In cold and claustrophobic 1980’s West Berlin, you paid a high price for freedom
Germany

In cold and claustrophobic 1980’s West Berlin, you paid a high price for freedom

It is now common to look back on West Berlin in the last years of the Cold War as a place of complete freedom. But finding a room to rent was just one of the problems you faced in the island-city, writes Paul Hockenos.

Stuck in the 80s: 70 percent of German firms still use fax machines
Germany

Stuck in the 80s: 70 percent of German firms still use fax machines

Eight ways Germany is still stuck in the 1980s
Germany

Eight ways Germany is still stuck in the 1980s

Top ten: One-hit wonders from Italy
Italy

Top ten: One-hit wonders from Italy