Ukraine gov't seeks to provide high-speed internet to 95% of Ukrainians The deputy minister specified no deadlines for the plan implementation.
18:45, 29 July 2020
Spotify becomes available in Ukraine from July 15 Spotify's Ukraine launch, along with its entry into 12 additional markets, brings the total number of Spotify markets to 92.
12:30, 15 July 2020
Almost 15 mln Ukrainians use 4G – digital ministry SIM cards are replaced free of charge.
13:05, 16 June 2020
Number of cyber attacks on Ukraine's government agencies grows by 56% within week The vast majority of DDoS attacks targeted the websites of the Ukrainian President's Office.
16:35, 03 June 2020
Internet isolation drills held in Russia The exercise did not target regular users.
11:30, 24 December 2019
Up to 70% of Ukraine territory has internet coverage – minister The Ukrainian government plans to have 90-100% of the territory covered by 2022.
11:20, 25 November 2019
Blow on online privacy: Russia introduces messenger user IDing by phone number Mobile operators will be obliged to include information about the apps their subscribers use into their databases
16:30, 05 May 2019
EU approves controversial copyright law despite massive opposition The result of the vote has been described as being a "dark day for internet freedom".
23:10, 26 March 2019
Russia outlaws "fake news", "disrespect" for government Free speech advocates have warned the new legislation could repress political speech, especially as the Kremlin moves to expand their control over the internet and require all web traffic in the country to go through domestic servers.
11:30, 19 March 2019
RFE/RL: Russians rally for Internet freedom The participants chanted slogans such as "hands off the Internet" and "no to isolation."
20:30, 10 March 2019
U.S. Department of State announces competition to promote Internet freedom in Ukraine The program should bring together experts to discuss and debate Internet freedom trends, challenges, and policies.
18:35, 09 March 2019
New law lets Russia jail people who 'disrespect' the government online – CNN The anti-"fake news" bill also compels internet service providers to block access to content "which offends human dignity and public morality."
14:20, 07 March 2019
Ukraine ranks 4th in Worldwide mobile data pricing India tops the list, with the average price of one gigabit (1GB) of mobile data $0.26.
11:20, 06 March 2019
Poroshenko predicts IT sector's share may increase to almost 7% of Ukraine's GDP The president is convinced that the IT sector is a priority industry, ensuring Ukraine's competitive advantages in the world.
15:17, 27 February 2019
High-speed internet in Ukraine must be available wherever there is electricity within next 5 years – Poroshenko This is a realistic task, the president believes.
13:40, 24 February 2019
Russian lawmakers back bill on 'sovereign' Internet – Reuters The bill seeks to allow the Internet to continue functioning even if the country is cut off from foreign infrastructure.
22:40, 12 February 2019
Hotels in Ukraine may be obliged to provide high-speed Internet access in every room Internet-access devices shall also be installed in the main common areas, for example, in halls or lobbies.
16:55, 30 January 2019
Ukraine's SBU blocks 300 pro-Russian websites in 2018 Twenty-three persons were declared suspects and 15 convictions were handed down by the court, the SBU said.
16:55, 22 December 2018
Google, Mastercard cut secret ad deal to track retail sales - Bloomberg Google found the perfect way to link online ads to store purchases: credit card data.
11:00, 03 September 2018