The Best of Swiss App Award honors the best apps in different categories with prices. This year, the jury awarded four of our projects with six awards. In addition, we have reached rank 4 among the best app developers. The Best of Swiss Apps ranking includes all the points collected by the app suppliers at the 2013 to 2016 awards.
VisecaOne, developed by us and Nothing Interactive, makes the users’ digital live easier. With the free digital service and the VisecaOne app, the users have access to all the important information about their credit cards at all times. They are able to manage card details such as insurance benefits, their personal preferences or check the current spending in real-time. In addition, online payments requesting the 3-D Secure standard can easily be checked and then confirmed via app or sms code.
Learning new and interesting facts about geology, nature and culture of the world heritage region Sardona accompanied by the app: The Sardona app - ALE «Augmented Learning Experience» - connects learning of facts that are usually difficult to learn with the latest technological and academic methods. The user experiences, for example, virtual 360° round tours offering insights into the past or future on the spot. This is a completely new merging of virtual and pure reality.
Real digital transformation in the travel industry: the travel brochure is being replaced and digitized, and using the latest technologies, even augmented. LiveGuide is the multimedia travel companion for the journey between Lucerne and Interlaken. Travelers receive interesting facts about the route and sightseeing highlights directly on their smart device. On the map they can see where they are, when the next highlight is coming up and they never miss anything thanks to the notifications. Every traveler enjoys interesting facts about the most beautiful points of the journey in their own language and without having to pay any roaming costs. The view out of the cockpit ensures a special experience.
The first digital public transport travel card in Switzerland: with the U-Abo app the travelers can easily buy, validate and extend their travel card for Basel – everything with their smartphone. BLT, BVB, Orca Services and Nothing Interactive implemented the first digital travel card in Switzerland together with us.
Our live voting platform DirectPoll was used again this year to determine the best app of the year.