Created Using Autodesk LocationLogic, Proxpro Wins Social Networking Award
SAN RAFAEL, Calif., April 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Autodesk, Inc.
(Nasdaq: ADSK) congratulates all finalists and winners of the 2005/2006 NAVTEQ
Global LBS Challenge Awards. Several of the nominees used Autodesk's Location
Services solutions to realize their award-winning application ideas, including
Social Networking category winner Proxpro. Winners were announced last week
during CTIA WIRELESS 2006 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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The NAVTEQ Global LBS Challenge (http://www.lbschallenge.com/ ) is a
location based services (LBS) application development contest held in
conjunction with CTIA Wireless. Awards acknowledge excellence in the
development of location enhanced services in categories such as: Business
Applications, Entertainment & Leisure, Navigation & Traffic, and Social
Networking. The awards ceremony, produced by NAVTEQ, celebrates creative
achievements in Location Based Services as recognized by a panel of industry
Winner using Autodesk LocationLogic platform:
* Proxpro from Proxpro, Social Networking category
Finalists using Autodesk LocationLogic platform:
* Jewel Chaser from TikGames, Entertainment & Leisure category
* Socialight from Kamida, Social Networking category
Autodesk, Inc. is wholly focused on ensuring that great ideas are turned
into reality. With seven million users, Autodesk is the world's leading
software and services company for the manufacturing, building, infrastructure,
media and entertainment and wireless data services fields. Autodesk's
solutions help customers create, manage and share their data and digital
assets more effectively. As a result, customers turn ideas into competitive
advantage by becoming more productive, streamlining project efficiency and
Founded in 1982, Autodesk is headquartered in San Rafael, California. For
additional information about Autodesk, please visit www.autodesk.com.
NOTE: Autodesk and LocationLogic are registered trademarks or trademarks
of Autodesk, Inc., in the USA and/or other countries. All other brand names,
product names or trademarks belong to their respective holders.
Contact: Kathryn Rose, 415-507-4707
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