• Russia tells leading tech firms to open offices in the country or face consequences

    9 days ago - By Tech Radar

    Russia has reportedly demanded that 13 tech firms, most based in the US, to have an official representation on Russian soil, latest by 2022, or be prepared to face repercussions. The list of companies include Apple, Google, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok, Telegram , Zoom , Viber, Spotify , Likee, Discord , Pinterest, and Twitch. As per reports, the demand from Russia's communications regulator Roskomnadzor adds that failure to comply will permit the regulator to take "coercive measures," such as removing the foreign businesses from Russian web search results, banning them from advertising, or...
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