Computers and the Internet have become indispensable tools for companies and government authorities. Meanwhile online crime is also growing, however. We talk to digital entrepreneur Christian Baudis about the opportunities and risks of digitization.
Eager to take over the EU Council's rotating presidency, Estonia has said it can help bridge divides among EU members. A digital pioneer, the Baltic nation has much to contribute to the bloc's cyberdefense.
The German economy believes it is a pioneer in such topics as Industry 4.0 and the internet of things. But during the yearly "digital summit", experts disagree with the German government on the success of digitalization.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel is struggling to duck her Mexican visit's symbolism, south of Donald Trump's planned border wall. She has discussed trade and digital rules. DW's Michaela Küfner is with the chancellor.
The future for cars is clearly digital; ones which go on their own and are connected to the internet. But how secure is the data? DW spoke with Dieter May, the head of digital at car manufacturer BMW.
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