Huawei will help Russia bypass sanctions? The company is in no hurry
After the sanctions against Russia were introduced, many felt that "China will help us" and Huawei was named among those who would lend a helping hand. It was expected that the company, which felt the full force of the sanctions, would definitely play on the side of Russia. But common sense and the instinct of self-preservation still prevailed over Huawei.
26.05.2022 4469 0
AliExpress does not accept payment from cards of Russian sub-sanctioned banks
Recently, the popularity of AliExpress has been greatly pumped. More and more of those who use the services of an online platform to purchase goods for themselves with savings for the budget. Among the active buyers are the Russians, who recently discovered that they could not pay for goods on AliExpress using payment cards issued by banks that fell under sanctions.
28.04.2022 1462 4
Union not Pay for sanctioned banks in Russia and beyond
After a number of foreign companies pulled out of the Russian market in a string, there were many expectations that "China will help Russia." Sofa experts and analysts of all stripes began to argue that everything can be bought in China without understanding the subject.
22.04.2022 1617 1
Apple wants to be punished for leaving Russia
On February 28, Apple shipped the last batch of equipment to partners in Russia and managed to clear it through customs. On March 2, she officially announced the termination of sales of her devices on the Russian market, there will be no new deliveries. When to resume is not clear.
16.04.2022 2148 9
Sberbank Online app expelled from Google Play and App Store
The story of sanctions against Russia continues. While Russian officials are promoting the need to create their own app stores for Android and iOS (!?), Apple and Google continue to “cleanse” the space of the App Store and Play marketplaces from Russian bank applications. This time, the Sberbank Online mobile application fell under the sanctions.
13.04.2022 1514 1
Russia plans to legalize gray imports
Once upon a time in Russia it was fun to travel abroad for smartphones and other equipment, bring it in suitcases and resell it on the market or online sites. Thus, the country was flooded in various ways with electronics. But as the Russian market became civilized and retail chains began to work with device manufacturers, the “suitcase” business lost ground.
12.04.2022 1334 4
Nokia leaves Russia
Nokia does not work in Russia from now on. The company has officially announced that it is leaving the Russian market. She immediately stated that there would be no tangible negative financial consequences from this step.
12.04.2022 1767 12
YouTube block in Russia! Ten years without the right to return
In Russia, officials and politicians have a kind of ritual - to see YouTube as the worst enemy. In addition to the fact that they stigmatize video hosting for spreading fakes and discrediting the Russian army, which rampages and kills civilians in Ukraine, everyone strives to express more creatively how to obstruct YouTube in Russia.
12.04.2022 1560 1
The secondary market of electronics is waiting for a boom in Russia
The Russians are slowly starting to get used to living in new conditions, where new electronics are expensive, and some cannot be bought at all. What to do in this situation? Probably wait until the situation is resolved or buy a used device. And what about retail chains that must survive in the current environment?
11.04.2022 1449 2
Ericsson suspends operations in Russia
A message came that another company decided to pause its activities in the Russian Federation. We are talking about the telecommunications giant Ericsson, which announced that it will stop working in Russia for an indefinite period. Recall that earlier the Swedish giant announced the suspension of the supply of its products to the Russian market.
11.04.2022 1398 1
Huawei joined the boycott of Russia
The series with the mass exodus of IT companies from Russia continues. Large corporations are closing their offices and among those who suspend their work in the Russian market is Huawei. Initially, in March, it halved the supply of its smartphones to Russia, believing that doing business here in the current situation is extremely risky.
09.04.2022 71966 19
The blockade of technologies for Russia continues: Acer has suspended work on the territory of the aggressor country
In the near future, the Russian market risks being left without the largest IT companies. We are seeing a parade of departures and suspension of activities of a number of strong players. Now the Taiwanese company Acer has joined them. The reason is known - the war in Ukraine, but the company called it "recent events" and market restrictions.
08.04.2022 1306 5
BQ smartphones will be transferred to HarmonyOS
A couple of days ago, well-known analyst Eldar Murtazin reported that Google had stopped licensing Android smartphones from Russian manufacturers. They were destined for the fate of Huawei devices that come without GSM services.
26.03.2022 3988 3
The US is ready to hit China if it starts supplying chips to Russia
The Russian market is living in new conditions, when a number of foreign companies have left the market, others have suspended the supply of most of the goods, and the usual logistics schemes have been violated. Due to the war in Ukraine, the country risks being in a technological blockade when the economy and development begin to seriously slip.
26.03.2022 3489 3
Spotify leaves the Russian market
Streaming service Spotify leaves Russia. This was reported by Bloomberg journalist Lucas Shaw and the Swedish edition of Expressen, citing a press release from the company.
25.03.2022 3556 3