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Russian Illustrator Who Made the World Laugh

Meet Anton Gudim's creations which are funny, sad and sarcastic at the same time

Russian Long-Distance Trains to Get Wi-Fi This Year

Wi-Fi will be made available in half of all Russian long-distance trains in 2017

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

Charity Online Grocery Store Opens in Russia’s Yekaterinburg

An entrepreneur from Yekaterinburg has launched an online store where everyone can buy groceries and household goods for indigent elderly people

Free Wi-Fi Comes to St. Petersburg Subway

Free public Wi-Fi network was launched Tuesday on the Orange (4th) line of the St. Petersburg subway system

Universal Chargers, Wi-Fi Now Available in 146 Public Transport Locations in Moscow

Universal chargers for mobile devices and laptops, as well as free access to the Internet via Wi-Fi, are now available at 146 public transport stations in Moscow

Russian Professional Gamers’ Monthly Earnings Exceed €20,000

The monthly earnings of professional gamers exceed €20,000, according to Anton Cherepennikov, a co-owner of e-sports holding ESforce

Muscovites to Be First to Get 5G

Russian mobile operators are ready to introduce blazing fast 5G Internet and Muscovites will get the first chance to test it

Russian Communications Ministry Switches to Domestic Software

The Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation has decided to start using the “MyOffice” programme suite

MTS and Samsung Introduce Wi-Fi Calling in Russia

MTS and Samsung have announced the launch of Wi-Fi Calling in Russia, which allows phone users to make voice calls via any available Wi-Fi connection

Russian Railways to Outfit All Long Distance Trains with Wi-Fi

Russian Railways (RZD) is planning on providing Wi-Fi internet access on all of their long distance trains by 2020

Anti-Hacking Centre Opened by Rostec

Russian industrial giant Rostec has launched an anti-hacking centre to combat digital espionage

Pushkin Poems Now Available Through Free Online Service

"Ne Zarastyot," a free online service that sends its users several poems by the famed Russian bard Alexander Pushkin every day, is now up and running

Moscow Wi-Fi Provider May Launch Service in Berlin and Singapore Metro

Maxima Telecom, a public Wi-Fi provider, is making a bid for a chance to construct Wi-Fi networks in subways and commuter trains worldwide

eBay Russia to Start Developing Businesses in 120 Countries

Starting this year, eBay Russia will be responsible for the company’s business development in 120 countries around the world, according to Ilya Kretov

Russian Scientists Develop Extremist-Seeking Software

Russian scientists have unveiled a new type of software that is capable of detecting extremist-related content across social networks

Alibaba to Sell Russian Goods

The Russian Export Center (REC) and Alibaba Group have launched the Russian national pavilion at Tmall Global, an online trade platform owned by Alibaba Group

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 Blogger Becomes Global Ambassador for AliExpress

Russian Katya Konasova has been named the winner of the AliExpress Global Blogger Challenge

Russian Defence Ministry Launches Its Own Internet

The Russian army has launched its own version of the Internet under the official name Private Data Transfer Segment

Moscow Transport Equipped with Free Wi-Fi Stations

Mosgortrans, the state-owned company operating bus, trolleybus and tram networks in Moscow, established city-wide free Wi-Fi network for public transit

Moscow Zoo Can Now Be Seen on Google Street View

Internet users can now take a virtual stroll through the Moscow Zoo without leaving their home thanks to Google Street View