Music Video Friday: July 31

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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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Volkswagen Surpasses Toyota As Worlds Largest Automaker

Volkswagen had their eyes set on becoming the world’s largest automaker by 2018, but by a narrow margin, the German automaker was able to achieve their goal a few years early as they narrowly edged out the longstanding leader Toyota in the first half of 2015. During the first six months of 2015, Volkswagen sold […]

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U.S. Trailer For Award Winning German Thriller Released

Without taking any plot into consideration, the German heist thriller Victoria is already an impressive film considering that the entire two and a half hour movie was shot in a single continuous take. The film has won numerous awards in Germany already, and a new trailer has just been released for U.S. audiences. The movie is centered around […]

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Germany’s Autobahn To Be Lined With Golden Arches As McDonald’s Plans To Open 100+ Locations

McDonald’s recent quarter was not something to brag about, but despite seeing sales falling across the globe, German locations were thriving and the fast food chain is jumping in to cash in on the success by opening more than 100 locations along the country’s famous Autobahn highways. Over the next four years, McDonald’s will be […]

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Music Video Friday: July 24

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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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Theme Park in Germany Tests VR Headsets To Create New Coaster Experience

Rollercoasters are already one of the most exciting attractions to a theme park, but one park in Germany thinks they have the next big thing for rollercoasters, and its using virtual reality (VR) to do so instead of faster speeds or exciting new turns. Europa-Park, the largest theme park in Germany, has been testing out […]

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Felix Jaehn Becomes First German Artist To Top US Music Charts in 26 Years

Felix Jaehn, a twenty-year-old DJ from Hamburg, has burst into the U.S. music scene with his hit remix of Omi’s “Cheerleader”, and has become the first German artist to take the number one position on the Billboard music charts in 26 years. The original “Cheerleader” by Jamaican singer Omi was released in 2012 but didn’t catch on until […]

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Grave Robbers Steal Head of ‘Nosferatu’ Directors Head From German Cemetery

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German news outlets are reporting that the grave of famous German silent film director, Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau, known for directing one of the first horror classics “Nosferatu”, was broken into and the grave robbers left stealing the director’s head just outside of Berlin. According to family, the graves of Murnau’s two brothers were left undisturbed, but wax […]

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German-Style Doner Kebab Restaurant Opens In Chicago July 22

When the Radler, a contemporary German restaurant and beer hall in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago, opened in December of 2013, owners Nathan Sears and Adam Hebert had plans to open a more exclusive restaurant-within-a-restaurant concept in the near future. Now, a little over a year later, the Radler is getting ready to open their new spot, […]

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For $1,200 Per Night, German Hotel Wants To Help You Go Offline

The idea of a vacation is to get away from your day-to-day life and enjoy some new experiences and relax a little. If you’ve gone a vacation recently though, you know that you’re probably still well connected to your daily life thanks to the internet on your phone or laptop, and now one German hotel wants […]

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