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31. March 2017
The Eizo EV2780-WT FlexScan as an external monitor on my 12-inch MacBook.

In the test: Eizo EV2780 FlexScan monitor with USB-C connection and portrait mode

The Eizo FlexScan EV2780-WT / BK is certainly not a monitor that you put at your workstation for e-mailing, Facebook and Word. The pivot function and the USB connection make it a fancy example of the 27-inch monitors. [...]
31. March 2017
Under "Window" and "Application frame" you can switch off the workspace background and see the desktop again.

Instructions: Remove the dark gray background from the desktop in Photoshop CC

Do you feel like this: Whenever I use Photoshop and close the last picture, I expect that I only see the toolbars and the menu. Instead, Adobe Photoshop CC makes me happy with a [...]
31. March 2017
Smarthome security security August smart door lock unsafe

Safe and unsafe: Smart Home door lock for Alexa and Siri from August (or other manufacturer)

Smart home security. It sounds a bit like an education course in kindergarten: you have to make sure that Alexa and Siri don't incite August to open the door to strangers. However, with these names [...]
30. March 2017
Sports heatmaps Germany Austria Switzerland, sports maps Germany Austria Switzerland, jogging, cycling, running, inline skating in a foreign city, popular paths, occupancy

Sports Heatmaps For Jogging And Biking: Where Do Most People Run And Cycle?

Sports Heatmaps for running, jogging, cycling, inline skating and the like are useful if you want to find out where you can do sports in the region or in a foreign city. In addition to frequently used routes and routes [...]
29. March 2017
Certified and refurbished on Amazon, Apple iPhone iPad Apple Watch buy used with warranty Return policy Warranty repaired, reconditioned, refurbished

Certified and refurbished: used computers, smartphones, consoles, etc. at Amazon

If you are looking for used computers and smart devices such as smartphones, consoles and the like, then the certified and refurbished department of Amazon could help you. The good thing about it: the used devices are, as the name [...]
28. March 2017
iLuv Rainbow App HomeKit Home App Apple Rainbow 8 LED

iLuv Rainbow 8: LED bulb with HomeKit support and direct WLAN integration

The iLuv Rainbow 8 LED lightbulb is a light source for E27 sockets that was presented in the middle of the month. With 800 lumens it has about the power of a 60 watt lightbulb - but with WLAN integration, compatibility with the [...]
27. March 2017
Wild Camera Cam Photo trap Security camera that sends pictures to your smartphone

Wildlife camera with SIM card: Send pictures directly via 3G cellular network

The photo trap as a topic here in the blog already existed last December; now the topic is to be expanded with regard to a wildlife camera with SIM card, if you have the camera for animal photos or [...]
27. March 2017
Ice Hockey iOS App Games

Hockey as an iOS app: The best 5 ice hockey games for iPhone and iPad

In addition to many practical and useful iOS apps, there are also a lot of games for entertaining entertainment; not only soccer games, but also hockey and ice hockey games for iPhone and iPad. I did a little research and [...]
24. March 2017
The booqpad can also be used excellently to watch films on the iPad.

Booqpad in the test: Comfortable iPad sleeve with notepad and Apple Pencil holder

Some time ago, the manufacturer booq provided me with an iPad sleeve for a test report. The model that I received fits the 9,7 inch iPad Pro, but the "booqpad", like the case [...]
24. March 2017
Soccer Apps iPhone Download Apple App Store Free Free Free Play Soccer Manager

You have to be 11 apps: The best soccer games for iPhone and iPad

Soccer apps for iOS represent the extension of a passion of many people in the virtual mobile world of iPhone and iPad. If you are looking for entertaining, challenging and sophisticated soccer apps for the [...]