Tag: NEXT13

  • Dragons in the Fog – the design of NEXT13

    26/03/2013

    The design of NEXT13 raises questions. What does video games have to do with the design of the conference? Who is responsible? And how digital is it?

    By Julian Hinz

  • What the startup world needs: service design

    25/03/2013

    We're in danger of forgetting the user in a whirlwind of product-focus, aquihires and pivots. Perhaps the time has come to think more about the user than the product - and that means service design.

    By Adam Tinworth

  • What’s NEXT? Cool ideas and stark warnings from the internet

    24/03/2013

    Five interesting and challenging reads from around the internet - working and designing on mobile, and why our brains are our enemies, sometimes…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • A taste of Sterling and Wolfram from SXSW

    23/03/2013

    Two of our speakers at NEXT13 recently talked at SXSW in Texas. Here's an idea of what they said to whet your appetites for the coference…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Here be dragons: old websites are doomed to die

    22/03/2013

    Can websites bounce back from disruption. The rebirth of Flickr suggests that it might just be possible…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Here be Dragons – Here be Programme

    20/03/2013

    Get ready for crossing borders and start exploring new territories. There might be dragons but we provide you with all you need to be prepared. Take the opportunity to listen to great speakers, meet thought leaders, entrepreneurs and experts from various fields in the Digital Economy.

    By Julian Hinz

  • The joy of the physical in a virtual world

    17/03/2013

    It's easy to think in terms of physical goods like CDs and books being supplanted by their virtual successors.

    By Adam Tinworth

  • The demise of Google Reader and the price of free

    14/03/2013

    Google is killing off Reader, its RSS reading service on July 1st. The information hungry online community are in shock - but are they just paying the long-delayed price of using a free product?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Outstanding scientific minds to join NEXT13

    12/03/2013

    Which trends and topics will impact our economy in the forthcoming 12-36 months the most? At NEXT Berlin on April 23 & 24 more than 100 international speakers with excellent industry reputations will show you what might accelerate or disrupt your business.

    By Ina Feistritzer

  • Where be dragons? In the network…

    12/03/2013

    The power of networks is that they can amplify one person's actions greatly. The rail network gave individuals power over thousands of travellers. How much more powerful is the internet?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Enter the NEXT Start-up Pitch! It’s not too late!

    09/03/2013

    Did you miss your chance to apply for our NEXT Start-up Pitch? Well, than all the international attention will go to some other entrepreneur. But lucky you: We extended the deadline for the pitch until March 17, midnight. So don't waste your time and apply now!

    By Ina Feistritzer

  • Why the Yahoo! back to the office edict is more complex than it looks

    08/03/2013

    Much as internet commentators would like to reduce issues to simple sound-bites, the reality of home working is complex

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Hands on: NEXT13 Workshop Programme

    06/03/2013

    Gain practical experiences and helpful new insights for your business in our bigger-than-ever workshop programme at NEXT Berlin.

    By Ina Feistritzer

  • How social networking erodes your personal network

    03/03/2013

    American students are pre-selecting their college friends to be just like them, thanks to social networks. Are online communities actually reducing diversity?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Like a shark, disruption comes from below…

    01/03/2013

    Why does disruption not get taken seriously until it's too late? Because it's cheap…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Are retail shops an endangered species?

    28/02/2013

    Marc Andreessen has predicted the death of traditional retail. That looks ludicrous in 2013, but how will the world look in 2025?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • What’s next? The NEXT13 Dome Stage sessions!

    26/02/2013

    What does the future of human-machine interfaces look like? Is the Maker Movement a business-relevant trend with high impact on the digital industry? The 'Here be Dragons’ sessions will shed light on future trends like the Post-PC era, the Maker Movement, 3D manufacturing and many more!

    By Xenia Stubbe

  • Promising Start-up ideas need your vote!

    25/02/2013

    NEXT Berlin and Telekom’s incubator hub:raum are looking for the most promising seed start-ups founded within the last year. The applications process is already running - the community voting starts now!

    By Xenia Stubbe

  • The danger of forsaking the web for apps

    24/02/2013

    Apps are the future, right? You can abandon the web and just focus on a great app experience? Wrong. Here be dragons…

    By Adam Tinworth

  • When is a hack not a hack? Jeff Jarvis and the BBC’s technopanic

    23/02/2013

    Jeff Jarvis had a run-in with the BBC over the recent Facebook hacking - is it an issue worthy of discussion?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Bruce Sterling, Anab Jain and Uli Hegge to join NEXT13

    20/02/2013

    Further digital experts to speak at the trendsetting conference.

    By Julian Hinz

  • We proudly present: Our media partners for NEXT13

    19/02/2013

    We are excited to announce our media partners for NEXT13! Twelve popular magazines, journals and blogs teamed up to support our conference in April.

    By Xenia Stubbe

  • Secrets and lies in online love

    15/02/2013

    Was your Valentine's Day great - or are you on the lookout for new love? Online dating might be your saviour - or is it destroying commitment?

    By Adam Tinworth

  • Start-up Pitch: Application starts now!

    12/02/2013

    Telekom’s incubator hub:raum and NEXT Berlin are looking for the best Start-ups in Europe! From now on Start-ups have the opportunity to apply for a slot in the NEXT13 Start-up Pitch live at the conference. Become a part of it and receive a lot of international attention for your innovative business idea!

    By Xenia Stubbe