LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., 15 November 2016 — IEEE Computer Society’s IEEE Security & Privacy magazine and the myComputer mobile app have been announced as winners in the 2016 Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Awards.
For more than 20 years, the Eddie & Ozzie Awards have recognized excellence in magazine editorial and design across all sectors of the industry. A panel of more than 300 judges narrowed 2,800 entries into a pool of roughly 1,000 finalists. In total, over 250 awards were given out across 33 categories. The awards are broken into four main categories: Eddies and Eddies Digital for the best in print and digital editorial, and Ozzies and Ozzies Digital for the best in magazine and website design.
The following are the two winners and one finalist for the 2016 Folio: Eddie & Ozzie awards:
- myComputer mobile app, winner of App/Digital Edition; Association/Non-Profit – App/Digital Edition (Eddies Digital)
The myComputer app, which revolutionizes the way tech knowledge and information is delivered, researches and gathers leading-edge articles and information from all 13 of the IEEE Computer Society’s peer-reviewed magazines, categorizes that information into the top technical topics, and delivers it directly to the app. Subscribers select their topics of interest and the app provides their information to them on demand. It’s top-quality, peer-reviewed information personalized for each subscriber, eliminating the need for tedious research.
- IEEE Security & Privacy, winner of Standalone Digital Magazine; Association/Non-Profit (B-to-B) – Standalone Digital Magazine – less than 6 issues (Eddies Digital)
IEEE Security & Privacy magazine, a leading publication in the security technology industry, offers peer-reviewed articles and research on the most critical cybersecurity technologies and topics impacting the world. It provides articles with both a practical and research bent by the top thinkers in the field along with case studies, tutorials, columns, and in-depth interviews and podcasts for the information security industry.
- Computer, finalist of Standalone Digital Magazine; Association/Non-Profit (B-to-B) – Standalone Digital Magazine – 6 or more issues (Eddies Digital)
Computer, the IEEE Computer Society’s flagship publication, explores new cutting-edge technologies, discoveries, and innovations. With readership that includes over 100,000 technology professionals, it covers all aspects of computer science, computer engineering, computing technology, and applications. For more than 40 years, developers, researchers, and managers have relied on Computer for timely, peer-reviewed information about research, trends, best practices, and changes in the profession. Offering feature-rich multimedia – including videos, podcasts, and additional web content – the extraordinary reputation and popularity of Computer magazine make it a sought-after source of peer-reviewed publications for researchers and technologists.
Awards are profiled in Folio: Magazine and on Foliomag.com. The Eddie & Ozzie Awards program is presented by Folio:, the leading publication serving the entire magazine media industry. For more information, visit www.foliomag.com.