Mail.Ru Group announcing upgrade o document editing engine in Mail and Cloud services. Document editor would be powered by Microsoft Office Online from now on, that would significantly improve editing speed and editor capabilities.
Sergey Babaev, mentor of section “Gaming Market” interviewed Andrey Ivashentsev, Microsoft evangelist about company’s activity in GameDev space and how Microsoft works with indie developers and students on Imagine Cup contests.
Augmented Reality became a part of city life, integrated into entertainment, culture and bank industry. On Yota Digital Talks we discussed current market state with industry experts.
Early april Microsoft started to sell limited edition of Xbox 360 controllers for PC in Russia. Controllers were branded with art from Shadow Fight 2 by Nekki and contained additional bonuses for buyers.
New VR applications and games became available in Windows Store from Russian developer Fibrum. Fibrum is focused on producing mobile VR headsets and developing VR applications.
Astana – capitol of Kazakhstan, hosted Microsoft conference about mobile Apps and cloud services development at 27-28th of April. In addition, Microsoft Developer Tour team showcased latest technologies in a specially equipped truck.
Prior to Windows 10 launch Microsoft decided to visit 13 different cities in Russia, Belarus and Kazakhstan and personally meet local developer communities there to discuss innovative technologies and software development.
Alexey Savchenko (Epic Games) and Andrey Ivashentsev (Microsoft Russia) told Xsolla about daily routine of technical evangelists.