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vkontakte

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Snowden offered job at Russia's top social network

Hours after the fugitive was given temporary asylum in Russia, the country's hugely popular VKontakte site offers him work as a programmer.

By Aug. 1, 2013

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Facebook opens public data to Russian search engine Yandex

Posts and comments from Facebook users in Russia will now wend their way to Yandex's search results.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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Zuckerberg meets with Russia's PM Medvedev

Facebook is looking to beef up its presence in Russia, although it has no plans to open an office there.

By Oct. 1, 2012

Review

Instagram for Windows Phone

With too many missing features, Instagram for Windows Phone is not ready for prime time.

By Nov. 20, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 20, 2013

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'Russia's Zuckerberg' throws money out the window

27-year-old Pavel Durov spends some of his weekend tossing paper planes made of 5,000-ruble (around $160) notes out of his office window. A crowd scrambles to pick up the money.

By May. 29, 2012

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'From Facebook With Love': Zuckerberg heads to Russia

The Facebook CEO travels to Russia next month to visit the prime minister and a billionaire industrialist, The Wall Street Journal reports. Russia is a country the social network has yet to dominate.

By Sep. 26, 2012

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Mark Zuckerberg: Internet missionary, Facebook colonizer

Facebook's CEO wants to create a path to Internet access for the 5 billion people still unconnected. How nice. Of course, eventually those people will turn into a revenue stream for his company.

By Aug. 22, 2013

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Mahdi malware creators add new features

Researchers find new version of the malware and a possible Flame connection and offer a tool for checking if your computer is infected.

By Jul. 25, 2012

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Facebook investor Mail.ru announces IPO pricing

Russia-based Mail.ru, also an investor in social-gaming company Zynga, seeks a $23.70- to $27.70-per-share price on the London Stock Exchange.

By Oct. 25, 2010

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Facebook gets $200 million from European firm

Social networking investment group Digital Sky Technologies puts $200 million into Facebook in exchange for a nearly 2 percent stake, but no seat on the board.

By May. 26, 2009