Archive for ‘awards’ Category


Nominate Nimbuzz for the About.com Awards!

January 11th, 2011

Hello guys and girls! We are back and we hope that you had a great start in 2011 :D !

We are ambitious this year and as our first challenge we want to win the the 2011 Readers’ Choice Awards on About.com. For that we would need your help.

All you have to do is click here , fill in your name and email address and write Nimbuzz wherever you think we deserve to be nominated! Best IM client overall would be a great place to start :P .

Nominations will be accepted from Jan. 13 to Feb. 4 at 11:59 p.m. EST.

Winners will be announced March 15.

Nominate Nimbuzz for #Crunchies 2010

December 7th, 2010

Yes, there is another award out there for us and again we need 4 seconds of your time to help us  win :D .

This time we are competing for the Best Mobile Application of 2010 and every single nomination is welcome. 

Here is what you can do:

  1. Ckick here
  2. Click Nominate (next to the text field)

The Crunchies Awards celebrate the best technology achievements of 2010. This year the event it will be co-hosted by  GigaOm and VentureBeat once again.

The Crunchies will be held on January 21, 2011 at a new venue, the landmark Palace of Fine Arts Complex. The awards ceremony will begin at 7:30 pm at the Palace of Fine Arts Theater with the After Party to follow at the Exploratorium until 11:30 pm. Tickets will be released in batches starting December 15.  Keep an eye on TechCrunch as they sell out quickly.

PS: Please tell you friends too on Facebook or Twitter. Much appreciated ;)

Nominate Nimbuzz for the #MashableAwards

October 4th, 2010

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Thanks to your continued support and trust Nimbuzz has won a lot of awards in the past! Now we need your vote once again , to help us win the : Best Mobile User Experience of the 2010 Mashable Awards.
Just follow these 3 simple steps:
1. Click on button below
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1. Signs in with your Twitter or Facebook account
2. Click “Nominate“
Voting ends on 29th of November. Please also tell your friends and family – the more the merrier
Thanks a lot everybody!!

Nimbuzz wins regional challenge for BlackBerry Super App!

October 1st, 2010

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Nimbuzz was selected a winner of the regional challenge for best BlackBerry apps in the first stage  of the 2010 BlackBerry Partners Fund Super Apps Developer Challenge! Yay !

After just a few days from receiving the prestigious Bully Award 2010,  for being a leading European technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) company, we have another award for our wall of  fame.

For this award  the jury selected up to 12 Regional Semi-Finalists in any Category from a pool of  hundreds of  European companies.

We are happy to be recognized as one of the best BlackBerry apps and we promise you that we will continue to improve the application so you will always enjoy the best chat experience on your BlackBerry mobile.

Next step is to compete in the Semifinals.

Wish us luck!

WINNER! Nimbuzz crowned Best Symbian App #getties

July 13th, 2010

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Now there is no more doubt that Nimbuzz is the best app for your Symbian mobile. This was proven before when Nimbuzz won Nokia’s “Must Have Social Networking app of the year” Ovi award and when OVI users voted us as their second favorite Nokia app .

Now we have yet another reason to celebrate. We just won the Best Symbian App at Gettie Awards 2010 !! Thanks for all your support guys!  Nimbuzz had to compete with 7,000 apps from more than 100 countries so this is quite an achievement!

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Nimbuzz invites you to the #Gettie Awards 2010!

July 8th, 2010

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As you already probably know, Nimbuzz is a finalist for Best Symbian App at the Getjar “Gettie Awards 2010!

The ceremony will take place at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco on Monday, July 12th at 7 PM, and we’d like to invite one of our loyal readers to come along with us to a night of food, beverages and mobile apps. It would be so much fun!

If you live in San Francisco and love Nimbuzz, then you automatically qualify to come with me (Daniel), and two more guests to receive this honorably award. Of course, if we get it. ;)

All you have to do is send me an email to torres at nimbuzz dot com with your name, email address, phone number, Nimbuzz ID, and the reason why you want to assist the event with us. That’s it!

You have until Saturday (12:00 am) to send your response, and I will be contacting the winner directly via email.

Share it with all your friends! And let’s have some fun!

Nimbuzz nominated for Best Symbian App Category #Getties

July 6th, 2010

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Great news everybody! Nimbuzz is a finalist for Best Symbian App at the Getjar “Gettie Awards 2010“. We are proud to be among the world’s best Symbian apps, especially since the finalists were picked from an overwhelming 7,000 nominations from more than 100 countries :) .

Organized by Getjar, the second biggest mobile app store, with over 1Billion downloadsand 74,774 apps and games available, in conjunction with the MobileBeat conference, the Getties is the mobile app world’s equivalent of the Oscars.

Nimbuzz is one of the most popular apps in the store and it continuously ranks among the 5 top mobile apps on GetJar next to Facebook, Google and Opera. This year, The Gettie Awards will take place in conjunction with the first evening of VentureBeat’s annual MobileBeat conference scheduled for July 12, 2010, 7 PM at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco, California and I will be present there if you want to meet us :D .

Thank you all for nominating Nimbuzz as your favorite mobile app!!

Nimbuzz finalist Social Media category for the Meffys 2010!

June 2nd, 2010

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Yes we can!

We are so happy that we wanted to let you know that Nimbuzz has been nominated for the 2010 Meffys – Mobile Entertainment Awards, in the Social Media category!

If you know one thing about Meffys, is that they recognize and honor the most influential mobile media players around the world. This year, they will be receiving entries covering 60+ countries which are judged by 45 journalists and analysts!

This is another great opportunity to thank everyone who has been supporting us through out all these years, as well to those who have joined the Nimbuzz experience during 2010! We are very happy that you are part of our community and team. ;)

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Nimbuzz recommended on CBS channel 5! (video)

May 11th, 2010

Nimbuzz is on the news!

We were featured on the San Francisco local channel news CBS 5, and you can check out the video here!

Sue Kwon a Consumer Watch reporter for CBS 5 Eyewitness News and host of Bay Sunday,  invited Patrick Mork the VP of Marketing at Getjar, and he picked Nimbuzz as one of his favorite apps. Yay!

“Nimbuzz is a great one, because it’s all about social networking” “And it’s free” Patrick explains.

We are very happy to be mentioned as a cool, helpful, and fun app, and we wanted to thank Patrick for putting us on his of popular app list along with FandangoQik, and jFog.

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Nimbuzz receives Editor’s Choice Award from Softonic.com!

May 5th, 2010

Yes! We just go the Softonic Editor’s Choice Award, and we are so happy that we want to share it with all of you out there!

Our iPhone version got chosen by James Thornton the editor for Softonic.com as the “Chat for free on your iPhoneapp. He describes Nimbuzz  as an application that helps you save a lot money and keep in touch with everyone!Install Nimbuzz on your phone, and you’ll be able to talk to people all over the World for free – at least in theory.” Thornton says.

James also commented about the user experience and interface. “Everything is presented in a very neat and clear way: contacts are ordered alphabetically and each has a different icon depending on which network they belong to.” he continues.

We really want to thank James for giving his honest feedback, and we will take his suggestions and improvements very seriously in order to make Nimbuzz better for our users!

Make sure you read his entire article here!

More about Softonic after the jump!

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