Munich gets Transrapid High-Speed Maglev Train After years of discussions the Transrapid high-speed train for connecting Munich and its airport project got the official go today.
The 37km (~23miles) magnetic rail passage is supposed to cost 1.85 billion Euro (~$2....
Sep 25 2007, 3:08am CDT
Oktoberfest 2006 Gadgets: iPod Lederhose and Wiesn Pen The Oktoberfest in Munich opened again this weekend. It is the 173rd time and this year it is 2 days longer than usual.
This is the 3rd year we are reporting about essential Oktoberfest gadgets. In 2004 the Beer...
Sep 17 2006, 11:00am CDT
Philips PerfectDraft - Draft Beer at Home Philips announced their home beer tap PerfectDraft last year. I received an ad from a
German electronics retailer that offers the Philips PerfectDraft for 179 Euros. I thought I look into this thing a bit more. Who...
Sep 17 2005, 9:47am EST
Oktoberfest 2005 Gadget: Scrolling LED Badge The Oktoberfest in Munich is upon us again starting this weekend. The 2004 Oktoberfest Gadget was the Bavarian Beer Foamer. This year it is a LED Badge.
Scrolling text LED badges or belts are the accessory this year...
Sep 13 2005, 9:00am EST
PULL-i for Apple iPod nano in Oktoberfest Design Munich based portable gadget soft case maker Pull-i is quick to the market with a soft case for the new Apple iPod nano. Pull-i's new iPod nano case features a Oktoberfest design to take it right to the 'Wiesn' in style...
Sep 11 2005, 11:17am EST
Oktoberfest 2004 Gadget: Bavarian Beer Foamer The biggest party on the planet, the munich Oktoberfest 2004, opened this weekend. This year the Oktoberfest also has its own battery powered gadget - The Bavarian Beer Foamer.
The Bavarian Beer Foamer works like a...
Sep 20 2004, 2:27am EST
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