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1. 5-Hour Phone Film

Do you have an extra five hours? Why not watch this unique film!

Tags: technology, hermitage
2. Well-trained Pets, Songs about Coronavirus, and Putin on Line One

In this week's Odder News: Putin's smartphone habits, Russian homophones make a headache for the police, and a coronavirus serenade.

Tags: music, putin, health, technology, animals, Siberia
3. Putting Robots to Work on the Past

Ever wanted to take a stroll in nineteenth century Moscow? See how one Russian uses machine learning to make grainy old videos ever more realistic.

Tags: technology, Moscow, history, computers
4. Do Russians Dream of Electric Sheep?

A study finds that the majority of Russians don't understand AI, just like the rest of us.

Tags: computers, science, poll, technology
5. Big Banks Are Watching You

Russian banks to start testing biometric ATMs. This is probably a good idea.

Tags: technology, business, money
6. "Eagles These Days Text Too Much," Said Putin (Or Did He?)

This week, eagles rack up data bills while Putin pontificates about AI and a restaurant operator starts Meatless Mondays.

Tags: punk music, television, navalny, restaurants, technology, vegans, putin
By Tiffany Zhu
7. Velimir Khlebnikov: Innovating 100 Years Before Silicon Valley

Happy birthday to Velimir Khlebnikov, Futurist poet, avant-gardist, and developer of an algorithm to predict the future.

Tags: zaum, futurism, technology, radio, Khlebnikov
By Tiffany Zhu
8. Bus Parades, Pumpkin Beheadings, and Other Dumb Ways to Die

While city vehicles go for a stroll, death comes knocking — twice.

Tags: drones, technology, turkey, Moscow, parade, transport, cossacks, arkhangelsk
By Tiffany Zhu
9. Russian Museums Get a Reboot

Technology is transforming the way Russians experience their history.

Tags: Moscow, Yekaterinburg, museums, technology, russian history, history, jews, Yeltsin
10. Do Russian Robots Dream of Electric Ice?

This week’s TWERF will amaze you, amuse you, and possibly give you nightmares.

Tags: robots, football, ice, technology, Siberia, amur, robots

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