Russian Museums to Get Augmented Reality App

Users will be able to get instant information about any work of art just by using a new app

Russian Designer Launches Online Photo Colourisation Service

Art. Lebedev Studio has launched the “Kolor” web instrument which uses a neural network to colourise black and white photos

Neural Nets App to Find Lost Pets Presented in St. Petersburg

The 3bots team developed an application for the VK social network that can help find lost cats and dogs based on their photos

Rostelecom to Develop Microsoft Office Alternative for Moscow Government

Rostelecom is planning to update the Moscow City Government’s email system

Anti-Domestic Abuse App Launched in Russia

An app that hopes to bring an end to domestic abuse has been launched in Russia

How Close Are You to the Kremlin?

Two Moscow natives have developed a map that calculates the precise distance from any city point to the Kremlin, the Garden Ring and Boulevard Ring and Moscow Ring Road

Russian Shazam Users Can Now Stream Music for Free

Shazam has signed an agreement with the Russian streaming music service Zvooq, which now allows Russian users to listen tracks free of charge

Gorillaz Use Russian Glitché Service in a New Album Promo

British band Gorillaz used the Russian Glitché service, which imposes artificial interference on images for the promotion of their new album, “Humanz”.

Telegram Introduces New Blogging Platform

Telegram Messenger has launched Telegraph, a tool that can be used to create articles for publishing via Telegram or other websites

What’s Up With Batsaap?

WhatsApp brings electronic democracy, reindeer meat and photos of cats to Yakutian users