Sir Apfelot Blog

31. December 2012
Olloclip for the iPhone 5

Olloclip for iPhone 5: fisheye, wide-angle and macro lens to clip on

The Olloclip lens system has already been well received for the iPhone 4 and has won some fans who have been waiting for the new version for the iPhone 5. And the wait was worth it! The 3-in-1 lens system [...]
31. December 2012

WordPress Update 3.5: HTTP error while uploading images is killing me ...

As soon as the problem with the empty post editor has been fixed on a blog, I already have the next crap on my cheek. Ok, I admit it's my mistake, no backup BEFORE the update [...]
20. December 2012

WordPress 3.5 upgrade - problems with empty post editor

After I, brave as I am, implemented the upgrade to WordPress 3.5 in my blogs, at first I thought that everything had gone smoothly. But after I edit an older post after the upgrade [...]
19. December 2012
Instructions: Battery replacement for the Ion Audio Blockrocker

iPhone DFU mode - what is it?

Today a little guide to the topic "DFU mode" for the iPhone. DFU mode is a boot mode in which the iPhone crashes very early after starting and remains in a maintenance mode. This is […]
17. December 2012
Philips Tornado daylight lamp 60W

Bright daylight lamp with energy-saving technology: the Philips Tornado with 4200 lumens

I have owned a desk lamp with a full spectrum tube for several years. The light takes a bit of getting used to at the beginning, as the eyes simply perceive it as "bluish" and cold after working forever with yellowish halogen spotlight, but this [...]
17. December 2012
Icon glossary


The manufacturer Xubix (which apparently does not have its own homepage) has specialized in accessories for the iPhone, the Amazon Kindle and the Samsung Galaxy. The battery covers for the Samsung [...] are particularly popular with customers.
16. December 2012
iomega SuperHero docking station

iPhone backup with docking station: iomega SuperHero makes it possible

The iomega docking station called "SuperHero" is intended for the iPhone4 / 4s or the iPod Touch with the 30-pin dock connector. Accordingly, the device is not entirely new. What is new, however, is that the iPhone docking station has recently become quite [...]
13. December 2012
Matin photo gloves

Photo gloves: the better iPhone gloves for winter

Anyone interested in operating their iPhone touchscreen in winter (without freezing their fingers!) Will sooner or later come across the search term "touchscreen gloves". These are gloves that have special [...]
13. December 2012
Instructions: Battery replacement for the Ion Audio Blockrocker

Instructions: Use MP3 as a ringtone on the iPhone

First of all: Yes, it works WITHOUT jailbreaking and other weird things. I wrote the instructions because I was interested in how to do it myself. In my case, Duke Nukem ringtone MP3s, [...]
11. December 2012
Icon tips and tricks

Monetize your website with SponsorAds

Many people run a private homepage, blog or forum and only think about making money secondarily. But at the latest when the website is no longer due to a lot of traffic and many visitors [...]