Philipp Berchtold

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The best way to win an argument

How do you change someone’s mind if you think you are right and they are wrong? Psychology reveals the last thing to do is the tactic we usually resort to.<p>You are, I'm afraid to say, mistaken. The position you are taking makes no logical sense. Just listen up and I'll be more than happy to …

Psychology

This Is SpaceX’s First Ever Manned Spacecraft, The Dragon V2

Not too long ago, the idea of a commercially-built craft that could carry people back and forth into space was but a sci-fi pipedream.<p>Tonight, SpaceX revealed a spacecraft built to do just that.<p>Called the Dragon V2, the craft is built to carry up to 7 passengers (or fewer passengers, with cargo) …

Breaking Up with Facebook: Where Are Brands and Young Users Going?

“We’d love to say ‘It’s not you, it’s us’ but it’s totally you. Not to be rude, but you aren’t the smart, funny social network we fell in love with several years back. You’ve changed. A lot,” wrote delivery service Eat24 in its breakup letter with Facebook.<p>Eat24 is one of the many brands …

Tesla Swings At Direct-Sale Bans As Bigger Fight Awaits

Try to buy a Tesla in some states, and you may find yourself having to shop online. Texas and Arizona are among those that have banned direct sales of the electric vehicles. New Jersey may be next. Tesla intends to fight a ruling in the state that says it has to close its stores there by April …

Why Your Company Should Be Taking Social Media Seriously

<b>Until very recently</b>, so many business owners and managers have seen social media platforms as a place for kids, an online hangout for college …

Public Relations

Facebook reveals online education app for Rwanda

Facebook is helping to roll out a pilot online education program in Rwanda, as part of its pitch to bring internet to the unconnected world.<p>Dubbed SocialEDU, the new initiative was revealed at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona Monday and comes the same day as the social media giant's founder Mark …

The Web Is 25 - And The Semantic Web Has Been An Important Part Of It - DATAVERSITY

<b>NOTE: This post was updated at 5:40pm ET.</b><p>Today the Web celebrates its 25th birthday, and we celebrate the Semantic Web’s role in that milestone. And …

Bewerbung: Vorstellungsgespräche via Video werden beliebter

Kandidaten und Personaler wünschen sich einen schnellen und unkomplizierten Ablauf des Vorstellungsgesprächs. Eine Möglichkeit sind …

YouTube Claims It Has Been Behind Every Viral Video Trend Ever

What is the scariest possible outcome of Google’s involvement in your life? That they track your whereabouts and send them to the NSA? That they don’t care about user experience and only send you ads? Those are bush league compared to this: What if, without you ever knowing it, Google had crafted …

Germany Sets 23.9 GW Solar Power Generation Record!

Despite the long and dark winter, solar panels keep lining Germany’s residential rooftops. According to <i>SMA</i> Solar Technology, the country has just set …

The electric car’s biggest threat may be its battery

The battery-powered electric car is making inroads, but there’s one major problem – the battery itself. What’s needed to make the green motor go mainstream?<p>Visit a super-wealthy enclave in California like La Jolla or a super-techy one like Mountain View, and you will get a glimpse of the future. …

Electric Vehicles

Chatten ohne Netz: Diese App verwirrt die Messenger-Welt

Mit Freunden chatten, ganz ohne Internetverbindung? Das funktioniert wirklich, wie der FireChat-Messenger für das iPhone zeigt. Die App nutzt dafür …

Tesla's Elon Musk Closing In On BMW Heirs As The World's Richest Automotive Titan

For years, Johanna Quandt and her children, Stefan Quandt and Susanne Klatten, have been the auto industry’s wealthiest individuals, thanks to their nearly 50 percent stake in the German automaker BMW. The three billionaires inherited their wealth from their late husband and father, Herbert Quandt, …

Foursquare weiß, was du gleich essen willst

Der Check-In-Dienst Foursquare will in Zukunft das Nutzerverhalten antizipieren und dem Anwender nicht nur sagen wo er essen soll, sondern auch was. …

Mit diesen 5 Hashtag-Tools behältst du alle Sozialen Netzwerke im Blick

Das Hashtag hat seinen Siegeszug durch Social Media angetreten. Egal ob Twitter, Facebook, Google+ oder Instagram – überall wimmelt es vor #. Wir …

Reichweite von Tweets - Twitter Test mit Chancen und Risiken.

Wie viele Follower und andere Twitter Nutzer erreicht ihr mit euren Tweets überhaupt? Außer Anzeigenkunden von Twitter blieb diese Information …

Wissen ist Macht: Lehrer straft Klasse mit "Game of Thrones"-Spoiler

Weil die Klasse keine Ruhe geben wollte, hat ein Lehrer in Frankreich seine Schüler auf perfide Art und Weise bestraft: Er hat ihnen verraten, wie es …

The era of Facebook is an anomaly

danah boyd’s SXSW keynote is sold out. When it’s over, a dozen fans rush the stage.<p>These fans aren’t young groupies hoping to get a closer glimpse at their favorite rock star, but full-grown adults hoping to hear one more word from boyd. She’s one of the world’s sharpest authorities on how teens …

How the Solar Sail Could Fuel Interplanetary Travel

Stephen Baxter's new novel <i>Proxima</i> includes a sentient solar sail, but this unique type of spacecraft has a long history in science fiction — and an …

Car Dealers Are Terrified of Tesla's Plan to Eliminate Oil Changes

Car dealers fear Tesla. In states across the country, powerful car dealer associations have lobbied to ensure the electric car maker and its …

Elon Musk launching heaviest rocket in existence (can reach Mars)

Is this helping?<p>I love Elon Musk, as I'm sure many of you here do. As CEO, Chief Product Architect, and the face of Tesla Motors, he is launching us …

Herzrasen, Schweißausbruch, Zittern: Wenn die Angst zum Gefängnis wird

Angststörungen gehören zu den häufigsten psychischen Erkrankungen. Die Angst quält die Menschen, treibt sie in Depressionen und Verzweiflung. Es gibt …

Pornify - Spotifys verruchte Schmuddelecke (NSFW)

Wer noch die Zeiten kennt, in denen man sich in sogenannten Videotheken VHS-Kassetten ausgeliehen hat um Filme am heimischen TV-Gerät zu schauen, der …