Institute for Mobility and Digital Innovation at the Innovation Day

The Innovation Day (last Wednesday, 23rd November, 2016) at the Stuttgart Media University was an exiting day full of interesting presentations and workshops. Together with Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Gruel and Prof. Dr. Arnd Engeln I presented our new Institute for Mobility and Digital Innovation (MODI) which we recently established together with our colleague Prof. Dr. Uwe Eisenbeis. Together with the audience we conducted…

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International Days on Mobile Development

From November 14th to 16th I took part in the International Days on Mobile Development at the Hogeschool van Amsterdam. We had three really exiting days together with lecturers in the area of mobile application development from countries such as Belgium, Finnland, the UK, Netherlands, Spain and Germany. On the first day we all gave…

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Installing Custom Fonts on iOS

As I was testing the new iPad Pro concerning it’s suitabilty as a laptop replacement in my courses, I quickly found noticed that fonts were missing in my Keynote slides. So the question was, how do I install custom fonts, such as the HdM Frutiger font on the iPad. The solution is easy if you use…

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HdM Mobile App Conference

In the context of my seminar on Mobile Applications in the masters course Computer Science and Media at the Stuttgart Media University, all kinds of mobile applications are developed by the students. They present their work at the end of the semester at the “HdM Mobile Apps Conference”. Today (July 29th 2015) the following eight app projects…

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CfP Advances in Mobile Video Networking

Download the Call for Papers here: CFP-Hindawi MIS Recent years have witnessed the remarkable growing dominance of video appli- cations in worldwide mobile network traffic. The latest advances in video coding, processing, and transmission over mobile networks, smart mobile devices, and on-demand video services have all contributed to this global phenomenon. Both challenges and opportunities have…

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Visiting RMIT University Melbourne

After 26 hours flight with stop in Abu Dhabi, I arrived safely in the city of Melbourne, Australia. This is a picture taken from Albert Park, which is located opposite of my hotel:   I worked here as visiting Professor at the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT), the largest University in Melbourne with over…

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Software Engineer is the best job!

This article tells the truth: Computer Scientist have the coolest jobs! “The problem is that we are not producing enough computer science graduates to meet the growing global demand,” says Michael Buryk, Business Development Manager at the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). That is exactly what we are working on! Click here to…

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XML Prague – XML5, JSONiq and other web trends

The XML Prague – the conference on XML topics – was a great success again. About 250 XML experts met at the University of Economics in Prague. Prague is a wonderful city, unfortunately I did not see much of it. One reason for this were the interesting talks and poster presentations, the other reason was…

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App Design- and Development Center (ADEC) in the news

The App Design- & Development Center (German: App Design- & Entwicklungscenter (ADEC)) is in the news. Students of the HdM have developed an Android Tablet App prototype for Wissenmedia (famous german publisher) which was also presented at the Frankfurt book fair.   Please take a look at the press releases: World of Print Druckspiegel Druck…

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Windows Phone Coding Camp at the HdM

We are proud to present the Windows Phone Coding Camp in cooperation with Microsoft Germany. The Coding Camp will take place at the Stuttgart Media University (Hochschule der Medien Stuttgart) on the 2nd and 3rd December 2011. More information and the registration form for this event can be found here.

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