Amar MP shortlisted in ‘mBillionth Awards 2017’
AmarMP.com secured its place among 65 other websites in the short list of ‘mBillionth Awards 2017’. 294 websites from South Asia applied to the award to participate. Sushanta Das Gupta, Social Media Consultant of amarMP.com confirmed the achievement and said the list has been selected considering the participation of government and citizens. On August 4, the awardees websites of ‘mBillionth Awards 2017’ will be declared in a gala event to be held at New Delhi. amarMP.com, is an initiative to connect 300 general Parliamentarians and 50 reserved female Parliamentarians directly with the citizens where they have their scope to ask their MPs and the MPs getting back with the citizens with answers. Read more
Share market analysis mobile app from Nepal bags South Asian award
Nepali Paisa, an Android mobile application about share market analysis, has won the mBillionth Award under the Media and Entertainment category.
The award is established by Digital Empowerment Foundation based in India for promotion of mobile communication technologies in the South Asia region.
The award ceremony was held in New Delhi of India on Friday, August 4.
Source Code, a Nepali IT firm that developed the app, says 65 finalists were shortlisted under 10 categories from 294 applications from across the South Asia for the eighth edition of award this year.
NDL India wins the mBillionth South Asia Award 2017
Kharagpur, Aug 6 (IANS) The National Digital Library of India’s Android mobile app ‘NDL India’ has been declared the winner of mBillionth South Asia Award 2017 along with BYJU and WorldReader in “Learning and Education” category, according to information received here. The mBillionth Award South Asia is given as a recognition of excellence in mobile innovations for development. This year it was given in 10 categories. The IIT Kharagpur-led NDL India is a single window integration over existing digital repositories with content in several Indian and foreign languages. “It is a movement to reach out to people at every corner of the country with educational contents of not just books, papers or theses but with class lectures, audio books and lectures, tutorials, assignments and solutions, simulations, animations, data sets, etc. through a single window access,” an IIT Kharagpur release said.Read more