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· June, 2010

Stories about Russia from June, 2010

28 June 2010

Russia: New Initiatives Indicate Government's Fear of the New Media

RuNet Echo

Alexey Sidorenko writes about the Russian government's attempts to control cyberspace - and its apparent fear of the new media.

Russia, US: “Burger Diplomacy”

Ukraine: Gorbachev and Chernobyl

Russia: Blogger Finds a Vulnerability in E-Gov Portal

26 June 2010

Russia: Bloggers React to President Medvedev's Silicon Valley Tour

RuNet Echo

For the first 24 hours, Dmitry Medvedev's @KremlinRussia Twitter account provided a unique opportunity to send unmoderated comments to the Russian president. Then all the comments were removed, and the...

21 June 2010

Russia: Flaws and Pitfalls of the Subsidized “Social” Internet Plan

RuNet Echo

Gregory Asmolov examines the potential of the Russian government's two new initiatives that aim at reducing the digital divide in the country.

20 June 2010

Russia: Analysis of Hacker Attacks On Bloggers

RuNet Echo

Over the last five years, more than 40 RuNet bloggers have become targets of hacker attacks, most of which were carried out by a group of hackers named The Brigade...

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