Russia's Richest Man Wants to Be Your Email Provider

 

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Mail.ru Group has practically conquered the Russian market. The Internet portal runs some of the most popular email, messaging and social networking services in the country. It also has a sizable stake in VKontakte, Russia's largest social network, and Qiwi, a digital-payments provider that went public earlier this year.

American Internet companies, beware: The Russians are coming. Today, Mail.ru plans to launch My.com, a suite of communication and entertainment applications designed for mobile devices. Users will get an @my.com email address (not to be confused with Apple's defunct Me.com) as well as free instant-messaging services and online games. Read more...

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