Sir Apfelot Blog

31. January 2018
From the Windows system to the Mac operating system - this is how you can find the right words under macOS.

What is that called on the Mac? Translation assistance for those switching from Windows to Mac

Mac users write to me from time to time who have previously worked on Windows PCs for years and have a correspondingly large amount of knowledge in this operating system. I've never had much to do with Windows and that's why I [...]
31. January 2018

Apple keyboard: where is the Mac Option key?

Where is the Option key on the Apple Mac, how do you find it on the MacBook and on the Windows keyboard? These questions probably occupy you when in a manual or a guidebook from the Mac Option key, the Apple [...]
30. January 2018

Apple Photos Tip: Use sliders without a maximum value limit

In Apple Photos under macOS you can adjust your pictures, photo recordings, graphics and more with regard to values ​​such as brightness, brilliance, exposure, shadow, color, saturation, sharpness and so on. The controllers usually range from [...]
29. January 2018

Echo Spot: Alexa with camera and screen for the smart home

If you want to bring the Alexa voice assistant from Amazon into your house or your smart home, then you can now also buy the Echo Spot. The Amazon Echo Spot works with regard to [...]
29. January 2018

Farrago: Soundboard Mac app for podcast, radio and theater

Farrago is a soundboard app for the Mac that was launched by the software developer Rogue Amoeba. Known from audio applications such as SoundSource (offers advanced sound settings under macOS) or Loopback (recording tool), the audiophile team delivers [...]
26. January 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and Tech News of KW4 2018

The year 2018 is now almost a month old, which is why the Sir Apfelot Wochenschau is now taking on calendar week 4. In the following I have summarized Apple and technology news that I received over the past week [...]
26. January 2018

Buy DJI Mavic Air Fly More Combo

The DJI Mavic Air is the new foldable and lightweight camera drone from the market leader, which appeals not only to professional users, but also to semi-professional private users. The comparatively low price, the handy dimensions, videos in 4K and full [...]
26. January 2018

Pastewka Season 8 on Amazon Prime / Instant Video (short message)

You can think what you want about Bastian Pastevka, but he's definitely a pillar of German comedy. And the good news for his fans: Starting today, January 26th, 2018, you can [...]
25. January 2018

DJI Mavic Air: Technical Specifications

The DJI Mavic Air is the latest pocket-sized camera drone from the Chinese market leader, which, in addition to a new 3-axis gimbal and 4K video recordings with a high bit rate, also brings other interesting technical data with it. Especially the size of the mini quadrocopter [...]
25. January 2018

Cyberport offers: Cyberdeals of KW4 2018 with iPhone SE & Co.

It's Thursday again and that means that Cyberport has new cyber deals with technology offers from the areas of entertainment, work, household and communication. In addition to the iPhone SE with 128GB of internal storage, these [...]