Winners of Best App Ever Awards 2009

Tonight 148 Apps announced the winners of their Best App Ever contest.  There were 27,000 initial nominees from which they selected 560 finalists. Voting was held during January with over 300,000 votes cast. Awards were given in 56 categories.

And the winner of The of the Best App Ever award goes to...the envelope please... Pocket God by Bolt Creative.

Winners in some of the other catagories were:
Most Innovative App- Tweetie 2 by atebits
Most Useful App- Instapaper Pro by Marco Arment
Best Productivity App- Dropbox by Dropbox
Best Productivity Killer- Canabalt by Semi Secret Software
Most Creative Use of iPhone Hardware- Sonar Ruler by Laan Labs
Best Educational App- iStudiez Pro by Andriy Kachalo & Michael Balashoff
Best Navigation App- MobileNavigator North America by NAVIGON AG
Best News App- NPR News by NPR
Best Photography App- QuadCamera-MultiShot by Art & Mobile
Best Augmented Reality App- Pandemica by XMG Studios Inc.
Most Innovative Game- Eliss by Steph Thirion
Best Simulation Game- Real Racing by Firemint

For the full list of all catagory winners including those that came in 2nd and 3rd place head on over to

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