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Der Spiegel (lit. "The Mirror") is a German weekly news magazine published in Hamburg. It is one of Europe’s largest publications of its kind, with a weekly circulation of more than one million.
Der Spiegel is similar in style and layout to American news magazines such as Time or Newsweek. In terms of the breadth and amount of detail in its articles it is comparable to The Atlantic Monthly. It is known in Germany for its distinctive, academic writing style and its large volume—a standard issue may run 200 pages or more. Typically, it has a content to advertising ratio of 2:1.

Der Spiegel has a distinctive reputation for revealing political misconduct and scandals. It merited recognition for this as early as 1950, when the federal parliament launched an inquiry into Spiegel’s accusations that bribed members of parliament had promoted Bonn over Frankfurt as the seat of West Germany’s government.
During the Spiegel scandal in 1962, which followed the release of a report about the possibly low state of readiness of the German armed forces, minister of defence and conservative figurehead Franz Josef Strauß had Der Spiegel investigated. In the course of this investigation, the editorial offices were raided by police while Rudolf Augstein and other Der Spiegel editors were arrested on charges of treason. Despite a lack of sufficient authority, Strauß even went after the article’s author, Conrad Ahlers, who was consequently arrested in Spain where he was on holiday. When the legal case collapsed, the scandal led to a major shake-up in chancellor Konrad Adenauer’s cabinet and Strauß had to stand down. The affair was generally received as an attack on the freedom of the press. Since then, Der Spiegel has repeatedly played a significant role in revealing political grievances and misdeeds, including the Flick Affair.
The Spiegel scandal is now remembered for altering the political culture of post-war Germany and — with the first mass demonstrations and public protests — being a turning point from the old Obrigkeitsstaat (authoritarian state) to a modern democracy.
In 2010, the magazine supported WikiLeaks in publishing leaked materials from the United States State Department, along with The Guardian, The New York Times, El País, and Le Monde.
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Behind the Panama Papers
The secrets of diplomacy of the first world power, in the case of the "Cablegate" Wikileaks. The massive … Finally arrived Panama Papers revealed by German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung and the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.
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Clash of the Ignobles: The IMF, the European Commission and the Greek Bailout Saga
“It was a discussion that never got formally off the ground as Germany's finance minister vetoed all discussion on debt relief, debt swaps (which were my compromise proposal), indeed any significant change to the failed program.” As Varoufakis rather …
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Bundestag Inquiry into BND and NSA
WikiLeaks transcript and synopsis of the 45th session of 1st German commission of inquiry; WikiLeaks synopsis of the 43rd session of 1st German commission of inquiry; WikiLeaks synopsis of the 41st session of 1st German commission of inquiry; WikiLeaks …
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Tanzania: Can 'Panama Papers' Help Govt Finally Nab Tax Evaders?
"If you censor more than 99 percent of the documents, you are engaged in 1 percent journalism by definition," WikiLeaks said in a tweet. According to … The Panama Papers comprise some 11.5 million documents leaked to Germany's Süddeutsche Zeitung.
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Entrepreneurs Raise $13 Million to 'Reinvent' US P/C Insurance with Peer-to

Entrepreneurs Raise Million to 'Reinvent' US P/C Insurance with Peer-to
Lemonade will not be the first P2P insurance venture. Germany has friendsurance (founded in 2010), the United Kingdom has Guevara, and China has TongJuBao. It's not now known in what ways Lemonade will compare to other P2P insurance ventures, …
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P2P Regulation Maturing Across The Globe
The last year has seen half a dozen European countries introduce new regulations focused on the P2P sector. In specific, the UK, Spain, Germany and Lithuania all implemented new rules in 2015, and several other Euro-area countries are likely to follow …
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Germany's Sonnenbatterie Launches Energy Trading Platform
sonnenbatterie-logo Sonnenbatterie, Germany's market leader for residential energy storage, has launched a community energy trading platform, sonnenCommunity, aimed at enabling trading of surplus power from solar PV coupled with its battery systems.
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Hanging loose
More will follow in 2016, as Indutrade also sniffs for targets in America, Canada and Germany. The group's targets are typically a couple of decades old, and owned and run by their founders. Even when they sell, they often care deeply about the firm's …
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In Africa, eCommerce Is Suddenly Big Bucks

