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Phil Bradley Offers a Video on Using Yandex

Librarian and Search Guy Phil Bradley is offering training now – and has created a video about using Yandex. You don’t have to sign up to see the video; it’s embedded directly at the link and is about ten minutes long.

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Bookmarklets Aren't Dead, Just Hard to Find

I’ve tested quite a few web browsers in my time and had my favorites (Opera 12 and Flock) and my least favorites (like Internet Explorer and Chrome)  These days I’m using Chrome based browsers, such as Citrio, Yandex and Opera (I always come back) but one thing hasn’t changed much. 300 more words

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Made in Russia Self Driving Electric Minibus

Yandex announced a partnership on Wednesday with Russian truck manufacturer Kamaz, whose shareholders include the Russian government, Daimler, and the government-backed NAMI automotive research facility. 128 more words

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Russia's Google equivalent is building a self-driving shuttle

The Google equivalent in every major market where Google doesn’t really play is making a self-driving car of some kind, and Russia is the latest to join the fray. 198 more words

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Yandex applies AI to filter annoying ads on Android, powered by user reports

The rise in consumer usage of ad blockers is leading to a few creative alternatives to try to achieve a ‘better relationship’ between ad tech and web browsers. 372 more words

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Russian court rejects Google's latest Android antitrust appeal

Google has had another appeal against Android antitrust charges turned down by a Russian court, according to local news agency Interfax (via Reuters).

At issue is how the company requires handset makers using its Android OS to also pre-load Google apps and services onto devices in order to get access to the Play app store — which Russian search rival Yandex had argued is a breach of local competition rules. 534 more words

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Sharing is Caring.....

Last week one of the more flirtatious patients offered us a bottle of wine last week if his glasses were ready on Friday. It wasn’t really a bribe since his first few comments were more of the fishing kind. 734 more words

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