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Six e-facts about the new go-to transport for Berliners, from their role in women's emancipation, to whether they're really safer than bikes and if they are really an eco-friendly option. Read more

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Enjoyed by many, despised by more and vilified by local media, e-scooters were the topic that dominated politics, news and Späti discussions this summer. Now with thousands of e-scooters on Berlin streets, here's how it all began. Read more

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The e-scooter revolution has landed in Berlin. With Lime clocking up 1M rides in just 11 weeks, Circ extending its reach and Voi set to unveil a second model, we decided to put Berlin's e-scooter brands to the test. Read more

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Love the convenience of hopping on an e-scooter? Well it could land you on the wrong side of the law. With a lot of confusion about what the regulations are, we collect the five golden rules to scoot by to stay safe - and avoid a fine! Read more

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In the German papers this week: over-worked Berliners, e-scooter protests, new holiday for cyclists, showers for the homeless and more! Read more

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Exercise, mindfulness and Bauhaus architecture? Interact with the design movement as never before at Bauhaus Week's early morning rooftop yoga sessions, guided routines followed up with cultural historical talks about the buildings. Starts Aug 31. Read more

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In the German papers this week: Berliner Polizei rebrand their image, human trafficking, an end to free street finds, Spree-swimming cancelled - again! And more... Read more

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In the German papers this week: Berlin among most surveilled cities, trash-collecting tours, Ora 35 closes, opening hours for Görli, new Panda Kinder and more... Read more

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INTERVIEW! This Saturday, August 17, EXBlicks teams up with Asia Film Berlin to present three shorts from filmmaker Cha Ji Ryang at 8:00pm at Lichtblick Kino. Read more

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In the German papers this week: Berlin cops and gender diversity, the Greens propose Touri-tickets, a bike path goes down the drain and Neukölln fights its dirty problem... Read more

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The Pierre Boulez Saal concert hall bridges the summer break with a surprisingly silent visual experience: installation "The Gold Projections". Read more

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In the German papers this week: Rainstorms disrupt traffic, BER faces security test, shoppers move downtown, the city counts its homeless and more... Read more

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For those street-savvy perusers looking for a good find – in June another flea market hit Neukölln! Unlike its overcrowded competitors, NK Flohmarkt at Kranoldplatz gives you enough room to browse at leisure every other Sunday this summer. Read more

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In the German papers this week: Building around Tempelhof, Berlin tries to curb diesel, party tourists live up to the term and more... Read more

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From staws to diapers, and toothbrush to sex toys - we've got you covered, all eco-friendly and plastic-free. Read more

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In the German papers this week: The police look into rightwing activity, solidarity income goes into effect, the Späti wars continue and more... Read more

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In the German papers this week: Cleaner tap water, e-scooter madness, a post-communist makeover, Berlin support for Sea Watch captain Carola Rackete and more... Read more

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In the German papers this week: Heatwaves and forest fires, scooter drivers – naked and clothed, drug testing your pills in the clubs and more... Read more

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In the German papers this week: Berlin will burn, rents will freeze, the city – particularly Köpenick – gets taken over by musicians and more... Read more

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INTERVIEW! Facial recognition expert Os Keyes on how it's the power structures behind AI, not artificial intelligence itself, that could cause some serious issues if it goes unchecked. Hear Keyes speak at Disruption Network Lab on Jun 15 at 18:30. Read more

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