• Russia's Yandex launches its first Android phone

    6 days ago - By The Next Web

    Russian search behemoth Yandex launched its first phone yesterday. The unimaginatively named Yandex.Phone runs Android and is designed around the company's own apps, including a custom launcher. The phone also supports the search company's own Russian AI assistant, Alice. instead of Google Assistant; Available on Android, iOS, and, Windows, Alice can assist users with maps, weather, music, calendar, and voice calls. Under the hood, the device features run-of-the-mill specifications for a mid-range phone: Screen: 5.65-inch FullHD+ LCD Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 630 Rear camera...
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  • Yandex, Russia's Google, finally launches its own phone

    Yandex, Russia's Google, finally launches its own phone

    7 days ago - By SlashGear

    Considering how big Google has become, it's not a small feat to be labeled to be its equivalent and rival. At least in a relatively smaller, regional market. But that's exactly what Russia's Yandex has been called, offering nearly similar services as Google designed for Russian consumers. All it's missing is a smartphone. Actually, it's no longer missing that because...
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