Yandex does not agree with the allegations of anti-Russian policy
Yandex is not responsible for the content of the top five News stories that appear on the main page of the search engine, these news are automatically selected, told reporters in the organization.
1st Deputy Chairman of the Department of the state Duma's information policy, information technologies and communications Vadim Dengin sent in Yandex and Roskomnadzor request, which asked for in persistent form to prosecute the work of Ukrainian Yandex, where, as if, in the News section often appear notes explicitly anti-Russian subjects.
" Yandex. No news edition and, accordingly, the editorial policy and their point of view, the service does not create its own materials, all data supplied by partners. The logic of the work and other Yandex services, for example, traffic Jams, Weather, Billboard, TV show. In Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Russia news, its Weather, and so forth, " said a spokesman for Yandex Asya Melkumova.
Headings within each edition Yandex. News are ranked according to three criteria: the citation of the source in the other messages of this story, the time of publication, the total citation and efficiency of the source. The ranking for display on the 1st page of the plot is sorted by time - more fresh down the user in the 1st turn was able to get an idea about the current state of the event, she says.
really, the top five News on the main page is created by partners Yandex. News on the main page of Yandex get the most covered stories about the day's events, plots are generated automatically, clarifies Melkumova.
Vadim Dengin not answered the call Last news . Deputy head of Roskomnadzor Maxim Priests said that the query was not received, but not eliminated, because it has the opportunity to be associated with inter-Agency procedures for the delivery of official documents. Yandex also stated that the request from Dengina they did not come.
Yandex, which owns the eponymous system of finding on the Internet and the Internet portal. The official birthday of the search engine Yandex. EN - 23 September 1997. On this day the announcement was made at the exhibition Softool in the Russian capital.
7 February 2013, the Russian search engine Yandex on the number of concurrent requests, ahead of the search service organization's Microsoft, and second only to search engines Google, Baidu and Yahoo.
The share of Yandex search on the Russian market is 61, 6% (LiveInternet, June 2013). The international audience of the portal - 93, 1 million (comScore, may 2013). About the history of the organization read more