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 stories of the tech industry and internet culture. He's currently the Technology Editor at Flipboard, where he observes what's happening in the space while also identifying new topics of interest. In addition, he co-hosts the weekly internet show "The Created Economy," which focuses on what's happening to creators and influencers. Previously, he was a reporter for VentureBeat and The Next Web, covering tech startups, the industry's innovations and funding. Ken also has a newsletter you should also subscribe to called "Filed."