonstrates what you can do to push the browser to it's limits.

 

Kings Keep - Medieval Conquest and Strategy - Chamberlin Games

Board, Card, Dice, Casino & Puzzle

- Winner

Kings Keep® is an exciting medieval card game. Players wrestle over lands, purchase vitally needed cards and go for full-on conquest. Each player must manage their kingdom well and be courageous in battle to have any chance of survival.

 

Bento Box Shapes - Two Bulls

Children & Early Childhood Development

Finalist

In this gorgeous food-themed shape game for children aged 2-4, create a bento box animal lunch, by matching food shapes - layer by layer! It’s the perfect activity to entertain your kids while meals are being prepared and will encourage kids to get excited about trying healthy foods in new ways. Bento Box Shapes provides a simple yet educationally focused experience that can be played independently or as co-play with parents or siblings.

 

NSW National Parks & Wildlife - Wilderquest iPad app - NSW National Parks & Wildlife / Nomad

Children & Early Childhood Development

Finalist

Challenge Nomad was engaged to develop an iPad app that engaged children in existing native animal education content. Response Nomad used existing content to immerse users in a virtual rainforest. Holding the iPad like a camera, users see a 360 degree view of a forest around them complete with 3D audio Users are tasked with finding animals and capturing a photo to unlock more content including images, videos & local National Parks Results The app was featured as App of the week Downloads exceeded expectations Community feedback averages 4 ½ out of 5 star rating.

 

Two Left Feet - Resin

Children & Early Childhood Development

- Winner

Two Left Feet is a "modern day pop-up book". When users of the app point their device’s camera at the physical book, the characters and scenes are brought to life using 3D animation and narration on the screen, appearing as if they are performing on the pages of the book. They can move their device around to explore the animation from any angle and up close providing a true 3D experience. The app works with any edition of the book and those users without the book can print the included canvas to create the same effect and full experience.

 

myfoodbook: MyCollections Cookbook App - myfoodbook

Cooking

Finalist

myfoodbook is Australia's first food media website that allows a network of passionate home cooks to collect favorite recipes from top chefs, cooking & food brands into a fully personalised cookbook. Following an enthusiastic adoption of the concept by consumers, myfoodbook quickly sought to replicate and enhance the “cookbook” experience using the iPad, the number one device in the kitchen.

 

Ask The Butcher - Vic's Meats / Razorfish Australia

Cooking

- Winner

Anthony Puharich is the butcher’s answer to celebrity cooking’s Jamie Oliver. With a great depth of knowledge and expertise of all things meat, the Ask The Butcher app helps to bring his knowledge to the masses. The app guides you through the entire cooking experience of preparing and cooking meat like a pro, from purchase to the plate.

 

Coles Magazine for iPad - Coles / Bauer Media

Cooking

Finalist

Coles Magazine for iPad is a beautiful, rich and interactive magazine that goes beyond the standard magazine title to being a useful meal-planning tool and the ultimate cooking companion.

 

Yellow Pages® iOS App - Sensis®

Directories & guides

Finalist

Yellow Pages® is one of Australia’s largest business directories, with millions of Australian’s using it to find and connect to businesses every month. With an iPhone application that was simply displaying an ageing Yellow Pages® mobile site and a standalone native iPad app, we needed to provide a better experience for consumers with iOS devices. To create a premium, unified Yellow Pages® experience irrespective of iOS device used, we needed to merge the existing iPhone and iPad applications into one universal app.

 

Clean Energy Map - Department of Industry, Innovation, Climate Change, Science, Research&Tertiary Education / Adelphi Digital

Directories & guides

- Winner

The Clean Energy Map aims to give the Australian community a better understanding of the clean and renewable energy projects being delivered in their region. Users can browse the map, search their locality or take a tour.

 

Bartercard International Group - Mobility Application - Bartercard International Group

Directories & guides

Finalist

We wanted to improve the convenience for our 30,000 Bartercard businesses around the world and to do that we needed to build a digital wallet capable of handling multiple currency transaction in an encrypted format, providing an international directory of members with Google maps and click to call features. The idea was to develop a free downloadable mobile application that would work on multiple mobile devices and operating systems i.e. Apple and Android for all Bartercard members globally (Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, United Kingdom, Cyprus, UAE and USA) allowing all members 24/365 access.

 

Oneflare - Oneflare.com

Directories & guides

Finalist

Oneflare is Australia's fastest growing marketplace for local services with over 35,000 business registered and over $16 million of jobs requested. Oneflare has built a revolutionary iPhone app that allow users to request over 250 local services and receive real time quotes and responses from local businesses in their area. Customers can review the quotes they receive together with the business' accreditation, license and customer feedback. For businesses, the app provides complete mobile capability to receive real time leads and respond/quote on jobs while they are on site.

 

Skoolbag - Skoolbag Pty Ltd

Education

Finalist

The number one School Communication Mobile App in Australia with over 530 Schools using it currently and growing at around 20+ Schools a month.

 

NSW National Parks & Wildlife - Wilderquest iPad app - NSW National Parks & Wildlife / Nomad

Education

- Winner

Challenge Nomad was engaged to develop an iPad app that engaged children in existing native animal education content. Response Nomad used existing content to immerse users in a virtual rainforest. Holding the iPad like a camera, users see a 360 degree view of a forest around them complete with 3D audio Users are tasked with finding animals and capturing a photo to unlock more content including images, videos & local National Parks Results The app was featured as App of the week Downloads exceeded expectations Community feedback averages 4 ½ out of 5 star rating.

 

e-Science: Enriching science literacy with free, engaging, and curriculum-ready resources - Faculty of Sciences, University of Adelaide

Education

Finalist

e-Science presents exciting online content and resources about cutting-edge science research, within the framework of the ‘10 Big Questions’, a set of fundamental and socially relevant questions facing our world. Launched in 2012, e-Science is a truly free electronic science magazine for teachers, students and the general public. It was designed to enrich science literacy at all levels and support teachers by making science interesting and relevant for students. We have had an overwhelming positive response from the public worldwide and e-Science continues to maintain a high ranking for free Science magazines in the Australian Apple Newsstand.

 

Westpac Ruby Connection - Westpac Ruby Connection / ArdentDigital

Education

- Winner

Westpac’s Ruby Connection provides the opportunity for women to learn from each other through online resources including articles, case studies, guidance, ideas and opportunities to network. Westpac looked to enhance their existing online community with a responsive website that continues to allow their members to connect, share and inspire across multiple devices.

 

Quizling – The Quiz Game - EEP!

Education

Finalist

Quizling is a fast and simple way to create quiz games that will challenge your kids and your class. Quizling is the first app developed by EEP! We're school teachers, designers and friends and we're very pleased with our app. It's fun, it works and students are enjoying, playing and learning with Quizling! Thanks for your interest! James, Dion, Damien and Igor.

