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On the road in Germany

What’ll I cook when the fridge is empty at the end of the month? How will I save the world in the process? And how will I survive University? At goethe.de/nofilter you can find tips, curiosities and funny stories about living in Germany.

Crossing a red light: Traffic offenders in China are named and shamed. Photo (detail): © picture alliance/dpa-Zentralbild/Klaus Grabowski

Algorithmic Governance
Total surveillance

Algorithms that reward or penalise the citizens of a country on the basis of collated data – in places like China and India, “algorithmic governance” has long been a reality. But even in Germany, computer software already takes decisions that have consequences for many people’s lives.

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Interview
A Hong Konger in Germany

Chui Kit LAM, a.k.a Stegermatt, is one of the few Hong Kongers who moved from Hong Kong to Germany, to start their new life there. In 10 interviews, we will ask him questions regarding different aspects of life in Germany.