From interns to Junior Software Engineers
Nikola and Dragomir joined Astea Solutions’s team after а successful completion of the summer internship program. We asked them a few questions to find out more about the people who chose to work in Astea and their experience getting to know the company. Read more…
All about the Astea’s Internship Program
It’s official – for a 3rd year in a row, Astea Solutions organized summer internship program for developers, QAs and System administrators.
And here it is what we learned so far.
We sat together with Nikolay Manolov, Lead Software Engineer in Astea, who is leading the internship program since the first edition 3 years ago, and ask him to tell us more about the program and his experience mentoring the internship team. Read more…
Astea sponsors Hack 30xTUES
March 2018 – Astea Solutions supported the largest high school hackathon in Bulgaria once again – for the fourth time in a row. Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Technology School “Electronic Systems”, this edition named Hack 30xTUES had about 200 participants in 45 teams. The topics of “Business, School, University” and “Digital past” inspired varied projects ranging from video games to machine learning applications based on neural networks. A multi-day event packed with energy and innovation, the hackathon brought closer the school, university, and business to collaborate on a better digital future together.
Георги Ангелов: Бъдещето на езиците за програмиране
“Георги Ангелов: Как изглежда бъдещето на езиците за програмиране?“
Georgi Angelov about the future of programming languages (economy.bg)
Кирилка Петрова: Да ти повярват, че можеш
“Да ти повярват, че можеш – кратка история за мотивацията и за вътрешната комуникация“
About motivation and internal communications by Kirilka Petrova (dev.bg)
Astea Conference goes public
February 2018 – We are super excited and happy to announce the big news: starting this year Astea Conference will be a public event!
The theme is Revolutions in all its variety: revolutionary technologies, products that have changed your work, mini-revolutions from daily office life, and personal stories of good practices learned the hard way. Read more…
Plotaverse app is now available for Android
February 2018 – The Plotaverse mobile app globally hit the App Store and Google Play on February 14 and is free to download, offering in-app purchases. Its iOS app predecessor, Plotagraph+, was photo app of the year 2017, thanks to 1.6 million eager users, and had the 2018 Grammys buzzing with animated celeb shots on Instagram.
Android users have been patiently awaiting the release of Plotaverse. Their requests were taken to heart by the founders, who are renowned for their passion to help artists monetize their work. They decided to reward their Android patrons with an extensive Plotaverse “PRO” version. The free “PRO” download will be available the in the Google Play store from February 14 through February 28.
How we brought life to our office TVs
We wanted to give life to our office TVs and instead of looking for a digital signage product on the market, we developed our own. It all started during the last internal hackathon, where the focus was office automation. We looked around us and our everyday needs at the Astea’s workspace.. And then we noticed the office TV. Hanging on the wall. Alone. From time to time it was honored to show presentation or video that has been casted on it. But that was all. Read more…
Plotagraph+ for iPad is now available in the App Store
We are excited to announce the public release of Plotagraph+ For iPad, developed by the amazing team of Astea Solutions for our client Plotagraph, Inc., an image animation software company.
Plotagraph, Inc. Founders Troy Christopher Plota and Sascha Scheider said, “We created Plotagraph+ to help consumers animate their own photos in a fun and easy way, bringing their images and memories back to life.”
The Plotagraph+ app takes advantage of the fast processing power of the all-new iPad Pro, as well as other mobile devices with 64-bit processors, and was created with Apple’s Metal technology to unlock the device’s full potential. Read more…
Astea Conference 2017
We are super excited to announce the Astea’s biggest event of 2017: Astea Conference 2017 is coming! The second edition of Astea Conference will take place on May, 24 — the day of the Slavonic culture.
It might be a little nerdy and quirky, but it will definitely be worthy. Experienced techies from our team will talk about new technologies, which make their life of developers easier and happier. Documentation Driven Development, End-to-End testing for interactive web applications, CSS Challenges, Future of UX — these are just a part of the topics that we will talk about.
The cherry on the cake will be the talk by Kalin Georgiev and Trifon Trifonov, who promised to share Astea’s top secret by answering to the question “Why do Clients Fall in Love with Astea”.
The conference this year will be available to the outside world via a limited number of invitations and a live stream in Bulgarian. Stay tuned #asteaconf2017
And the winner is… LINK!
Astea’s team developed the application in cooperation with the creative agency SOS Brooklyn for the non-profit organization Learning Ally. The mobile app is designed to transform the learning experience for students with dyslexia, learning disabilities or visual impairment. LINK is available for both mobile and desktop devices. With its flexible design and great performance, it certainly deserves this 2016 mobile award for outstanding achievement in mobile development.