Russia launched a service for electronic signing of contracts

The Russian Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media has launched a mobile application "Gosklyuch", which allows users of the "Gosuslugi" portal to sign documents electronically.


Russian authorities have defined what is artificial intelligence

The Ministry of Economic Development has determined the criteria for projects in the field of artificial intelligence. These include computer vision, natural language processing, speech recognition and synthesis, intelligent decision support, and the creation of universal artificial intelligence. Projects in this area will receive subsidies totalling 12 billion rubles.


Roskomnadzor will calculate the number of users of foreign Internet resources

The Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media has developed a methodology for determining the daily number of users of information resources of large foreign IT companies. It will take effect on 2 August.


The cyber responsibility syndrome

How Russia invites the world to fight against Internet crime.


Russian Ministry of Digital Development will coordinate development of production and communication technologies

State-owned companies, in cooperation with the Ministry of Digital Development, have already prepared roadmaps that set directions for supporting two important high-tech areas, said Maxim Parshin, Deputy Minister of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation.


Roskomnadzor will open access to previously blocked content

The Russian regulator will help users to restore access to previously blocked content on social networks. This became possible due to a government decree that came into force on 24 July.


Russian high school students to learn computer languages

Russian Deputy Prime Minister: Russian high school students will be able to learn computer languages for free


Features of virtual space and "digital hygiene" for children - youth digital ombudsperson in Artek

Youth digital ombudsperson Dmitry Gulyaev became one of the speakers of the final of the Bolshaya Peremena competition for grades 5-7, which was held at the Artek children camp, Republic of Crimea from 8 to 14 July. The award ceremony took place on 15 July.