Sir Apfelot Blog


31 JULY 2018

The best sleeves for the MacBook Pro "late 2016" until 2018

"Now with up to 6-core processors and 32GB memory, True Tone display and the Apple T2 chip" - this is how Apple launched the 2018 update of the current MacBook Pro in a press release. If you […]
31 JULY 2018

FRITZ! Box routers that are compatible with 35b supervectoring

The 35b supervectoring is a new type of DSL vectoring, with which up to 300 Mbit / s in the download and up to 50 Mbit / s in the upload can be achieved. What is hidden behind the name, which FRITZ-Box [...]
30 JULY 2018

BGH judgment: Liability for interference with open WLAN networks in Germany off the table

The so-called "interference liability", ie the liability of WLAN operators for illegal activities by third parties, is now a thing of the past, according to a judgment by the Federal Court of Justice (BGH). On Thursday, July 26, 2018, the relevant case was judged and [...]
30 JULY 2018

Rotate iMac and MacBook screen / rotate display

For external displays and monitors, there is the option of rotating the display under macOS on Apple Mac, iMac and MacBook in order to display it on the rotated monitor. This is useful if you z. B. [...]
27 JULY 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 30

What would a Friday be without the Sir Apfelot newsreel? In any case, noticeably less informative and revealing. That’s why there’s again Apple and Tech-News that caught my eye over the last week [...]
27 JULY 2018

HWSensors / HWMonitor App - Free Mac tool shows temperatures and other system values

A few months ago, as part of the laptop cooler test of the AUKEY CP-R2, I introduced you to the system monitor, the demo version of which I used for the test series on the Mac. The tool shows the processor temperature, [...]
26 JULY 2018

Apple Help Video: Change iPhone Passcode

A help video has recently been published on the Apple Germany YouTube channel that explains how to change the passcode in iOS on the iPhone or iPad. This is in text, images and as [...]
26 JULY 2018

Deal extension: Affinity Designer until July 31.07st. cheaper (short message)

For the launch of Affinity Designer for the Apple iPad, the developer Serif set an introductory price of € 14,99. Since yesterday, July 25th, the standard price should actually apply; however, this was done again until [...]
25 JULY 2018

Clear Google history on Mac, PC, iOS and Android devices

If you have a Google account and use it to send search queries on your Mac, PC, iOS or Android device, these will be saved. The search history is visible to you and of course also to the search engine operator. To not [...]
25 JULY 2018

Practical: headphone hanger for "under the desk"

If you always misplace your headphones and no longer want to search for them at your desk in the office, at home by the gaming computer or elsewhere, the headphone suspension from APPHOME could help you. Whether under the table, under the [...]