 

Run That Town - Australian Bureau of Statistics/Leo Burnett / Millipede Creative Development

Education & Family

- Winner

Have you ever thought your local area could be run better? Well, why don’t we put you in charge? Run That Town is a strategy game with a twist - it lets you take control of any neighbourhood in Australia. Use real Census data to discover who’s who in your area, and make decisions that will sway popular opinion in your favour. What kind of leader will you be? Will you be showered with praise, or chased out of town by an angry mob?

 

Guild Insurance SAFETY Tool App - Guild Insurance and Fitness Australia / Butterfly

Education & Family

Finalist

Your new client Tony hasn’t exercised for many years and is overweight and unfit. He wants to go from fit to fabulous by losing a certain amount of weight in time for his wedding. As a Fitness Professional, can you determine Tony’s exercise risks and safely navigate him to a realistic goal? The SAFETY Tool App takes a light-hearted approach to the important messages of the SAFETY Tool acronym, encouraging fitness professionals to start thinking about the risks they may face in their day to day work.

 

Bento Box Shapes - Two Bulls

Education & Family

Finalist

In this gorgeous food-themed shape game for children aged 2-4, create a bento box animal lunch, by matching food shapes - layer by layer! It’s the perfect activity to entertain your kids while meals are being prepared and will encourage kids to get excited about trying healthy foods in new ways. Bento Box Shapes provides a simple yet educationally focused experience that can be played independently or as co-play with parents or siblings.

 

CanUHanyu - Education Services Australia / 2and2

Education & Family

- Winner

CanUHanyu is a Chinese language mobile app embracing flipped classroom education and gamified learning. It consists of a suite of five engaging digital recall games that make learning Chinese enjoyable and accessible, anytime, anywhere. Developed for Education Services Australia and funded by Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations, CanUHanyu not only supports the Australian Chinese language curriculum, but has proven to be a hit with children and adults of all ages, with a variety of Chinese language skills.

 

NSW National Parks & Wildlife - Wilderquest iPad app - NSW National Parks & Wildlife / Nomad

Education & Family

Finalist

Challenge Nomad was engaged to develop an iPad app that engaged children in existing native animal education content. Response Nomad used existing content to immerse users in a virtual rainforest. Holding the iPad like a camera, users see a 360 degree view of a forest around them complete with 3D audio Users are tasked with finding animals and capturing a photo to unlock more content including images, videos & local National Parks Results The app was featured as App of the week Downloads exceeded expectations Community feedback averages 4 ½ out of 5 star rating.

 

Myer Emporium for iPad - Bauer Media / Myer

Fashion

- Winner

Myer emporium magazine for iPad is designed to give users the fashion, beauty and lifestyle edit from the shopping experts and inspire them to enjoy the very best of the season! Every issue is designed to be a one-stop shopping and lifestyle guide for all the best of fashion, beauty and homewares available at Myer. Each iPad issue features exclusive extra content not available in the printed edition, such as picture galleries, fully-styled outfits for holiday dressing and video and links to online products for purchase.

 

Melbourne Spring Fashion Week - City of Melbourne / Outware Mobile

Fashion

- Winner

Outware Mobile designed and built the Melbourne Spring Fashion Week (MSFW) app for the City of Melbourne. The MSFW app provided patrons with event details, maps, an integrated mobile and retail shopping experience and access to designer information as well as event specific promotions. The app enhanced the MSFW experience through the use of QR codes in the Look Stop Shop feature, facilitating engagement between retailers and patrons by providing users with access to exclusive offers and encouraging them to explore Melbourne’s unique fashion scene.

 

ING DIRECT Mobile Banking App - ING DIRECT

Financial Information & Tools

- Winner

ING Direct Australia recognised that their customers were rapidly embracing mobile. Their existing web-based app experience wasn’t delivering the user experience or features their customers wanted. So, in June, ING Direct Australia responded to the mobile banking needs of customers by launching a brand-new native app that our customers helped design. Because of this input, we now have the highest rated mobile banking app in Australia.

 

TrackMySpend - ASIC / webqem

Financial Information & Tools

Finalist

The TrackMySPEND iOS and Android App is the official free app from ASIC and Moneysmart allowing users to track your personal expenses on-the-go. TrackMySPEND gives you a clear picture of what you are spending your money on by employing an easy-to-use, intuitive interface that helps you track actual spending against your salary or projected spending.

 

Xero Touch - Xero

Financial Information & Tools

Finalist

Xero is the first cloud accounting software to introduce daily automated bank feeds, transforming the time-consuming bank reconciliation process into something users can finish within seconds. And now, Xero is first to bring this innovative practice to mobile. Available for both Apple iOS and Android devices, Xero Touch allows users to check their balances, reconcile bank transactions, manage invoices, add expenses and access customer contact information. By putting smart, well-designed tools into the hands of business owners, Xero enhances the client-accountant relationship and is the new way to manage your business on the go.

 

NRMA Insurance - Insurance Australia Group

Financial Information & Tools

Finalist

No mater whether you have network coverage, collect accident details on the spot then use these details to lodge a claim. The app uses the phones GPS to locate you and camera to snap what happened. Also available is a branch finder that automatically finds your nearest branch with Google Maps integration for turn by turn navigation. The app contains links to NRMA's purpose built and responsive quoting, payments and renewal applications. Feedback is built right into the app which goes straight back to the development team. Also all tap to call telephone numbers.

 

My eVault - Rocket Innovation Group

Financial Information & Tools

Finalist

My eVault is a unique and exciting innovation in personal inventory, travel and insurance management apps. Key information (photos, receipts and warranties) on all your valuable possessions, travel documents and insurance policies are easily recorded in one place and available at your fingertips. The app is described as being the app for life as it provides asset management capability on the go and provides peace of mind where ever you are.

 

Out of the office doesn't mean out of touch - GCC Web Apps - Get the World Moving Pty Ltd

Fitness

- Winner

Health and wellbeing in the workplace needn’t be a chore, a bore, or a brush with death in an advanced spin class. Over the last 10 years we’ve transformed the lives of over 1 million employees across 3,400 of the world’s leading organisations in more than 110 countries. The Global Corporate Challenge® (GCC) takes employees and delivers back to businesses a healthier, happier and more productive workforce. We’re here to get the world moving.

 

Tony Ferguson - Everybody iPhone app - The Monkeys / Nomad

Fitness

- Winner

The Everybody app provides information and support to help users plan their meal activity and their weightless program. It also features an innovative gamification of the experience through “LoJo”, a points system that reflects a users interaction with meals, weightless data, health actions, education tools and the simple question of “How are you feeling today?”.

