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Business |  Technology |  13.05.22

Russian Developers to Get Access to New VK Video Technologies

The VK Russian social network will allow developers of IT services to use the technologies of the VK Video platform. The social network will provide them with their own opportunities to create videos and broadcasts. This was announced by the technical director of VK, Alexander Tobol, according to the company’s press release. The social network

Business |  Technology |  12.05.22

Russian Post Service to Test Electric Truck in Urban Delivery

“Russian Post” intends to test the electric truck of the company Drive Electro, designed for the transportation of parcels and letters in Moscow. As reported by the Russian postal giant on May 12, the electric truck will be tested for urban delivery from sorting centers to branches.  As specified, the load capacity of the machine

Business |  Technology |  10.05.22

Russia Invented Machine for Building Base on Moon

The Rocket and Space Corporation (RSC) Energia, which is a part of the Roscosmos state corporation, has received a patent for inventions for engineering and construction work on the surface of the Moon.  “RSC Energia named after S.P. Korolev has received patents for two inventions: an engineering lunar machine and a mobile module to support

Business |  Technology |  06.05.22

Russian Experts to Create Mini-Drones That Fit in Pocket

In Russia, based on the experience of a special military operation in Ukraine, pocket-sized drones will be created, according to the official representative of the Rostec state corporation.  On February 24, Russia launched a special military operation to denazify and demilitarize Ukraine. Russia’s President, Vladimir Putin, called its goal “the protection of people who have

Business |  Technology |  02.05.22

Russia May Launch Programme for Automatic Video Fakes Detection This Year

The functions of auto-checking video recordings for the presence of elements generated using the so-called “deep fake” technologies may appear in test mode in social media players and browsers as early as 2022, according to the Director of the SafeNet regional engineering centre of the National Technology Initiative, Denis Kuvikov, on Monday, May 2.   The

Business |  Technology |  25.04.22

Aerospace Innovation Valley to Be Created in Ryazan Region

An aerospace innovation valley will be created in the Ryazan region of Russia, where it is planned to develop advanced technologies, materials and new types of products, as was reported on Monday by the press service of the Government of the Russian Federation.  “Aerospace, biomedical, and information technologies, as well as electronics and radio engineering

Business |  Technology |  11.04.22

Russia to Create Advanced Engineering Schools in Universities

Thirty advanced engineering schools will be created on the basis of Russian universities. For this, 36 billion rubles will be allocated within three years. In addition to budget financing, it is planned to attract another 1.5 billion rubles from extra-budgetary sources.   “The government is launching a federal project to create 30 advanced engineering schools at

Business |  Technology |  08.04.22

Russian IT Companies to Get Grants Covering Up to 80% of Project Cost

The Russian government has expanded grant support to domestic IT companies. Now they will be able to count on subsidies covering 80 per cent of the cost of projects, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers reported on Friday. The relevant resolutions were signed by the country’s Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin.  “The resolutions amended

Business |  Technology |  04.04.22

Russia to Create New Non-Traditional Weapons, Deputy Prime Minister Says

The new state armament program of Russia will be aimed at creating qualitatively new, including non-traditional types of weapons, Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Borisov said at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.  “The new GPV [state armament program] will be aimed at creating qualitatively new, including non-traditional types of weapons, such as directed energy

Business |  Technology |  01.04.22

Russia Modernized Oldest Operating Power Reactor

Specialists of the Russian Research Institute of Nuclear Reactors have successfully completed a large-scale repair and modernization of the VK-50 multipurpose research reactor facility in Dimitrovgrad, Ulyanovsk region.  For the first time in the last 20 years, the installation has supplied 50 MW of electrical power to the network. VK-50 is Russia’s first and only

Business |  Technology |  29.03.22

Russian Schoolboy Taught Crows Separate Garbage

The project of a pupil of the children’s technopark “Izobretarium” from Reutov, Moscow Region, to train crows to collect garbage and sort it using a neural network won first place at the XVIII Baltic Scientific and Engineering International Competition.  The XVIII Baltic Scientific and Engineering International Competition was held in St. Petersburg from 21 to

Business |  Technology |  21.03.22

Tomsk Scientists Developed Russia’s First Ozone Converter for Aircraft

Scientists of the Chemical Faculty of Tomsk State University (TSU) have developed the first ozone converter in Russia, which will be installed in the domestic MS-21 (MC-21) aircraft.  According to the acting dean of the Faculty, Alexey Knyazev, at an altitude of 11 thousand meters, the plane enters an area where the concentration of ozone