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Publisher "Penguin" sued "Yandex"

Publisher "Penguin" sued "Yandex"Publisher "Penguin" addressed in the Moscow Arbitration Court with a lawsuit against the company "Yandex", according to "Vedomosti" in its issue of November 24. "Penguin" requires "Yandex" removed from search results links to illegally posted books.

In the "Penguin" the newspaper explained that it is about the publisher site "Algorithm-book", which have been found illegal copies of books Daria Series, Tatiana Ustinova Nick Perumova and others. Subsequently, "Algorithm-book" agreed to remove the book from the site, but users can still find them by searching for "Yandex", indicated by the publishing house.

"Yandex" has become a shareholder in Facebook

"Yandex" has become a shareholder in Facebook"Yandex" has made a bargain purchase and sale of shares in the developer of technology for face recognition Face.com. "Yandex" has sold its stake in three times more expensive than bought, and became a minority shareholder in Facebook.

The company Yandex, which owns the Internet portal "Yandex", revealed the details perfect in the last year of the sale of the shares of the Israeli developer Face.com. Last summer Face.com was acquired by the social network Facebook, but the deal has not yet been disclosed.

In "Yandex" has been 18% stake in Face.com. For their share of the Russians got 7,000,000 in cash and 140 million shares of Facebook (0,005% of the total number of shares of social networks). The cost of this package of Facebook shares to date amounts to million