Germany Looks To Help Integrate Refugees With An App

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The news on Germany’s refugee ‘crisis’ has been quite negative so far, and with the recent mass attack on women in Cologne during New Years being blamed on some of these asylum seekers, it has only gotten worse. But the German government is still wanting to offer a helping hand …

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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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VW Shows Off Ultimate Driving Playlist That Stays In Tune With Your Driving

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Have you ever spent countless hours coming up with the ultimate driving playlist?  Maybe you’ve put your music on shuffle and just hit the jackpot with music that perfectly fit your driving.  Volkswagen has teamed up with the electronic group Underworld, who also was responsible for the London Olympic opening …

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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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iPhone App By Fraunhofer Aims To Make VoIP Calls More Clear

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As more people are moving away from using a traditional landline phone and solely using a cellphone, the noise conditions in which those calls are made can often be unsuitable for a clearly understood conversation – especially for those who may have slight hearing impairments.  Germany’s Fraunhofer-Institut however thinks they …

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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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Berlin-Based Football App Raises Additional $7M in Funding From NYC Union Square Ventures

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The Football App, a mobile app created by the Berlin-based company motain GmbH, received $7 million in funding from New York City’s Union Square Ventures on Thursday, making it possible to add additional social features ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Since launching in 2008, The Football App …

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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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Audi Releases Augmented Reality App To Help A3 Owners Find Their Way Around Their Car

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After you buy a new car and bring it home for the first time, you probably take a look at all of the instrumentation on the inside and get to work figuring out what each button does.  Some are obvious, but others require flipping through the pages of the owners …

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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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Midwest Branch of the German American Chamber Of Commerce Launches Mobile App

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As a part of their 50th anniversary celebration, the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest (GACC Midwest) decided to finally get on board in the mobile space with their brand new app for iOS and Android.  GACC Midwest is hoping that their app will not only connect current …

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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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German App Developers Release Toast, A Social Wishlist iOS App

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Toast, a Berlin-based mobile app company, has just released their first app which acts as a social wishlist for iPhone, iPod, and iPad users.  The app, which carries the same name as the company, is a well designed app that takes some of the guesswork out of finding a gift …

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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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Official German Customs App Now Available for iOS and Android Smartphones

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Germany’s Ministry of Finance has released a specialty app for Android phones and the iPhone that will help travelers coming into Germany find out what items can be legally brought into the country.  The app covers all the basics and allows users to enter in the quantity of certain allowed …

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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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German-Made App, Screenfeeder, Enhances the Display of Your Social Feeds

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Berlin based nxtbgthng has released their latest iOS app, Screenfeeder, which offers up a more visually pleasing experience for checking your social network feeds on your iPhone or iPad.  Instead of giving you full control of your social network site, and needing to include all the bells and whistles of 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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