Kiarash Kamalvans

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Expert guide to Oxford

When to go<p>There is no best time to visit Oxford, as every season has its charms. In early spring the trees of North Oxford drip with blossom, though May is when Oxford perhaps looks her loveliest. The trees are in full leaf, the students are in celebratory mood and the famous “Bumps” (boat race) is …

Samsung banks on new smartphone roll-out

The Galaxy S6 and its curved-edge variant, the Galaxy S6 Edge, went on sale in South Korea, home of the electronic giant, as well as Europe, the United States and markets in the Asia-Pacific such as Australia, Singapore and India.<p>Samsung, labouring under the burden of successive quarters of …

Batter Up: The Players’ Tribune Joins Flipboard

Wanna talk inside baseball? Then Derek Jeter’s your man. The legendary Yankees shortstop waited just three days after his retirement to announce the start of a new venture, The Players’ Tribune.<p>With the belief that fans “deserve more than ‘no comment’ or ‘I don’t knows,’” Jeter’s created a platform …

India plans £88bn railways revamp

India has said it will spend £88bn to modernise its crumbling railways, pledging to restore the “backbone” of the country to its former glory – and introduce yoga lessons for stressed-out staff.<p>The railways minister, Suresh Prabhu, said the network was crucial to India’s economic development as he …

iTunes Match users: It might be time to switch to Google Play Music

It’s not often that Google incontrovertibly one-ups Apple on anything but search, but the company just scored a small but sizable advantage over Cupertino in at least one regard: music storage space.<p>Google expanded its Google Play Music service Wednesday to match, store and stream 50,000 tracks, …

Deadly Frog Fungus Pops Up in Madagascar, An Amphibian Wonderland

Madagascar has been spared the scourge of the chytrid fungus, until recently.<p>Madagascar is home to a mind-boggling array of frogs, 99 percent of which are found nowhere else in the world. But a study released Thursday finds the island nation now also hosts the greatest threat to amphibian …

Google Starts Testing Mobile App Ads In The Google Play Store

Google announced this morning the launch of a pilot program which will allow mobile application developers the ability to advertise their apps directly within the Google Play store. These ads, which will initially be made available to advertisers already running search ads on Google.com, will also …