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Yandex Music gets a makeover
Yandex Music gets a makeover
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Site better tailored to Russian market with new recommendation function and integration with VK

Video loop service Coub receives $2.5 million investment
Video loop service Coub receives $2.5 million investment
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Funding from Vkontakte cofounders will go towards global expansion

Vkontakte suffers massive drop in profit
Vkontakte suffers massive drop in profit
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Net annual profit at Russia's leading social network has fallen from $15 million two years ago to just $225k.

Game over - this time Pavel Durov really has left VK
Game over - this time Pavel Durov really has left VK
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It seems that the founder of Russia's #1 social network has finally been ousted. Here's how and why. 

Music Studios declare war on VKontakte
Music Studios declare war on VKontakte
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Sony Music, Universal Music and Warner Music all file claims against VKontakte

Going, going, gone - Pavel Durov quits VK
Going, going, gone - Pavel Durov quits VK
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The founder of Russia's #1 social network has left, citing pressure to betray the project's founding principles.

UCP offers 48% of VK to Mail.ru, price too high
UCP offers 48% of VK to Mail.ru, price too high
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The deal, if agreed upon, would make Alisher Usmanov's internet holding the sole owner of Russia's #1 social network.

Mail.ru buys 12% of VK, increases stake to 52%
Mail.ru buys 12% of VK, increases stake to 52%
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VK General Director Pavel Durov said that the move was a 'positive step' for Russia's most popular social network.

Forbes ranks the Top-10 Russian internet companies
Forbes ranks the Top-10 Russian internet companies
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The rankings, which don't include e-commerce companies, are based on total revenue in 2013. Yandex tops the list.

How oligarchs and bureaucrats control the Russian internet
How oligarchs and bureaucrats control the Russian internet
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This map brings to life the complex web of partnership, ownership and influence behind the internet in Russia.

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