Ukraine Crisis: Official Kremlin Website Down Amid Russian Invasion

Ukraine Crisis: Official Kremlin Website Down Amid Russian Invasion

The official web site of the Kremlin, the workplace of Russian President Vladimir Putin, kremlin.ru, was down on Saturday, following stories of denial of service (DDoS) assaults on varied different Russian authorities and state media web sites. The outages got here as Ukraine’s Vice Prime Minister mentioned it had launched an ‘IT military’ to fight […]

Meta to Bar Russian State Media From Running Ads, Monetising on Platform Amid Ukraine Crisis

Digital Services Act: How Sweeping EU Rules Would Curb Tech Companies

Fb on Friday restricted Russian state media’s means to earn cash on the social media platform as Moscow’s invasion of neighbouring Ukraine reached the streets of Kyiv. “We are actually prohibiting Russian state media from operating adverts or monetising on our platform anyplace on the earth,” Nathaniel Gleicher, the social media large’s safety coverage head, […]

Google Blocks RT, Other Russian Channels From Earning Ad Dollars on YouTube, Apps, Websites

Google Faces Antitrust Inquiry in India After News Publishers Complain

Google barred on Saturday Russia’s state-owned media outlet RT and different channels from receiving cash for adverts on their web sites, apps, and YouTube movies, much like a transfer by Fb after the invasion of Ukraine. Citing “extraordinary circumstances,” Google’s YouTube unit mentioned it was “pausing numerous channels’ potential to monetise on YouTube.” These included […]

EU Commission to remove Russian banks from SWIFT cross-border network

EU Commission to remove Russian banks from SWIFT cross-border network

The European Fee introduced to take away a lot of Russian banks from the Society for Worldwide Interbank Monetary Telecommunication (SWIFT) messaging system, geared toward hindering Russia’s capability to hold out cross-border funds.  In a joint assertion launched by the European Fee, leaders from France, Germany, Italy, the UK, Canada, and the USA highlighted their […]

Russian Invasion: Ukraine Volunteer Group Raises $4 Million in Bitcoin: Report

Russian Invasion: Ukraine Volunteer Group Raises $4 Million in Bitcoin: Report

A Ukrainian volunteer group that gives gear to the nation’s military has acquired over $4 million (roughly Rs. 30022.16 crore) in Bitcoin donations since Russia launched its invasion on Thursday, in line with blockchain evaluation agency Elliptic. London-based Elliptic mentioned earlier this month that donations to Ukrainian volunteer and hacking teams had soared as Russian […]

Ukraine Is Facing Internet Disruptions as Russian Troops Advance

Ukraine Is Facing Internet Disruptions as Russian Troops Advance

Web connectivity in Ukraine has been badly affected by the Russian invasion, notably within the southern and jap elements of the nation the place preventing has been heaviest, web blockage observatory NetBlocks mentioned on Saturday. Russian forces captured the southeastern Ukrainian metropolis of Melitopol on Saturday, Russia’s Interfax information company reported, as Moscow launched coordinated […]

Bitcoin dips 12% as Russian ruble hits all-time low against USD on Ukraine ‘military operation’

Bitcoin dips 12% as Russian ruble hits all-time low against USD on Ukraine 'military operation'

Bitcoin (BTC) fell to $34,300 in a single day on Feb. 24 as geopolitical tensions in Europe boiled over.  BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Supply: TradingView “Arguments each methods” for BTC worth outlook Information that Russia had launched a “particular army operation” in Ukraine despatched BTC/USD tumbling together with conventional markets, knowledge from Cointelegraph Markets […]

Bitcoin dips to $36.4K as Ukraine move sends Russian ruble to near 6-year lows vs. dollar

Bitcoin dips to $36.4K as Ukraine move sends Russian ruble to near 6-year lows vs. dollar

Bitcoin (BTC) fell to recent lows on Feb. 22 because the aftermath of Russia’s anticipated incursion into Ukraine triggered extra market woes. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Supply: TradingView Gold involves the rescue as Bitcoin wavers Knowledge from Cointelegraph Markets Professional and TradingView confirmed BTC/USD reaching $36,400 on Bitstamp in a single day Tuesday, its lowest […]

White House tells Chip Industry to Brace for Russian Supply Disruptions

Chip Shortage Feeds Frustration, Inflation in US

The White Home is warning the chip business to diversify its provide chain in case Russia retaliates towards threatened US export curbs by blocking entry to key supplies, folks acquainted with the matter mentioned. The potential for retaliation has garnered extra consideration in current days after Techcet, a market analysis group, revealed a report on February 1 highlighting […]

Russian tech and political executives denounce crypto ban proposal

Russian tech and political executives denounce crypto ban proposal

Russia’s current ban on crypto has drawn criticism from various large names, together with Alexei Navalny’s chief of workers Leonid Volkov, and Telegram founder Pavel Durov. On Jan. 20, Russia’s Central Financial institution revealed a report proposing a blanket ban on home crypto buying and selling and mining. The report said that the dangers of […]

Russian central bank proposes blanket ban on crypto mining and trading

Russian central bank proposes blanket ban on crypto mining and trading

In a report revealed on Thursday, The Central Financial institution of Russia has known as for a blanket ban on home cryptocurrency buying and selling and mining. The report titled “Cryptocurrencies: tendencies, dangers, measures” compares cryptocurrencies to a Ponzi scheme and calls for a whole ban on their use all through Russia. The authors declare […]

Apple iPhone SE+ 5G and new iPad Air listed by Russian EEC

Apple iPhone SE+ 5G and new iPad Air listed by Russian EEC

Three unreleased Apple gadgets have been licensed by the Russia-based EEC (Eurasian Financial Fee) regulator. These carry the identifiers A2595, A2783, and A2784 – doubtless the third-gen iPhone SE (to be referred to as SE+ 5G), and A2588, A2589, A2591, A2696, A2757, A2759, A2761, A2766, and A2777 – anticipated to be the fifth-gen Apple iPad […]

Owner of Russian bank Tinkoff acquires Swiss digital asset firm

Owner of Russian bank Tinkoff acquires Swiss digital asset firm

TCS Group, the proprietor of the most important personal Russian financial institution Tinkoff, is gaining publicity to digital belongings. The agency has invested in Swiss digital asset service supplier Aximetria, which is ready to develop into the corporate’s first main crypto-related outfit, native information company The Bell reported Wednesday. Citing information from Aximetria, the report […]