I am always online, and always catching up on everything Russia, so I hope to bring you a bit of what I find along the way.
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Experts have pointed to the colossal costs associated with building the infrastructure required, and lamented that this would only lead to further monopolization of the Russian internet provider market.
TIME ignored the murder of three journalists while including a staged one. Why couldn’t both be included?
A Russian NGO tracking police brutality developed a chatbot on the popular Telegram messenger that allows people detained at rallies report their arrests and request legal assistance.
Russia's largest social network VKontakte is in hot water again for playing fast and loose with their users' privacy — this time allegedly violating the GDPR regulations.
One user challenged Vkontakte: "How many times have you challenged the security services in court over their demands to hand over user information? You have that right."
Repressive laws and cumbersome bureaucracy are putting hundreds of Russians behind bars for sharing memes online.
The latest manifestation of online platforms being targeted for censorship by government entities
‘Buy a New SIM Card’ and Await Further Interrogation: Russia's Security Services Detain and Question a Reporter
Russia's FSB security services searched journalist Pavel Nikulin's apartment and seized laptops, documents and copies of his independent magazine.