Shift: Living in the Digital Age

Can I use blockchain technology? Will artificial intelligence take over my career? What exactly is "Machine Learning"? These are some of the questions „SHIFT – Living in the Digital Age“ tries to answer. The program focuses on a single topic – in depth and in detail. We talk to experts, present the key facts and explain complicated subjects in a simple manner. SHIFT – substantial, never superficial.

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Face-swapping app MSQRD


With the MSQRD app, users can project a funny mask onto a face by placing a live filter over videos or photos. The app lets you transform yourself into a monkey, a zombie, a superhero or even your best friend! In early March, Masquerade -- the maker of MSQRD - surprised everyone by announcing that it had sold its popular selfie app to Facebook. MSQRD should help Facebook fight off competition from Snapchat, which also offers a face-swapping feature.


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 2016-04-11  1m
 
 

Face-swapping app MSQRD


With the MSQRD app, users can project a funny mask onto a face by placing a live filter over videos or photos. The app lets you transform yourself into a monkey, a zombie, a superhero or even your best friend!


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 2016-04-11  1m
 
 

The Success of Streaming Services


10 years after the founding of music streaming service Spotify, streaming has gone mainstream. The video and music platforms try to set themselves apart from their competitors by offering the best playlists. Instead of buying CDs or DVDs, millions of users now subscribe to services like Apple Music, Spotify and Netflix. One advantage is that they offer custom playlists of music and videos. They're designed to offer users what's really of interest to them...


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 2016-04-11  4m
 
 

The Success of Streaming Services


10 years after the founding of music streaming service Spotify, streaming has gone mainstream. The video and music platforms try to set themselves apart from their competitors by offering the best playlists.


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 2016-04-11  4m
 
 

Mobile Solutions for Beating Traffic Jams


In Tel Aviv, start-ups are looking for digital ways to beat traffic in the form of apps that help monitor the flow of vehicles on Israel's roads. Tel Aviv has become Israel's start-up incubator city. Many of the dot-coms here are focusing on mobility apps. The metropolis on the Mediterranean is especially hard hit by congestion and rush hours with tailbacks stretching for kilometers. Apps like Moovit and Waze could provide relief...


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 2016-04-04  3m
 
 

Mobile solutions for beating traffic jams


In Tel Aviv, start-ups are looking for digital ways to beat traffic in the form of apps that help monitor the flow of vehicles on Israel's roads.


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 2016-04-04  3m
 
 

Apple for Artists


High-definition displays, apps tailored to artists' needs and clever marketing strategies have helped to make Apple products the tools of choice for artists and filmmakers. Nikolai Lockertsen of Oslo, Norway is a big name in tablet art. He creates technologically sophisticated fantasy images using only his iPad. He also produces tutorials on iPad painting for his YouTube-channel, drawing subscribers around the world. Film maker and TV journalist Matthias Sdun uses his iPhone as a camera...


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 2016-03-28  3m
 
 

Apple for Artists


High-definition displays, apps tailored to artists' needs and clever marketing strategies have helped to make Apple products the tools of choice for artists and filmmakers. Nikolai Lockertsen of Oslo, Norway is a big name in tablet art. He creates technologically sophisticated fantasy images using only his iPad. He also produces tutorials on iPad painting for his YouTube-channel, drawing subscribers around the world. Film maker and TV journalist Matthias Sdun uses his iPhone as a camera...


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 2016-03-28  3m
 
 

Virtual Reality for All


The first virtual-reality headsets will be making their market debut throughout 2016. Hard and software developers are working feverishly on new applications for them. Virtual-reality pioneer Oculus Rift is to be the first to release its VR headset. Now, companies are rushing to develop products for the virtual 3D worlds. One is Icaros in Munich. Their new fitness device combines a controller fitted with sensors, a VR headset and an app to go with it...


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 2016-03-28  3m
 
 

Virtual reality for all


The first virtual-reality headsets will be making their market debut throughout 2016. Hardware and software developers are working feverishly on new applications for them. Virtual-reality pioneer Oculus Rift is to be the first to release its VR headset. Now, companies are rushing to develop products for the virtual 3D worlds. One is Icaros in Munich. Their new fitness device combines a controller fitted with sensors, a VR headset and an app to go with it...


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 2016-03-28  3m