OMG, did you hear about the 70% sale in ZARA?

30 min later ended up in the store. Well, I barely do shopping but I have to admit, if there is a big sale out there by one of my favorite brands, I try to pop up in the store…


“It will cry after you.” (a saying used where I come from)

This is what in Turkey (or at least 50% of us) we heard during our childhood when we did not want to finish our food: “The food left in the plate was gonna cry after us.”

Well, there…


Germans have mostly refrained from using cards for their payments. What are the reasons? Is it still the situation or has pandemic brought a change?

Photo by Micheile Henderson on Unsplash

Year 2013. I moved to Germany to study a Masters, having no idea how long I would live there. Year 2020, I am still living in the same country, already finished my Masters and working in an industry that I would never have imagined.

Germany has brought a lot of…


There are two words that are recently used a lot by many people — political correctness. We see almost everyday news coming up in social media with lots of comments that argue about PC.

Even though “political correctness is language … measures intended to avoid offence or disadvantage to members…


Because people are afraid of unknown. Because people do not trust what they don’t know and what they cannot touch. And because most of the people don’t like change and avoid the ‘new’. So, the answer is that simple.

Let’s compare two different generations and try to see why cryptocurrencies…


Regarding free speech, my previous was about freedom of expression and censorship focusing on J.S. Mill’s arguments. In that post, I had mentioned Mill’s Harm Principle and how a hate speech could be argued around the principle. In this post, I would like to make reference to Holocaust denial in…


In the poster, it is said: “We will not forget, we will not forgive”

In my last post, I wrote about free speech and censorship by focusing on J.S. Mill. …


Freedom of speech or freedom of self-expression has always been of the most argued concepts respecting its scope, its limit as well as its possible effects on an individual or a society. …

Ani Calis

Digital Consultant. Agile Coach. Helping companies build desirable products & experiences together with users. Into tech, entrepreneurship and politics.

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