war in Ukraine
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
Russian officials are talking about a full-scale information war. War? Not a special operation?
Russian officials suddenly realized that there was an information war going on. For them, it suddenly became a surprise to what extent it is being carried out. And most importantly, they sincerely do not understand why the world is up in arms against them. They have to resist a huge wave of "inaccurate and false information."
25.04.2022 1391 2
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
Starlink will work fully in Ukraine: citizens and businesses will get access to it
Starlink will open its office or representative office in Ukraine. This news was shared with the Ukrainians by the Minister of Digital Transformation Mikhail Fedorov on his Twitter page. He said that Starlink has begun work on opening a representative office in Ukraine.
19.04.2022 5335 6
Blocking YouTube in Russia: why this has not happened so far
Almost since the beginning of the war in Ukraine, Russia has been very actively talking about blocking YouTube. The reason for this was the policy of video hosting regarding the denial of access to a number of state-owned Russian channels, as well as the desire of the authorities to censor content.
15.04.2022 8963 5
An online map has been created with information about Russian occupiers-marauders
During their “liberation mission” in Ukraine, the Russian military does not hesitate to rob Ukrainians, they are engaged in robbery and “cleansing” of apartments and houses of Ukrainians from things, electronics, household appliances and other items. This behavior of the Golondran invaders has become the norm, they do not even disdain to steal underwear.
15.04.2022 2605 6
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
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
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
Close YouTube in Russia, and so that no VPN can help here
Yesterday, the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Maria Zakharova, being very disappointed by the fact that YouTube blocked the Duma TV channel, announced that the video hosting had signed her own verdict. She hinted that the days of the site in Russia are numbered. Another loyal protege of the authorities decided to express his indignation at the actions of YouTube - State Duma Vice Speaker Pyotr Tolstoy.
10.04.2022 3162 4
Refugees from Ukraine to the EU will receive affordable and free roaming
Yesterday, three mobile operators in Ukraine Kyivstar, lifesell and Vodafone and 24 telecommunications companies in the EU signed an agreement, the purpose of which was to provide affordable and free roaming when making calls between Ukraine and the European Union. This will help refugees and internally displaced persons from Ukraine to be constantly in touch with relatives and friends who are on the territory of Ukraine.
09.04.2022 3129 7
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
Sanctions against Google in Russia: it was banned from its own advertising
Google's exodus from Russia continues. Another attack was made by Roskomnadzor, which undertook to punish the company for "numerous violations of Russian law." Officials claim that the search giant is not zealous enough to comply with the local law on fakes and continues to distribute inconvenient and “wrong” information from their point of view.
07.04.2022 1200 1