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When Trump’s former national security adviser Michael Flynn pled guilty to lying to the FBI about contact with a Russian ambassador, it brought Robert Mueller’s investigation right into Trump’s innermost circle. We don’t know what’s next in the election meddling probe, but the vice grip on Flynn is tight. Trump…

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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Thibault Camus/AP/REX/Shutterstock (7887620c) Facebook logo is displayed in a start-up companies gathering at Paris’ Station F, in Paris Facebook, Paris, France – 17 Jan 2017Image: Thibault Camus/AP/REX/Shutterstock By Karissa Bell2017-10-02 23:12:42 UTC Facebook is finally making clear just how pervasive Russia-bought political ads were on its…

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In this Blockchain era where technology promises to digitize virtually any type of assets, the emergence of gold-backed tokens comes as no surprise. The concept is not new, but we are now witnessing its first applications. One of these projects is propelled by Goldmint, a company with Russian roots now preparing…

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Grishin Robotics, an international venture fund with Russian roots, is investing massively in bikesharing platforms. Over the past four months the fund has completed no less than three deals in this segment: In May, it led an $8 million Series A funding round for Spin, a pioneer in this field in the US market….

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373 Shares Mark Zuckerberg, possibly thinking about all that sweet Russian cash.Image: Adam Berry/Getty Images By Jack Morse2017-09-07 02:42:20 UTC So Facebook reportedly sold thousands of ads to a shady Russian company trying to influence voters around the 2016 U.S. presidential election. This much we know. What is less clear,…

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1.3k Shares Image:  AP/REX/Shutterstock By Adario Strange2017-08-05 21:48:52 UTC You already know that the golfing, TV watching, Twitter-obsessed U.S. president is on vacation, but you might not have known that Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is on vacation, too.  Luckily for you, we just got our hands on Putin’s vacay photos,…

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In 2015, U.S. intelligence agencies monitoring the communications of Russian agents overheard them talking “about meetings held outside the U.S. involving Russian government officials and Trump business associates or advisers.” That was before Donald J. Trump’s presidential campaign began. The Wall Street Journal reports that “In light of…

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