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The Russian Inventor of the Television

Seventy-six years ago, a Russian immigrant received a patent for the television

What Fedor the Robot Can Do

Russia cultivates a mechanical helper who can drive a car and work with household appliances

Russian Navy to Get Robot That Imitates Submarine Movements

Marine engineering bureau CDB Rubin has developed a concept design for the “Surrogate” underwater robotic vehicle for the Russian Navy

Skolkovo Startups to Attend Slush Technology Show in Helsinki

The Skolkovo Foundation will bring 50 companies to Slush, the largest technology show in Northern Europe, uniting entrepreneurs, investors and CEOs of large corporations

Rise of the Machines

How artificial intelligence took over Russia’s Skolkovo innovation centre

Nine Weirdest Russian Patents

In September, Apple obtained a patent for a paper bag. Later, Samsung patented a curved cardboard box. However, as we have found out, Russia can boast a collection of much more peculiar innovations

Russian Trade and Industry Ministry and Rostelecom Unveil Printer With Baikal CPU

The first Russian multi-function printer, codename Katyusha, was unveiled on Tuesday, Sept. 13

Moscow Institute Wins Smartmoto Engineering Contest

A team from Moscow Polytechnic University came top of the overall standings at the Smartmoto Challenge engineering contest in Barcelona

How Being a Geek Became Synonymous with the Mainstream

Afisha.Daily found out how St. Pete's students came up with the idea and why Russia’s future depends on geeks rather than politicians

‘You Need to Push Yourself, Make Your Own Mistakes’

A Moscow schoolboy talks about life, robotics and his winning of the “junior Nobel Prize”