Archive: 2013

  • 2013: tech tragedy or triumph?

    30/12/2013

    How will history judge the tech world's efforts in 2013? Was this a great year, or a terrible one?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Your Festive Reading List

    29/12/2013

    Six stories to get you back into the swing of the digital business after Christmas indulgence…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Looking back at 2013, with Google vision

    23/12/2013

    Google's done another one of its entertaining videos looking back at the year just gone.

    By Adam Tinworth

  • 5 things I learnt from LeWeb day 3

    18/12/2013

    Some detailed notes from a thought-provoking (and rather contentious) final day of LeWeb last week.

    By Adam Tinworth

  • NEXT Berlin in 62 seconds

    12/12/2013

    We show you in 62 seconds what NEXT Berlin is all about.

  • 5 things I learnt from LeWeb day two

    11/12/2013

    Insights on the cloud, innovation, mobile and body image.

    By Adam Tinworth

  • 5 things I learnt at LeWeb day one

    10/12/2013

    LeWeb is looking at the next 10 years this week. Here's five great themes that emerged today…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Harper Reed’s ideas of the modern use of data

    10/12/2013

    As a CTO of Barack Obama's re-election campaign Harper Reed is an expert for Big Data. And in his opinion Germany has to open his mind in their use of data.

    By Nico Mohrmann

  • Solving the corporate digital problem

    10/12/2013

    How can corporates resist disruption and adapt to changing times? They need someone new in the boardroom…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • The fascination of robots for everyone

    28/11/2013

    A customer-friendly and individualized future is what Limor Schweitzer has in mind. As an expert for 3D printing he explains the advantages of this technology and its impact on the way we produce and consume.

    By Nico Mohrmann

  • Next up for Nokia

    28/11/2013

    The Economist has explored Nokia's chances of making a comeback from the bits it's not selling to Microsoft…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Education: out of date and ripe for disruption

    26/11/2013

    Why are we persisting with an industrial-era education system in the information age? We have to reinvent this.

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Revenge, selfies and neoreactionaries: what the internet is doing to our society

    24/11/2013

    The internet is profoundly shifting our sense of self - for good and ill. Can we promote the good and resist the bad?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • NEXT14: Call for Participation

    19/11/2013

    NEXT Berlin opens its Call for Participation for 2014! Share your digital insights with an inspiring crowd of executives and entrepreneurs on May 5-6 at bcc, Berlin.

    By Ina Feistritzer

  • NEXT Up: Catch-up reading

    17/11/2013

    Seven stories you might have missed over the week gone by - that might inspire you for the week to come.

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Robert Scoble on the future of wearable computing

    13/11/2013

    Robert Scoble is passionate about technological innovation. In our interview he answers a few questions on wearable computing. And says why NEXT Berlin is an event not to miss.

    By Ina Feistritzer

  • Mobile Industrial Tech: The NEXT startup frontier?

    13/11/2013

    The last five years have been all about mobile consumer tech. Could the next five bring that energy to the infrastructure that supports our quality of life?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Fail Fast – Just Don’t Talk About It

    10/11/2013

    We talk about "failing fast" all the time in the tech world. But talking the tales of failures - like Everpix this week - happens all too rarely.

    By Adam Tinworth

  • NEXT14 – Save the date: May 5-6

    31/10/2013

    It’s at this time of the year when our inboxes are flooded with emails asking about the next NEXT: When and where will it be? What to expect? How to participate? We are more than happy to provide you with the answers here.

    By Ina Feistritzer

  • What’s next?

    30/10/2013

    In an age of big data, of digital ubiquity and mass surveillance - what comes NEXT? The build up to NEXT 14 starts here…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Nokia’s tablet: where might it fly?

    28/10/2013

    Nokia launched a beautiful new tablet last week - not that you'd notice amongst the Apple noise. Could the design of the device hint at a way for Microsoft to establish itself in tablets?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Is the Berlin startup scene just a bubble?

    26/10/2013

    Is Berlin in a startup bubble, full of indentikit cafes, jobs without pay and all weekend parties? One blogger for The Guardian thinks so…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • What we can learn about Apple from today’s event

    22/10/2013

    Another month, another Apple event. However, this one told us a lot about how the company sees the future…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Nest: the slow, steady approach to the smart home

    12/10/2013

    Nest has launched its second product: Nest Protect, a smart smoke detector. And it shows that the company wants to make the internet of things consumer-friendly

    By Adam Tinworth