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TEDxVienna Adventures:
Color with light

It does not take much to expand on everything you know about the power of visuals. Sometimes, all you need is an iPad and a projector. Sometimes, all you need is some darkness, some lights and the right tool to go on an adventure. And this is exactly what TEDxVienna […]


human vs data

Data vs. Humans: Why the Why Matters in Big Data 2

In their famous book about Big Data, the authors Viktor Mayer-Schönberger and Kenneth Cukier state the following: “the era of big data challenges the way we live and interact with the world. Most strikingly, society will need to shed some of its obsession for causality in exchange for simple correlations: […]


Are We All Becoming Mobile, App-Armed Superheroes?

You probably know that something profound happend last year: According to the worldwide sales figures, it was the first time in the history of mobile devices that smartphone sales overtook those of personal computers. Although it is way to go until the so called ‚smart phones’ will have fully replaced […]


Alexander Oswald – Why Kenyans do it better 1

About the talk Western society is provided with the latest mobile devices, apps etc. Social Media, Cloud Computing, Web 3.0 and many more: we are convinced to have the best means to produce and create output. But wait a minute… looking at the telecommunication market what about these fancy app-social-media-marketing campaigns? […]


EyeEm – communicating through mobile photography

At first glance, when looking over the EyeEm website you discover a beautiful mobile app that allows you to upload pictures, share them with the world and discover a variety of similar photos from other users (let’s say the app “learns what you love from the pictures you take”). You […]


Digitalizing your Health

In the last couple of years I have witnessed the rebirth of health consciousness in the digital world. Fueled by the exponential technological upturn, sprouts of health tracking services started appearing all around the world. So we’ve seen technology being used for some time now to help consumers keep track […]