 

Starbucks Digital Loyalty App - Starbucks Coffee Company (Australia) Pty Ltd / Starbucks Coffee Company (Australia) Pty Ltd

Food & Drink

Finalist

Starbucks recently engaged Gruden to create their very first official mobile app for the Australasian market. They were crying out for a true 'queue-busting' mobile solution. A platform for now and the future. An app that empowered customers to focus on what they love doing most - enjoying the food and beverages! They now have an app which; - Does exactly this + - Has a 5 Star iTunes rating - Has been consistently ranked in the Top 50 for the hotly contested 'Food & Drink' category - Has been downloaded 5000+ times to date (& counting)*

 

Donut King Amazeballs Donut Island - Retail Food Group (RFG) / Retail Food Group (RFG)

Food & Drink

Finalist

Question from client - What can you guys do in 6 weeks? Our response - well a lot, but lets chat. RFG recently approached Gruden to design & develop an augmented mobile experience to help support promotion of a new product launching in the Australian market for Donut King (DK) – ‘Amazeballs‘. They wanted something simple. A game (iOS) which was engaging & fun to play. Make use of Augmented Reality. Feature the new product. Provide a framework to build upon. Oh and one last thing…needs to be available to download in 4-6 weeks…doable? Why not.

 

TXT4Coffee - Why wait? - TXT4Coffee PTY LTD

Food & Drink

Finalist

TXT4Coffee is Australia's first free coffee ordering and payment app. Our aim to help customers get their coffee faster, collect their loyalty rewards automatically, and receive special deals from their favourite cafes. TXT4Coffee is not just limited to smart phones, you can use ANY mobile and even order online! With over 30,000 users, TXT4Coffee is the leading coffee ordering app in Australia due to our ‘app to app’ technology, advanced features and simply the convenience of ordering without having to wait.

 

Beanhunter, Find and share great coffee - Beanhunter

Food & Drink

Finalist

Beanhunter make it easy to find and share great coffee. Each month over 100,000 people use Beanhunter and this strong community rates the cafes, upload photos and help each other find coffee worth travelling for.

 

Jacob’s Creek's The Wine Line App - Premium Wine Brands / Webling Interactive

Food & Drink

Finalist

An innovative, augmented reality app from Jacob’s Creek that has been designed to provide consumers with an innovative way to learn about standard wine serves. The app also demonstrates the varying alcohol content in different wine styles and varietals.

 

365cups ~ order, pickup and GO! - 365cups.com

Food & Drink

- Winner

BEEEEEEEEEEP! Your phone alarm wakes you at 6.00am. Time to get up. But it’s cold…and you’re cozy. You hit snooze – another 10 minutes sleep…perfect! BEEEEEEEEEEP! Bugger! You’re late. You get up. There’s no time for breakfast, but that’s ok because you have a secret weapon. You get out the door, walk to the car and pull out your smartphone. You click on 365cups. *Tap, wham, bam!* Breakfast is ordered. You arrive at the café 15 minutes later. Your order’s waiting for you to collect. Genius! 365cups – providing the ultimate fast food experience when you don’t have time to wait! Image 1 Credit – FROTHING:365cups app co-founder Simone Eyles (left) shares a coffee with Ben Pritchard, owner of Trail Street cafe, Premium Coffee Roasters. Mr Pritchard was the first to jump on board to use the app, which has expanded to more than just coffee since its launch in January 2011. Picture: Alastair Brook ... SOURCE: http://www.dailyadvertiser.com.au/story/1627834/app-tastic-adventure-continues/?cs=332

 

NSW Department of Family and Community Services domestic and family violence App - NSW Department of Family and Community Services / Komosion

Government Services

Finalist

Komosion created the Aurora smartphone app, which was the first of its kind in the world to allow female victims who experience domestic abuse to access information on help services. The app provides a GPS ‘call-for-help’ system that can alert recipients of the sender’s location and allows users to create a trusted network of friends who can be easily contacted. Komosion applied a user-centred design (UCD) approach to map the domestic violence “journeys” and created a ‘Cycle of Abuse’ framework, establishing where and how the app could assist people in a cycle of domestic violence.

 

Better Health Channel V2 iPhone & iPad app - Victorian Department of Health - Victorian Department of Health

Government Services

Finalist

For over a decade the Better Health Channel (BHC) has been helping improve the health and wellbeing of all Victorians and is regarded as Australia’s pre-eminent consumer health and medical information website with over 30 million visits annually. Building on this success the department launched the BHC iPhone and iPad app in 2011 to great acclaim and in 2012 released a second iOS version (V2) which has achieved even greater popularity amongst users. The V2 app provides the full compliment of health information from the Better Health Channel thereby helping health consumers make more informed, timely and confident health decisions.

 

Boatwise - Marine and Safety Tasmania & Surf Life Saving Tasamania / Alive Mobile Group PTY LTD

Government Services

Finalist

Key purpose of the app Increase safety in waterways through encouraging the recreational boater to be a smarter and safer boater by: • educating them about boating safety • creating responsibility Core Functionality • Trip planning / preparation — check gear, check weather, check lists • If you’re the skipper, you’re responsible

 

TrackMySpend - ASIC / webqem

Government Services

- Winner

The TrackMySPEND iOS and Android App is the official free app from ASIC and Moneysmart allowing users to track your personal expenses on-the-go. TrackMySPEND gives you a clear picture of what you are spending your money on by employing an easy-to-use, intuitive interface that helps you track actual spending against your salary or projected spending.

 

My QuitBuddy - ANPHA / UM Australia & The Project Factory

Government Services

- Winner

My QuitBuddy is a game changing mobile support program to help Australians quit smoking once and for all.

 

Freedom Furniture - Freedom Furniture / ArdentDigital

Home & Garden

- Winner

Freedom Furniture identified that 10-15% of total site traffic was visiting via a mobile device. With no dedicated mobile site, Freedom acted fast and looked to create a mobile site to reinforce and position the brand as a modern, aspirational brand, leading the way in providing quality furniture and homewares, by offering a seamless shopping experience across multiple platforms and devices.

 

IKEA Klippbok iPad application - The Monkeys / Nomad

Home & Garden

Finalist

Klippbok - With easy-to-use design functionality, users can create collages, swatchbooks, roomsets and more using a range of IKEA products. Share via social tools Pinterest, Facebook, twitter as well as the Klippbok website.

 

Binder - Indesign Media Asia Pacific

Home & Garden

- Winner

IndesignMedia publish popular architecture and design magazines. When considering the migration to digital, we thought, why think small? Rather than migrating each of our magazines as discrete, individual digital publications, we conceived the idea of a constantly updated, portable architecture and design library, one that would house not only richly enhanced digital versions of our own magazines, but a diverse, value-adding spread of other architecture and design content, too. It would also function as a revolutionary tool for our advertisers and clients, replacing their reliance on print/e-catalogues with a far more effective, mobile platform.

 

The Garden Planner - The Garden Planner

Home & Garden

Finalist

The Garden Planner is a 'personal trainer' for the Australian Veggie Gardener

 

Healthy Home App - Healthy Interiors

Home & Garden

Finalist

Australia has one of the highest rates of asthma and allergies in the world, minimising indoor pollutants in the home has never been more important for family health. The real benefits of a green lifestyle is all here in the Healthy Home App. A portal of practical, enlightening information that helps families create a healthy home. This App will change the way you think about your health and home environment. Is your home a healthy home? Would you know if it wasn't?

