Gute Ergebnisse für das Geschäftsjahr 2015

Meliá erzielte 2015 ein Ergebnis vor Steuern von 101,6 Mill. Euro (+79 Prozent), der Nettogewinn stieg mit 40,5 Mill. Euro um 27 Prozent. Mit der Berücksichtigung zweier außerordentlicher Posten – die Wertminderung des Hotels in Puerto Rico und die Rückstellungen für Steueranpass … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

10 Best Editing & Proofreading Tools Every Business Blog Should Be Using

Blogs have become an essential aspect of any successful business marketing plan or strategy. Here is the list of tools to start boosting your business blog today. | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Newron Pharmaceuticals Supports Rare Disease Day® and Joins Global Movement to Raise Awareness for Rare Diseases

PRESS RELEASE: Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A. ("Newron"), a biopharmaceutical company focused on the development of novel therapies for patients with diseases of the central nervous system (CNS) and pain, today announced it has joined forces with 300... | Continue reading | 5 years ago

The Internet of Things goes wrong: Hive thermostat gets stuck and bakes users

Hive, a smart thermostat system built by British Gas, showed us how bad the Internet of Things can get over the weekend when some customer thermostats were pinned at 32 degrees celsius. The company issued a statement to The Memo today saying that “We are aware of a temporary glit … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Hopscotch, E-Commerce For Mums In India, Lands $13M Led By Facebook Co-Founder Saverin

Hopscotch, an India-based e-commerce service focused on mums and founded by a former executive, has closed a $13 million Series C round led by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin. Read More | Continue reading | 5 years ago

This man used a clever trick to find out what users really thought of his app

When Ami Ben David wanted to find out what users liked and disliked about his ‘WhatsApp for businesses‘ app Xros, he used a smart trick – he pretended to be a bot. In a world where many people are used to engaging with Slack’s automated ‘Slackbot,’ he created ‘Xrosbot’ – a ‘perso … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Raspberry Pi 3 hat einen 64-Bit-Prozessor und eingebautes W-Lan

Raspberry stellt zum vierten Geburtstag des Model B und acht Millionen verkaufter Mini-Rechner den Raspberry Pi 3 vor: das erste 64-Bit-Gerät der Firma mit W-Lan, Bluetooth, 50 Prozent mehr Leistung für immer noch circa 40 Euro.Der Rasp... | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Town of Light review

"When you're mad, you cease to exist."The Town of Light is a game set in an asylum, and several decades of games like it have taught us what those words mean. Spookiness. Evil experiments. Something sinister in the basement. Jump-scares. This doesn't have any of that, but don't f … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

No Snapdragon 820 powered LG G5 for Latin America, packs a Snapdragon 652 instead

LG’s sales manager for Chile has stated that the LG G5 will feature a Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor in Latin America, rather than a Snapdragon 820. | Continue reading | 5 years ago

ESTRO picks Coopetition offer from Barcelona and Vienna

The European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) has decided to choose the combined Barcelona and Vienna offer for their Annual Congress in the years 2017, 2018, 2020 and 2021. The 36th Annual Meeting takes place in Vienna, May 5-9, 2017. The 37th Annual Meeting in 2018 … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

This site will guess exactly where in the UK you come from based on your surname

If you’re the sort of person who’s interested in finding out more about other people with your surname – so that’s pretty much everyone – then the ‘Named‘ project by PublicProfiler will be right up your street. In a nutshell, just type in your surname, hit search and it’ll show y … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

So this is why PayPal’s founding team are called the Web Mafia

PayPal’s founding team are called the ‘Mafia’ for a reason. Not because they’re criminals, but because they’ve had a rather sinister grasp on the startup ecosystem since they sold to eBay for $1.5 billion in 2002. The below infographic now makes that clear for all to see. Names l … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Kooperation mit Plug and Play

Der Geschäftsreisedienstleister Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) arbeitet künftig mit Plug and Play zusammen, einem führenden US Start-up-Gründerzentrum. CWT ist eines der Hauptmitglieder von Plug and Play Travel & Hospitality und wird bei der Auswahl der Start-ups für Produkte und … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

3 Ways Digital Advertising Gives Tactical Support to Your Content Marketing Mission

Learn how digital advertising gives your content marketing strategy the tactical support it needs to reach your campaign objectives and drive content creation. | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Much Better Adventures, The U.K. Travel Startup, Raises £400K And Expands To Cycling

Seedcamp-backed travel startup, Much Better Adventures, which lets you book ‘active holidays’ with independent providers, has raised £400,000 in seed funding to expand its ski offering and launch a second vertical in the form of road cycling holidays. Read More | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Toshiba kippt das Brillen-Projekt Wearvue TG-01

Um Toshiba muss man sich wirklich Sorgen machen. Bei Computern tut man sich mit Mitbewerbern zusammen, die Halbleiter-Sparte ist bereits verkauft, und dann ist da ja auch immer noch die Sache mit den gefälschten Bilanzen. Entlassungen folgten.... | Continue reading | 5 years ago

