The earthquakes in Turkey disrupted the Internet infrastructure: in some regions, traffic dropped to almost zero

Two powerful earthquakes in Turkey and Syria that occurred yesterday, February 6, 2023, not only killed thousands of people and destroyed their homes, but also damaged critical…

Briefly about Starlink – the most important things you need to know about “the Internet from Elon Musk”

Until recently, Starlink was only seen as a way to connect to the Internet in remote areas. Many users now install this system at home. Regular power…

Gigabit Internet in every new building – in Great Britain, building regulations have been updated

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has announced amendments to the Building Regulations 2010, which will require new properties built in England to be…

Google is creating a free tool to combat terrorist content in small social networks. The first two sites will begin testing in 2023

Google Jigsaw is developing a free tool to help small websites identify and remove extremist content. We help The project, developed with support from Tech Against Terrorism,…

“Kyivstar” invests UAH 50 million in uninterrupted power supply of “Home Internet” – during the winter they plan to cover 10,000 apartment buildings

“Kyivstar” shared its investment plan for “Home Internet” — the operator announced its readiness to invest UAH 50 million in the modernization of its own fixed Internet…

WSJ: Apple completely abandoned the controversial system of checking iCloud photos for child pornography

Apple has decided to end the development of iCloud photo verification technology to combat child abuse, in particular, the detection of cases of sexual exploitation of minors…

The most popular sites in Ukraine for October — Rozetka returns to the top three amid the rise of online shopping

Kantar CMeter analysts once again studied the change in mood of Ukrainian Internet users and based on the results published a fresh ranking of the most popular…

How Ukraine wins the war in social networks

We translated an interesting material from the BBC, which tells about the victory of Ukraine in social networks, about our “nation of memes” and the difficult but…

Rickroll for the buzzers – Rick Astley, at 56, danced again as in the very video for the song "Never Gonna Give You Up" in 1987

Rick Astley recently starred in a commercial for CSAA Insurance Group – in a video released on YouTube on August 17, the late 80s British pop star…

$ 2.6 billion – losses of the Ukrainian telecom market due to the Russian invasion

The losses of the Ukrainian telecom market, which has undergone significant destruction due to Russian aggression, have already reached $2.6 billion, according to the Ministry of Digital…

War in Ukraine: how a new propaganda machine is being created in the occupied territories

Jack Goodman, Maria Korenyuk, Lucy Swinnen and Andrey Zakharov BBC Disinformation Unit 2 hours ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android…

Canada bans Chinese companies Huawei and ZTE from their 5G networks

May 20, 2022 The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightGetty Images…

Rutube internal files appeared in the public. The service itself does not work for the second day

Andrey Zakharov, Ksenia Churmanova BBC May 10, 2022 Updated an hour ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can…

Access to the Internet and mobile communications restored in Kherson region

Ukrtelecom confirmed the resumption of Internet services in Kherson and the region. Currently, Internet services are available in 85% of the settlements of the region, where there…

Social network for $44 billion How will Twitter change after the purchase of the company by Elon Musk?

April 26, 2022 The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightGetty Images…

Social network for $44 billion. How will Twitter change after the purchase of the company by Elon Musk?

April 26, 2022 The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightGetty Images…

How scammers cash in on the war in Ukraine

After the outbreak of the war, many organizations and foundations began to collect donations to help the Ukrainians. This provoked activity among scammers. As the BBC found…

As fakes about the war in Ukraine, millions of views are collected in TikTok

Shayan Sardarizade BBC Monitoring 5:06 AM GMT on April 26, 2022 Photo by SOPA Images The service for creating and watching short videos TikTok has become one…

Social network for 44 billion. How will Twitter change after the purchase of the company by Elon Musk?

6 hours ago The BBC News Russian Service app is available for IOS and Android . You can also subscribe to our Telegram channel. image copyrightGetty Images…

Britain can inspire the world to make the internet much safer for our children

“Share your data if you’re looking for a wee stalker”. That is the response by a child from Edinburgh when asked about sharing too much personal information…

Why everyone is talking about Goblin Mode – and the signs you need to watch out for

The early days of coronavirus were full of aspiration. Banana breads were baked. Peloton bikes were bought and, in some cases, used. Social media users curated twee…

We were supposed to rein in Big Tech – now we’re making them Britain’s woke police

Four years in the making, the Government’s long-awaited Bill to ‘rein in’ the tech companies looks set to do precisely the opposite. The Bill, due within weeks,…

The Instant by Amy Liptrot, review: heartbreak (and raccoons) in Berlin

In the end it all came good for Amy Liptrot. The Outrun, her bestselling debut memoir published in 2016, chronicled the alcoholism she succumbed to in her…

Belgian beer tycoons back start-up to cut the carbon cost of tech

A London investment fund backed by the billionaire Belgian aristocrats behind the AB InBev beer empire have backed a tech start-up that submerges data centres in liquid…

This could help you type at 500 words per minute

Not necessary, you might think, to sate most of our needs to bash out a few emails. But speed-typing has been a prized skill since at least…