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1. iTeacher

After a year of education through computer screens and the internet, one Russian school looks to bring the screens back into the physical classroom with a robotic teacher. 

Tags: teaching, schools, school, technology, robots, robot
2. Tesla Comes to Russia

“I think we're close to establishing Tesla's presence in Russia, and that would be great. And more broadly, also in Kazakhstan and neighboring regions.”

– On May 21, entrepreneur Elon Musk announced that the Tesla line would soon make it to markets in Russia, Kazakhstan and other CIS countries.
Tags: business, technology
3. Hacking into the Mainframe

Don your fingerless gloves, put on your dark sunglasses, and grab your trusty black Anonymous hoodie: a new study reveals Russians are just as sloppy with their internet security as the rest of us.

Tags: security, technology, Internet
4. Drop and Give Me Fifty, Mr. Mayor

It's not very often that you see the mayor of a city get punished by a group of school-age children, but that's exactly what happened in Krasnoyarsk when mayor Sergei Eryomin lost a challenge.

Tags: politics, social media, school, children, technology, Krasnoyarsk
5. Raving in Khimki

Grab your glowsticks: the Moscow region city of Khimki is lit! And unlit... and then lit again.

Tags: city life, video, Internet, Moscow, technology
6. Computer-Judge Finds You Guilty

Russian authorities are planning to make laws that computers can understand and, by extension, adjudicate.

Tags: law, computers, science, technology
7. Lock and Load

For all your zombie apocalypse / Texas boar hunting / frontier bank-robbing needs, we present the Russian revolver shotgun.

Tags: business, technology, military, Kalashnikov
8. Mines from Aluminum to Crypto

A dying Soviet "monotown" in the Arctic is saved by cryptocurrency mining and online pie stores.

Tags: investment, ghost towns, technology, cryptocurrency, arctic
9. An Ode to the Hovercraft

Russia is a land of many mysteries. The greatest of all, of course, is this: What's the deal with Russians and their hovercraft?

Tags: technology, military, government, transport
10. Not-So Smart Crosswalks

When the Russian city of Salekhard tried to upgrade its pedestrian crosswalks, crisscrossed chaos ensued.

Tags: city life, Internet, technology, transport, North

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