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1. Imagine there's no countries

...It isn't hard to do... if you are Yandex. The Russian company that runs YandexMaps has stopped showing all boundaries for states and oblasts – all over the world.

Tags: cartography, ukraine, yandex, maps
2. Russia Wrapped: A Year of Music in Review

2021 is drawing to a close, which means that we have fascinating data on popular streaming trends in Russian-language music. 

Tags: video, rap, morgenshtern, zemfira, Internet, yandex, russian music, rock music, pop music, music, indie music
3. Reindeer, Restaurant Overload, and the Best Taxi Drivers in All the Russias

In this week's Odder News, gig work gets some much-deserved attention, Muscovites "celebrate" the imminent lockdown by going nuts, and the wild comes to the streets of St. Petersburg.

Tags: coronavirus, qr code, COVID, lockdown, reindeer, taxi, yandex
4. What's in a Name?

Yandex.Maps has completed a surprising study of all the places in Russia, and they even figured out how to get from the Moon to Mars. 

Tags: alphabet, travel, Internet, humor, village, towns, cities, yandex
5. Takeout Trends of 2020

Yandex.Food releases fascinating data on the most popular foods for takeout this year.

Tags: yandex, statistics, Internet, food
6. Russian Music Making a Comeback

Over the past ten years, music made in Russia has become more popular.

Tags: russian music, music, rap, yandex
7. The Яs Have It

Yandex, Russia's Google almost-equivalent, is making moves to expand with products including "YaBank," "YaSafe," and "YaCash."

Tags: technology, yandex, Internet, business, economy
8. Yandex's New Index

How well are Russians observing self-isolation? Yandex knows.

Tags: yandex, coronavirus
9. Ice, Ice, Baby Tigers

A cold flag, a resolved cold case, and the not-cold-at-all hearts of Russian children

Tags: yandex, factories, dyatlov, ded moroz, tiger, yakutsk
10. Politics and Technology: And never the twain should meet

To selfie or not to selfie? That is the question, or at least one of the questions, addressed this week.

Tags: yandex, moscow, politics, duma
By Irina Bukharin

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