64-bit Raspberry Pi 3 launched and available

The new Raspberry Pi 3 uses a 1.2GHz 64-bit quad-core Cortex-A53 ARMv8 based CPU. Plus, the Pi 3 also includes built-in Wi-Fi and built-in Bluetooth. It is available now for just $35. | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Pret a Diner

2004 kreierte der Caterer Kofler & Kompanie zum ersten Mal eine Pret a Diner Kollektion, die Lifestyle ins Cateringgeschäft bringen sollte. 2011 wurde das Konzept zu einer Pop-Up Dinner Experience weiterentwickelt, welche seitdem mehrmals jährlich in verschiedenen europäischen St … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Life is Strange developer shows off first Vampyr screenshots

Dontnod, developer of Life is Strange and Remember Me, has debuted the first four screenshots of its upcoming project Vampyr.It's safe to say it looks nothing like the studio's sunlit indie teen drama.Vampyr will be a horror role-player set in an early 20th Century London after i … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Nexus 6P quick look

We pit the best of Google against the latest and greatest from Samsung, in this hands-on comparison of the Samsung Galaxy S7 vs Nexus 6P! | Continue reading | 5 years ago

One lucky guy already got his Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge, and he has videos to prove it

Even though Samsung's Galaxy S7 Edge is officially hitting stores on March 11, some customers who have pre-ordered the device are reporting their phone is on its way, or it already arrived. One Reddit user from Finland says he had received his S7 Edge on Saturday, claiming he rec … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Tripda, Rocket Internet’s Carpooling Business, To Shut Down March 4

Another transportation startup has run out of gas while larger companies continue refuelling to tap into economies of scale. Tripda — a carpooling startup operating in 13 countries including the U.S. and backed by the Berlin-based incubator Rocket Internet — has announced that it … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Oros borrows technology from NASA spacesuits to keep you warm

Oros, a new apparel label, has found a way of incorporating the material found in NASA’s spacesuits to keep astronauts warm and added it to clothing you can wear on earth. The company is about to finish raising funds via a Kickstarter campaign. At the time of writing, Oros had su … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Bank of Russia Sets Up Taskforce to Explore Bitcoin and FinTech

The status of Bitcoin in Russia seems to be changing on a day-to-day basis. One day, government officials want to abolish the digital currency and make using Bitcoin punishable by law. The next day, the Bank of Russia announces they are looking to explore the possibilities and bo … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

8 Ways Event Professionals Can Make Mondays Not Suck

Why do Monday’s Suck? Could Mondays actually be the solution to having an amazing week? By approaching your week from a different angle, you can begin to train yourself to actually enjoy Mondays and make them your most productive day of the week. Here’s how… Do you hate Mondays? … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Samsung’s Exynos is now the industry’s fourth largest processor brand

Research from Strategy Analytics reveals that Samsung's Exynos range of processors are catching up with Qualcomm's leading market share. | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Raspberry Pi 3 microcomputer with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi goes on sale for $35

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has launched the Raspberry Pi 3, a third generation model of the popular Raspberry Pi mini computer. Costing $35, the Raspberry Pi 3 boasts many of the same features of its predecssor, including HDMI, ethernet, and 4 USB ports. But the latest incarnati … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

AIDA Cruises: Taufe des neuen Flaggschiffs AIDAprima am 7. Mai 2016 als Highlight des HAFENGEBURTSTAG HAMBURG (FOTO)

AIDA Cruises: Rostock (ots) - AIDA Cruises: Taufe des neuen Flaggschiffs AIDAprima am 7. Mai 2016 als Highlight des HAFENGEBURTSTAG HAMBURG AIDAprima, das elfte Mitglied der AIDA Flotte, wird am 7. Mai 2016 als glanzvoller Höhepunkt des 827. HAFENGEBURTSTAG ... | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Scharia, Scheichs und Shopping - 1001 Fragezeichen im Königreich am Golf: "auslandsjournal spezial" im ZDF erkundet Saudi-Arabien (FOTO)

ZDF: Mainz (ots) - Öffentliche Hinrichtungen und Partner des Westens, Twitter-Weltmeister und Fahrverbot für Frauen, Wahabismus und Kampf gegen Terror: Saudi-Arabien ist ein Königreich der Widersprüche. In einem "auslandsjournal spezial" erkundet ... | Continue reading | 5 years ago

HTC will 900 Euro für die Vive

Bislang war nur klar, dass die Vive, HTCs VR-Brille 800 US-Dollar kosten wird. Aber was heißt das eigentlich für uns Europäer? Wenn sich das Headset heute um 16 Uhr vorbestellen lässt, werden für Interessenten in Euro-L&au... | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Carcassonne now Xbox One backwards compatible

Unpronounceable strategy board game Carcassonne is now available to play on Xbox One, via the console's backwards compatibility service.The game became available over the weekend, shortly after last week's announcement of back compatibility for Geometry Wars.As with all Xbox One … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

