Google officially announced the winners of Android Developer Challenge. Out of 50 teams of finalists, 10 teams received a $275,000 award each and 10 teams received a $100,000 award each. Congratulations to everyone.
$275,000 Award Recipients
Konrad Huebner, Henning Boeger
Ever been looking for a cab? cab4me is the answer. Anywhere. Anytime.
Shop smarter using your phone. Compare prices, read reviews, and connect with local stores.
Jeff Kao, Gary Pong, Robert Lam, Taneem Talukdar
Ecorio automatically tracks your mobile carbon footprint, suggests transit and carpooling alternatives and lets you stay carbon neutral by offsetting your trips easily.
Scan a product’s barcode with your phone’s camera and view all the best prices online and at nearby, local stores.
Chris Hulls, Dilpreet Singh, Luis Carvalho, Phuong Nguyen, Steve Potell
From major natural disasters to little things like your child wandering away at the mall, there is a lot you might worry about. Life360 can help.
Carter Jernigan, Clare Bayley, Jasper Lin, Christina Wright
Locale is an advanced settings manager that automatically changes your phone’s settings based on conditions, such as location.
Easy to use image editor that enables you to quickly personalize your pictures and share them with friends or photo sites.
Staffan Kjellberg, Thomas Kjellberg
Turn your workout into a thrilling race and challenge the world in real time.
TuneWiki Social Media Player, is an advanced player, featuring synchronized lyrics for audio or video, translation, music maps and a social network.
Kelvin Cheung,Teresa Ko, Peter Ree, Robert Sarvis, Douglas Young
The mobile application nightlifers have been waiting for. Find the hottest parties in town and connect with friends and others all night long.
$100,000 Award Recipients
BreadCrumbz offers a unique approach to navigation. What sets it apart is its focus on picture-based navigation and user-created navigation content.
Mary Ann Cotter, Muthu Ramadoss
Inspiration for novices and chefs alike, Cooking Capsules puts a fresh, elegant and portable new way to cook in the palm of your hand.
Maverick is a multimedia enabled, Google Talk compatible instant messenger and a Google Blogger publishing tool which runs on the Android Platform.
Yin Wang, Tao Jin
A location-based information exchange and sharing application, allowing people to collect and distribute various geo-related information through mobile phones.
PhoneBook 2.0 is a secure, contextual and social address book. Ideally suited for teenagers willing to share their mood and location, it also helps business people to keep their contacts secure and up-to-date.
Christophe Petit, Sébastien Petit
Piggyback is a revolutionary real-time carpooling application for mobile phones that helps you save time and money while reducing your carbon footprint.
Anthony Stevens, Rosie Pongracz
Pocket Journey turns your mobile phone into a personal tour guide by connecting you to location-specific multimedia created by a community of the most professional tour guides and storytellers worldwide.
Have fun with music. Play music based games and make music with your phone using a range of virtual musical instruments.
ShareYourBoard is an Android application for capturing, processing and sharing whiteboard data.
José Augusto Ferrarini
Teradeks is an application for Virtual Storage and Remote File Access allowing companies and individuals to keep their files in the cloud, accessible from anywhere.
Mr. Che, Mr. Happy C.
B4E focuses on information broadcasting and online transactions, creating value for the society and individuals.
Sergey Gritsyuk, Dmitri Shipilov
Beetaun is a social network application for everyone wishing to share and explore interesting and extraordinary places and routes in the city they visit or live in.
José Luis Huertas Fernández
Biometric authentication system and security platform that performs user identification based on something that user is, rather than something that the user knows or owns.
PoroCity Media and Virtual Logic Systems
City Slikkers is a Pervasive Game which takes place in the real-existing city. It is designed to connect a large number of players through-out the city and lets them organize the city’s metaphorical recapture.
Alex Pisarev, Andrey Tapekha
Commandro is a universal map-centric application, allowing users to set up and share activities, places, and map-markers with others, set alerts, and send invitations.
Daniel Johansson, Aramis Waernbaum, Andreas Hedin
Play your music in style and listen to thousands of streaming radio stations. Personalize your music collection, and your music player as well!
Dyno is an application used to evaluate vehicle performance on the road.
e‐ventr is your personal event organizer and friendship scout for your mobile.
Em-Radar keeps you informed of severe weather and emergencies near your location. Its Em-Beacon feature helps you stay connected to your family and friends in an emergency.
Fingerpaint is a collaborative drawing application. Draw by yourself, or together with friends – anywhere in the world.
Navee Technologies LLC
Free location-based services helping family to navigate safety risks in daily living through real-time and risk-preventing measures against crimes, environmental health hazards and distressing emergencies.
Provides support to all real time necessities of a golf player during a game.
Klaus ten Hagen, Marko Modsching, Christian Klinger, Rene Scholze
Discover a destination individually by a multimedial gWalk tour that is fully based on personal preferences including interests, available time and position.
Weathertop Consulting, LLC
iMap Mobile™ builds on WDT’s iMap Weather™ multimedia weather platform to provide radar images, lightning strikes, conditions and forecasts at your location and locations you choose.
IMEasy is an IM based application designed particularly for touch screen mobile users.
JOYity is a platform for next generation mobile entertainment applications and provides a pioneering mixture of real-life adventure games, geocaching and intensive social networking activities.
Gregory Moore, Aaron O’Brien, Jawad Akhtar
Be aware of your surroundings and the location of your friends and family. Take control of your social life. LifeAware™ – Where is Your Life?
Publish in private, to your peer network or to the world, geolocalized rich messages. Broadcast personal information feeds on the move using the Marvin Services.
mobeedo aims to become a comprehensive and uniform system for providing, consuming, and recording all kinds of information relevant in mobile everyday life.
Manages photographs and information about the fashion items you own, and coordinates and records your daily outfits.
RouteMe2 Technologies Inc.
PedNav is a location-aware day planner that allows you to create an itinerary and can suggest public transit routes as well as provide walking directions.
SafetyNet is an automated alert system that combines the concept of social networking along with the latest mobile technologies to help protect our loved ones.
ShapeWriter is an innovative, easy, fast and fun method of entering text into touch screen mobile phones. One can write an entire word with a single gesture.
Tommy Ng, Ben Hui
Stay on top of your social life with SocialMonster and start organizing personal events with all your contacts in your handset’s phonebook.
Andreas Ipp, Keith Sturch, Friedger Müffke and Ronan Schwarz
SplashPlay provides an easier method to learn, create and share music. Quickly learn guitar chords to your favorite songs and share creations with others.
Sustain is a utility that helps its users naturally and fluidly communicate with their contacts.
Service featuring location-based personal reminders and geo-specific notes for others. Also provides for the receipt of special, targeted discounts and offers from nearby businesses.
|The Weather Channel for Android
The Weather Channel Interactive Inc.
The Weather Channel for Android is a fully customizable weather application catering to both weekend planners and serious weather enthusiasts alike.
TokPlay provides the opportunity of talking to friends, family and others using video and voice messages, bringing a human touch back to communication.
Wikitude is a mobile travel guide based on location-based Wikipedia content. Points of interest can be viewed in a map, list, or a cam view.