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Russia Probes Microsoft over Alleged Competition Law Violations

Russia Probes Microsoft over Alleged Competition Law Violations

Russia has launched a case against US IT giant Microsoft over alleged violation of the country's competition law, Russian Fede...

Nov 10 2016, 10:21pm CST

Russia Invents Spy Kites for Military Scouting and Monitoring

Russia Invents Spy Kites for Military Scouting and Monitoring

A Russian state corporation has created kites to monitor locations and relay communications signals."The kites can reach an alt...

Nov 2 2016, 1:40am CDT

Internet Problems? Cyber Attack Hits the United States

Internet Problems? Cyber Attack Hits the United States

Netflix, Twitter, and PayPal are just some of the sites affected by the attack....

Oct 21 2016, 11:05am CDT

US Accuses Russia of Hacking

US Accuses Russia of Hacking

The US intelligence community is "confident" that Russia was behind the recent hacks of US officials and organisations emails,...

Oct 8 2016, 1:59pm CDT

Russia Bans Porn and Tells Citizens to Get a Life

Russia Bans Porn and Tells Citizens to Get a Life

Russia has banned two of the biggest porn sites in the world, causing an uproar on social media. What is even weirder is that&n...

Sep 18 2016, 10:25am CDT

Kudankulam Could work on next-gen Nuclear Fuel in Near-term: Russia

Kudankulam Could work on next-gen Nuclear Fuel in Near-term: Russia

The Russian-built Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tamil Nadu could, in the near future, be operating on the newer g...

Sep 15 2016, 4:53am CDT

Largest Global Innovation  Conference IASP to Kick off in Russia

Largest Global Innovation Conference IASP to Kick off in Russia

The announcement of the Russia-US ceasefire deal for Syria, paving the way for new negotiations on the latter's future, comes a...

Sep 11 2016, 10:03am CDT

An AI Robot Escapes Lab in Russia

An AI Robot Escapes Lab in Russia

Promobot designed an AI robot that was supposed to do some pretty crazy things made news last week because it escaped from...

Jun 25 2016, 1:36pm CDT

Russia is Creating a Moon Taxi

Russia is Creating a Moon Taxi

A Russian rocket company is working on a "space taxi" that will shuttle crews from the International Space Station to the moon...

May 26 2016, 8:14am CDT

Russia Launches First Rocket from New Vostochny Cosmodrome

Russia Launches First Rocket from New Vostochny Cosmodrome

Russian authorities on Thursday launched a Soyuz-2.1a rocket carrying three satellites from the newly-built Vostochny Cosmodrom...

Apr 28 2016, 12:14am CDT

First Rocket Launch from Russia's new Cosmodrome Postponed

First Rocket Launch from Russia's new Cosmodrome Postponed

A maiden space launch from a newly-built Vostochny Cosmodrome in Russia's Far East was postponed due to the failure of the auto...

Apr 27 2016, 1:51am CDT

Russia is Upgrading Missiles to Shoot Down Asteroids

Russia is Upgrading Missiles to Shoot Down Asteroids

Russia will improve ICBMs to destroy asteroids in the future....

Feb 15 2016, 8:31pm CST

Russia Cuts Space Program Budget and Postpones Manned Moon Mission

Russia Cuts Space Program Budget and Postpones Manned Moon Mission

The Putin government cuts the budget again for the Russian space program because of weak oil prices....

Jan 20 2016, 8:25am CST

Nasa Extends $490 Million ISS Travel Contract with Russia

Nasa Signs $490 Million ISS Travel Contract with Russia

NASA notifies Congress that it has signed a Space Station contract modification with Russia worth $490 million....

Aug 6 2015, 4:50am CDT

Russia to Develop its own Smartphone Platform

Russia to Develop its own Smartphone Platform

Looks like Russia is finally getting into smartphones and it will only benefit the country if they make a smartphone platform f...

May 19 2015, 3:40am CDT

Apple iPhone gets major price cuts in Russia

Apple iPhone gets major price cuts in Russia

The company is now reviving its presence in the country with some attractive price reductions for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus...

Apr 14 2015, 11:39am CDT

Russia Likely Hacked White House in 2014

Russia Likely Hacked White House in 2014

A security breach in the White House computer system is believed to have given an unidentified group of Russian hackers access...

Apr 8 2015, 9:17am CDT

Ukraine Crisis: Russia, Ukraine, and EU reach ceasefire agreement at Minsk II Summit

Ukraine Crisis: Russia, Ukraine, and EU reach ceasefire agreement at Minsk II Summit

On the heels of a deadly account Wednesday, Russia, Ukraine, and EU reached a ceasefire agreement built upon last Septembers ta...

Feb 12 2015, 2:19pm CST

New Hero Cat Saves Baby in Russia's Winter

New Hero Cat Saves Baby in Russia's Winter

The world has a new hero cat. Her name is Masha. She saved an abandoned baby from freezing to death....

Jan 16 2015, 4:45am CST

Russia blacklists Bitcoin websites

Russia blacklists Bitcoin websites

The country believes cryptocurrency supports illegal activity and finances terrorism...

