The Сenter signed a cooperation agreement with MGIMO and the Сenter for training leaders and team of digital transformation GSSU RANEPA

Center for Global IT-Cooperation, MGIMO and the Center for Training Leaders and Digital Transformation Teams of GSSU RANEPA signed a cooperation agreement.  The parties will conduct joint activities and research in the field of digital transformation and artificial intelligence.


Authorities and state companies created a “white book” of technologies

What problems hinder the development of high-tech areas in Russia?


Twitter, Viber and TikTok start enforcing “Landing” Law

According to Roskomnadzor, Zoom also sent an application for registration of a personal account.


Metaverse is giving signs

Over the past year, the creators of the metaverse have earned more than $0.5 billion from sustainable real estate. This amount falls mostly on the “big four” - The Sandbox, Decentraland, Cryptovoxels and Somnium. In addition to them, the implementation of such facilities is measured by dozens of other companies. Almost $90 million worth of land was purchased in January of this year. According to analysts, at this rate of sale, it is planned to raise $1 billion by the end of the year. Will ordinary users be able to buy digital real estate? And what to do with these assets?


The promotion campaign #MyCharter starts on the Safer Internet Day

On February 8, Safer Internet Day, the Alliance for Protection of Children in the Digital Environment announces the launch of the #MyCharter campaign. It is held in support of the principles of the “Digital Childhood Ethics” Charter.


Russian “digital attaсhes” are to work abroad

The Ministry of Digital Development has begun recruiting specialists to work as “digital attachés”. Their task will be to support the export of Russian IT products, that by the end of 2021 could exceed $10 billion.


Internet Development Institute opens call for applications for creating video games and projects in social networks

The Internet Development Institute (IDI) has opened a call for applications for the creation of socially significant content for young people and national content in the digital environment, the organizers expect to receive a significant number of large projects in the bloggers’ sphere, social networks, as well as video series and video games. This was reported by the press service of the IDI.


A coalition of companies developed technical standard to combat deepfakes

Thanks to the new standard, platforms will be able to detect who created and modified the information.