Christmas trees have been a holiday symbol for centuries. But Christmas tree farmer Matthias Jung is trying a new way of selling them. He's distributing the festive firs online - as ecologically friendly as he can.
The European Union has unveiled plans to make customer authentication securer. It will soon no longer be enough to just provide a password or credit card number when making an online payment.
Peng!'s "Haunted Landlord" project has taken to trolling rogue landlords with phone calls, relaying accounts of tenants past. Many were evicted as landlords sought profit, all while Germany's housing crisis worsens.
'Tis the season to be careful. From now until Christmas, Germans can get daily lessons on how to protect themselves online by opening the doors of a virtual Advent calendar provided by anti-surveillance advocates.
Want a truly green Christmas tree? WaldDirekt connects shoppers with regional, certified growers who only fell the festive firs once an order has been placed.
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