 

BizSync by AppyDays - AppyDays

In Field Services

Finalist

At AppyDays, we know business process. We understand, embrace and encourage company growth and the necessity to have sound business practices in place. AppyDays has developed a unique Business System called BizSync and BizForms which enables the user to run his entire operation from a mobile device from anywhere in the world. We provide a mobile solution that links business to business and their employees. We eliminate the need for paper and most phone calls by using familiar technology to enhance your work space.

 

Zero Harm - Deloitte / Deloitte

In Field Services

- Winner

Zero Harm is an integrated safety management solution designed to support workers operating in high-risk environments such as mine or construction sites. Users can instantaneously report a geo-tagged safety hazard or incident using the native Android app, putting the days of slow and clunky paper based reporting in the past. Automated email notifications and the companion website integrate with the Zero Harm mobile app and allow safety personnel to quickly react to any situation.

 

ServiceM8 - Small Business Field Service App - ServiceM8

In Field Services

- Winner

ServiceM8 is a powerful iPhone and iPad app used by 14 000 businesses globally to control work from a client’s first call through to invoicing. ServiceM8 manages and coordinates the interactions of a business between its staff and its clients, simply and cleverly. Small businesses have moments of brilliance every day, but their innovations are rarely shared. Our vision is to empower all small businesses by sharing their collective wisdom.

 

Aconex Mobile for Android - Aconex

In Field Services

Finalist

Whether you’re building a skyscraper, a bridge, an underwater tunnel, or an oil rig; you need the most current design and construction drawings right there in your hands.. not back in your office. Up until now though, those docs have only been available onsite in hardcopy (aka paper) with all the issues that entails. Aconex Mobile bridges this gap between where the info is and where it’s actually needed, ensuring you always have access to the most up to date data required to keep your project on track (and to stop it from literally falling over).

 

Surf Lifesaving Australia - Tracker - Surf Lifesaving Australia / Alive Mobile

In Field Services

Finalist

The Purpose of the Tracker project was to provide the Surf Life Saving Australia (SLSA) organisation with a cost effective way of tracking their surf life saving workforce, and the location of any hazards, such as tide rips, stingers, sharks, shallow water etc.

 

Xero Touch - Xero

Line of Business

- Winner

Xero is the first cloud accounting software to introduce daily automated bank feeds, transforming the time-consuming bank reconciliation process into something users can finish within seconds. And now, Xero is first to bring this innovative practice to mobile. Available for both Apple iOS and Android devices, Xero Touch allows users to check their balances, reconcile bank transactions, manage invoices, add expenses and access customer contact information. By putting smart, well-designed tools into the hands of business owners, Xero enhances the client-accountant relationship and is the new way to manage your business on the go.

 

ServiceM8 - Small Business Field Service App - ServiceM8

Line of Business

Finalist

ServiceM8 is a powerful iPhone and iPad app used by 14 000 businesses globally to control work from a client’s first call through to invoicing. ServiceM8 manages and coordinates the interactions of a business between its staff and its clients, simply and cleverly. Small businesses have moments of brilliance every day, but their innovations are rarely shared. Our vision is to empower all small businesses by sharing their collective wisdom.

 

BizSync by AppyDays - AppyDays

Line of Business

Finalist

At AppyDays, we know business process. We understand, embrace and encourage company growth and the necessity to have sound business practices in place. AppyDays has developed a unique Business System called BizSync and BizForms which enables the user to run his entire operation from a mobile device from anywhere in the world. We provide a mobile solution that links business to business and their employees. We eliminate the need for paper and most phone calls by using familiar technology to enhance your work space.

 

Foxbuddy - Foxbuddy

Line of Business

Finalist

The goal was to provide a media-centric mobile workflow solution using smartphones and tablets, enabling business owners to take control of their management processes no matter where they are. Our initial focus were tradesmen who would benefit through the streamlined management, scheduling and dispatch, invoicing and paperless reporting. We have since then shifted our focus to tracking which included job tracking, invoicing and team monitoring.

 

LexisNexis Red - LexisNexis Pacific

Line of Business

Finalist

LexisNexis Red is the world’s first referencing solution designed specifically to meet the unique needs of the legal profession. Designed for both the iPad and Windows, LexisNexis Red provides access to specialised legal publications via a stylish, intuitive and efficient user-interface. Developed by an Australian and New Zealand team, LexisNexis Red has proven so successful it is being rolled out globally.

 

Zendesk for iPad - Zendesk

Line of Business

- Winner

Since Zendesk first launched its iPad app two years ago, the percentage of companies providing customer service through a mobile app has doubled. Now more than 60 percent of Zendesk accounts use a mobile service app, and the iPad app is the third most popular. This shift toward a more mobile service team inspired Zendesk to redesign its iPad app focusing on delivering performance metrics and customer history on-the-go. A native app revamped in March 2013, it’s aimed at the increasing number of mobile customer service teams who need to stay in the know about their customers and performance anytime, anywhere.

 

Send A Script - Send A Script

Medical

- Winner

Send a Script is a mobile app giving an independent link between the G.P, the Consumer, and any Australian Pharmacy. Sending prescriptions using your iPhone, iPod or iPad will save you TIME, offer you CONVENIENCE and give you CHOICE.

 

PicSafe Medi - Project Project / Project Project

Medical

Finalist

A recent Australian study has found 100% of [training] doctors regularly take clinical photos with their smart phones^. From March 12, 2014, health professionals caught with unsecured patient images on their smart device will be fined up to $340,000. Institutions face up to $1,700,000 for each breach. PicSafe Medi is a secure mobile medical imaging system. It provides a safe, legal way for health professionals to snap, transmit and send patient-consented clinical photos to a secure cloud storage and archive–and also allows colleagues to access these. It’s effectively an insurance policy, given the forthcoming changes to federal health legislation.

 

My Child's eHealth record - Department of Health and Ageing / Deloitte Digital

Medical

Finalist

Australia’s first national scale eHealth app – now in the palm of your hand. Now it’s easier than ever for parents to monitor the health of their child. The My Child’s eHealth Record app epitomises Australia’s ongoing push for the digitisation of health care records.

 

Up The Duff - Penguin Australia / Outware Mobile

Medical

Finalist

The Up the Duff app is a companion the the top-selling book by the same name by Australian author Kaz Cooke. A witty, funny, yet wise guide to pregnancy, the Up the Duff app brings real world experience to every would-be mother with handy tips and important medical information for those on the go. The Up the Duff app is a beautiful and interactive app that makes everybody appreciate the journey of pregnancy in the most practical way possible.

 

Better Health Channel V2 iPhone & iPad app - Victorian Department of Health - Victorian Department of Health

Medical

Finalist

For over a decade the Better Health Channel (BHC) has been helping improve the health and wellbeing of all Victorians and is regarded as Australia’s pre-eminent consumer health and medical information website with over 30 million visits annually. Building on this success the department launched the BHC iPhone and iPad app in 2011 to great acclaim and in 2012 released a second iOS version (V2) which has achieved even greater popularity amongst users. The V2 app provides the full compliment of health information from the Better Health Channel thereby helping health consumers make more informed, timely and confident health decisions.

