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Winner of the German Design Award: Appsfactory wins award for excellent design with its tagesschau® app

Appsfactory was awarded the German Design Award 2022 in the category “Excellent
Communications Design Apps” for the tagesschau app it recently developed.

The German Design Award, presented by the German Design Council, celebrates its tenth
anniversary this year. Pioneering designers and their work are honoured in the categories
“Excellent Architecture”, “Excellent Communication Design” and “Excellent Product Design”.
The international jury debating who should receive the renowned awards is composed of
individuals from the fields of business, science and design. In 2021, the awards were
selected from among 4,200 entries from 60 countries in 71 categories.

With an average of twelve million viewers daily, public broadcaster ARD’s tagesschau
programme is one of the biggest German news formats. In an era of information overload
and questionable sources, the “tagesschau app was developed as a product that delivers
relevant and serious news to a large number of people. The app offers well-known, trusted
content – packaged in innovative formats. It presents easy-to-understand news, powerful
images and memorable storytelling to set new standards in education and information.

24. November 2021
3. November 2021

RTL has implemented the launch of the new hub RTL.com as planned with the support of the full-service agency Appsfactory. RTL debuted both its new brand identity and a new brand architecture in mid-September. A new central digital hub with the address RTL.com forms the gateway to the company’s digital offerings, and bundles programmes, corporate […]

19. October 2021

The CCI Committee for Media, IT and Creative Industries elected new committee chairs at the end of September this year. Dr Alexander Trommen, Appsfactory’s CEO, is now deputy chair of the committee. The committee’s head chairperson is Ms Anja Herzog, Managing Director of the TNC Group. Among other things, the Committee for Media, IT and […]

6. October 2021

The full-service digital agency Appsfactory has taken second place in the prestigious kress pro ranking of the best digital service providers for media companies. 180 agencies from Germany, Austria, Switzerland, other European countries and the USA were put through their paces. About half – twelve full-service and 75 specialist service providers including tools – were […]

20. August 2021

  Appsfactory was awarded the Red Dot Brands & Communication Design Award 2021 for its tagesschau app. With an average of twelve million viewers daily, public broadcaster ARD’s tagesschau programme is one of the biggest German news formats. In an era of information overload and questionable sources, the tagesschau app was developed as a product […]

15. July 2021

Freunde Liberias e.V. and Appsfactory are celebrating the joint launch of the Epicom app. Users can use the app to track Covid-19 infection rates and risk levels in Germany easily and effectively. It is also possible to ascertain one’s own personal risk of infection using a movement profile. Additionally, Epicom features links to all official […]