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Software2 announced winner of EdTech Cool Tool Award

EdTech digest have just announced the finalists for this year’s EdTech awards, and Software2 have been shortlisted for two incredible awards, and named winner of this year’s EdTech Cool Tool Award for Emerging Technology Solution, along with some of the top companies in the Education Technology sector.

The EdTech awards are split into 3 categories; Cool Tool Awards, Leadership Awards, and Trendsetter Awards, and Software2 were named finalists for the Cool Tool ‘Emerging Technology Solution’ and ‘Higher Education Solution’ along with some of the top companies in the Education Technology sector.

EdTech Digest are looking for the best innovators in Education Technology, and the finalists have been chosen based on their dedication, determination and enthusiasm for the industry and education. Software2 are pleased to be included in the final list alongside the other incredible finalists and to be announced as a winner.

Past winners include Blackboard, ClassLink, Coursera, Discovery Education, DreamBox Learning, Edmodo, Edthena, Flipgrid, Freshgrade, Promethean, Scholastic, Schoology, SMART Technologies, Smithsonian Learning Lab, and zSpace, among others.

Victor Rivero, the Editor-in-Chief for EdTech digest described our solution, AppsAnywhere, as,

"A with-the-times app store solely for education helping students, colleges and universities—and IT departments—access apps anytime, on any device, on or off campus taking full advantage of BYOD.”

Tony Austwick, CEO of Software2, said,

“We are incredibly happy with the results of this year’s EdTech Awards, and being named winner for ‘Emerging Technology Solution is the icing on the cake. We’re incredibly grateful to our amazing customers across the world and to the team for constantly improving on such an awesome product!”

Software2 are looking forward to continuing to grow AppsAnywhere over the next few months and we are honoured to be recognised for our hard work and commitment to our customers and the higher education sector.

To find out more about the awards programme and to see a full list of finalists, please visit

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