Latest GOTHENBURG Stories

2011-12-13 23:00:40

Sweden has one of Europe's highest rates of Internet use among children.

2011-11-29 13:39:16

Swedish teachers are conflict averse, and consequently stubborn parents often get their way.

2011-07-16 14:05:00

PHILADELPHIA, July 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A crowd of well-wishers gathered in Manayunk today to send off a team of seventeen young people representing Philadelphia in the Gothia Cup, the world's largest youth soccer tournament.

2011-06-23 02:00:00

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As part of Stena Line's environmental efforts, a world first project is now getting underway.As the first passenger ferry in the world, the Stena Jutlandica, Gothenburg-Fredrikshaven, is being equipped with two wind turbines at the prow,which will contribute by both supplying energy and reducing fuel consumption. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20110623/463306 ) "Within our Energy Saving Programme, we...

2011-06-21 11:47:00

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MindArk, creators of the fast growing MMORPG/Virtual 3D environment Entropia Universe, today announces the introduction of Entropia Space.

2011-06-07 19:52:38

Media often portray so-called hidden refugees as individuals who spend their days hiding behind closed curtains, and this leads to false perceptions of these people living underground and outside society.

2011-03-28 09:00:00

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, March 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Swegon has come through the global economic crisis unscathed and posted a small profit for 2010.

2011-03-02 03:43:00

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virus Bulletin has since 2009 given out the prestigious VBSpam Verified award, in order to help customers choose anti-spam solutions which actually keeps their promised false-positive and spam catch rates.

2011-02-22 15:44:01

Differences in air pressure over the North Atlantic have meant that the last two winters in Gothenburg, Sweden, have been extremely cold.

Word of the Day
  • To play, gamble.
  • To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
  • A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.
The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.