 

Text2Pay - Text2Pay Inc.

Mobile Payments

- Winner

Backed by mBill, a leading mobile billing company with over 10 years’ experience in Premium SMS and Mobile Payments, the team at Text2Pay developed an all-inclusive mobile billing solution that operates globally across all platforms and accommodates all mobile payment needs. Text2Pay’s mobile billing solutions enable merchants to seamlessly integrate comprehensive Premium SMS, Direct Carrier Billing and In-App payment options into their websites and applications allowing customers to easily and securely make donations; buy virtual goods and credits; use Bitcoins as a payment option or purchase premium application features using their mobile phone.

 

Bartercard International Group - Mobility Application - Bartercard International Group

Mobile Payments

Finalist

We wanted to improve the convenience for our 30,000 Bartercard businesses around the world and to do that we needed to build a digital wallet capable of handling multiple currency transaction in an encrypted format, providing an international directory of members with Google maps and click to call features. The idea was to develop a free downloadable mobile application that would work on multiple mobile devices and operating systems i.e. Apple and Android for all Bartercard members globally (Australia, New Zealand, Thailand, United Kingdom, Cyprus, UAE and USA) allowing all members 24/365 access.

 

GiftPay - GiftPay Pty Ltd

Mobile Payments

Finalist

Receiving physical gift cards is a hassle. - Too many cards to carry; - Gift cards left at home and not with you when you need them; - Limited choice of where to spend your gift card. GiftPay is the answer to these hassles. For high-volume gift senders (employee incentive programs, reward programs), sending a high volume of gifts is expensive. - Costly to store and deliver physical gifts - Prohibitively expensive to send low value gifts GiftPay makes high-volume gift delivery simple and cost-efficient.

 

Guvera Ipad App - Guvera

Music

- Winner

In 2013 Guvera has pioneered in the on-demand music streaming market offering the only ad-funded service that delivers unlimited mobile access to millions of the most popular songs by the world's biggest artists. Australians have clicked with this homegrown service with more than 350,000 music lovers joining in the first 90 days, and they continue to enjoy its evolution. Music services need to be more than just a great technology platform and Guvera is leading the charge by providing its users with the most immersive music experience, offering beautiful interfaces, premium curated content, and community-driven discovery.

 

Spotify - Spotify

Music

Finalist

Spotify is an award-winning digital music service that gives you on-demand access to over 20 million tracks. Spotify is the only truly free service in market (no gimmicks, no trials, no caps), offering unlimited listening for free on our ad-supported desktop/web browser platform, or via our Premium service on tablets and smartphones. Our dream is to make all the world’s music available instantly to everyone, wherever and whenever they want it. Spotify makes it easier than ever to discover, manage and share music with your friends, while making sure that artists get a fair deal.

 

Pandora Internet Radio - Pandora Internet Radio

Music

Finalist

Pandora Internet Radio: At Pandora Australia, our mission is to play music you'll love.

 

Speed Cameras - Melon, Inc

Navigation

Finalist

Speed Cameras is every driver’s faithful companion on the road. This high-ranking Windows Phone app alerts of approaching police speed traps, radars or speed cameras (fixed, mobile or traffic light). It also gives speeding warnings for areas under police surveillance. Tens of thousands of people have downloaded it and over 8,300 people have recommended it on Facebook. Its preloaded database for the international road network features the latest official information and is automatically updated. For higher data reliability, it uses different providers to figure out where all cameras are, including user feedback.

 

Logbook Pro Australia - Millipede Creative Development

Navigation

Finalist

A beautiful, intuitive smartphone and tablet application, Logbook Pro tracks the distance travelled using the device GPS and mapping facilities and creates a tax compliant report.

 

Whereis® iPhone & Android app (Celebrity Voices release) - Sensis®

Navigation

- Winner

In 2011, Whereis® released one of the first free iPhone navigation apps to offer spoken turn-by-turn directions. To deliver a more engaging navigation experience, in 2012/13 Whereis® added a twist to this innovative functionality with the addition of celebrity voices. The “Celebrity Voices” release offers users the choice of six iconic Australian celebrities to voice their spoken turn-by-turn instructions including; sports legends Dennis Cometti, Ray Warren and The 12th Man (Billy Birmingham) and Aussie icons Jennifer Hawkins, Dame Edna and Nick Giannopoulos as ‘The Wog Boy.’ Due to popular demand, we’ve just launched an Android version of the app.

 

ABC Flagship Apps - Australian Broadcasting Corporation

News

- Winner

The ABC relaunched its flagship mobile apps for iOS and Android in March 2013, doubling the number of monthly active users in four months. New installs (reach) have increased by eight fold, confirming the ABC’s success and leadership in the mobile space. The apps now have a stronger focus on News, presenting content from across the ABC (Radio, TV, Online) by genre. Since relaunch, all three are now ranked #1 free NEWS app in the App Store and Google Play, receiving rave reviews from users: As always, the ABC sets the benchmark. Excellent!!! by Big red 999, v 3.0.1, Australia

 

EmergencyAUS - RIPE Intelligence / GRIDSTONE

News

Finalist

If you have ever smelt smoke, seen a fire truck, heard a siren, felt the wind change and wondered what’s going on, then this app is for you. Real-time information on emergencies including Fires, Floods, Storms, Rescues, Hazmat, Cyclones, Tsunamis and Earthquakes is delivered in real-time across Australia to you keep informed. With informed decision making the key to successful outcomes in all facets of emergency management and public safety, it is paramount that cohesive information is made available to both the public and emergency managers during emergencies. EmergencyAUS provides this in real-time across Australia

 

Smarter Business Ideas Magazine - Telstra Business / Bauer Media

News

Finalist

Smarter Business Ideas is an award-winning business magazine, delivering jargon-free business advice for small to medium business owners. Our free tablet edition brings you all of the excellent case studies, business advice, product reviews, opinion pieces and features from our expert columnists from our print edition PLUS digital exclusive videos and photo galleries and enhanced interactive functionality to bring the magazine to life. It is available for anyone to download on iPad and Android tablet devices.

 

AM Dinner- The late night eats app - Demmographics

Nightlife

- Winner

Finally, the answer to the late night munchies! AM Dinner lets you know what's still open and how to get there when you need it most! Whether it be a popular late night restaurant, your favourite takeaway or a food van, AM Dinner has you covered! Search, get directions, rate and review those hilarious late night feasts with your mates!

 

Fancied - fancied / Sakura Sky Media Pty Ltd

Nightlife

Finalist

To create a location-based social dating app for singles to meet new people without the fear of rejection often associated with online and mobile dating services, by making it fun to meet genuine like-minded people who have either been qualified by their own social network of friends and acquaintances or like to hang out at the same nightlife locations. A match can only be formed, if mutual interest is established. Unlike other online and mobile dating services, which charge a subscription to meet new people or a fee when there is a match, fancied is free to download and use.

