Is Germany ready to ditch the physical for digital?

Music: Will 2018 be the Year Germans Finally Go Digital?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Some would say Germany is responsible for killing the music industry after a little known invention called the mp3 was brought to life by German engineer Karlheinz Brandenburg, but for a country that sparked a musical revolution, its own music listeners have struggled to keep up. While a vast majority of …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Germans crave their American burgers

The 5 Foods Germans Crave the Most

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Want to eat like a German? Don’t go reaching for that bratwurst and schnitzel… instead hop in your car and get yourself a nice juicy burger, an order of fries, and don’t forget the Coke. Much like other parts of American culture, our food has left an impression on the …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Muslims and health nuts shake up German pork market

Muslims and Vegetarians Blamed for German Pork Problem

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The land of meat, meat and more meat has undergone a radical shift in recent years as the make up of Germany’s population has traded in their sausage for veggies, smoothies and anything else deemed humane and healthy. This change in eating habits has hit the livestock scene hard in the …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Internet Expected To Rule Over TV in German Homes in 2017

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

German TV providers are about to come face to face with the feared, yet expected, reality that their medium is on the way out, taking a backseat to this thing called the internet. The days of centering your evening plans around the time slot of your favorite show, or having to …

Sources: Bloomberg

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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What Germans and Americans Googled the Most in 2014

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

As the year comes to an end, its interesting to look back at the stories that got all the attention throughout the last twelve months, and thanks to Google it is easy to see what those moments were. Do you think you know what the most popular stories in the …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Germans Buy Roughly Half Their Wine From Aldi

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Apparently when it comes to buying wine, Germans like to go cheap according to a recent report by the German Wine Institute (DWI).  Over the years, the discount grocer Aldi has grown to become the largest wine retailer in Germany accounting for nearly 50 percent of the country’s wine sales. …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Cold Weather Being Blamed For Continued Drop In Beer Sales in Germany

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

In February we reported that beer consumption had reached a record low in Germany during 2012, and according to early numbers for 2013, it appears that that trend won’t be reversing anytime soon.  Germany’s Federal Statistics Office reported that during the first quarter of 2013, beer sales in the country …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Are Germans Giving Up Their Beer For High-End and Healthier Alternatives?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

According to a recent Time article, data is showing that beer consumption in Germany is slowly declining and is now at its lowest point since the reunification of Germany in the early 90s.  Germans has always been known for their love of a well brewed beer but times are slowly …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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