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Mindfulness with apps as a new smartphone hype
19. August 2020

Everyone knows the expression: “An apple a day keeps the doctor away.” Nowadays it’s “A meditation a day keeps the doctor away.” That’s the conclusion scientists reached in a study by Harvard University. They found that meditation exercises help reduce stress levels and strengthen the immune system, with the result that you feel more balanced, more

Medical Apps: Doctors can soon prescribe smartphone apps
4. August 2020

Just a few more weeks, then doctors in Germany will be able for the first time to prescribe medical apps for the smartphone, as the German digital association Bitkom reports. That’s a first, since diabetes diaries, back exercises to do at home, or eye exercises can then be prescribed by the doctor and covered by more

Disinfecting your smartphone – the issue of cross-contamination
29. March 2020

The current coronavirus pandemic has made the general public highly aware of the need for greater hygiene to protect against infection. We wash our hands more, keep a distance from each other, and look out for potential risks in public spaces. All that is the right thing to do. But there is one subject that more

Robust, enduring and up to date – the Gigaset GX290 in the press
10. January 2020

The GX290 was one of the highlights of the year – not just for Gigaset because it was the company’s first so-called “ruggedized” smartphone, made especially robust for use in challenging environments. But also for the press, who were able to convince the recipient qualities of the new smartphone. The Gigaset GX290 is the reliable more

Rugged smartphones for tradesmen in diverse crafts
4. October 2019

From the electrician to the mechatronics engineer, the stonemason to the chimney sweep – the handicraft sector is diverse and tradesmen are vital. Germany numbered 1,001,748 handicraft businesses employing more than 5.5 million people in 2018. Anyone working on a building site or in the field needs a rugged smartphone – a reliable companion that more

So where are you flying to? Pollen apps and the smartphone – more than just an early warning system for allergy sufferers
5. March 2019

Hand on heart: Do you know when the beech or hazelnut tree’s pollen flies or when the alder blossoms? If not, you’re either not allergic to plants or you haven’t yet installed a pollen forecast app on your smartphone. You can read why such an app is extremely useful in our blog article. More and more

Shopping in the digital age: The smartphone as a shopping center
30. January 2019

Want to buy the latest headphones or fashionable sneakers easily and conveniently while you’re in the waiting room? Or quickly order a present for a birthday party at the weekend just before you go to sleep? Shopping in the digital age – that means finding everything your heart desires in the Internet, round the clock more

Banish the fear of 0%: How do I go easy on my battery when streaming?
21. January 2019

Video streaming is growing in popularity. According to an online study by the TV stations ARD and ZDF, 60% of Germans watch online videos at least once a week. And since they like mobile streaming, the smartphone is becoming more and more important for that. After all, it’s also simply too convenient: If you’re too more

Growing demand for smart gadgets: What Germans want to buy in 2019
10. January 2019

Smartphones are still at the top of the wish list for 2019, according to the results of a representative survey conducted by Bitkom. Also much-coveted: smart gadgets such as robovacs, robotic lawn mowers and smart home devices. Apart from New Year resolutions to do with health and well-being, many people plan at the start of more