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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.

The US deems VK to be a pirate site site
The US deems VK to be a pirate site site
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VKontakte has been put on a US list of pirate sites for the fourth time in a row.

Is Russia prepared to pay? - Spotify could be up and running in Russia by Spring
Is Russia prepared to pay? - Spotify could be up and running in Russia by Spring
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Music streaming service Spotify is advertising for a Head of PR for its Moscow offices.

Telegram: The Durov brothers' latest project draws in 100,000 users a day
Telegram: The Durov brothers' latest project draws in 100,000 users a day
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Users of Telegram, the Durov brothers' mobile messaging service, have doubled in number.

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