Jakob Vicari

Jakob Vicari

Jakob Vicari, freelance science journalist and inventor. Vicari writes reports for magazines and develops journalistic prototypes. In 2015, Vicari won the MIZ format festival with the Sensorstory and was honored for the idea by a 60-strong jury of the Medium magazine as the »Science Journalist of the Year 2015«. He is currently developing a smart news furniture sMirror and working with tactile.news to bring news on toys.

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New thinking

How progress changes the world.

Is the world on the brink? Have we ever had it better than today? Using statistics to travel through human history gives us an insight into the state of the world.

New thinking

Denmark and digitalization

So how have the Danes managed what many Germans dream of – and what many people are distrustful of?

New thinking

Man, these machines!

When will intelligent systems outstrip human capabilities?


The miracle of logistics

How intelligent systems deliver goods to homes around the world.