Music Video Friday: April 17

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We love music at German Pulse and every Friday we will try to highlight one or two music videos from a German singer/band.  We’ll try to get the newest releases so you can check out the latest hits from Germany. If the song is available in the US at the time of posting, there will be […]

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British Journalist Sent To Live Blog German Press Conference, Yet Doesn’t Speak A Word of German

Ben Bloom, a sports reporter for The Telegraph, was assigned to live blog the press conference on German football manager Jurgen Klopp’s resignation earlier this week, but as soon as the event began, Bloom realized there was a bit of an oversight. He didn’t speak any German. “Right we have a slight issue… they are speaking […]

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German Spy Series ‘Deutschland 83′ Gets June Release Date on SundanceTV

Deutschland 83

It was announced in February that the highly anticipated German Cold War coming-of-age spy series “Deutschland 83″ would be coming to SundanceTV later in the year, making it the first original German language TV program to be broadcast on a U.S. network, and it now has a release date of June 17 at 11pm ET/PT. […]

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Study Finds German To Be Fourth Most Popular Language in the World

After a lengthy 15 years of research, sociolinguistics professor Dr. Ulrich Ammon completed his study on language use around the world and found the German language to be much more popular than first believed. In terms of native speakers, German ranked tenth globally in Professor Ammon’s findings, but when it comes to those who want to […]

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Revisit the Hits of the 80’s with Modern Talking

Remember songs like, “You’re My Heart, You’re My Soul”, “You Can Win If You Want”, “Cheri, Cheri Lady”? Yes, you are right. That’s the guys from Modern Talking, the #1 German band of the 80’s! And you can experience the best hits of the 80’s live again this summer in Los Angeles! Here a short […]

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Music Video Friday: April 10

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We love music at German Pulse and every Friday we will try to highlight one or two music videos from a German singer/band.  We’ll try to get the newest releases so you can check out the latest hits from Germany. If the song is available in the US at the time of posting, there will be […]

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German Student Asks For Test Questions Ahead of Time With Freedom of Information Request

Ahead of the forthcoming Abitur tests, Simon Schräder, a 17-year-old student from Münster, used Germany’s freedom of information platform fragdenstaat.de to ask for the test questions ahead of time. Schräder now has to wait for a response, which will take up to one month, to see if his request will be granted. “If they answer in […]

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And The Award For Pickiest Customers in the World Goes To…

Just after being declared the most aggressive drivers in Europe, Germany is also claiming the top spot for being the pickiest customers in the world, which partially explains the frequent struggle that international retailers have been facing when trying to enter into the German market. An international study conducted by Accenture took in close to […]

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Germans Found To Be Most Aggressive Drivers In Europe

Germany is known for speed on the road with the famous Autobahn, and after a recent study, Germans now can take credit for being the most aggressive on the road as well. A survey conducted by Ipsos looked at the driving habits of Europeans and found that on average, German drivers are much more aggressive than […]

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Music Video Friday: April 3

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We love music at German Pulse and every Friday we will try to highlight one or two music videos from a German singer/band.  We’ll try to get the newest releases so you can check out the latest hits from Germany. If the song is available in the US at the time of posting, there will be […]

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