Stephan Meyer

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All the URLs you need to block to *actually* stop using Facebook

In the midst of a truly awful week for Facebook, during which it was revealed that users’ personal data was harvested by a company working for the Trump campaign, users are threatening to delete their accounts <i>en masse</i>.<p>The #DeleteFacebook movement is fueled by users’ anger that their data was used …

Personal Data

"Ist das eine Bitte oder ein Befehl?"

Diese Frage sollten USA-Reisende stellen, wenn Grenzbeamte ihre Smartphones durchsuchen wollen. Eine Anwältin erklärt, wie Urlauber ihre Daten …

How malls are becoming part of the neighborhood

<b>A new era of shopping centers is upon us. They’re beginning to look and function less like traditional malls and more like lifestyle centers with a</b> …

Plastic chemical linked to male infertility in majority of teenagers, study suggests

A plastics chemical linked to reduced fertility in men is in the majority of teenagers, research has found.<p>More than 80 per cent of teenagers have traces of the chemical compound in their bodies, according to the study involving 94 young people aged between 17 and 19.<p>The chemical known as Bisphenol …

Pollution

28 Bücher, die auf unserer Leseliste für 2018 ganz oben stehen

<b>Die einen von euch haben sich für 2018 vorgenommen, endlich mal regelmäßiger zu lesen. Die anderen lesen schon seit 1918 jede Woche mindestens ein</b> …

52 Places to Go in 2018

A starter kit for escaping into the world.

How to save your iPhone photos directly to an external hard drive on Mac

How do I save my iPhone photos to an external hard drive? Using Image Capture you can cut out half the work!If you take a lot of photos with your …

Operating Systems

Facebook zerstört die Demokratie

Die ungebrochene Macht sozialer Netzwerke ist gefährlich, sagt Niall Ferguson. Der renommierte Historiker sieht nur einen Ausweg.<p><b>DIE ZEIT:</b> Professor …

KI will rock you

Ein Beatles-Song auf Knopfdruck? Kein Problem. Hip-Hop-Beats in Sekunden? Bitte sehr. Künstliche Intelligenz wird kreativ – und könnte die …

Charles and Ray Eames: The couple who shaped the way we live

Charles and Ray Eames were two of the most influential designers of the 20th Century. William Cook looks at how the pair worked together to create designs that still inspire today.<p>Charles and Ray Eames are most famous for their iconic chairs, which transformed our idea of modern furniture, but this …

Design

How To Spend 48 Perfect Hours In Sydney, Australia...

You really need more time – and we don’t say that often…<p>You’ve probably traveled a long way, but fortunately, Sydney is well worth the trip. Full of …

Why Casablanca is the ultimate film about refugees

It’s 75 years since Casablanca was released. Nicholas Barber looks at how the classic romantic melodrama was really about the plight of the displaced.<p>No self-respecting film festival is complete, at the moment, without some acknowledgement of the ongoing refugee crisis. This year’s Cannes …

North Africa

You will lose your job to a robot—and sooner than you think

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>I want to tell you straight off what this story is about: Sometime in the next 40 …

"2001 - Odyssee im Weltall": Essay: Erinnerungen an die Zukunft

Vielleicht ist es mit Filmen nicht anders als mit früheren Geliebten. Wenn man sich zehn, fünfzehn Jahre später über den Weg läuft, gibt es zwei …

Mark Forster: Veto gegen das eigene Wort – eine Mark Forster-Doku

<b>Wer schreibt die Songs von Mark Forster? Mark Forster hat diese Frage in einem Interview beantwortet, doch er hat die Veröffentlichung des Interviews</b> …

My long-awaited robot friend made me wonder what it means to live at all

Jibo and I are hanging out, as we have been all week.<p>An 11-inch-tall robot, Jibo sits on my desk watching me type. Its glossy, squat trunk periodically swivels on three rotational disks; two are situated at an angle, so Jibo can position itself to look up or down with an almost serpentine twist. …

Robotics

Australien: Mit dem Kajak durch Sydney

Beim Paddeln durch Sydney genoss Julica Jungehülsing neue Blickwinkel - und das Glück der Frühaufsteher.<p>Hafentour für Individualisten mit freiem …

Sydney: Die besten Insidertipps für euren Städtetrip!

Kein Wunder, dass alle in Sydney leben wollen. Unser Reporter Harald Braun hat eine ganz besondere Stadttour gemacht und Insidertipps …

12 Incredibly Useful Things You Didn’t Know Google Maps Could Do

Some of the best features of Google’s mapping app are among the hardest to find—until you know where to look.<p>Google Maps is great for just getting around. But don’t be fooled: The app is much more than a glorified Garmin. Maps has all sorts of powerful features and time-saving shortcuts that aren’t …

Maps

Is Psycho’s shower scene the greatest in cinema history?

A new documentary explores the most famous shower scene in history in minute detail. Tom Brook takes a closer look.<p>Many consider the famous shower scene from Psycho to be the greatest in film history – but one film fan took his admiration for its director, Alfred Hitchcock, a step further.<p>A new …

Documentaries

Eight of the Best Luxury Spas in NSW

As we round upon the final stretch of winter, it’s worth sparing a thought for those not lucky enough to have escaped for a cheeky summer sojourn on …

Vitra-Doyen Fehlbaum: „Diese Möbel rufen Erregung hervor“

Vitra-Doyen Fehlbaum „Diese Möbel rufen Erregung hervor“<p>Von<p>-Aktualisiert am 12.10.2017-20:48<p>Charles und Ray Eames. Bild: Eames Office LCC<p>Rolf …

20 essential Mac keyboard shortcuts to save you a click

Power to your fingertips.<p>The right keyboard shortcuts can save you a huge amount of time. Whether you're browsing the web or editing a document, these commands will cut the precious moments you spend reaching for the mouse and sifting through menus. Over hours, days, and weeks, that saved time …

Nifty GIF

“Blade Runner 2049” is the rare sequel that justifies its right to exist

<i>This story contains spoilers.</i><p>The most profound moment in <i>Blade Runner 2049</i> sounds like a total throwaway line, delivered in Harrison Ford’s famous wry tone.<p>“Is he real?” LAPD Officer K (Ryan Gosling) asks Rick Deckard (Ford, reprising his role from the original 1982 film). They’re referring to …

17 Things To Do In Sydney That Aren't Climbing The Bridge

Because Sydney has so much more to offer than the bridge walk.

Where to Eat in Sydney Right Now

Our methodology is simple. We asked ourselves to be really honest, like “last meal” honest, about the food we live and fly for, and we canvased our trusted network of writers, chefs, and restaurateurs for the dishes they can’t stop dreaming about thereafter. What follows is the print-it-out …

Dining Rooms

A Local's Guide to a Weekend in Sydney

Sydney-siders are never disappointed about staying in town for a weekend. There is so much to see and do, but our favourites always win. It can be an …

Café

Explore Sydney By Foot on This Epic Walk

Whether after some exercise, keen to see a few iconic sights, or both, here is a fabulous city walk for you. But remember, the sun can be harsh in …

Inside Australia’s glamour family

The Merivale Group founder and father of nightclub mogul Justin Hemmes was surrounded by family when he died on Sunday night at his Sydney home, his …