Klaus vom Hofe

Klaus vom Hofe

Corporate Blogger

Klaus vom Hofe, Corporate Blogger. Born 1967. Writing since he was given a Privileg typewriter as a gift in 1977. Other important stops on his journey before joining Deutsche Telekom in 2006: did the civilian service alternative to military service, dropped out of training as a physical therapist, successfully obtained a degree in Slavic and Journalism Studies, and amassed experience in internships, traineeships, agencies and freelancing – working on topics ranging from logistics and security, through drinks packaging, to mobile communications. A background as colorful as Deutsche Telekom, with one Leitmotif running through it: stories with and about people.

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Goodbye to Apps, Mice and Keyboards

Robots, chatbots and the like ... The media seem to be reporting constantly about artificial intelligence (AI), and the topic is receiving constant exposure in the Internet and in social networks. How is AI going to change our everyday lives in the near future?

Privacy Bot Award

Corporate Responsibility

Privacy bots: Deutsche Telekom awarded ideas

What should I be willing to divulge to Internet service providers? And how are providers using my data? Intelligent applications are set to provide consumers with guidance on such issues in the future. Following an international competition, Deutsche Telekom...

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"Do you like soccer?"– chatbot Tinka gets personal

Visitors to the T-Mobile Austria website are sure to meet the chatbot Tinka there. For two years now Tinka has been the virtual customer advisor when it comes to questions about matters related to rates, products and more.

Everything revolves around fiber-optics


Network planners in rush for fiber-optics

When Deutsche Telekom lays fiber-optical cable to its customers’ doorsteps, the job needs very precise planning. Wladimir Bolt is one of the many technicians who draw up such plans. He invited us to look over his shoulder as he worked.



D1 turns 25: We track down clues in the archive

It's a quarter of a century since the former Deutsche Bundespost Telekom in Bonn celebrated the launch of the D1 network. We took the opportunity to look through the Deutsche Telekom archive.