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Apple Wants ant Can’t Have This WWII Underground Bunker in Stuttgart

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

A new report out of Germany has revealed some interesting details about a deal that looks to have gone bad between the city of Stuttgart and Apple. The plan would have seen the tech giant plant its first store in the capital city, and was even willing to shell out a number …

Sources: ifun.de

Photos: NRarchitect, Apple

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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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Deutsche Telekom Said To Be Working with Apple To Offer 6-Months of Free Music

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

While T-Mobile seems to be doing everything it can to lure in American customers, its parent company Deutsche Telekom appears to be getting ready to offer an incentive of their own by offering customers a free six-month trial of Apple Music, upping the current three-month trial that Apple already has …

Sources: MacRumors

Image: Apple

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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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Apple CEO Tim Cook and SAP CEO Bill McDermott meet at Apple’s campus in Cupertino

Apple Signs Deal With German Software Giant SAP

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Apple and German accounting software giant SAP announced the signing of a major enterprise partnership that will allow the iPhone and iPad maker to enter deeper into the business market. Thursday’s announcement comes two years after Apple entered into a similar deal with IBM, and a year after a Cisco …

Sources: SAP

Photo Courtesy of Apple/Roy Zipstein

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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Apple Purchases German Augmented Reality Company Metaio

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

After leaving a trail of hints that they would be shutting down, it was revealed Metaio, a well-established German augmented reality firm had been acquired by Apple earlier this month. A legal document showing the sale leaked on Twitter with Apple later following up with their standard reply, “Apple buys smaller …

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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Apple CEO Tim Cook Pays Visit To Germany, Meeting With Merkel and BILD

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Apple CEO Tim Cook made a rare public visit to Germany this week, visiting the popular German BILD newsroom along with a surprising meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel to discuss a range of topics. According to BILD, Cook’s meeting with Merkel centered mostly around security, which has been a hot button topic …

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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German Tech Site Offers Up Modern Take on the Original Macintosh

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

When Apple unveiled the original Macintosh over 30 years ago, it made history and led to a number of ongoing successes for the company. The computer designs have evolved quite a bit since the original Mac, but German tech site, CURVED, took it upon themselves to imagine what the original Macintosh …

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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BMW Takes Cue From Apple Stores With Extensive Dealership Remodeling

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

BMW’s North American division is set to begin rolling out a massive overhaul to their roughly 400 dealerships over the next four years, drawing inspiration from Apple’s highly successful retail store model.  The German auto company will be throwing out the traditional white and silver interiors filled with cubicles for …

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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Berlin-Based Engineer Imagines Up Convincing iWatch Concept

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Posting concept art for futuristic products is something designers happen to do when some free time comes up, and while most of the time these mockups are over the top, there are a few that are not only possible, but make you wonder why it isn’t on the market.  One …

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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German Hackers Find A Way Around Apple’s Fingerprint Sensor on the iPhone 5S, But It Isn’t Easy

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Ever since Apple announced their new fingerprint security feature, called Touch ID, on the new iPhone 5s earlier this month, hackers and the press were wondering just how secure the new feature would be.  Now that the phone has been released to the public, the well-known German hacker group, Chaos …

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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Famed German Designer Richard Sapper Passed On Steve Jobs’ Offer To Work At Apple

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Upon launching a new website showcasing decades of his iconic design work, German industrial designer Richard Sapper revealed some never before told stories of his early career to Dezeen Magazine, including when Steve Jobs offered him a prominent position at Apple. Sapper got his start at Daimler Benz in Stuttgart as …

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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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