Sir Apfelot Blog

18 JULY 2017

Amaziograph app for Apple iPad: make your own sketches, designs, mandalas and patterns

With the Amaziograph app for the Apple iPad you can conjure up wonderful patterns on the display with your finger or the Apple Pencil in very simple steps and output them as an image file. In addition to lavish-looking and perfect [...]
17 JULY 2017

News about the Ataribox: design, connections, games and community feedback

A good month ago Atari surprised with the Ataribox, a new console that combines old and new design and is supposed to be equally suitable for classic and modern games. Now there is news from the developers [...]
17 JULY 2017

Move to iOS: Apple launches switch campaign to get Android users excited about the iPhone

The Apple advertising campaign “Switch”, which has been running in the USA for some time, has now also arrived in Germany and is intended to encourage Android users to use an iPhone with iOS. The benefits of the iPhone are just as much [...]
14 JULY 2017

Handheld scanners and scanner pens for iPhone, Mac, Android devices and Windows PC

One would think that mobile technology is already so advanced in the field of hand scanners or scanner pens that it is possible to scan lines of books, magazines, recipes, photos, business cards and the like without errors. Well, some good [...]
14 JULY 2017

AUKEY Prime Week Deals on Amazon: Weekend discounts

On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, the Amazon Prime Day took place with many deals, discounts, offers and bargains - there were also offers from the technology manufacturer AUKEY. From this I have a list with [...]
13 JULY 2017
DJI Spark in the test - advantages, disadvantages and the comparison with the Mavic Pro

The mini drone "DJI Spark" in the test and in comparison to the Mavic Pro

The DJI Spark is the smallest model that DJI currently has on the market. My copy just arrived a good three weeks ago and has been in use a lot since then. I have some experience as a result [...]
13 JULY 2017

Choetech USB-C to HDMI adapter: 4K and 60 Hz via Thunderbolt 3 / DisplayPort

The Choetech USB-C to HDMI adapter offers video transmission while simultaneously charging the battery with a maximum of 60 watts. If you want to watch movies, series, games and videos from your Apple MacBook or Apple MacBook Pro via HDMI in [...]
13 JULY 2017

AUKEY Prime Week Deals on Amazon: July 13, 2017

Amazon Prime Day 2017 is over, but as part of Prime Week, which runs until Sunday, there are still offers from Amazon itself and from individual retailers. Discounts and Deals [...]
12 JULY 2017

Buy Adobe Photoshop CC and Lightroom without a subscription - prepaid via Amazon

Photoshop without subscription - If you want to use Photoshop CC and Lightroom as a photo package from Adobe as a full version, but without a subscription with monthly costs, you can buy a kind of prepaid license key from Amazon. The activation code or Redeem code from [...]
12 JULY 2017

SetApp in German: Program flat rate officially in German from today

The software company MacPaw, which is behind programs such as CleanMyMac or Gemini, released the "Netflix for software" called SetApp in January. There are currently 78 apps in the software collection for macOS. The monthly costs are [...]