PayPal Mafia impact explored in hypnotic new interactive graphic

FEATURE: The mind-boggling reach of the so-called “PayPal Mafia” is a well-known tale in Silicon Valley. This network of former PayPal employees and executives seem to be at the center of just about everything happening in Silicon Valley over the past decade. LinkedIn. Yelp. Yamm … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

In pictures: Inside Secret Cinema's Tell No-One production

Secret Cinema has released images from inside its latest production, the name and theme of which is being heavily guarded. | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Sequoia Capital Says Blockchain Could Cut MasterCard Earnings

Sequoia Capital has predicted that the rise of blockchain technology could put a damper on earnings at MasterCard. | Continue reading

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How The Energy Blockchain Will Create A Distributed Grid

The blockchain could serve as the foundation of a system for connecting energy grids, delivering more efficient and environmentally sustainable energy, according to, a news site for the global clean energy market. One company, L03 Energy, is building an “open s … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

It’s the story that counts most at this year’s 25th Slovenian Advertising Festival, held in Portorož from 7th to 8th April 2016

And since the SOF festival is celebrating its quarter of a century existence it seems they have been providing some really exceptional festival stories over the past 25 years. The story is essential ingredient of every good advertising campaign and it is also the key component th … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Indonesia says Internet giants need to pay tax or face blockages

JAKARTA (Reuters) – Global Internet-based firms could have their services blocked in Indonesia if they do not obtain “permanent establishment” status in the country and pay Indonesian tax, government officials said on Monday. Finance Minister Bambang Brodjonegoro told reporters a … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

17 tech stories you missed this weekend

If when you woke up this morning the first thing to pop into your head was The Boomtown Rats hit ‘I don’t like Mondays‘ (or maybe Deathcab for Cutie’s ‘Monday Morning’ is more your speed) then I can only empathize with your distress, offer my apologies that the weekend has indeed … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

A whole year? Yes, a whole year for leaping.

Every four years, the worldwide calendar reminds us of a secret. Leaping. Leaping powers innovation, it is the engine of not only our economy, but of a thrilling and generous life. Of course, you can (and should) be leaping regularly.... | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Far Cry Primal beats Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 in UK chart

Far Cry Primal has leapt to the top of the UK all-format charts in its debut week of release.Ubisoft's Stone Age adventure beat off competition from EA shooter Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare 2, which dug its heels into second place.But there's no word yet on how well either s … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

An idea that's ready to fly

Date: 29/02/2016The CROP project’s advances in developing an innovative cycloidal rotor technology to power such an aircraft brings this prospect much closer. An aircraft with cycloidal rotor technology can spin through 360 degrees around all axes, take off and hover like a helic … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

A Snapchat employee has fallen for the oldest trick in the book

Snapchat suffered a data breach over the weekend after one of its staff fell for a phishing email asking for payroll information and purporting to be from the company’s CEO Evan Spiegel. The company has assured the world that its servers were not breached – so no user data has be … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Vegan Chamomile & Lemon Shortbread

Soothing chamomile and zesty lemon pair beautifully together in this shortbread to create a sweet, comforting flavour. Perfect served with a cup of chamomile tea! This recipe is based on my original vegan shortbread recipe with the obvious additions as well as a tablespoon of cor … | Continue reading | 5 years ago


Am Vortag der IMEX 2016 in Frankfurt laden MICE-Anbieter aus Kroatien Veranstaltungsplaner aus Agenturen, Unternehmen und Verbänden zum “(M)ICE Cream CROATIA” Messe-Kick-Off Event ein. Die Abendveranstaltung mit Workshop am 18. April beginnt um 18 Uhr. Kroatien ist eine vielfälti … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Nikon startet neue Kamera-Reihe mit 1"-Sensor

Nikon hat nicht nur neue Kameras der Coolpix-Serie am Start, Mit der DL-Reihe will man ab Juni drei Kameras anbieten, die alle mit einem 1" großen Bildsensor ausgestattet sind. Die Strategie dahinter ist klar: Nikon will sich Marktanteile im K... | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Raspberry Pi 3 has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and a faster processor

Four years after launching the original Raspberry Pi, an ultra-cheap, barebones and tiny but surprisingly versatile PC, the Raspberry Pi Foundation launched the third major iteration of the same product.The Raspberry Pi 3 has a new, 1.2GHz, 64-bit, quad-core ARM Cortex-A53 proces … | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Concerto Live poaches Max Fellows from TBA

Concerto Live has appointed Max Fellows as head of client services. | Continue reading | 5 years ago

Netflix users cry out as it aggressively blocks hacks that give access to US library

Netflix said it was going to declare war on users that took advantage of VPN services and DNS hacks to gain access to the US library, and it wasn’t kidding: a number of common methods for obscuring your location have been blocked entirely in the last week. Users poured into a thr … | Continue reading | 5 years ago