Handango Announces Software Award Winners

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Handango, one of the largest sellers of handheld software, has announced the winners of its People’s Choice awards. These were designed to honor applications that the users feel are the best available.

Over the course of several months, Handango customers cast their votes for their favorite Palm OS, Pocket PC, Symbian OS, and J2ME applications.

“The People’s Choice awards give our customers the opportunity to recognize their favorite applications,” said Laura Rippy, chief executive officer of Handango. “With thousands of votes cast, our winners certainly deserve the recognition they are receiving. I congratulate all the finalists and winning application developers for their hard work and their ability to create stellar software that customers obviously love.”

The winners in each category were:

Palm OS

  • Best Business Solution – 2xCalc by Laura Watts
  • Best Education Solution – DictionaryToGo by LearningToGo
  • Best Game – Bejeweled by Astraware
  • Best Healthcare Solution – Diet & Exercise Assistant by Keyoe, Inc.
  • Best Lifestyle Application – PDAbs – Fitness and Workout Tracker by Acrocat Software
  • Best Productivity Application – DateBk5 by Pimlico Software
  • Best Use of Wireless – AOL by America Online, Inc.

Pocket PC

  • Best Business Solution – EzWap by EZOS
  • Best Education Solution – DictionaryToGo by LearningToGo
  • Best Game – Snails by Futech Ltd.
  • Best Healthcare Solution – SmokerStop by F & I Systems Inc.
  • Best Lifestyle Application – MySportTraining by Expos? Corp.
  • Best Productivity Application – Agenda Fusion by Developer One, Inc.
  • Best Use of Wireless – Journal Bar by Omega One Software LLC

Symbian OS

  • Best Business Solution – Mastersoft Money by Mastersoft Mobile Solutions
  • Best Education Solution – RepliGo by Cerience Corporation
  • Best Game – Championship Hearts Card Game by DreamQuest Software
  • Best Healthcare Solution – MobiMedic – First Aid by Dynamo Computing Solutions
  • Best Lifestyle Application – WorldMate by MobiMate
  • Best Productivity Application – Tracker by Symbianware
  • Best Use of Wireless – WebViewer by Reqwireless, Inc.


  • Best Business Solution – EzMoney by IntelliArt
  • Best Education Solution – LangToLang English French Dictionary & Word Game by Ascendo
  • Best Game – Stuntman EPISODE 1 by Atari
  • Best Healthcare Solution – HealthCare by Trinity Solutions USA, Inc.
  • Best Lifestyle Application – WebViewer by Reqwireless, Inc.
  • Best Productivity Application – Reqwireless Value Bundle by Reqwireless, Inc.
  • Best Use of Wireless – BlinkNews by Brainspeed, Inc.

A complete list of winners and runner-ups is available on Handango’s web site.

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