BUSINESS: According to Uptodown research
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BUSINESS: According to Uptodown research

*, the most widely used Android mobile devices worldwide. The Uptodown App Store published an analysis based on traffic data. It identified the most popular brands of Android smartphones and their models in different regions. Samsung is the first to rank in the world for a model that was introduced in 2016,. The most popular…

TECHNOLOGY – VK Purchases Edtech Companies In Brazil And Russia
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TECHNOLOGY – VK Purchases Edtech Companies In Brazil And Russia

In the past few months, Russian Internet major VK (previously Mail.ru Group) demonstrated a strong appetite for online education — both in Russia and abroad.   In August the group, partnering with Alexander Galitsky, integrated its properties Skillbox and GeekBrains into a holding called Skillbox Limited. In October, VK completed the move with the integration…

BUSINESS: Nick Cannon Appointed To Chair Triad Combat Saturday, November 27,
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BUSINESS: Nick Cannon Appointed To Chair Triad Combat Saturday, November 27,

Arlington, TX, Nov. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Triller Fight Club have announced the addition of Nick Cannon, beloved comedian, rapper, actor and television host of the red-hot Masked Singer TV series. Fans know his work from America’s Got Talent, the Nick Cannon Show and his popular Wild ‘N Out series. Mr. Cannon will serve as…

FRANCE NEWS: Vaughters: Our biggest frustration in 2021 was the Tour de France
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FRANCE NEWS: Vaughters: Our biggest frustration in 2021 was the Tour de France

EF-Nippo’s Tour de France finishers (Image credit: Getty Images) After several of their top names – such as Michael Woods, Sep Vanmarcke and Dani Martinez – moved on last year, 2021 was not likely to be a straightforward season for EF Education-Nippo, but that didn’t mean it would be a bad one, either. In an…

EUROPE BUSINESS: Eco Rating, The New Labelling Scheme That Rates The Environmental Impact Of New Smartphones, Sees More Manufacturers Joining Its Scheme And Expands Globally
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EUROPE BUSINESS: Eco Rating, The New Labelling Scheme That Rates The Environmental Impact Of New Smartphones, Sees More Manufacturers Joining Its Scheme And Expands Globally

Mobile phone eco rating scheme now set to expand globally. Consumer mobile phone labelling scheme launched in 24 European countries by Deutsche Telekom, Orange, Telefónica, Telia Company and Vodafone now set to expand globally Fairphone, Realme and vivo join Eco Rating, now 15 manufacturers in total More than 150 mobile phone models now assessed by…

SPACE: ESA And GHGSat Support New International Methane Emissions Observatory
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SPACE: ESA And GHGSat Support New International Methane Emissions Observatory

Applications 03/11/2021 537 views 26 likes In the first 20 years of reaching the atmosphere, methane has more than 80 times the warming power of carbon dioxide. Reducing emissions of this extremely potent gas is, therefore, one of the fastest ways of slowing the rate of global warming, at least in the short term –…

(***) (**) A Man From Ohio Pleaded Guilty To The Charge Of Attempting To Provide Material Assistance To A Foreign Terrorist Organization
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(***) (**) A Man From Ohio Pleaded Guilty To The Charge Of Attempting To Provide Material Assistance To A Foreign Terrorist Organization

An Ohio man, who was scheduled to start jury trial today, pleaded guilty Friday evening to one count of attempting to provide material support – himself, as personnel – to foreign terrorist organizations, namely ISIS and ISIS Wilayat Khorasan (ISIS-K). According to court documents, Naser Almadaoji, 22, an Iraqi-born U.S. citizen of Beavercreek, purchased a…

RUSSIA NEWS: Russia Considers Selling Power to Kazakhstan Amid Deficit Caused by Crypto Miners – Mining Bitcoin News
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RUSSIA NEWS: Russia Considers Selling Power to Kazakhstan Amid Deficit Caused by Crypto Miners – Mining Bitcoin News

RUSSIA NEWS: State-owned Russian energy giant Inter RAO is now discussing electricity supplies for Kazakhstan where crypto miners have allegedly caused a spike in consumption this year. The country is expecting the power deficit to reach 600 megawatts as demand during the winter increases even further. RUSSIA NEWS: Kazakhstan Likely to Buy Electricity From Russian…

TECHNOLOGY: Now A Top Global Crypto Mining Location, Russia Considers Introducing Higher Energy Tariffs
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TECHNOLOGY: Now A Top Global Crypto Mining Location, Russia Considers Introducing Higher Energy Tariffs

Russia has become one of the world’s top three locations for bitcoin mining activity, following China’s crackdown on crypto earlier this year.  In August 2021, according to the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index,  bitcoin miners in Russia accounted for 13.6% of the total global BTC mining hash rate distribution, bested by only the United States (26.2%) and Kazakhstan (21.9%). Energy consumption has grown…

AFRICA NEWS: Africa: Tedros is the Only Nominee to Next WHO Director General
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AFRICA NEWS: Africa: Tedros is the Only Nominee to Next WHO Director General

