NPR for iPad Announced as People’s Voice Winner at Webby Awards

The Webby Awards, presented by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences, honor excellence in Websites, Interactive Advertising & Media, Online Film & Video, and Mobile & App categories. The Webby Awards presents two honors in each category – The Webby Award and The Webby People’s Voice Award.

The 1000-member Academy of industry experts selects five nominees for each category and ultimately decides on the winner of the Webby Award. However, the People’s Voice Award is voted on by people like you, the community of end users, to select the best in each category.

NPR for iPad was announced as the People’s Voice Winner for the News on a Handheld Devicecategory. NPR received a total of nine nominations and was selected as an honoree in one additional category. Congratulations again to our partners and friends at NPR!

Bottle Rocket is also delighted to share in the excitement with 106 & ParkThe Civil War Today, The X Factor, and NPR Music, as they were all nominees at this year Webby Awards as well. That is a total of five Bottle Rocket apps nominated and honored this year!

To learn more about the Webby Awards and see a full list of nominees and winners, click here.