Adobe has announced the winners of the 2010 MAX Awards. The winners received their awards last night at MAX 2010 in Los Angeles in a ceremony hosted by actor William Shatner. Now in its eighth year, the MAX Awards is a global program highlighting innovative uses of the company's software and technologies for interactive design.

The top 18 entries across six categories were identified as finalists by a panel of Adobe judges and industry experts.

Here are the winners and finalists.

Advertising & Branding

Winner
The Secret Annex Online by Anne Frank House and LBi Amsterdam

Finalists
The Witchcraft Experiment by Powster LTD
Toyota Racing's Sponsafier website by Resn for Saatchi & Saatchi LA

Digital Publishing

Winner
The Complete National Geographic Updated by The National Geographic Society and Effective UI

Finalists
eDocker by PrePress Center
Vook.com by Vook

Enterprise/Government Rich Internet Application

Winner
Reuters Insider by Thomson Reuters

Finalists
ImageTrend Hospital Dashboard by Image Trend
SenseAwaresm powered by FedEx, produced by FedEx and Universal Mind

Entertainment

Winner
HBO Go by HBO

Finalists
The Land of Me by Made in Me and Less Rain
Tool Suite, Electrotank Universe Platform by Electrotank

Multiscreen

Winner
litl channels by litl

Finalists
BBC iPlayer by BBC
Live Talkback by Live Talkback

Social Computing

Winner
Bamboo Dock by Wacom Europe GmbH with Gugga and Fantasy Interactive

Finalists
Building Dashboard by Lucid Design Group
Live Documents by InstaColl