If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

The small town of Gunzburg in southern Germany has set up its own online marketplace, with around 50 retailers. The initiative is a response to changes in consumer habits and the seemingly overwhelming competition from internet giants like Amazon.
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Secure alternatives to Google & Co.

Secure alternatives to Google & Co.

Google, Whatsapp, Gmail. Most of us use these services every day, despite privacy issues. Collaboration platforms such as Wire and email service provider Posteo offer secure alternatives. Do they stand a chance?
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If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

If you can't beat 'em, join 'em

The small town of Gunzburg in southern Germany has set up its own online marketplace, with around 40 retailers. The initiative is a response to changes in consumer habits and the seemingly overwhelming competition from internet giants like Amazon.
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Examine it: 2019 Land Rover Experience Tour

Examine it: 2019 Land Rover Experience Tour

Untamed wilderness, unforgettable good times and lots of challenges: that was the 2019 Land Rover Experience Tour. This year's off-road tour started in Namibia and finished in the Kavango Zambezi Park, the world's largest cross-border nature reserve.
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Present it: Toyota C-HR

Present it: Toyota C-HR

After 3 years on the road, the Toyota C-HR, short for Coupe-High-Rider, has had a facelift. Its distinctive angular design language seems to have found its fans, and its 1st generation rapidly became a bestseller.
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Test it: Mazda 3

Test it: Mazda 3

The 4th generation of the Mazda 3 stays true to the plain but stylish Kodo design language. It's coming to showrooms with a choice of a 2-liter gasoline engine or a 1.8-liter diesel. A mild hybrid system is standard for both.
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Inside it: Audi e-tron Sportback

Inside it: Audi e-tron Sportback

The e-Tron, presented in late 2018, was Audi's first all-electric-powered vehicle. Now, Audi has rolled out a 2nd electric model: another SUV, but with coupe body contours. A 300-kW output gives the e-tron Sportback a range of up to 446 kilometers.
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Examine it: the 2019 Essen Motor Show

Examine it: the 2019 Essen Motor Show

Essen's fairground halls welcomed auto tuning fans for the 2019 edition of the annual Essen Motor Show - the 52nd. More than 500 exhibitors and over 300,000 fair-goers took the opportunity to exchange ideas on the latest car customization trends.
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Chile: More Slums in the Cities

Chile: More Slums in the Cities

In Chile, protesters are demanding better social services and President Sebastian Pinera's resignation. Millions find it difficult to make ends meet, and many are forced to live in makeshift camps and shanty towns. DW's Nicole Frohlich reports fro...
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Germany: The Nazis in my Family

Germany: The Nazis in my Family

Eighty years after the beginning of World War II, a new generation of Germans is facing the reality of what their relatives did during the Nazi era. Some young people are the first members of their families to talk openly about the feeling of shame.
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Georgia: Drumming for Reform

Georgia: Drumming for Reform

Critics say the current system favors the ruling Georgian Dream party. A first wave of protests in the summer saw 200 demonstrators injured. DW's Emily Sherwin met one of them - a young activist who has become one of the faces of the protest movem...
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China: Studying instead of Playing

China: Studying instead of Playing

For many Chinese children, time spent in school is just part of their learning. That and after-school activities and extra tuition may well add up to 12 hours. That leaves little time to play and relax.
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