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There are 12 item(s) tagged with the keyword "Yandex".

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1. 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
2. Takeout Trends of 2020

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

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

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

Tags: russian music, music, rap, yandex
4. 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
5. Yandex's New Index

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

Tags: yandex, coronavirus
6. 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
7. 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
8. Santa Claus, Space Aliens, & Robot Cars

Father Frost gets iced, a space shuttle gets wet, and cars get driven driverlessly. Plus, famous Russian buildings go on vacation, the Romanovs take TV, and Russian smilies)

Tags: romanovs, yandex, space, father frost
By Alice E.M. Underwood
9. Putin in Birthdayland and Alice in Wonderland

For Putin's birthday, a fake burger, a real burger, and a puppy. Plus, St. Petersburg rooftops, frogmen, and how to bathe in crude oil.  

Tags: Petersburg, burger, Yandex, Putin, Russia
By Alice E.M. Underwood
10. Royal(ish) Weddings and Toys for the Opposition

Getting flak for getting hitched, how fidget spinners foster political dissidence, and a new set of wheels around Russia. Plus dandy pigeons and the best totalitarian tourism. 

Tags: uber, yandex, fidget spinners, russia
By Alice E.M. Underwood

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