 

PopUpGigs - PopUpGigs

Nightlife

Finalist

A Global, One Stop, Gig Finding App Shop!

 

Surf Lifesaving Australia - Water Safety Policy - Surf Lifesaving Australia / Alive Mobile

Not For Profit

Finalist

The Water Safety Policy application allows the 165,000 Surf lifesaving volunteers the ability to Perform a risk assessment on their iPhone or Android device for all surf lifesaving activities. Members must provide details of Surf conditions, Weather, Skill level and hazards, to produce a Risk assessment form which will be emailed to a Supervisor for review.

 

Shop Ethical 2013 - Ethical Consumer Group / Outware Mobile

Not For Profit

Finalist

Shop Ethical! is the most popular digital guide to ethical shopping in Australia. It has been designed to provide consumers with the easiest way to make informed shopping decisions. This app empowers consumers to shop ethically, send a strong message for change and help support the practices that make our world a better place to live in. Shop Ethical! is one of the highest rated apps in the app store with consistent 5 star reviews.

 

Team Tap - Team Tap

Not For Profit

- Winner

Team Tap is a unique, event-based digital fundraising tool and social game that dramatically reshapes and enhances user engagement by utilising proprietary technology that registers real time connections. The smart phone app raises money for charity and it can be utilised as part of any event, large or small, globally. During an event, fans or customers become ‘players’ as they open the app and tap one another’s phones. Every tap is worth a monetary amount that is paid for by the sponsor not the player.

 

NSW National Parks & Wildlife - Wilderquest iPad app - NSW National Parks & Wildlife / Nomad

Not For Profit

Finalist

Challenge Nomad was engaged to develop an iPad app that engaged children in existing native animal education content. Response Nomad used existing content to immerse users in a virtual rainforest. Holding the iPad like a camera, users see a 360 degree view of a forest around them complete with 3D audio Users are tasked with finding animals and capturing a photo to unlock more content including images, videos & local National Parks Results The app was featured as App of the week Downloads exceeded expectations Community feedback averages 4 ½ out of 5 star rating.

 

Bicycle Network Mobile Website - Bicycle Network / Red Pants Mobile Websites

Not For Profit

- Winner

“For some time we were trying to find a way to make our website mobile friendly. Red Pants offered an inexpensive and speedy solution." "It seemed too good to be true, it wasn’t." "In a few days the mobile website was up and so was our traffic.” (Craig Richards - CEO Bicycle Network)

 

Tony Ferguson - Everybody iPhone app - The Monkeys / Nomad

Nutrition and Diet

Finalist

The Everybody app provides information and support to help users plan their meal activity and their weightless program. It also features an innovative gamification of the experience through “LoJo”, a points system that reflects a users interaction with meals, weightless data, health actions, education tools and the simple question of “How are you feeling today?”.

 

Better Health Channel V2 iPhone & iPad app - Victorian Department of Health - Victorian Department of Health

Nutrition and Diet

- Winner

For over a decade the Better Health Channel (BHC) has been helping improve the health and wellbeing of all Victorians and is regarded as Australia’s pre-eminent consumer health and medical information website with over 30 million visits annually. Building on this success the department launched the BHC iPhone and iPad app in 2011 to great acclaim and in 2012 released a second iOS version (V2) which has achieved even greater popularity amongst users. The V2 app provides the full compliment of health information from the Better Health Channel thereby helping health consumers make more informed, timely and confident health decisions.

 

Energy Balancer - Medibank

Nutrition and Diet

- Winner

For anyone wondering how long it really takes to work off food, or how much food your body needs for physical activity - Energy Balancer has the answers. This app isn't just for health and fitness fans wanting to keep track of their kilojoules. Thanks to the wide-ranging and unusual physical activities (like arguing, video games or gardening) Energy Balancer will educate, surprise and delight people from all fitness levels.

 

Starbucks Digital Loyalty App - Starbucks Coffee Company (Australia) Pty Ltd / Starbucks Coffee Company (Australia) Pty Ltd

Online Shopping & Payments

- Winner

Starbucks recently engaged Gruden to create their very first official mobile app for the Australasian market. They were crying out for a true 'queue-busting' mobile solution. A platform for now and the future. An app that empowered customers to focus on what they love doing most - enjoying the food and beverages! They now have an app which; - Does exactly this + - Has a 5 Star iTunes rating - Has been consistently ranked in the Top 50 for the hotly contested 'Food & Drink' category - Has been downloaded 5000+ times to date (& counting)*

 

GiftPay - GiftPay Pty Ltd

Online Shopping & Payments

Finalist

Receiving physical gift cards is a hassle. - Too many cards to carry; - Gift cards left at home and not with you when you need them; - Limited choice of where to spend your gift card. GiftPay is the answer to these hassles. For high-volume gift senders (employee incentive programs, reward programs), sending a high volume of gifts is expensive. - Costly to store and deliver physical gifts - Prohibitively expensive to send low value gifts GiftPay makes high-volume gift delivery simple and cost-efficient.

 

quicksales.com.au iOS app - carsales.com.au

Online Shopping & Payments

Finalist

quicksales.com.au is dedicated to providing Australians with a safer, more convenient way to browse, buy or sell virtually anything online at any time. Unlike other overseas sites, quicksales.com.au is truly local and 100% free to sell. With this in mind, the quicksales.com.au team committed to taking our best-in-market product mobile, with the fully-native iOS application, optimised for iPhone and iPad, the cornerstone of this strategy. The quicksales.com.au iOS app is testament to what a small team can do when they are committed to providing Australians with a high-quality, local alternative to browse, buy and sell online.

 

NRMA Insurance - Insurance Australia Group

Online Shopping & Payments

Finalist

No mater whether you have network coverage, collect accident details on the spot then use these details to lodge a claim. The app uses the phones GPS to locate you and camera to snap what happened. Also available is a branch finder that automatically finds your nearest branch with Google Maps integration for turn by turn navigation. The app contains links to NRMA's purpose built and responsive quoting, payments and renewal applications. Feedback is built right into the app which goes straight back to the development team. Also all tap to call telephone numbers.

 

Harvey Norman All in One Mobile Store - Harvey Norman

Online Shopping & Payments

Finalist

This year we've worked on adding even more improvements and optimizations to make the online experience as simple and seamless as possible, including integration of EMS which instantly sends orders to any of our 800 franchises within 5 minutes of the order being placed online, enabling same day delivery and pick up within a 2 hour time frame, as well as real-time stock on hand, which further ensures that the item will definitely be in store when a customer goes to collect.

