July 14, 2011 12:00 ET

Onavo Wins Best Consumer App at Prestigious MobileBeat Conference

World Leaders in Mobile Declare Onavo 'Must Have' App

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 14, 2011) - Onavo, the mobile data saving experts, won the 2011 MobileBeat StartUp competition, awarded last night in San Francisco. Known as the Tesla Award, the competition was judged by mobile industry leaders, including representatives from Silicon Valley VCs as well as mobile operators Verizon and AT&T.

Onavo's unique iPhone app puts iPhone and iPad users in control of their mobile data usage. Using compression, simple reports and basic tools, Onavo helps smartphone users get the most out of their data plan, without complication or effort.

Guy Rosen, Onavo co-founder and CEO: "The world is addicted to mobile data and Onavo is the only solution that actively manages that addiction by putting consumers in control. There is so much confusion and complexity around mobile data, Onavo makes it simple."

"Industry recognition such as this is fantastic, but what really excites us is the fact we are saving people millions of megabytes of data usage and keeping their costs down. We set up Onavo to help everyday smartphone and tablet users get the most from their phone without worrying about how much data they are using, and we are pleased that leaders in the mobile industry are as excited about this as we are."

The free, multi-award winning Onavo app is available to download for iPhone and iPad from iTunes.

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