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In Africa, eCommerce Is Suddenly Big Bucks
… Times on Wednesday night, comes from a consortium of backers including Goldman Sachs, with other investors having been with the company for a while, including MTN, a telecom firm based in South Africa, in addition to Rocket Internet, a startup …
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Current Status And Protection Strategy Of Programs Network Dissemination
The main functions of this software include P2P video on demand (VOD), P2P live streaming video and P2P video download. On the website, the Defendant advertised that " The First Battle of Women's Football in Olympic – Germany vs. Brazil ". Through …
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Money Transfers: Low-Cost Alternatives to Banks are Gaining Momentum
A lot of money is transferred beyond borders these days and most money is sent from the United States, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, the UK and Germany. A significant percentage ends up in India, China, the Philippines, Mexico and Nigeria, for a combined $ 600 …
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P2P lending platform Funding Circle moves into mainland Europe with Zencap
Funding Circle, the peer-to-peer (P2P) lending platform that matches businesses with investors, has expanded beyond the U.S. and U.K. into mainland Europe with the acquisition of Zencap, a move that will bring the Funding Circle brand to three more …
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Infortrend Delivers Sonnenhof Gruppe Powerful All-flash Storage for Their
BASINGSTOKE, England, March 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Sonnenhof Gruppe, one of Germany's top providers of holistic retirement homes, entrusted Infortrend EonStor DS all-flash systems' high performance, easy deployment and full Microsoft Hyper-V support …
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NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Announces March

NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Announces March
… of high quality international healthcare real estate infrastructure comprised of interests in a diversified portfolio of 120 income-producing properties and 7.7 million square feet of gross leasable area located throughout major markets in Canada …
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Tele Radio Launches Whole New Type Of Radio Remote Control
Although WebRTC's core functionality is to provide secure, real-time p2p media streaming, leveraging native platform features and server-side components brings up new communication capabilities for web and native mobile applications, allowing for …
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SES, ESA And OHB Kick off Development of All – Electric Propulsion Satellite
“The partnership with the world's largest satellite operator, SES, on the one hand and the support of ESA and its Member States, particularly Germany, on the other, will open up excellent possibilities for us, allowing us to assert ourselves in this …
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ROFIN-SINAR Continues To Urge Stockholders To Vote The WHITE Proxy Card For
PLYMOUTH, Mich. and HAMBURG, Germany, March 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — ROFIN-SINAR Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: RSTI) ("ROFIN" or "the Company"), one of the world's leading developers and manufacturers of high-performance laser beam sources and …
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„Nachts im Museum“ – Waldorf Frommer-Abmahnung

„Nachts im Museum“ – Waldorf Frommer-Abmahnung
Derzeit versenden die Rechtsanwälte der Kanzlei Waldorf Frommer (http://www.wvr-law.de/filesharing-abmahnung-waldorf-frommer) im Auftrag der Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment Germany GmbH urheberrechtliche Abmahnungen an Anschlussinhaber … In …
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Top 25 juegos de Super Nintendo
Yo tbb la tengo compañero con el pack Mario el Mario kart los eDonkey kong el doom el dbz hyper dimensión el street fighter 2 y algunos mas. Unido a los rpg terranigma, secret evermore, lufia…etc. Y me sigue pareciendo la consola mas completa y …
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Auxmoney Pulls In $16M To Take Its P2P Money-Lending Platform Beyond Germany

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Auxmoney Pulls In M To Take Its P2P Money-Lending Platform Beyond Germany
Germany's Auxmoney, a peer-to-peer marketplace for lending money, has closed a $ 16 million Series B funding round, led by Foundation Capital. Partech Ventures and Scott Bommer also participated, alongside existing backers Index Ventures and Union …
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Will security impact IoT business growth?
Diabetizer, a healthcare technology company based in Germany recently selected IBM Bluemix to build and deploy cloud-based application to improve diabetic care. myDIABETIZER, the new diabetic care app allows patients to instantly access … Examples …
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German Rights Holders Go After 300000 P2P Users Per Month
German ISPs are handing out data on about 300,000 subscribers per month to content owners, according to new data from the country's Internet industry association ECO. The numbers show that the chances of getting caught for illegal file sharing have …
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Germany limits P2P piracy fines
Germany limits P2P piracy fines Germany has passed a law that sets fixed limits on the fines that can be imposed on Internet users who share music, movies or other material illegally. The German government moved to impose limits in an effort to stop …
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US 'spied on French presidents'

