Music Video Friday: May 22

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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 Youth Group Creates Playable Floppy Disk Organ

After setting out to originally create a small four-drive floppy disk instrument, an ambitious German youth group decided that the task wasn’t impressive enough. There are numerous other floppy drive instruments that have risen to fame online, but none as elaborate as die Toolbox Bodensee e.V.‘s 49 disk organ. Dubbed the Floppy Orgel (Floppy Organ), this impressive working […]

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KFC Tests Out Keyboard Trays To Keep Greasy Fingers Off Your Phone in Germany

KFC’s may be fingerlickin’ good, but those messy fingers pose a problem for customers that must use their phone while they eat. At least that’s the problem the fast food chain set out to solve in some newly opened German locations when they introduced the KFC Tray Typer – a super-thin bluetooth keyboard that replaces the […]

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Grand Marshals Announced For 58th Annual Parade NYC Steuben Parade

The German-American Steuben Parade has just announced their Grand Marshals for the 58th annual Steuben Parade in New York City, taking place Saturday, September 19, 2015, which will include the all-star line-up of Klaus Wowereit, Contessa Brewer and John Ratzenberger.   Klaus Wowereit Klaus Wowereit is a German politician, member of the SPD (Social Democratic Party), and was the Governing […]

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Samantha Hart Crowned Miss German-America 2015

The German-American Steuben Parade of New York once again hosted the annual Miss German-America pageant to a packed house at the Reichenbach Hall in Manhattan on Sunday, and crowned Samantha Hart of Bethel, CT with the title for 2015. Hart, who is fluent in German and recently began working for an advertising and communications firm in Connecticut after […]

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Special Olympics World Games in L.A. in July 2015 Need German Speaking Volunteers

Arriving from all corners of the world, 7,000 athletes representing 177 countries will take the global stage in Los Angeles this summer. The Special Olympics World Games are on from July 25 – August 2, 2015. Together with the athletes there will be 3,000 coaches arriving in Los Angeles and about 500,000 spectators from all […]

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Music Video Friday: May 15

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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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Darth Vader Uses Force for Good, Wants German Cyclists To Wear Their Helmets

Darth Vader may be known for his evil side, but in Germany he will be using his force for good as the iconic Star Wars villain will be used to get cyclists to put on a helmet when they ride. Starting May 19, billboards will be placed around the cities of Berlin, Munich, Frankfurt, Hamburg […]

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Raumfeld To Take On Sonos By Bringing Their Wireless Speakers To The US This Fall

Raumfeld has been providing complete multi-room speaker setups in homes across Europe for a number of years, but to most Americans the German company is unknown, as their speakers have been non-existent in the U.S., where Sonos has dominated the market. But Sonos will be getting some real competition this fall when Raumfeld brings its […]

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Music Video Friday: May 8

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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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