Russians are mining so many bitcoins, there’s a shortage of videocards

via M. Tumanov / Vedomosti Russian computer stores report severe shortages of videocards that nearly doubled in price in the last two months. Some customers purchase 200, 300 or even 600 of them. The demand for videocards has almost tripled recently and now exceeds supply, distributors tell Vedomosti. A surge in gaming activity? [...]

By | 2017-06-30T14:22:04+00:00 June 30th, 2017|Tags: , , |4 Comments

Tough Russian vehicles

SHERP is a an extreme off-road Russian amphibian vehicle that goes through snow-covered Siberian plains, swamps and frozen lakes alike. The vehicle, based on the engineer Alexei Garagashyan's design and produced in St. Petersburg since 2015, has been called the ultimate bet for a zombie apocalypse. Bike season in Russia opens in May and closes [...]

By | 2017-05-12T19:06:57+00:00 May 12th, 2017|Tags: , , |0 Comments