DataWind has been named as the UK’s Most Innovative Mobile Company, winning the Smart UK project competition at Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona. The competition, which was run in association with UKTI, had attracted almost 80 entries. In today’s final judging, DataWind beat blippar, P2i and QRpedia to the prize.
Co-founded by Suneet Singh Tuli, DataWind aims to make computer technology available to people around the world, including some of the poorest. It’s recently been hitting the headlines with its plans for a low-priced tablet device.