About the New Media Institute
The New Media Institute (NMI) is a research and fact finding organization whose mission is to improve public understanding of issues surrounding the Internet and other forms of digital communications.
NMI works directly with the news media, researchers, academics, government and industry professionals and serves as a primary resource of facts, statistics and analysis.
For more than 10 years, NMI has hosted annual awards recognizing outstanding achievements in new media communications. The annual Download Awards is NMI's primary awards program that honors the great achievements of mobile applications.