Tech Innovation Manifesto Berlin Start-Up Fights Back Against the Copycats

For decades, Germany has been renowned as a center of innovation and creativity, and Berlin is emerging as the technology capital of Europe. But one start-up has slammed so-called copycats -- clones of firms which have had success in the US. It is calling on tech entrepreneurs in the German capital to come up with more original ideas.
Von SPIEGEL ONLINE Staff
A view of Berlin's skyline including the "Molecular Man" sculpture. Now the city's tech scene is fighting back against the copycats.

A view of Berlin's skyline including the "Molecular Man" sculpture. Now the city's tech scene is fighting back against the copycats.

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