Mashable announces Open Web Award Winners

In perhaps the first open source web award contest by Mashable, the winners were announced on Friday. Here’s a list of the winners according to their site:

  • Mainstream and Large Social Networks: Netlog
  • Applications and Widgets:  Widgetbucks
  • Social News and Social Bookmarking: Digg
  • Social Search: Facebook
  • Sports and Fitness: SportMe
  • Photo Sharing: VOIS
  • Video Sharing: Kaltura
  • Start Pages: iGoogle
  • Places and Events: Myspace
  • Music: Pandora
  • Social Shopping: ZLiO
  • Mobile: Google Mobile

There are more listings here. Are you hooked in to some of the new sites out there that are making waves?

By Ken Yeung

Ken Yeung is a journalist fascinated with the tech industry and internet culture. He's currently Flipboard's Assistant Managing Editor, overseeing news curation in technology, science, gaming and health. In addition to his day job, Ken's the co-host of "The Created Economy" podcast, examining the Creator Economy. In a past life, he was a former reporter for VentureBeat and The Next Web, covering tech startups, the industry's innovations and funding.