Grie­ving tog­e­ther in 3D

VYVYT offers vir­tu­al memo­ry rooms There’s always going to be peo­p­le dying - even in the tech world. Ava­tars that live on in place of us or chat­bots with the voices of the decea­sed - such offe­rings are the way that Sili­con Val­ley has been respon­ding to the human need to cope with death and finality. […]

Digi­tal time tra­vel with ZAUBAR

The AI-sup­­por­t­ed Aug­men­ted Rea­li­ty crea­tor plat­form making immersi­ve tours pos­si­ble Using a smart­phone or tablet to return to the past of memo­ri­al sites or to get a glim­pse of urban plan­ning of the future: this can now be easi­ly rea­li­sed thanks to the Media­Tech Hub start­up ZAUBAR’s AR plat­form “We are tel­ling loca­­ti­on-based sto­ries with our AR […]

MTH Unboxing: SongPush

The MTH Unboxing is a month­ly for­mat. One start­up from the port­fo­lio of the Media­Tech Hub Acce­le­ra­tor will be pre­sen­ted in each issue. This time, you will learn more about the music­tech start­up Song­Push. As a result of digi­tiza­ti­on, it has beco­me incre­asing­ly easy for musi­ci­ans and bands not only to record music, but also to publish […]

5 Years Media­Tech Hub Potsdam

The Media­Tech Hub Pots­dam turns 5! Time to cele­bra­te & dis­cuss the future. On June 26, 2023, the Media­Tech Hub Pots­dam will cele­bra­te its fifth anni­ver­sa­ry. We the­r­e­fo­re cor­di­al­ly invi­te our enti­re MTH com­mu­ni­ty to cele­bra­te this with us.  On the occa­si­on of a net­work mee­ting of the Digi­tal Hub Initia­ti­ve in Pots­dam on June 27 and the […]

MTH Unboxing: Snaque

The MTH Unboxing is a month­ly for­mat. One start­up from the port­fo­lio of the Media­Tech Hub Acce­le­ra­tor will be pre­sen­ted in each issue. This time, you will learn more about the media­tech start­up snaque. On many plat­forms and news por­tals, pay­walls are now well estab­lished. Lar­ge publishers rely on them just as much as small local […]

The Swarm is coming

Why sound and crea­ti­ve pro­ces­ses in post-pro­­duc­­ti­on are play­ing a spe­cial role in the best­sel­ler adapt­a­ti­on A glo­bal best­sel­ler run­ning to 900 pages, published 20 years ago and long con­side­red unfilmable: Frank Schätzing’s sci­ence fic­tion thril­ler “The Swarm” has now pre­mie­red as a six-part series at this year’s Ber­li­na­le. Boas­ting a bud­get of 40 mil­li­on Euros, the series is […]

Review: T-Labs visit Babelsberg

On 6 Febru­ary 2023, we were plea­sed to wel­co­me a dele­ga­ti­on from T-Labs to our Media­Tech Hub Pots­dam in Babels­berg. First, the group went to the Media­Tech Hub Space at UFA. Media­Tech Hub Pots­dam CEO Andrea Wick­le­der intro­du­ced the Hub. After­wards, the start-ups 2Sync and Sen­sit! pre­sen­ted their Media­Tech solu­ti­ons. After the pit­ches of the two teams, […]

Das Filmuni-Team und Alodia Witaszek Fotos - (c) Filmuniversität I Photo by Jakob Grasböck

“Volu­metric tes­tim­o­ny of Holo­caust sur­vi­vors” 2023

The pro­ject “Volu­metric Tes­tim­o­ny of Holo­caust Sur­vi­vors,” fun­ded by the Bran­den­burg Minis­try of for Eco­no­mic Affairs, Labour and Ener­gy, will con­ti­nue this year with the Babels­berg KON­RAD WOLF Film Uni­ver­si­ty and the Bran­den­burg Socie­ty for Cul­tu­re and Histo­ry as a vir­tu­al encoun­ter. In Decem­ber 2022, the last eye­wit­ness Alo­dia Wit­as­zek-Napierała was inter­view­ed as part of the […]

The Media­Tech Hub Con­fe­rence 2022

Sus­taina­bi­li­ty, Cloud Tech­no­lo­gy and „The New Vir­tu­al”  How can we use media tech­no­lo­gies to shape our socie­ty in a sus­tainable way? The big ques­ti­on of this year’s Media­Tech Hub Con­fe­rence 2022 hover­ed over the panels and work­shops – inter­na­tio­nal media pro­fes­sio­nals and tech enthu­si­asts dis­cus­sed the latest trends and prac­ti­ces in media tech­no­lo­gies – from Web3, […]

RAT.HUB | Start­up Pod­cast: Lin­da in con­ver­sa­ti­on with Ellen Heinrichs

Lin­da about Ellen Hein­richs: She is the foun­der and CEO of the Bonn Insti­tu­te for Jour­na­lism and con­s­truc­ti­ve dia­log which sup­ports solu­­ti­ons-ori­en­­ted jour­na­lism by working with media com­pa­nies and rese­arch insti­tu­tes to ana­ly­ze the impact of con­s­truc­ti­ve approa­ches. I met Ellen more than a deca­de ago when we both work­ed for Deut­sche Wel­le. She hel­ped found the […]