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1. Coping with Coronavirus, One Odder Item at a Time

This week: Putin cracks down on smartphones, some things go online that probably shouldn't, and new coronavirus advice seeks to preserve the peace (and health).

Tags: technology, health, family, coronavirus, Internet, putin, military, metro, transport
2. Game On, Coronavirus

One of Russia's top universities goes online, via Minecraft.

Tags: university, Moscow, coronavirus, education, computers, technology, media
3. Drones on the Front Lines

Russian entrepreneurs seek to combat coronavirus with flying drones.

Tags: technology, coronavirus, health, science
4. 5-Hour Phone Film

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

Tags: technology, hermitage
5. 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
6. 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
7. 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
8. Big Banks Are Watching You

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

Tags: technology, business, money
9. "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
10. 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

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