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Meta withdraws request for Oversight Board’s advice on Russia-Ukraine war content policy

Facebook’s parent company cited "safety and security concerns" as the reason why. But it raises questions about the legitimacy of the...

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Google Play users in Russia can no longer update or download paid apps: All you need to know

On March 10, Google Play billing was paused in Russia due to sanctions over its invasion of Ukraine. Google Play has started blocking the...

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DJI is halting all shipments to Russia and Ukraine to slow weaponization of drones

Chinese drone maker DJI has confirmed to The Verge that it is halting all shipments of its products to both Russia and Ukraine and will no longer...

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Ukraine says it stopped a Russian cyberattack on its power grid

A hacking group tied to the Russian government was foiled in its attempt to shut down Ukrainian power infrastructure. The attack is similar to...

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The US government reportedly paid to send Starlink terminals to Ukraine

SpaceX implied that it donated Starlink terminals to Ukraine without any financial assistance from the US. A federal agency reportedly paid it...

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Fortnite raised $144 million for Ukraine relief

Developer Epic Games has announced that, following two weeks of fundraising efforts, it has managed to raise $144 million through Fortnite to support...

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Russian regulator says it will fine Google over Ukraine war videos

Russian communications regulator Roskomnadzor is threatening to fine Google for failing to comply with the country’s orders to remove "illegal...

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How news podcasts quickly popped up to cover Ukraine

NPR, BBC, CNN, The Telegraph, and other news outlets quickly launched podcasts or pivoted existing shows to cover Putin’s invasion of Ukraine....

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Apple, Google close loophole that allowed Russians to use payment services

Even though Apple Pay and Google Pay have stopped working within Russia, the Russian people aren’t completely cut off from their money. Here's...

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No more Spotify in Russia! Here's why

Spotify is now looking to shut services in the country due to the new media law, according to which spreading fake news about the military is...

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Russian military reportedly hacked into European satellites at start of Ukraine war

US officials have reportedly concluded that Russian military hackers are behind a cyberattack on satellite internet systems that disrupted Ukrainian...

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Ukraine is selling a timeline of the Russian invasion as NFTs

Ukraine’s Ministry of Digital Transformation is selling a timeline of its ongoing war with Russia as a series of non-fungible tokens, or NFTs, as...

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DJI drones, Ukraine, and Russia — what we know about AeroScope

Ukraine accused China’s DJI — the world’s leading drone maker — of letting Russia target innocent civilians with missiles using DJI drone...

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Epic Games, Xbox to donate two weeks of Fortnite proceeds for Ukraine relief

As a part of the relief operations, Microsoft will also be donating all its Fortnite proceeds during this time ‘so that we can get more aid to the...

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Russia denies cosmonauts wore yellow in support of Ukraine

Russian space agency Roscosmos has rejected claims that its three cosmonauts wore yellow and blue suits in support of Ukraine. Roscosmos says these...

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Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 2 bring major changes, adds Doctor Strange to the list: Here's what's new

Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 2: Fortnite Chapter 3 Season 2 removes buidling, adds a handful of characters, weapons: Here's what's new in this...

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Fortnite has already raised $36 million for Ukraine relief

Fortnite developer Epic Games has raised $36 million in a day to help with humanitarian efforts in Ukraine, fueled largely the battle royale game’s...

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Epic is donating two weeks of Fortnite proceeds to Ukraine relief

Fortnite developer Epic Games has announced that all proceeds from Fortnite’s new season will go directly to Ukraine humanitarian efforts for two...

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Humble Bundle organizes Stand With Ukraine charity bundle

Humble Bundle has released a charity games bundle benefiting relief efforts in Ukraine. The bundle will be on sale until March 25th, featuring over...

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Ukraine legalizes cryptocurrency as it receives millions in crypto donations

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has signed into law a bill that legalizes the country’s crypto sector. It appoints financial watchdogs,...

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Meta removes Ukrainian President Zelensky deepfake video: What are deepfakes, what are they used for?

Facebook has confirmed that it has removed a deepfake video of Ukrainian President Zelensky asking people to lay down arms. Here we explain what are...

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A phone relay capture may be the latest of Russia’s communications woes in Ukraine

Images released by Ukrainian security services claim to show a hacker caught providing telecommunications support to Russian troops in Ukraine. In...

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Microsoft makes phone calls to Ukraine free through Skype

Microsoft in support of Ukraine has made available access to make free phone calls to Ukraine on all platforms. Skype users in Ukraine are now also...

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Researchers find new destructive wiper malware in Ukraine

Researchers from cybersecurity firm ESET have discovered a new destructive wiper malware, dubbed CaddyWiper, that is affecting computer networks in...

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After Facebook, Twitter, Russia bans Instagram

Meta's photo and video sharing platform, Instagram, stopped being accessible in Russia starting 12AM on March 14. Russia recently...

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Google rolled out air raid alerts for Android users in Ukraine: Check details

The company said in its blog post that the Threat Analysis Group is focusing on the safety and security of our users in Ukraine and the surrounding...

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How one fake Telegram account could have led to the end of Russia-Ukraine war

Instant messaging applications like Telegram and WhatApp have an instrumental role in the ongoing Russo-Ukrainian conflict. Fake news,...

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In Ukraine, hacktivists fight back with data leaks

Hacker groups affiliated with Anonymous have engaged in various cyber actions in support of Ukraine, but the chaotic and imprecise nature of their...

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