Gold rush sparks shortage
Germany is seeing a national shortage in mid-range and high-end graphics cards, due to an increasing craze for mining the Ethereum cryptocurrency.
Fears that hackers can bring down their airforce
The German military's aviation safety chief has launched a new initiative against hackers, citing research that he said shows hackers can commandeer military airplanes with the help of equipment that costs about $5,700.
Getting in before Facebook
German finance, auto and publishing firms are about to form a European company to store personal data securely so customers can make purchases online from different outlets without punching in their details each time.
Putting in another government he likes
German spooks are worried that after Tsar Putin’s hackers managed to get Donald “Prince of Orange” Trump elected, he is about to use them to select a German government which will do what he tells them.
The German courts have cleared AdBlock Plus of any wrong doing meaning that it is legal to use the browser extension.
Only in Germany though
All got out of hand