Welcome to Ansgar’s blog

AR View in the autonomous shuttle

This blog is about auto- / mobile applications, car API’s, mobile devices, IoT, autonomous driving, app development and more. I use this blog to share information on my work, bachelor/master theses and student projects I have supervised at the Stuttgart Media University. You can also find job or bachelor/master thesis offers. Please enjoy reading!

MediaNight 2023 – finally back!

Media Night Presentation Day

Another Semester Ends… … and this time eventually with a wonderful MediaNight! It was really amazing to see so many impressive projects at this year’s MediaNight (https://www.hdm-stuttgart.de/medianight). It was unclear for a long time whether MediaNight could take place this semester, because we couldn’t use the main building of the HdM due to the necessary …

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Developing for VisionPro

Apple released the VisionOS Beta 1 with Xcode 15 Beta 2 yesterday. I had to check this out immediately! In this post I will give you a first glance on how to build VisionOS Apps. Let’s start. Installation In order to develop for VisionPro you need to download around 17 GB of Software. Xcode 15 …

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Can we treat Asthma using an App?

Asthma is a respiratory condition that affects millions of people around the world. It is a chronic disease that causes inflammation and narrowing of the airways, making it difficult to breathe. According to the World Health Organization, there are an estimated 235 million people worldwide who suffer from asthma. In Germany, about 5 – 8% …

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MediaNight Summer 2021


Every semester the MediaNight is a great chance to get to know the semesters projects and make contact with the students from all different courses of studies. See what fantastic stuff the students have been working on during the semester and be inspired!

Some Thoughts on Car APIs

Books on innovation

Some of my thoughts on digital innovation in the automotive market. How can old OEMs win the race agains new players such as Tesla, or at least keep up the pace? My suggested solution: build a platform!

MediaNight Summer Term 2020

MediaNight SS 2020

This semester we have a very special MediaNight – it is completely virtual! So if you want to visit MediaNight it is just one mouseclick away: https://www.hdm-stuttgart.de/medianight