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There are 32 item(s) tagged with the keyword "technology".

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1. 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
2. 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
3. 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
4. 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
5. 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
6. 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
7. 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
8. 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
9. High Schoolers to Make Space Ships for ISS

A program centered out of Tomsk is connecting high schoolers with astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS).

Tags: school, technology, Omsk, tomsk
10. Hopes for iPhones and Restrictions

“Almost the entire first batch of iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro was bought up over the weekend. A number of models with the most popular blue colors have already sold out. The highest demand was for the Pro version, with 70% of customers choosing it. New consignments of goods are expected in the near future.”

– Report by MTS, on the popularity of new iPhones in Russia, which sold out at MTS stores within three days
Tags: COVID, coronavirus, technology

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