NQ Mobile™ Earns Honors from National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA)
for Award-Winning NQ Family Guardian™ App
Family security app garners fifth award since launch in September
DALLAS and BEIJING, May 1, 2013
DALLAS and BEIJING, May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- NQ Mobile™ (NYSE: NQ), a
leading global provider of mobile Internet services, today announced that NQ
Family Guardian has been awarded with honors from the 2013 NAPPA Parenting
Resources competition, winning in the "Gadgets 'n' Gear" category. NAPPA's
panel of independent, expert judges and parent testers evaluated hundreds of
submissions for their innovation, safety, quality and the degree to which they
make parenting easier.
"As the premier global provider of mobile security solutions, we are pleased
that NQ Family Guardian has earned a seal of approval from NAPPA," said
Victoria Repice, Senior Director, Product Management, NQ Mobile. "As mobile
devices continue to replace our connected devices, safety for families and
individuals becomes even more important, and NQ Family Guardian allows parents
to effectively manage their kids' mobile usage, while also ensuring that their
mobile experience is both safe and fun."
Launched in September 2012, NQ Family Guardian is a unique suite of services
for safety and monitoring which is comprised of a mobile app that is
downloaded and installed on a child's smartphone along with a web-based
control center that is accessible by a parent or guardian from any desktop or
mobile browser. The app is currently available for Android devices, while the
control center is compatible with any web browser.
"Parents look to NAPPA for the best products available for their families, and
for that reason, we don't take the task of vetting each submission lightly,"
says Julie Kertes, NAPPA General Manager. "NQ Family Guardian provides peace
of mind for parents as they teach their children phone responsibility and
safety, and through our judging process, we are proud to announce it as a
superior, reliable and innovative product worthy of the NAPPA seal of
In addition to NAPPA honors, NQ Family Guardian has earned:
oParent Tested Parent Approved (PTPA) seal of approval.
oTop 25 app at the CES Mobile Apps Showdown
oSemi-finalist in the 2013 Edison Awards
oFinalist in the "Mobile Apps- Productivity, Utility & Public Safety"
category of CTIA's annual Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards competition.
(Winners to be announced May 22, 2013)
NQ Family Guardian is available for download on Google Play and at select
wireless retail dealers nationwide.
For a complete list of all 2013 NAPPA Parenting Resources winners and more
information about the competition, visit www.NAPPAawards.com.
About NQ Mobile
NQ Mobile Inc. (NYSE:NQ) is a leading global provider of mobile Internet
services. NQ Mobile is a mobile security pioneer with proven competency to
acquire, engage, and monetize customers globally. NQ Mobile's portfolio
includes mobile security and mobile games & advertising for the consumer
market and consulting, mobile platforms and mobility services for the
enterprise market. As of December 31, 2012, NQ Mobile maintains a large,
global user base of 283 million registered user accounts and 98 million
monthly active user accounts through its consumer mobile security business, 65
million registered user accounts and 13 million monthly active user accounts
through its mobile games & advertising business and over 1,200 enterprise
customers. NQ Mobile maintains dual headquarters in Dallas, Texas, USA and
Beijing, China. For more information on NQ Mobile, please
For more than 20 years, the National Parenting Publications Awards (NAPPA) has
been the go-to resource for the best products for families. NAPPA's team of
independent, expert judges, along with family and child testers, select the
most innovative and enduring products to be NAPPA Gold, Silver and Honors
winners in two annual competitions—Children's Products and Parenting
Resources. For more information, visit www.NAPPAawards.com.
About Epstein Custom Media
Epstein Custom Media is a leading publisher of print and electronic resources
for families, and the hosting company of the National Parenting Publications
Awards. Headquartered in Los Angeles, Epstein Custom Media is committed to
producing compelling content and comprehensive resources on topics that are
most important to families, including health, education, music, arts and
community involvement. The independently owned company recently launched a
publication exclusively devoted to children with special needs.
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