Yandex News

Microsoft Bing and Yandex Develop New Search Engine Protocol Called IndexNow / Digital Information World

One might assume that Google is the only search engine in the world worth talking about, but Bing has been making a lot of headway recently and if you take a look at a few other countries you would realize that Google’s influence is by no means universal. For example, in Russia the most popular engine turns out to be Yandex and this is the sort of thing that can work in the favor of Google’s competitors since they can work together to make changes that would potentially supplant… Source link

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Microsoft Bing, Yandex Create New Search Protocol

Microsoft Bing and Russian search engine Yandex on Monday announced a new protocol designed to speed up search updates of websites. Called IndexNow, the protocol uses an API to allow websites to easily notify search engines whenever content is created, updated, or deleted. Once the search engines are notified of updates they can quickly crawl and reflect the website changes in their index and search results. “Ensuring timely information is… Source link

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Yandex sees interest in driverless deliveries in Dubai — company – Business & Economy

MOSCOW, October 18. /TASS/. Yandex sees interest in the application of driverless technologies for deliveries in Dubai, the press service of the Russian technology company told TASS on Monday. “We see much interest in self-driving technologies in delivery worldwide, including this region,” the company said. Negotiations with potential partners are underway now, the press service added. The Nation News reported earlier that Yandex was considering an opportunity to launch robotic couriers… Source link

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Yandex NV (YNDX): Hedge Funds Are Bullish

The Insider Monkey team has completed processing the quarterly 13F filings for the June quarter submitted by the hedge funds and other money managers included in our extensive database. Most hedge fund investors experienced strong gains on the back of a strong market performance, which certainly propelled them to adjust their equity holdings so as to maintain the desired risk profile. As a result, the relevancy of these public filings and their content is indisputable, as they may reveal… Source link

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Yandex news aggregator starts warning Russian readers which sources are ‘foreign agents’ – Meduza

Yandex’s news aggregator has started labeling content from media outlets designated as “foreign agents” in Russia. The website now displays the words “FOREIGN AGENT” next to these publications’ names, followed by a dropdown menu that contains a full legal disclosure.  There’s some dispute about whether the law actually requires Yandex to share these designations.  Spokespeople for the company told Interfax that Russia’s laws on news aggregators require Yandex to comply with… Source link

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Yandex N : Employees Win International Collegiate Programming Contest

Valeriya Ryabchikova, a junior software developer with Yandex’s e-commerce platform Yandex.Market, has won the 44thInternational Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC) in Moscow as part of a team of three representing Nizhny Novgorod University. The silver medal was taken by a three-member team that included another Yandex employee, Aleksander Kernozhitsky, a student at Belarusian State University. At Yandex, Aleksander is working on distributed… Source link

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