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Sir Jonathan Ive Receives Honorary Degree from Oxford University

Sir Jonathan Ive Receives Honorary Degree from Oxford University

Apple's lead designer Jony Ive gets honored by Oxford University....

Jun 23 2016, 8:41am CDT

Oxford Mathematician Andrew Wiles Wins £500000 Abel Prize

Oxford Mathematician Andrew Wiles Wins £500000 Abel Prize

A mathematician hailing from Oxford received half a million pounds in prize money for solving Fermat’s Last Theorem. The modern...

Mar 16 2016, 6:51am CDT

Face with Tears of Joy emoji

Oxford Dictionaries Choose “Face With Tears of Joy” Emoji as Word of the Year 2015

The Oxford Dictionaries has for the first time chosen an emoji known as “Face with Tears of Joy” as it’s Word of the Year 2015,...

Nov 17 2015, 7:27am CST

Oxford Researchers Find Half of World's Natural History Specimens have Wrong Names

Researchers find that almost half of the natural history specimens are labeled wrongly....

Nov 16 2015, 11:57pm CST

Chelsea Clinton proudly graduates from Oxford

Chelsea Clinton proudly graduates from Oxford

Parents Bill Clinton and Hillary Clinton have arrived at Oxford, England for the weekend to attend the graduation ceremony of t...

May 10 2014, 1:56pm CDT

Selfie is Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2013

Selfie is Oxford Dictionaries Word of the Year 2013

The Internet Generation has coined some slang words of its own. Selfie is one of them. This word is the Oxford Dictionaries...

Nov 19 2013, 6:56am CST

Oxford English Dictionary May Not Have Print Version for Third Edition

Oxford English Dictionary May Not Have Print Version for Third Edition

The largest and most term packed dictionary around is the Oxford English Language dictionary. The dictionary has been published...

Aug 30 2010, 11:02am CDT

Oxford and Cambridge Offer Content on iTunes U

Oxford and Cambridge Offer Content on iTunes U

Oxford and Cambridge universities are both now offering free content via iTunes U on the iTunes Store. The free content include...

Oct 7 2008, 7:01am CDT