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Rich, smart, and -- apparently -- sexy: Yandex CEO Arkady Volozh is GQ man of the year

Russian president Vladimir Putin to unveil new government

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Lengthy and secretive government-forming process expected to result in a line-up dominated by Putin loyalistsThe Russian president, Vladimir Putin, will unveil a government dominated by loyalists on Monday, leaving the prime minister, Dmitry Medvedev, limited scope to pursue a reform agenda.Medvedev, 46, named as PM after Putin returned to the...
Russian president Vladimir Putin to unveil new government

Come Invade Russia With Us - TechCrunch Moscow Returns On 9-10 December

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It only seems like five minutes ago now, but we started a TechCrunch Moscow Meetup back in 2010. As one of the first ever startup and investment oriented events in Russia, the reaction was fantastic, and we repeated the event again last year. So we’re excited to announce we’ll be...
Come Invade Russia With Us - TechCrunch Moscow Returns On 9-10 December

Mark Zuckerberg to meet with Russian PM Medvedev in Moscow and visit Skolkovo next week: Report

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Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is going East, with or without his dog called Beast. The Russian version of Forbes reports that the social network mogul is heading to Moscow to meet with Prime Minister and former President of Russia, social media-savvy Dmitry Medvedev. You may remember that, in...
Mark Zuckerberg to meet with Russian PM Medvedev in Moscow and visit Skolkovo next week: Report

As Amazon reportedly opens a Moscow office, what competition does it face in Russia?

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Editor’s note: This article originally appeared on East-West Digital News, a leading English-language resource on Russian digital industries and related venture activity. The Russian edition of Forbes reported this morning – referring to “several sources on the publishing market” – that Amazon has opened a representative office in Moscow. Arkady Vitrouk, who was previously director...
As Amazon reportedly opens a Moscow office, what competition does it face in Russia?

Yandex pays $1m for 25% stake in geophysical data firm Seismotech

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Expanding into yet another new market, Russian search giant Yandex announced this morning that it has acquired a 25% stake in seismic data processing company Seismotech for $1 million and will provide the resources to expand the company’s work in geophysical exploration. Following its investment, Yandex will supply the “computing...
Yandex pays $1m for 25% stake in geophysical data firm Seismotech

Face.com Is Definitely Being Acquired By Facebook Say Sources

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The purchase of Face.com by Facebook is happening and is a done deal, say multiple TechCrunch sources. Those familiar with the matter have confirmed the price will be $100m, as per the media speculation in the last few days. So far Face.com itself has declined to comment. CEO Gil Hirsch...
Face.com Is Definitely Being Acquired By Facebook Say Sources

Yandex’s CEO on Why Google+ Won’t Work

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We’re in Moscow this week reporting and for three days, my husband and I have been trying to get over to see Lenin. We’re staying pretty near Red Square, but we’ve somehow always managed to show up at the exact times his tomb is closed. Did you know Lenin is...
Yandex’s CEO on Why Google+ Won’t Work

The DLD Conference heads to moscow with top-notch speakers in tow

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The Digital-Life-Design (DLD) conference is making a leap into emerging markets to hold an event at the end of the month in Moscow. Naturally, Russia’s digital giants will be in attendance; Dmitry Grishin, CEO of Mail.Ru, Pavel Durov, CEO of Vkontakte and Arkady Volozh CEO at Yandex will take to the stage...
The DLD Conference heads to moscow with top-notch speakers in tow

From Russia with love: How media consumption and production is changing in the East

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The Digital Life Design conference (DLD) opened up this morning with a panel discussion between media heavy weights and tech giants around strategies for the future. Moderated by Thomas Künstener, Vice President of Booz & Co, Dmitry Grishin, CEO of Mail.ru, Ahmet Özer, CEO of Trader Media East, Arkady Volozh,...
From Russia with love: How media consumption and production is changing in the East
Inside Yandex’s Plan for its Next $1 Billion in Annual Revenue

Yandex revenue continues to slow in Q1 2013 - up 36% to $257m - but profit rises 79% to $72m

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Russian Internet giant Yandex continued to sees its growth slow after it reported first quarter 2013 revenues of RUR 8.0 billion ($257.3 million), up 36 percent year-on-year, however its net income of RUR 2.2 billion ($72.2 million), is a 79 percent increase on a year previous. The figures are lower than those of...
Yandex revenue continues to slow in Q1 2013 - up 36% to $257m - but profit rises 79% to $72m

TechCrunch Moscow Returns On 9-10 December -- Unpacking Russia's Tech Boom

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Back in 2010 we held the first TechCrunch Moscow. We were back last year, and return again this December with two days packed with speakers and startups. You can register here. Co-organized by Digital October, Kite Ventures, and AOL Tech Media, and backed by numerous partners. The third TechCrunch Moscow...
TechCrunch Moscow Returns On 9-10 December -- Unpacking Russia's Tech Boom

Yandex expands global search index from 4 billion to ‘tens of billions’ of pages

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Russian search engine company Yandex has significantly boosted its global search index from 4 billion pages indexed to ‘tens of billions’ of pages, according to a spokesperson. Yandex CEO Arkady Volozh announced the expansion of its search index, which has happened gradually since its launch in May 2010 and not...
Yandex expands global search index from 4 billion to ‘tens of billions’ of pages
Russian search engine Yandex may sell its share of Face.com to Facebook

Yandex: ‘Plenty of room’ despite growing Google threat

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How big can Russia’s No 1 search engine really get? That’s the question facing Yandex after a relatively strong quarter failed to excite investors — perhaps indicating concerns about the long-term future of the business have not been entirely killed off. Announcing its latest financial results, the Moscow-based company said...
Yandex: ‘Plenty of room’ despite growing Google threat
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