The Russian ‘splinternet’ is here

Technology Manias – EᐯEᖇYTᕼIᑎG YOᑌ ᑎEEᗪ IᑎᗪEEᗪ

Russia is being cut off from the rest of the online world — both by U.S. companies severing ties and by the Russian government itself. This week the Kremlin throttled and restricted U.S. social media, then on Friday blocked Facebook altogether. At the same time, U.S. internet provider Cogent — one of the largest carriers in Russia — said it was cutting its service from the country. And the smartphone market is shrinking after Apple announced it will no longer sell its products in Russia. Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine…

The post The Russian ‘splinternet’ is here appeared first on Technology Manias.

The Russian ‘splinternet’ is here was first posted on March 5, 2022 at 2:03 am.
©2021 “Technology Manias“. Use of this feed is for personal non-commercial use only. If you are not reading this article in your feed reader, then the site is guilty of copyright infringement. Please contact me at

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *