German designer Martin Schlund makes custom furniture from old vehicles, from VW Bugs to Cadillacs. There is hardly a classic car the 44- year-old hasn't reworked. Sofas, chairs, beds or tables - anything is possible.
Descriptions of pianist and conductor Daniel Barenboim tend toward the superlative. The celebrated maestro is also a public relations mastermind who puts music in the service of a higher goal.
Berlin police have issued a warning after coming across a novel solution to the problem of packing furniture items into the car. Officers were puzzled to spot a hand emerging from the trunk - holding down the tailgate.
Uber's plans to have air taxis in every city have leapt off the drawing board after it signed a deal with the US space agency. The ride-hailing app thinks the first flights could begin within three years in US cities.
Classical is alive and well, is the message of Germany's major awards ceremony, the ECHO Klassik. For those bemoaning the "same olds," there were some moving moments this year - also for DW.
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