This presentation expresses my personal view on early-adopters and opinion leaders in Germany regarding technological gadgets, mobile phones and social media. It highlights and aggregates the newest statistics and findings about the mobile phone usage in Germany. Please read the notes in the ppt with all references and sources. Some slides include my personal view on German culture and characteristics. In case, you are interested to invite me for a presentation at your company or event, please contact me via firstname.lastname@example.org.