The appointment of the next Director-General of the World Health Organization will take place at the Seventy-fifth World Health Assembly in May 2022 (WHA75). The WHO’s chief administrative and technical officer, the Director-General, is his. The election process began when Member States, through a circular letter sent by the WHO Secretariat in April 2021, were…

BUSINESS: World Self-Propelled Trucks Overview 2020: Statistical Data For 200 Countries
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BUSINESS: World Self-Propelled Trucks Overview 2020: Statistical Data For 200 Countries

DUBLIN, Oct. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The “World – Self-Propelled Trucks Fitted with Lifting or Handling Equipment, Non-Powered by an Electric Motor – Market analysis, Forecast, Size, Trends and Insights. Update: COVID-19 Impact” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report provides an in-depth analysis of the global self-propelled truck market. Within it, you…

RUSSIA NEWS: Former Ambassador Michael McFaul on Putin’s Russia
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RUSSIA NEWS: Former Ambassador Michael McFaul on Putin’s Russia

RUSSIA NEWS: In this episode of “Intelligence Matters,” host Michael Morell speaks with Michael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to Russia and current director of the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University. Morell and McFaul discuss Russian President Vladimir Putin’s main geopolitical objectives and personal anxieties about the West. McFaul shares behind-the-scenes details…

RUSSIA NEWS: Putin’s Russia today
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RUSSIA NEWS: Putin’s Russia today

RUSSIA NEWS: In this episode of “Intelligence Matters,” host Michael Morell speaks with Michael McFaul, former U.S. ambassador to Russia and current director of the Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies at Stanford University. Morell and McFaul discuss Russian President Vladimir Putin’s main geopolitical objectives and personal anxieties about the West. McFaul shares behind-the-scenes details…

INDIA NEWS: India’s Central Asian Outreach
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INDIA NEWS: India’s Central Asian Outreach

INDIA NEWS: The dramatic developments in Afghanistan have sparked new geostrategic as well as geoeconomic concerns for the region. India must reevaluate its relationship with the region, as the changing situation poses new challenges to India’s bilateral and regional ties with Central Asia. External affairs Minister S. Jaishankar visited the region earlier in the month,…

RUSSIA NEWS: Putin-Bennett talks take place amid tensions between Russia and West
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RUSSIA NEWS: Putin-Bennett talks take place amid tensions between Russia and West

RUSSIA NEWS: Russian’s Tass news agency highlighted talks Prime Minister Naftali Bennett and Russian President Vladimir Putin. This highlights the importance of not only the length of these talks, but also the overall Russian state media’s view of Israel and its role within Moscow’s foreign policies. Russia has been a topic of discussion lately, mostly…

RUSSIA NEWS: Kazakhstan Was Not Russia the Last Republic to Leave the USSR – The National Interest
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RUSSIA NEWS: Kazakhstan Was Not Russia the Last Republic to Leave the USSR – The National Interest

RUSSIA NEWS: For four days, the entire Union of Soviet Socialist Republics consisted of the Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic. This sounds like something Borat Margaret Sagdiyev would have said in satire. That is because Kazakhstan, not Russia, was the last territory of the former Soviet Union to secede. Moreover, its capital was the site of…

Front Page: Russian Cargo Craft Redocked To Station
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Front Page: Russian Cargo Craft Redocked To Station

Oct. 21, 2021: International Space Station Configuration. Four spaceships are parked at the space station including Northrop Grumman’s Cygnus space freighter; the SpaceX Crew Dragon vehicle; and Russia’s Soyuz MS-19 crew ship and ISS Progress 78 resupply ship.The uncrewed Russian Progress 78 spacecraft automatically docked to the International Space Station’s Nauka Multipurpose Laboratory Module at…

GOOGLE: Our Content Removal Transparency Report For January To June 2021
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GOOGLE: Our Content Removal Transparency Report For January To June 2021

D David Graff VP, Trust & Safety Courts and government agencies around the world regularly require that we remove content and information from various Google services like Google Search and YouTube. We review these demands carefully to determine if the content that is the subject of the request violates a specific local legal requirement. Because…

FRANCE NEWS: Durability and docility genes are the answers to the mystery of domestic horse origins
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FRANCE NEWS: Durability and docility genes are the answers to the mystery of domestic horse origins

Paris AFP ) The way humans move, fight, communicate, and trade with wild horses has changed. But this also meant that domesticated mares, stallions and wild horses would replace all of the wild populations — from western Europe to Mongolia — in the space of approximately five centuries. To pinpoint the beginning of this process,…

RUSSIA NEWS: Russian film crew return to Earth after shooting the first movie in space
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RUSSIA NEWS: Russian film crew return to Earth after shooting the first movie in space

RUSSIA NEWS: A Russian actor and a film director have returned to Earth after spending 12 days on the International Space Station shooting scenes for the first movie in orbit. According to live footage broadcast by the Russian space agency, Yulia Pesild and Klim Schiffenko landed on Kazakhstan’s steppe on Sunday as planned. They were…

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