Video: Finland's significance in the mobile development world

George Osborn talks government, education, and friendly developers

Video: Finland's significance in the mobile development world

As part of Pocket Gamer Connects Bangalore 2015, George Osborn gave a talk on why Finland is so important in the mobile development scene.

He praised the Finnish government for their involvement in the video game sphere, and commented that "the Finnish education system is absolutely fantastic."

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But Osborn also talked about the willingness of developers to work together on ideas and help each other out through development.

"Developers aren't in the mindset in Finland of protecting information," he said, a trait which allows more support and growth between the developers operating there.

You can see all our videos from Pocket Gamer Connects Bangalore 2015 in this YouTube Playlist.


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