Deutsche Bahn Wants Self-Driving International Train Network

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Deutsche Bahn has laid out their technology strategy for 2020 and if everything works according to plan, Germany’s national rail company will be made up of driverless trains and international travel. In recent years the company has expanded into other modes of transportation, taking on bike and ride-sharing competitors, and …

Sources: Deutsche Bahn, Fast Company

Photo: kaffeeehnstein (Flickr) / CC BY-SA 2.0, Deutsche Bahn

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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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Germany’s 17th Bundesland? Well, Almost.

By Corinna Bienger on Email

Dearly beloved by German vacationers, Majorca has a long tradition in the tourist business. Almost one in every five tourists enjoys the sun on this island in the Mediterranean Sea.  No other island is so favored with the Germans. More than 3.5 million Germans spend their vacation on “Malle” every …

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