 

Stereosonic Mobile Website 2013 - Totem Onelove / Dvize Creative

Performances

- Winner

Delivering a good looking, optimised experience across all platforms for one of the top international music events in the world, Stereosonic

 

City of Perth Video Jukebox App - City of Perth / BlondGorilla

Performances

- Winner

The Video Jukebox app gives you control over the City of Perth's Northbridge Piazza LED big screen during scheduled times. Similar to a traditional music jukebox, you are able to pick from a list of music videos, documentaries and short films, and add them to the playlist for live playback to the screen. Kick back on the lawn, choose your favourite video and watch it switch live before your eyes.

 

My eVault - Rocket Innovation Group

Productivity Apps

Finalist

My eVault is a unique and exciting innovation in personal inventory, travel and insurance management apps. Key information (photos, receipts and warranties) on all your valuable possessions, travel documents and insurance policies are easily recorded in one place and available at your fingertips. The app is described as being the app for life as it provides asset management capability on the go and provides peace of mind where ever you are.

 

Australia Post Digital Mailbox - Australia Post

Productivity Apps

Finalist

Receive mail from selected service providers, pay bills, set up automatic payments and reminders, and store your important documents online. All in one place and with one password.

 

Foxbuddy - Foxbuddy

Productivity Apps

Finalist

The goal was to provide a media-centric mobile workflow solution using smartphones and tablets, enabling business owners to take control of their management processes no matter where they are. Our initial focus were tradesmen who would benefit through the streamlined management, scheduling and dispatch, invoicing and paperless reporting. We have since then shifted our focus to tracking which included job tracking, invoicing, transparent communication and team monitoring.

 

Teamstuff - Beyond Software

Productivity Apps

- Winner

Teamstuff is a free mobile and web app for social sports teams that helps them to communicate and manage important team stuff like schedules, game details (with maps!), attendance, duties, contacts and even emergency medical info. It lightens the workload for managers & coaches, makes scheduling clearer for parents and players with multiple schedules and makes getting to the game a breeze for the whole team. Less work, more play!

 

LexisNexis Red - LexisNexis Pacific

Productivity Apps

- Winner

LexisNexis Red is the world’s first referencing solution designed specifically to meet the unique needs of the legal profession. Designed for both the iPad and Windows, LexisNexis Red provides access to specialised legal publications via a stylish, intuitive and efficient user-interface. Developed by an Australian and New Zealand team, LexisNexis Red has proven so successful it is being rolled out globally.

 

BizSync by AppyDays - AppyDays

Project Management

Finalist

At AppyDays, we know business process. We understand, embrace and encourage company growth and the necessity to have sound business practices in place. AppyDays has developed a unique Business System called BizSync and BizForms which enables the user to run his entire operation from a mobile device from anywhere in the world. We provide a mobile solution that links business to business and their employees. We eliminate the need for paper and most phone calls by using familiar technology to enhance your work space.

 

Aconex Mobile for Android - Aconex

Project Management

- Winner

Whether you’re building a skyscraper, a bridge, an underwater tunnel, or an oil rig; you need the most current design and construction drawings right there in your hands.. not back in your office. Up until now though, those docs have only been available onsite in hardcopy (aka paper) with all the issues that entails. Aconex Mobile bridges this gap between where the info is and where it’s actually needed, ensuring you always have access to the most up to date data required to keep your project on track (and to stop it from literally falling over).

 

Pandora Internet Radio - Pandora Internet Radio

Radio

- Winner

Pandora Internet Radio: At Pandora Australia, our mission is to play music you'll love.

 

Spotify - Spotify

Radio

- Winner

Spotify is an award-winning digital music service that gives you on-demand access to over 20 million tracks. Spotify is the only truly free service in market (no gimmicks, no trials, no caps), offering unlimited listening for free on our ad-supported desktop/web browser platform, or via our Premium service on tablets and smartphones. Our dream is to make all the world’s music available instantly to everyone, wherever and whenever they want it. Spotify makes it easier than ever to discover, manage and share music with your friends, while making sure that artists get a fair deal.

 

Lasoo.com.au - Lasoo Pty Ltd

Retail & Shopping

Finalist

Lasoo has launched a revamped version of its app which enables users to scan, shop, share and compare deals across multiple retailers. The app includes a new feature called ‘Lasoo.it’, a barcode scanner for users to crowdsource the best price, location and availability of anything with a barcode and share the information with other shoppers.

 

Send A Script - Send A Script

Retail & Shopping

Finalist

Send a Script is a mobile app giving an independent link between the G.P, the Consumer, and any Australian Pharmacy. Sending prescriptions using your iPhone, iPod or iPad will save you TIME, offer you CONVENIENCE and give you CHOICE.

 

E-Blind Design App - Which Blinds / Fuse Mobile

Retail & Shopping

Finalist

The app was built to solve the problem of trawling the web or searching endlessly through print directories at blinds and shutters. With the E-Blind Design App it's simple ... take a picture of your window, set the size of your blinds and then compare how various styles and colour will look on your very own window. You can even share your picture with your friends or partner and get there opinion! Ready for a quote? The GPS functionality will display local suppliers so you can compare the deals they are offering.

 

IKEA Klippbok iPad application - The Monkeys / Nomad

Retail & Shopping

- Winner

Klippbok - With easy-to-use design functionality, users can create collages, swatchbooks, roomsets and more using a range of IKEA products. Share via social tools Pinterest, Facebook, twitter as well as the Klippbok website.

 

EnergyAustralia Digital Sales Experience for Mobile - EnergyAustralia / Shine Technologies

Sales Force

- Winner

Get a quote for electricity and gas in 30 seconds. Sign up for your energy plan in just minutes. And you can do this all on your mobile! Previously unheard of in the energy industry but with EnergyAustralia it is now possible. EnergyAustralia has made getting a quote and signing up for electricity and gas on your mobile understandable and easy. Compare plans, get an estimated cost of your bill and sign up using the mobile tool anywhere, anytime.

 

Sky - OneCentralPark - Fraser Propertiesand Sekisui House / Frost* Design

Sales Force

- Winner

The Sky-OneCentralPark app introduces you to the iconic Sky residential tower that will rise above Central Park in Sydney, Australia. You can "Take to the Sky' and interact with 360° panoramas of selected apartments, experience the horizon to horizon view of Sydney that the apartments will enjoy, explore different floor plans and interior fittings. The "Sky is the Limit" is your introduction to the tower with videos and interviews with Jean Nouvel, the architect behind this iconic building, discussing his work.

 

REA Group Sales Presenter - REA Group

Sales Force

Finalist

iPads are the hottest new toy for digital organisations, while professional, risk free presentations that deliver a compelling value story are the goal of every sales management team. Integrated with key sales tools, REA Group's Sales Presenter iPad app makes it easy for account managers across all business units to create a customised client presentation in minutes. The Sales Presenter includes the ability to monitor usage to assess relevance of message, email relevant slides post-meeting to a customer, and personalise the presentation with the client’s logo. REA Group’s sales presenter app has improved the quality of customer conversations and relationships.