Jan 14 2015, 11:21am CST

First Samsung Tizen smartphone to debut in Russia this May

First Samsung Tizen smartphone to debut in Russia this May

Samsung says two Tizen smartphones will be coming soon...

Apr 28 2014, 4:04pm CDT

NASA Cuts Ties With Russia For Most Space Operations

NASA Cuts Ties With Russia For Most Space Operations

It seems that space isn’t immune from Earth-side politics. In a statement issued today, NASA confirmed that due to “Russia...

Apr 3 2014, 12:59am CDT

Opening Ceremony Founders Announce: Fashion and Wearables in Russia

Opening Ceremony Founders Announce: Fashion and Wearables in Russia

Opening Ceremony Fall Winter 2014 Popular fashion brand Opening Ceremony is still on track to sell a smart bracelet developed w...

Feb 10 2014, 9:15pm CST

Yota Phone Review: The Android Smartphone From Russia With Two Screens

Yota Phone Review: The Android Smartphone From Russia With Two Screens

Last year at CES, Russian manufacturer Yota demonstrated a prototype smartphone with two 4.3 inch displays, an LCD screen on on...

Jan 4 2014, 5:16pm CST

Russia's Oil Industry Is Doing Fine, Which Is Great News For The Kremlin

Russia's Oil Industry Is Doing Fine, Which Is Great News For The Kremlin

Russia’s economy had a pretty bad 2013 and there’s simply no point in arguing otherwise. The economy decelerated sharply and is...

Jan 3 2014, 8:46am CST

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China And Russia Helping Fuel New Tech Boom

If I asked you to name the biggest online shopping day of the year, what would you guess? Black Friday? Cyber Monday? Free Ship...

Dec 31 2013, 2:45pm CST

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7 Reasons That Russia Is Not The Soviet Union

National Review published a rather overheated piece the other day that contained an entertaining line: “Russia has become the S...

Dec 31 2013, 8:46am CST

Pussy Riot Members Freed In Russia; Musicians Trump Putin

Pussy Riot Members Freed In Russia; Musicians Trump Putin

Vladimir Putin was named the most powerful person in the world earlier this year by FORBES, but even he has his limits. Two mem...

Dec 23 2013, 3:31pm CST

Russia's Economy Is Decelerating Sharply, But It's Still Close To Full Employment

Russia's Economy Is Decelerating Sharply, But It's Still Close To Full Employment

Russia’s economy has had a lousy 2013. Estimates of GDP growth have been getting smaller and smaller with each passing week. Th...

Dec 23 2013, 9:26am CST

Russia to Send SAR-401 Android to the ISS

Russia to Send SAR-401 Android to the ISS

Russian SAR-401 Android looks like a rip of of the US Robonaut android...

Dec 2 2013, 11:44am CST

Snowden Finds Website Maintenance Job in Russia

Snowden Finds Website Maintenance Job in Russia

The whistle-blower and former NSA worker Edward Snowden gets website maintenance job in one of Russia’s largest websites. Snowd...

Oct 31 2013, 10:21am CDT

iPhone 5S and 5C hit Italy, Russia, Spain, and Other Countries on October 25

iPhone 5S and 5C hit Italy, Russia, Spain, and Other Countries on October 25

Additional countries coming in November...

Oct 9 2013, 12:00pm CDT

Edward Snowden to Apply for Asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden to Apply for Asylum in Russia

Edward Snowden is right now talking to human rights groups at the Moscow airport. He changed his mind about asylum in Russia....

Jul 12 2013, 8:35am CDT

Snowden Is Not In Russia

Snowden Is Not In Russia

Breaking News: Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov says that Edward Snowden is not in Russia....

Jun 25 2013, 9:25am CDT

Steven Seagal found New Role in Russia

Steven Seagal found New Role in Russia

Action star Steven Seagal is suddenly a Russia expert and helps US government representative find their way around the country....

Jun 3 2013, 4:06am CDT

Russia Captures U.S. Spy

Russia Captures U.S. Spy

Breaking News: Russian media reports that authorities have detained Ryan Christopher Fogle for spying....

May 14 2013, 7:15am CDT

Amazon Comes to Russia as Opening New Shop

Amazon Comes to Russia as Opening New Shop

Amazon is all set to invade the Russian market. The largest phenomenon on the Internet is ready to give glasnost a try. And the...

Apr 19 2013, 10:37am CDT

Scientists in Japan and Russia Could Play Jurassic Park

Scientists in Japan and Russia Could Play Jurassic Park

Cloning mammoths FTW!...

Dec 5 2011, 5:12pm CST

Russia Loses Three Glonass-M Navigation Satellites in Failed Launch

Russia Loses Three Glonass-M Navigation Satellites in Failed Launch

Three nav satellites lost their way...

Dec 6 2010, 8:55am CST

Samsung Omnia 7 Windows Phone 7 official in Russia

Samsung Omnia 7 Windows Phone 7 official in Russia

We already saw the official information of the LG Optimus 7 Windows Phone 7 leak. Now we also have access to the official speci...

Oct 11 2010, 7:15am CDT