Russia

Putin Orders Start of 'Massive' Covid Vaccination Rollout

The Russian President has asked the government to initiate a "large-scale" vaccination by the end of next week, starting with doctors and teachers.

Entrepreneur en Español

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This Instagram Influencer Says It 'Really Sucks' That She Was Attacked for Posting From the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster Zone

'It's sad that people only see me as an 'Instagram model' and can't believe that I'm deeply interested in history or physics.'

Jake Kanter

· 5 min read

Here Are the Russia Facebook Ads That Tried to Dupe You

The U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee released several Facebook ads allegedly purchased by Russia-linked organizations during the 2016 election.

Michael Kan

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Mark Zuckerberg 'Dead Serious' About Stopping Russian Facebook Abuse

Facebook will 'invest so much in security' that the costs will cut into the company's profitability, Zuckerberg said in an earnings call.

Michael Kan

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Facebook Says 126 Million Users May Have Been Exposed to Russian Posts

Facebook, Google and Twitter are set to testify before a congressional subcommittee on Russia's attempt to use social media to influence last year's election.

Michael Kan

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Russia's U.S. Election Hacks Are Worse Than We Thought

Russian hackers compromised voting software in 39 states during the 2016 presidential election, far more than originally thought, according to Bloomberg.

Tom Brant

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Apple Illegally Fixed iPhone Prices in Russia

Russian authorities say that Apple cooperated with their investigation, and it's unclear if the company will face a fine.

Tom Brant

· 2 min read

U.S. Concerned Over Russia Blocking Access to LinkedIn

Internet services analysts say other tech firms, including Facebook and Twitter, could also find access blocked unless they move data onto Russian-based servers.

Reuters

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Russia Bans LinkedIn After Court Ruling

LinkedIn, which has its headquarters in the United States, is the first major social network to be blocked by Russian authorities.

Reuters

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Russian Malware Creator Ordered to Pay $6.9 Million

Nikita Kuzmin, 28, was not sentenced to more jail time. He'd already served over three years behind bars in the U.S.

Reuters

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Russia Launches First Rocket From New Spaceport at Second Attempt

A rocket carrying three satellites launched near China's border.

Reuters

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Business Travel Awards 2016: Best Terminal Design

Three bizarre concepts for high-flying airport design, explained.