INTERVIEW! Disruption Network Lab is back with "Deep Cables" (Jun 17-18 at Kunstquartier Bethanien), an exploration of the internet's workings. On Sat, Jun 18, author Andrew Blum takes us through the tangibility of what's behind the world wide web. more

Jun 16, 2016 4:46 PM Zeitgeist

The Berlin police department had a more eventful weekend than you, and they've got the Twitter feed to prove it. In English! more

May 30, 2016 2:00 PM Zeitgeist

John Riceburg: Will Berlin get free wifi soon?

Germany's cabinet and federal court have just made decisions that could make it a lot easier to get online. more

May 25, 2016 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog

INTERVIEW! Copy, paste, voilà! Post-internet artist Petra Cortright makes "digital paintings" with Photoshop. She's gone from selling JPEGs to exhibitions at Frieze London. Catch the young artist's Berlin exhibition at Société before it ends May 27. more

May 23, 2016 11:00 AM Art

Ecke Weserstraße

Ecke Weserstraße

When's the last time you saw yourself on Netflix? Berliners are better reflected on Youtube. And for free! Take Ecke Weserstraße, whose third episode premieres Mon, Apr 25. Catch up on it and check out four other Berlin-born web series right here. more

Apr 22, 2016 11:00 AM Film

Ready for some teenage kicks? Our March issue's all about the real, live young Berliners coming of age in the land of eternal adolescence. Meet them and get the lowdown on your month in film, art, music, stage and food on newsstands now! more

Mar 1, 2016 1:00 PM Features

Konrad Werner: So easy to commit treason

If it hadn't been for the Verfassungschutz's treason charges, would anyone have even read Netzpolitik in the first place? more

Aug 3, 2015 4:00 PM The Berlin Blog

How do we "play" social media? Why is Facebook like a comic book? Graphic novelist Gabriel S. Moses explains it all at the Disruption Network Lab event A Game Of You, at Bethanien from Aug 8-9. more

Aug 3, 2015 12:00 PM Art

One of the most exciting writers and critics of the digital age talks about whether our constant connectivity is a pathology. (Hint: it is, but not in the way you'd think.) more

May 27, 2015 4:45 PM Zeitgeist

INTERVIEW. NY-based artist Cory Arcangel wants to preserve the disappearing artefacts of the early internet. He brings his nostalgic brand of net-influenced art to Galerie Max Hetzler for their group show Open Source, opening Mar 12. more

Mar 10, 2015 4:30 PM Art

Theatertreffen finale: Three questions

In the wake of the Theatertreffen, stage editor Nathalie Frank was left with plenty of questions about the state of German theatre today. Here are three. more

May 20, 2014 11:40 AM The Theatertreffen Blog

Seymour Gris: The NSA's German partners in crime

Gris hit up the Transmediale on Sunday and the topic of NSA overreach and online privacy was topically prescient. Will groups like Chaos Computer Club, Digital Courage and the International League for Human be able to fight back? more

Feb 4, 2014 11:30 AM The Berlin Blog

John Riceburg: Superhighway robbery continues

More than 4.3 million people in Germany have gotten letters accusing them of piracy on the internet. Just last week a friend got an Abmahnung demanding lots of money. What should you do if you're accused of illegal file sharing? more

Jan 22, 2014 12:00 PM The Berlin Blog 3 Comments

Amok Mama: A totally fucking excellent year

Among the mountain of misfortune that is the year 2013, including one lingering and creepy internet meme, Jacinta Nandi, ever Exberliner's optimist, has found one reason why this year wasn't so bad. more

Dec 30, 2013 10:00 AM The Berlin Blog

INTERVIEW. Indie theatre collective Gob Squad delves into the wild waters of Youtube for their new production "Western Society" – but don't expect skateboarding dogs. Simon Will explains all. more

Oct 1, 2013 11:30 AM Stage

Konrad Werner: #Neuland Merkel – silly old internet granny

Yes, we know, Merkel is a silly old internet granny. But probably not, actually, and her government definitely isn't. more

Jun 21, 2013 10:30 AM The Berlin Blog 1 Comments

Seymour Gris: Google vs. Germany

Google's campaign against the German government's Leistungsschutzgesetz has begun. The what? And is Google really a victim in this case? And with people like Kim Dotcom reemerging, internet giants are looking less and less chivalrous. more

Jan 22, 2013 12:15 PM The Berlin Blog 3 Comments

INTERVIEW: The first couple of open source lay everything on the table from their part in the Pirate Party and "bedingungloses Grundeinkommen" (guaranteed basic income) to feminism and liquid democracy. more

Oct 22, 2012 11:30 AM , People 4 Comments

Our Wednesdays at Burger presents a panel discussion: Anke Domscheit-Berg, Jan Hemme and Robert Levine, join us to look back on what the Piratenpartei has achieved in the past year and where they plan to go next. Wed, Oct 27, 21:00 at Kaffee Burger. more

Oct 18, 2012 1:15 PM Music & nightlife

INTERVIEW: Aude Pariset. Not to be missed, one of the brightest lights of her generation talks to us about her multifarious practice on display in her solo show. The exhibition ends Oct 6, so catch it before the light goes out. more

Oct 3, 2012 11:00 AM Art

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