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31. October 2016
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Hexbug Battle Spider Twin Pack: Toys for big and small robot fans

Spider robots for Christmas may not please everyone, but technology freaks and friends of robot battles can let off steam with the Battle Spider devices from Hexbug. The visually appealing Battle Spider robots can be [...]
28. October 2016
The new MacBook Pro 2016 - is just missing an USB-A port!

The MacBook Pro "hello again" event 2016: I have no impulse to buy ...

Hello again ?! I admit that I was already looking forward to the Apple event yesterday. There were also some candidates on the wish list: new MacBook Pro, new Mac Pro, new iMac, new Thunderbolt [...]
28. October 2016
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How many gigabytes and megabytes are actually a terabyte?

The conversion number of 1.000 is the most common one for laypeople when it comes to converting units from IT, but it is not that precise. Therefore I would like to meet you here in all [...]
28. October 2016
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RAVPower RP-IM005 DE charging cable and 64 GB USB stick with Lightning connector

The iPhone brings more and more internal storage with it, which is to be welcomed, since an expansion via an SD card is not made possible by Apple. However, if you are traveling with older or the cheaper new models, you can [...]
27. October 2016
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Defective battery in the iPhone: replacement due to warranty is valid for 2 years!

If the battery of your iPhone is defective after less than 2 years, then Apple's warranty may no longer (if at all) apply, but the retailer's warranty does. So you can replace the battery [...]
26. October 2016

IBM explains why Macs aren't that expensive - at least for businesses

According to Business Insider, Fletcher Previn, the "IT Guy" from IBM, has transformed the company that invented the PC into an "Apple Mac House". This saves the company a lot of costs, even if the purchase of the [...]
25. October 2016
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3D Puzzle Eiffel Tower: The landmark of Paris in 3D for your home

For Francophiles and all other lovers of the city of Paris, the Eiffel Tower is not just any building or sight, but the symbol of the city of love. In addition to smaller souvenirs from the Paris excursion, such as [...]
24. October 2016
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List: The best science fiction series summarized as a DVD box for you

The science and imagination of filmmakers and series makers; these two types of human preoccupation with the laws of nature and their application have been fruitful for many decades. The science fiction genre in moving images has also [...]
24. October 2016
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Syllable D900 MINI: Alternative to Apple AirPods or cheap copy?

Since September 13, 2016, Amazon has had the Syllable D900 MINI in-ear headphones in its range. There are now numerous reviews as well as official tests in specialist magazines for this apparently very good AirPods alternative. Good reasons […]
24. October 2016
Aukey's iPhone Macro Object in detail. You can clearly see the coating of the lens surface, which should help against reflections, flares and ghosting.

In the test: The AUKEY iPhone macro lens to clip on for iPhone 6 and iPhone 7

I am always a little disappointed when I want to take macro shots with the iPhone. Even with the iPhone 5 and iPhone 6, it was problematic to get close to an object. The autofocus [...]