Neowin News Feed for: Moscow Neowin News Feed for: Moscow en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 A rap song becomes the most disliked Russian YouTube video to date <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The music video for the song &quot;Moscow&quot; by the artists Timati and Guf amassed over 1.4 million dislikes on the video-streaming platform within a period of three days before being taken down. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Ather Fawaz) Tue, 10 Sep 2019 14:44:01 +0000 Tesla vehicle explodes on Russian highway after truck smash, was possibly on Autopilot <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A Tesla vehicle burst into flames and exploded over the weekend after it crashed into a tow truck along Moscow MKAD highway. The vehicle was believed to be using Autopilot at the time of the crash. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Mon, 12 Aug 2019 13:44:01 +0000 A Russian man died while enjoying virtual reality <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>In what is the first VR-related death, a 44-year old man from Moscow was found dead this week as he crashed into a glass table and suffered fatal wounds while donning a virtual reality headset. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Muhammad Jarir Kanji) Sat, 23 Dec 2017 22:14:01 +0000 Moscow dumps Microsoft software, as Putin calls for reduced reliance on foreign tech <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Moscow is removing Outlook and Exchange Server from 6,000 systems - and hints at plans to remove Windows and Office from up to 600,000 PCs and servers - as Russia focuses on domestic IT solutions. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Andy Weir) Tue, 27 Sep 2016 19:02:01 +0000 New Russian app FindFace is nightmare fuel for privacy and human rights advocates <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>A new app that&#039;s making the rounds in Russia allows you to reliably identify anyone on the street and connect them to their online profiles. Moscow police is ready to license the technology. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Tue, 17 May 2016 09:34:01 +0000 Google, Facebook and Twitter battle Russia over censorship <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The giant US internet companies Google, Facebook and Twitter are currently at odds with the Kremlin over censorship requests made by the government and ignored by the giant social networks. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Sat, 27 Dec 2014 10:14:01 +0000 Yandex becomes default WP8 search engine in Russia, Turkey <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/695393043windows-phone-logo-6.png" alt="" /></div>Russia and Turkey are receiving a different default engine to most WP8 handsets, with Yandex coming as standard on both. The partnership could help gain some control for Yandex within Turkey. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Ferson) Fri, 23 Nov 2012 01:20:51 +0000 Microsoft to open Moscow based research center <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/19825736642.jpg" alt="" /></div>Microsoft announced on Monday that they have signed an agreement to help open a technology center in a small Moscow province called Skolkovo. Steve Ballmer signed the agreement believed to be a memorandum of understanding... <a href="">Read more...</a> (Byron Hinson) Mon, 01 Nov 2010 18:44:51 +0000 Moscow Judge Dismisses Music Download Case <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Just today, a Cheryomushky District Court judge in Moscow, Russia, threw out a legal case against Denis Kvasov, former head of Mediaservices, the company behind the now defunct online store The store, which was... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Thu, 16 Aug 2007 01:29:38 +0000 Elcomsoft not guilty - DoJ retreats from Moscow <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Thanks HariSeldon for posting this in our BPN section. The Russian software company which has found itself on trial in an American court was acquitted on all counts of circumventing the DMCA today. ... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Wed, 18 Dec 2002 05:43:16 +0000 AMD moves on Moscow <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Chip firm Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is to open an office in Moscow. The firm quietly announced the move last week in a German press release, saying it wants to extend its reach... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Mon, 11 Mar 2002 23:33:31 +0000