Hybrid tablets and 4K TVs top trends at IFA in Berlin

Original post by Mikael Ricknäs via Tech World But getting onboard these new trends come at a cost This year at the IFA consumer electronics show in Berlin vendors introduced and demonstrated a plethora of ultra-high resolution TVs, hybrid tablets based on Microsoft’s upcoming operating systems, as well as the first device based on Windows Phone […]

Samsung teases Galaxy Note II for August 29 Mobile Unpacked event in Berlin (video)

Original post by Rajat Agrawal  via BGR Samsung today released the first teaser video for its August 29 Mobile Unpacked event in Berlin. The video shows glimpses of what seems to be a smartphone with a stylus or what could eventually be unveiled as the Galaxy Note II. The video also drops hints like “all the […]

SoundCloud Teams Up With Adyen Payment Service

Original post by Nick Clayton via WSJ Berlin’s SoundCloud has been going through a period of rapid change and growth. The start-up, with its stated mission to “unmute” the Internet has revamped its services with what it calls “The Next SoundCloud” as well as last year receiving investment from leading tech VC companies Union Square Ventures […]

Mozilla Confirms It Will Join Berlin’s New ‘Factory’ Campus

Original post by MIKE BUTCHER via TC We’ve covered them since before they existed, but now “Factory”, Berlin’s new, vast tech campus, is taking shape. As builders adapt old factory buildings (an area which will cover 107,000 square feet or 10,000 square meters), the privately-funded initiative has announced that Mozilla will become an anchor resident in the facility, […]

MasterCard and Deutsche Telekom to Cooperate on Mobile Payments

Original post by Mobile Tech News Berlin — MasterCard (MA) and Deutsche Telekom today announced a European partnership to enable consumers to use their mobile phones as a convenient and secure way to pay. At a press conference in Berlin today, Deutsche Telekom and MasterCard highlighted the importance of their partnership and the introduction of mobile […]