Mobile App Market Passes €1bn For First Time in Germany

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

The growth of smartphone and tablet use in Germany has been substantial in the last few years and according to recent studies, the trend has brought with it a booming mobile app economy as spending on apps will pass the €1 billion mark before the end of the year. The expected €1.3 billion in …

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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 App Maker Releases Advanced Offline Mobile Mapping App ForeverMap 2

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

When you need to look up directions, chances are you take out your smartphone and open up Google Maps or Apple Maps to guide you to where you need to go.  Both of those apps can be great resources in most situations, but how about if you are traveling abroad and …

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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 Flirting App LOVOO Wants A Piece of the American Online Dating Market

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Since its launch in 2011, the popular German mobile flirting app LOVOO has quickly risen to the top of the dating app download charts in Germany and has more than 2 million registered users.   The free app for Android and iOS uses your phone’s location data to find nearby …

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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 Government Launches Directory of Useful Apps

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

With hundreds of thousands of apps available for phones and tablets across a variety mobile operating systems and stores, it can often be difficult to find the app you didn’t know you wanted.  Since you’re reading this site, I’m assuming you have an interest in German-related topics, and if you wanted …

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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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