SOURCE: NutshellMail


November 24, 2009 12:39 ET

NutshellMail Named a Finalist in Ning Appathon Competition

Nomination Highlights Innovation in Best Ported Apps Category

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - November 24, 2009) - NutshellMail, the social networking tool which allows users to monitor and manage their social Web lives via email, announced today that it has been named a Ning Appathon Competition finalist in the Best Ported Apps category. Judged by a panel of industry experts, the competition recognizes the top innovators and leaders in developing original and ported applications for the Ning Platform.

NutshellMail combines, customizes and aggregates all the most popular social networking sites into a single social Web command center, via your email inbox. And, it's the only social networking management tool that doesn't require users to download another application, desktop client or log-in account email.

"NutshellMail is the only social networking management tool that combines the best of the social Web with the original killer app: email -- we're thrilled to have been named as a finalist among such strong competition," said Mark Schmulen, co-founder of NutshellMail. "Simplifying social networking for millions of users is our main vision and it's an honor to be recognized for it."

Submissions for the weeklong competition were judged by Wired Editor-in-chief and DIY Drones Network Creator Chris Anderson, Ning Chairman and Co-founder Marc Andreessen, and blogger and Managing Director of building43 Robert Scoble. The competition began on Nov. 5 with all submissions due on Nov. 12, and entrants were judged on creativity, usability, how well they integrate with Ning Networks, viral features, and usefulness.

For more information and the full list of honorees, please visit:

About NutshellMail: is a social networking management tool that combines the best of the social Web with the original killer app: email. NutshellMail lets you organize, customize, monitor and manage all your most-visited social networks (Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, LinkedIn, etc.) and email accounts from an interactive email dashboard delivered at regular intervals you choose yourself. Learn more at:

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