The results of the II mobile apps contest Apps4All, which started on February, 11 this year, were announced as part of the III Apps4All Forum. The competition was held in 5 major categories.
The winner in the Best outsourcing developer category is Alexey Shtatnov (iD EAST), Best Developer of own products - Suren Makarian (Mobile-Info), Best game developer - Ivan Solovyov (HeroCraft), The best digital publisher - Dmitry Skvortsov (Prospekt Publishing House), Best mobile startup project - Yevgeny Kozlov with his mobile application uBank.
The winners of five major nominations received special prizes - stylish BlackBerry Torch 9860 smartphones. In addition, novice developers and professionals were able to try their hand in four special categories introduced by Google (Best app using Google services on Android; Best app using Google services on other platforms), and Microsoft (IDEA and APPLICATION). The authors of 2 best ideas in Microsoft special category IDEA received grants of $10K for the development of their projects.
The award was given to Roman Yudkin (Bigtime Digital Lab) for the idea of his TV Companion app to enhance TV opportunities, and Roman Bubnov (Bubcha Labs) for the idea of educational application Virtual Tutor for preschoolers.
The winners in the APPLICATIONS category (Marina Strelkina (Boo Studio), Artem Popkov (Artmosby), Dmitry Bochkarev (Other Planet.ru) and Daniil Gromov (Polex group)) received Nokia Lumia 920 smartphones. Google pleased the winners of its special nominations with certificates to use AbMob services. Special prizes were given to Dmitry Tarasov (Tarasov Mobile), Ruslan Shekurov (DonorSearch) and Anton Baranchuk (AlterGeo).