Wednesday, October 27, 2021
According to Maria Pogrebets, spokesperson for the Drom auto site, sales of new electric cars in Russia climbed fivefold in the first nine months of 2021 compared to the same time last year. She claims that sales of secondhand electric cars surged by 58% over the same time period,...
Russian schools are demonstrating an interest in IT tools that might help avoid student shootings. The NtechLab business has begun testing a device in Samara aimed at identifying persons brandishing weapons approaching schools. According to Kommersant, the technology is intended to detect possible shooters and notify authorities. According to Gleb...
The number of DDoS assaults on Russian businesses increased 2.5-fold in the first three quarters of this year compared to the same period last year. Furthermore, specialists informed Izvestia that as the number of assaults has increased, so has their average strength. The number of DDoS assaults will continue...
Yulia Peresild, one of Russia's most famous  actresses, and film director Klim Shipenko returned to Earth  after spending 12 days aboard the International Space Station (ISS) filming the first space film in an attempt to beat the US. The storyline and budget of "The Challenge" have mostly remained unknown. It follows a...
Russian oil companies have offered to use Russian equipment for mining cryptocurrency in their fields, Russian media informed. The proposal has been sent for consideration to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Ministry of Digital Industry, and the Bank of Russia, Kommersant reports regarding a letter from the Deputy...
In Dubai, Yandex plans to employ courier robots to deliver meals. Sergey Kirillov, the company's director of business development for unmanned technology, discussed this at the international expo GITEX, Vedomosti writes. "We want to start delivering in Dubai since our analysis revealed that one-third of the city is appropriate for...
Russia and the United States have submitted to the United Nations General Assembly a joint resolution on responsible state conduct in cyberspace. According to Kommersant, the paper is unexpected considering the two nations' long-standing rivalry and having supported competing cybersecurity negotiating structures at the UN. Moscow and Washington believe...
The Moscow Metro launched the world's first ticket payment system based on face recognition technology on Friday, according to officials. The "Face Pay" cashless, cardless, and phoneless system has been installed at unique turnstiles across the Russian capital's more than 240 metro stations, Moscow Times writes. "Passengers will not need a...
Facebook Inc. has implemented a new policy to combat user abuse and harassment in content. According to a Facebook statement, the company is now aiming to remove dangerous content and provide additional protection to famous people who are harassed on the social network, Vedomosti writes. "We will now remove more...
The impending smartphone scarcity in Russia is being blamed on transportation issues and a lack of components, according to Vedomosti on Wednesday. Several businesses have stated that popular phone models are out of stock. Despite the fact that this isn't the company's most recent model, Apple may be able to...