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Largest German Apple Store opens in Hamburg with 2,000 Apple Fans Lined Up

Largest German Apple Store opens in Hamburg with 2,000 Apple Fans Lined Up
Don't People know that Apple has an Online Store?
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Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Last Film Ever

Source: The Stranger

Is Philip Seymour Hoffman's Last Film Any Good? by Charles Mudede The first 15 minutes or so of this spy thriller will throw you into despair. The film is set in Hamburg, Germany, but the actors speak English with German accents. This is something we just don't do anymore. In the '80s, yes, it was allowed, but in our day and age, it's just not proper to break with language realis ...
Full article at: The Stranger 1 day ago, 7:52pm CDT

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Review: the winners of the 2013 Felix Schoeller Photo Award

Source: Cision Wire

Osnabrück, 13 October 2013 Peter Schulte of Hamburg is the overall winner of the 2013 Felix Schoeller Photo Award. Peter Schulte’s work first wowed the jury in the portrait category. They selected his portrait entitled “Up close” as the category winner and then chose it from the five category winners as the overall winner of the Gold Award. The awards ceremony was held in Osnabrück‘s Cultural History Museum on 13 October 2013 and was followed by the official exhibition opening. Peter Sc ...
Full article at: Cision Wire 1 day ago, 10:01am CDT

Congestion worsens at Rotterdam, spreads to Antwerp, Hamburg

Source: The Journal of Commerce

Worsening congestion at the port of Rotterdam has prompted two short sea and feeder shipping lines to impose surcharges of around $100 per container. Shippers could also be hit by congestion surcharges at one of Hamburg’s largest terminals, and Antwerp is showing th ...
Full article at: The Journal of Commerce 2 days ago, 8:46am CDT

Movie review: 'A Most Wanted Man'

Source: Big Government

Slipping in between the summer blockbusters comes Philip Seymour Hoffman's last full performance in "A Most Wanted Man," a very subtle, deliberate, and talky John LeCarre adaptation.  Hoffman plays German spymaster Gunther Bachmann, who runs a tiny off-the-books counter-espionage unit in Hamburg.  Bachmann plays a long, patient game in the War on Terror, breaking German law here and there in his ...
Full article at: Big Government 3 days ago, 3:35pm CDT

Director Says Hoffman Inhabited 'Most Wanted Man' Role

Source: WYPR

When actor Philip Seymour Hoffman died of a heroin overdose in February, he left behind several unreleased films.His most significant role: The haggard German intelligence agent Gunther Bachmann in the spy thriller A Most Wanted Man. Hoffman's character leads a fictional intelligence unit and is tasked with recruiting informants within the Islamic community to uncover terrorist plots.The film is based on the 2008 John le Carré novel by the same name. It's set in ...
Full article at: WYPR 4 days ago, 4:11pm CDT

Friday Fun: Two cities’ bold plans to make cars obsolete

Source: The City Fix

Helsinki’s “mobility on demand” system will integrate a variety of transport options and could make car ownership obsolete. Photo by Justin Swan/Flickr. Helsinki, Finland and Hamburg, Germany are both striving to vastly improve urban transport in less than a generation. The Helsinki Times boldly states that “the future resident of Helsinki will not own a car.” Hamburg, meanwhile, has announced a plan to ...
Full article at: The City Fix 5 days ago, 10:38am CDT

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Bayern Munich unveil their new Adidas away kit [Pictures]

Source: 101 Great Goals

Bayern Munich have released images of their new Adidas away kit and it’s pretty nice! The German champions will wear the kit in this weekend´s Telekom Cup which will take place in Hamburg. Adidas have wrote a bit about the new jersey, explaining why they decided to go for a hooped design with the colours red, white and blue: “Ahead of a season in which the goal will once again be to win every competition in whic ...
Full article at: 101 Great Goals 6 days ago, 6:28am CDT

Fighting bacteria—with viruses


Research published today in PLOS Pathogens reveals how viruses called bacteriophages destroy the bacterium Clostridium difficile (C. diff), which is becoming a serious problem in hospitals and healthcare institutes, due to its resistance to antibiotics. The study, by scientists at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Hamburg, Germany, could help bring about a new ...
Full article at: 6 days ago, 1:40pm CDT

Ribery in line for return, says Guardiola


Ribery resumed training with the Bundesliga champions last week after missing Frances World Cup campaign due to a back injury. Bayern face Borussia Monchengladbach in the pre-season tournament in Hamburg on Saturday as the Bavarians step up their preparations for the new campaign. And, in his first press conference ahead of the upcoming season, Guardiola hinted that Ribery may be in line to feature. Ribery has trained well this week, Guardiola said.I think he can play a couple of minut ...
Full article at: 6 days ago, 7:04am CDT


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