Cheap oil roils ruble, but Russia bears the pain Wags were quick to note that it will soon meet Vladimir Putin's stratospheric public approval ratings ... and other basic necessities – while business investment has virtually stalled amid double-digit interest rates. Yet well over a year into Russia's ... 01/19/2016 - 11:00 am | View Link
With oil prices plunging, Russia looks ahead to grim 2016 Putin’s approval ratings remain sky-high, at 85 percent, according to the independent Moscow-based Levada Center, but economic protests directed at other ... s leaders “are still in shock” about the double whammy of oil prices and sanctions, he ... 01/14/2016 - 1:39 pm | View Link
Oil Traders Increasingly Struggle To Bet On Higher Prices But what you won’t hear is any talk about what’s going on in Yemen’s civil war, ISIS in Iraq, or Putin’s next gambit. An informal poll ... invaded Bahrain, crushing the protests. So what was Iran’s response to all of this? Nothing. 04/8/2015 - 1:48 am | View Link
World Awash in Oil Shields Markets From 2008 Price Shock Six years ago, oil ... protests. Israel deployed forces in Gaza last month with the stated aims of quashing rocket fire and destroying dozens of infiltration tunnels. Tension between Russia and western governments has escalated over President Vladimir ... 08/12/2014 - 8:34 pm | View Link
Putin orders cash from SWF to support banks – Russian economy hit by sanctions, oil price fall Putin’s popularity ... any big protests over the economic decline, but questions are being asked about whether he has a plan to pull the $1.4 trillion economy out of crisis. “The greatest danger for the president is the economy, under the double ... 04/11/2014 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Global oil glut and sanctions: The impact on Putin’s Russia Highlights • The impact of the recent decline in oil prices and western sanctions is analyzed. • A vector autoregression model is used to do the forecast for Russia. 04/30/2016 - 7:35 pm | View Website
Putin’s Realpolitik, For The Win | Foreign Policy Putin’s Realpolitik, For The Win « | Foreign Policy | the Global Magazine of News and Ideas 04/29/2016 - 10:35 pm | View Website
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Secrets Of Putin’s Success | Real Jew News 78 Comments. Brother Nathanael December 17, 2013 @ 10:39 pm. Dear Real Jew News Family - I was the FIRST ONE six years ago to explain here on Real Jew News that Putin ... 04/27/2016 - 9:33 pm | View Website
In an interview with CNBC, Apple CEO Tim Cook excitedly hinted that Apple had more great stuff in the pipeline, and this time we won’t be able to live without it. Here are some of Cook’s comments, courtesy of Tech Insider: We have great innovation in the pipeline, like new iPhones that will incent you and other people that have iPhones today to upgrade to new iPhones.
This side-by-side comparison video of 4K HDR Ultra HD and Blu-Ray doesn’t show the true technological difference between the two (because things get lost in translation when it ends up as a video on YouTube) but it does illustrate how there is a visual difference between the two that go beyond just more resolution.
SoundCloud is expanding its music subscription service, Go, to the UK and Ireland. Launched just last month, the service debuted in the US at a familiar $9.99 per month. That kept it in-line with services like Google Play Music, Spotify and Apple Music. Go will cost £9.99 per month in the UK, and €9.99 monthly in Ireland.
Much like the city in which it was originally founded
, the annual Burning Man festival has gentrified
, and its wealthier attendees have been criticized for building walled-off compounds and bringing private chefs in the name of comfort. That’s why a group of longtime Burners who also happen to be tech company millionaires decided to break off and start their own festival.
In a statement that should surprise nobody who’s given it more than a few moments of thought, Barrie Kirk, Executive Director of the Canadian Automated Vehicles Center of Excellence, stated that he believed there’s going to be a lot more car-fucking once we let the cars drive. No shit, Barrie.