Airbus not the only one to be impressed by digital checklists for industry from

Airbus not the only one to be impressed by digital checklists for industry from

The Potsdam-based company nxtBase wins one prize after the other. How come? By offering digital, virtual checklists. But what exactly does nxtBase do? Customers receive data glasses, so-called smart glasses into which companies can enter their checklists, e.g. those for checking aircraft doors or railway wagons. With ...
The Barberini App:  The interactive museum guide from Potsdam for Potsdam

The Barberini App: The interactive museum guide from Potsdam for Potsdam

Digitisation and art: a perfect match! The Barberini Museum in Potsdam shows us the way - and reaches predominantly young people where they tend to be these days. On the web. The museum is thus taking on a pioneering role here. Visitors are guided through interactive worlds via apps. But what does the interaction look ...
Interlake: The Tech at the MediaTech Hub Potsdam

Interlake: The Tech at the MediaTech Hub Potsdam

How does an IT company like Interlake come to be part of the MediaTech Hub? What does the search for technical tools to solve customers' problems have to do with media? Where does tech come together with media in the company?
Artificial intelligence from Potsdam to help police catch criminals

Artificial intelligence from Potsdam to help police catch criminals

Imagine you work for the police and have to look at child pornography on confiscated computers. Your job is to see whether a child has appeared in several films. In how many films can a particular offender be seen? How many films come from a particular location? You look at the footage for hours on end. You can't get ...
Making urban infrastructure visible and comprehensible

Making urban infrastructure visible and comprehensible

Where does our rubbish actually go? When is water consumption at the highest point in the week? How is passenger traffic distributed in a city? These and many similar questions will be addressed by "VIDAN" starting in autumn 2019. Vidan stands for "Visual and Dynamic Arrangements of Narratives" and is a new project of ...
Dwerft – Potsdam’s Research Alliance

Dwerft – Potsdam’s Research Alliance

Dwerft: have you ever heard this term before? Dwerft is the name of a recently launched research project in Potsdam-Babelsberg. Dwerft doesn't come from dwarf. That would be completely inappropriate. Rather, dwerft is a so-called portmanteau word from "digital" and "shipyard". Thus, Dwerft is operating digital boat ...
With Pro.Take, it’s easy to manage props and save the costs

With Pro.Take, it’s easy to manage props and save the costs

Founded in Berlin and at home in the MediaTech Hub Lab: Pro.Take has developed a new digital tool (prop identifier) for the management of props and product placement for the film industry. Prop management is currently undertaken by hand with pen and paper and involves a significant number of personnel.
Building virtual worlds made easy: Spotlight on our Start-up Lab Vragments

Building virtual worlds made easy: Spotlight on our Start-up Lab Vragments

Stasi interrogation methods, subway escape, travelling along a motorway without a car: the Vragments team of journalists, developers, graphic artists and scientists expands our reality in virtual space. Everyone can use their Fader product to tell their own story in a virtual and simple way without any complex ...
Bringing media competence to schools: visionYOU does that

Bringing media competence to schools: visionYOU does that

This is what happens when three students lock themselves away for a creative workshop in a remote student residence deep in the woods near Eberswalde: the first concept for the start-up visionYOU. The three founders - Madeleine Wolf, Teresa Kreis and Paul Lorenz - are now continuing to tinker away at their educational ...