US 'spied on French presidents'
The alleged spying shocked public opinion in Germany, with Mrs Merkel saying that "spying between friends just isn't on". But German media later reported that Germany's national intelligence agency had spied on top French officials and on the EU's …
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WikiLeaks files suggest US spied on Japan, Japanese companies
… bloc that would make up 40 percent of the world's economy. If they reach a deal, it would be the most ambitious trade agreement in decades. WikiLeaks had previously released similar documents showing the US was spying on Germany, France and Brazil.
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German Chancellery colluded with BND, NSA – WikiLeaks
WikiLeaks' latest raft of leaked documents makes for uncomfortable reading for the German powers-that-be as it contains claims that the German Chancellery was actively involved in the NSA's surveillance of its people. It's been a difficult few weeks …
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WikiLeaks Files Second Criminal Complaint in Germany
This afternoon the Federal Prosecutor of Germany (Generalbundesanwalt beim Bundesgerichtshof) registered a complaint filed by WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. This is the second of four jurisdictions where WikiLeaks is filing a criminal complaint …
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Current Google Insights trends: Quelle.de, watch-movies.net

Current Google Insights trends: Quelle.de, watch-movies.net
People in Germany continue to search for the the country's biggest catalogue shopping business, Quelle. Searches for Quelle's website, www.quelle.de and the business name have been trending on Google Insights since the company announced its …
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Waldorf Frommer-Abmahnung für Twentieth Century Fox für „Exodus: Götter und
Die Anwaltskanzlei Waldorf Frommer macht im Auftrag der größten Filmkonzerne der Welt, wie die Twentieth Century Fox Germany Entertainment GmbH in Deutschland deren Unterlassungsansprüche gegen den Anschlussinhaber gelten. … den deutschen Gerichten …
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Copyright: whos really to blame for illegal music downloads?

Copyright: whos really to blame for illegal music downloads?
In this age of torrents and peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing, the entertainment industry has taken the biggest hit. Users want data. Some are happy to pay for it – as we just saw with the massive release of Adele's new album 25 – but most are happy …
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German court dismisses music website blocking cases
Gema wanted Deutsche Telekom to block access to the 3dl.am website, and the music companies wanted O2 to block access to goldesel.to, part of P2P music file sharing network eDonkey. Deutsche Telekom welcomed the ruling that potential website …
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Brief: Funding Circle Raises £150M on its First Day Listing on London Stock
Funding Circle Taking Over the World P2P lender Funding Circle's peer-to-peer trust raised £150M in London Stock Exchange listing yesterday, reported The Telegraph's Rebecca Burn-Callander. The Funding Circle SME Income fund allows the company's …
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Wirecard launches payment service, looks for partners
German vendor Wirecard launched an NFC-based payment service for Android smartphone users in four European countries: Germany, the Netherlands, Austria and Belgium, while also looking for partners, including operators, for the service. The new …
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Marketplace lending set for lift-off
Marketplace lenders in France, Germany, Italy and the UK should also make further inroads in Europe, while China will remain the largest market for online lending platforms in the Asia-Pacific region. The legal and regulatory landscape will likely …
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Poll: Illegal immigrants are huge threat our culture, economy

Poll: Illegal immigrants are huge threat our culture, economy
Then, I started eDonkey, a media technology company, in 2002. Due to legal and regulatory constraints, we ended up shutting down after three years. I went to Stanford, then founded the dating …. Ditto the Italians. And the Eastern Europeans. In the …
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New NZBVortex Released With P2P Features
Who, or what, is NZBVortex you ask? Why should I care, you say? There are a few reasons of course. You might be interested in Usenet. You might also have an NZB file fetish. But more importantly, you might be interested in Usenet and have an NZB fetish …
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