 

AsdeqDocs - AsdeqDocs

Sales Force

Finalist

Enterprises need their files and documents to be available to employees on tablets, smartphones and laptops, retaining a single point of truth for the original document and without comprising security or using external consumer cloud services, while at the same time enhancing mobile employee productivity and collaboration. AsdeqDocs is a powerful solution that drives mobile productivity and collaboration because it integrates with existing IT systems and maintains enterprise control, so no one needs to change the way they work as their documents are automatically synchronized across their devices.

 

Bet Your Balls - A Sports Game for Sports Fans. - Bet Your Balls Pty Ltd

Sport

Finalist

Know sport? Then Put Up or Shut Up. Challenge yourself, bet against friends & prove who's the best with some fist pumping fun! A sports game for sports fans.

 

HeartFan - Melbourne Heart Football Club Headhunter - Yianni Software & Core Form

Sport

Finalist

Designed to engage existing Melbourne Heart FC members by providing incentives and easy means to sign up new members, as well as getting fans involved in the lead up to, during and after each game.

 

NRL Live - Telstra Corporation Limited / Outware Mobile

Sport

- Winner

NRL Live 2013 by Telstra is the official iPhone and iPad App of the National Rugby League, available to customers of any Australian mobile network. This App is packed full of features to keep you connected to the greatest game of all on your iPhone, iPad and Android phone.

 

Racing Network - Telstra Corporation Limited / Outware Mobile

Sport

Finalist

The Racing Network app provides Australian racing followers with live footage and form guides anywhere they go. Available on iPhone, iPad and Android phone, the app enhances the racing experience by providing up to date information, video replays, photo finishes, betting tips, latest news and detailed horse, jockey and trainer information.

 

Hot Shots Galaxy - Tennis Australia / Millipede Creative Development

Sport

Finalist

Take control of your player as you serve, rally and smash your way through three magical and challenging worlds. Execute devastating power moves, avoid random environmental hazards and challenge your friends to beat your score!

 

Offspring: Moving in - Channel Ten / The Project Factory

Television/Movies

Finalist

A mystery newcomer to Offspring tells the story of their arrival in Melbourne and into the social complexities of St Francis Hospital. The story is told through the diary she keeps on her phone and includes exclusive video, nine minigames, competitions, and the behind the scenes about what's inside her mind as she joins the world of Offspring.

 

How to Start a Revolution - The Project Factory

Television/Movies

- Winner

We all love documentaries, but we wanted to make this linear experience interactive and even more engaging. Documentary makers have reams of research underpinning their story that never sees the light of day - we wanted to let this content shine. How to Start a Revolution provides the full doco along with background content, source material, biographies and even maps – all appearing at the right moment. This additional content is available in a dedicated area and includes four free books. The underlying theme of the film is supported by Revolution Monitor which provides live tweets from the revolution hotspots.

 

Aboriginal Sydney: a guide to important places of the past and present - Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies

Travel Guides

Finalist

Discover the history & culture of Aboriginal Sydney with these self-guided, audio-supported tours, up-to-date GPS maps with easy to follow directions. You can search by region, theme or nearest to you, allowing you to plan visits by interest, available time, or distance. Aboriginal actor, writer and director, Billy McPherson, provides a context-rich narration to the sites.

 

Old Great North Road Smartphone App - Parks & Wildlife NSW / SHP (Sue Hodges Productions Pty Ltd)

Travel Guides

Finalist

The Old Great North Road (OGNR) App is Australia's first heritage-based App to use video to explain the stories of an historically significant place. The app uses location-based short videos to engage visitors with the Old Great North Road World Heritage Site, one of 11 convict sites listed as a combined site in 2011 by the World Heritage Convention. The App personalises the Road's history by combining virtual tours with dramatised versions of the OGNR's history, while also also provides standard Park information.

 

South Australian Tourism Commission Mobile website - South Australian Tourism Commission / Deloitte Digital

Travel Guides

- Winner

The South Australian Tourism Commission engaged Deloitte to create a mobile version of their Consumer website which took in to consideration how people engage with different technology in the travel cycle. The travel cycle looks at the phases of look->plan->book->share and so using the insights from our research of desktop vs tablet vs smartphone usage we set out to create a mobile version of the southaustralia.com website which focused on visitors who are already in market and looking to discover more about what’s on around them.

 

Qantas Magazine - Qantas / Bauer Media

Travel Guides

Finalist

Access the most beautiful travel guides and articles on the go! In response to numerous requests for subscriptions to award-winning Qantas The Australian Way magazine, our interactive iPad app allows us to address this demand and extend free copies to people who aren’t flying. Watch the amazing stories come to life and save all your favourite articles in your own custom collections in the app - much like a pinterest board!

 

Booking.com Mobile Applications - Booking.com

Travel operators & Booking Apps

Finalist

It’s no surprise that mobile devices are taking the online accommodation market by storm with a spectacular increase in the number of customers using mobile devices to book accommodation. Booking.com’s applications for iPhone, iPad, Android and Windows 8 devices allow travellers to find the perfect place to stay wherever they want, whenever they need it. Booking.com is the world’s largest online accommodation reservation site and continues to work hard to ensure that users have access to the same seamless experience from booking to check out and beyond, across all Booking.com channels.

 

Hotels 4D - Melon Inc

Travel operators & Booking Apps

- Winner

Hotels 4D has a fresh and simple approach to hotel discovery. The focus is finding the right hotel at the location most convenient for you. The magic happens on an interactive map through quick search and live results filtering. Available for Android, iOS, Windows Phone and as a website, Hotels 4D offers a hotel database of over 350,000 hotels worldwide that keeps growing. Our goal is to create a home for all hotels in the world. Top app in its category for Windows Phone!

 

Geddup - Geddup Pty Ltd

Utilities

- Winner

Geddup will help manage the communication clutter in our lives. It’s a platform to simplify the way we engage with organisations – making them more accessible, more responsive and more integrated with our technologies. It can be used by schools and sporting clubs, dentists and doctors, councils and utilities, hairdressers and personal trainers. In fact any organisation in your community. Geddup will get you organised.

 

Travel Safe App - Local Knowledge Applications / Fuse Mobile

Utilities

- Winner

Travel Safe helps you make emergency calls and texts anywhere in the world, lightning fast. Using location-sensitive emergency service databases, it connects you to the help you need, right when you need it. Travel Safe only takes a few minutes to set up your permanent safety information, and then prefills the rest based on your location, and our extensive database of national and international emergency service details. After that, your information stays safe and ready for if you need it. That’s it; just enter your details once, and go about your life.

 

Optus Recharge Now App - Prepaid Services (A Division of Optus) / Emagine International

Utilities

Finalist

The Recharge Now App is a fast and easy alternative to traditional account recharge options for Optus prepaid customers. Recharge Now removes the need to find a store, dial-in and enter long sequences of numbers in order to topup. You can easily check your balance and choose from available topup options. By uniquely allowing customers to recharge up to five separate prepaid services, parents and mobile broadband users can easily manage their spend on multiple devices. Emagine's User-First approach to design and integration has ensured consistently high ratings (4 stars) in the Apple and Android App stores.