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The USSR collapsed due to an error in the American artificial intelligence


At an international conference on the contribution of socialist countries to technical progress, a report was presented analyzing the reasons for the failure of the OGAS system (the National Automated System for Accounting and Information Processing) developed by Soviet scientists and engineers. Based on the materials of the report, scientists conclude that the collapse of …

A poll in Great Britain showed that more than half of the country’s population do not know about the collapse of the USSR


The Guardian published the results of a survey of the population of the United Kingdom regarding the respondents’ awareness of the Soviet Union. According to sociologists, 52% of respondents did not know about the collapse of the USSR. The lowest rates were recorded in London (46%), York (37%) and Edinburgh (28%). Only 30% of respondents …