Neowin News Feed for: Yandex Neowin News Feed for: Yandex en-us Neowin Ignition News (Managing Editor) (Neowin Developers) 5 Microsoft issues warning about malware campaign infecting Chrome, Edge, and Firefox <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Microsoft has issued a warning about a highly dangerous malware family infecting Chrome, Edge, Firefox, and Yandex to insert ads into search results. On Firefox, it also steals user credentials. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Usama Jawad) Fri, 11 Dec 2020 07:24:01 +0000 Five Eyes reportedly targeted Yandex in late 2018 to spy on user accounts <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>It has been revealed that Yandex was attacked in October and November last year with Regin malware that is thought to be developed by Five Eyes nations including the United Kingdom and United States. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Sat, 29 Jun 2019 02:36:01 +0000 Yandex rolls out Korolev neural net search algorithm <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Users of the Russian search engine Yandex are about to get enhanced search results over the coming weeks as its new neural net algorithm, Korolev, kicks in and starts delivering improved results. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Paul Hill) Wed, 23 Aug 2017 03:04:01 +0000 Russian Chrome for Android users will now be prompted to pick their preferred search engine <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>After reaching an out-of-court settlement, Google has now made its Chrome browser display a prompt to Russian users of Android devices, asking them to select their preferred search engine. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Stergios Georgopoulos) Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:28:02 +0000 Google will open Android to competing search engines in Russia <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google has reached an out-of-court settlement with the Federal Antimonopoly Service of the Russian Federation and will open up Android to competing search engines and applications in Russia. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vishal Laul) Mon, 17 Apr 2017 19:44:02 +0000 Russian government fines Google for abusing Android market power <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google, and its parent company Alphabet, has found itself in hot water with regulators once again. Russian authorities found the Android-maker abused its market position by being anti-competitive. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Fri, 12 Aug 2016 07:32:01 +0000 Russian government wants to ban Windows, get more tax dollars from Google, Apple <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>The Russian government wants to force US technology companies like Apple and Google to pay taxes on apps and services sold online. It also wants to ban Windows from government machines. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Vlad Dudau) Wed, 10 Feb 2016 11:32:01 +0000 Yandex Browser Beta <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Yandex Browser is a simple and easy-to-use internet browser. Its clutter-free interface gives you plenty of space for viewing webpages. Webpages load rapidly even with low connection speeds. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Razvan Serea) Mon, 11 Jan 2016 21:36:01 +0000 Google ordered to unbundle features from Android in Russia <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google must change its default and bundled app agreements with Android hardware producers by mid-November, following a new ruling by Russia&#039;s antitrust body that says its practices are uncompetitive. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Matt Blowes) Tue, 06 Oct 2015 05:00:01 +0000 Google to be fined in Russia after allegedly monopolizing competition <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Google was recently seen abusing its power in Russia, by forcing OEMs to pre-install Google services, as well as preventing the installations of third-party products such as competitor Yandex. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Justin Luna) Tue, 15 Sep 2015 10:18:01 +0000 Bing falls to #5 search engine, Yandex takes #4 <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/1177636001bingleaves.jpg" alt="" /></div>Bing has been surpassed in global search engine rankings, falling to the #5 spot as Russia&#039;s Yandex soars into 4th pace. Unsurprisingly Google still retains place #1 with over 65% market share <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tim Schiesser) Fri, 08 Feb 2013 10:28:36 +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 Apple continues thermonuclear war, teams up with Yandex in Russia <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="" alt="" /></div>Apple is partnering with Yandex to use the Russian search giant&#039;s APIs in its new in-house Maps app, and is said to be discussing making Yandex the default search provider for Russian iOS devices. <a href="">Read more...</a> (Tyler Holman) Mon, 17 Sep 2012 19:23:14 +0000 Russian Firefox drops Google for Yandex <div style="float:left;margin-right:10px;"><img src="/images/news/logos/firefox.png" alt="" /></div>Although Google has been the default search engine on popular web-browser Firefox's search bar (located right next to the address bar) for as long as many can remember, Russian users will soon find a new... <a href="">Read more...</a> () Sat, 10 Jan 2009 20:44:14 +0000