07/30/2012, 07:02 article
In spring, 2012 in one Apple’s mysterious department, which selects the best applications for iOS (operating system for iPhones and iPads), a proud title of «the game of the week» among 70 countries around the globe was given to the game, developed in Novosibirsk. Russian games had had such a success only twice.
07/26/2012, 11:01 article
05/31/2012, 06:57 article
Omsk is nothing alike Toronto. Local television station tower is in 2.5 times lower than the CN Tower. From the «underground» cities there is an only underground station that is being built just over 20 years and — the triumph of bureaucratic insanity — an underground passage with the letter «M» above the entrance. (Letter «M» in Russia indicates Subway or metro, but underground perestrian passage doesn’t have any specific indicator, except for the picture.) Abandoned parks don’t look like High Park at all. Well, except that Young Street in Toronto can be compared with the Omsk transport artery Marxa — Gagarina — Red Road — Peace streets, which connects the north and the south of the city. And, of course, a hockey. A universal love for hockey.
03/23/2012, 07:01 article
07/29/2011, 06:25 article
Leafing through a modern newspaper, you are unlikely to find advertisements like «Sober cook wanted» or «English-speaking German woman required», which were the norm for Novosibirsk newspapers at the beginning of the 20th century. In the classifieds section you could find a «stryapka» (a cook, slang) or a vodka master.
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