March 8, 2021

Change-makers, leaders, and influencers: Zeit online’s festival champions the young

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Z2X festival has proved a hit for community and engagement  By Sahar Amer From Reuters Community Experiential events have proven to be both lucrative and successful in attracting younger audiences. But how can publishers also engage with young people in a meaningful way that in turn creates a trustworthy brand?  A study from Atlantic Re:think, Comscore, and Harvard College […]

Destination of the week

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Berlin: New additions to our cheap hotels guide By Paige Bennett From eurocheapo Berlin offers plenty to the budget traveler, with a diverse range of things to see, do and eat that will make any Cheapo happy. Shop along Friedrichstrasse, stroll through Zoologischer Garten, tour the historic and important Reichstag (for free!) or take in the most […]

IFA 2019: Re-imagining urban transport

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Sarah-Jayne Williams, Head of Smart Mobility Ford Europe, explains at the SHIFT Automotive Congress the importance of data for the mobility of tomorrow.  Berlin, 13 August 2019 – Urban mobility is at the verge of a huge disruption: smart cities combined with smart and connected vehicles will transform the way we travel and organise transport. Speaking […]

IFA IFA 2019: Arçelik’s IFA keynote to focus on the company’s vision for ensuring wellbeing for all

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For Arçelik’s CEO Hakan Bulgurlu, technology and innovation are integral as the company strives for a more sustainable and efficient future for its consumers Berlin, 24 July 2019 – Arçelik, parent company to 12 global brands including two of Europe’s largest Beko and Grundig, is striving to shape technologies for the benefit of people and the […]

IFA NEXT – The global innovation-hub of IFA

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From artificial intelligence to digital health – a comprehensive range of topics revealing the smart future of consumer electronics and home appliances. As the Global Innovation Partner of IFA NEXT Japan presents fascinating innovations from a high tech nation. Berlin, 29 July 2019 – IFA NEXT, the innovation platform of IFA, is focusing on smart cities, […]

Premier in London, Europe, New York to defend Cayman Islands

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin leaves the Cayman Islands Wednesday, 9 January, 2018, for meetings in London, Brussels, Paris, Berlin and New York to continue discussions about recently approved legislation concerning the Country’s continued efforts to meet international standards for the Financial Services Industry. He will be joined by Minister for […]

Germany’s AfD sparks outcry at far-right child informer plan

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From BBC AfD are hoping to enter Bavaria’s state parliament for the first time in elections on 14 October German justice minister Katarina Barley has sharply condemned an online scheme launched by the far-right AfD party to get schoolchildren to inform on teachers who are politically partial. The far-right party entered parliament for the first […]

Soros dumps Amazon, Alphabet stocks, buys Apple, Facebook

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From Newsmax Soros Fund Management LLC added Facebook Inc., Apple Inc. and Twitter Inc., but trimmed stakes in Alphabet Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. in the quarter through June, according to a recent regulatory filing. The family office of billionaire George Soros also bought stakes in AT&T Inc., Chevron Corp. and T-Mobile US Inc. and divested […]

German teachers, students struggle with rising number of anti-Semitic incidents

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From WN German schools have been told to take action on anti-Semitic hate crimes and bullying following several incidents involving Jewish students in the capital Berlin, Britain’s Daily Mail reports. Earlier this year, a teenage boy at an international school in Berlin was subjected to months of bullying for being Jewish, while a Jewish girl […]

German couple jailed for selling son to paedophiles on dark net

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From BBC A woman who sold her son to paedophiles on the dark net has been jailed for 12 years and six months by a court in southern Germany. The Freiburg court also jailed her partner, the boy’s stepfather, for 12 years. The boy was nine when the trial began in June. The German nationals, […]