Facebook has cut a deal that will give it more exposure among Russian users.
The social network has given full access to its stream of public data to Russian search engine Yandex. Announcing the news on Tuesday, Yandex said that its search results will now include people and company pages on Facebook. The results will specifically tap into posts and other items from Facebook users in Russia, the Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, and Turkey.
In the near future, Facebook posts and comments will also show up, but only those marked as public, according to Yandex. Private posts will be off limits. … Read more