Sir Apfelot Blog


4. October 2018
If the Mac App Store only shows updates under macOS Mojave, I have the right solution for the problem here.

The Mac App Store only shows the “Updates” tab under macOS Mojave

I don't visit the Mac App Store that often, which is why I only noticed the error a few days after updating to macOS Mojave. My App Store on the Mac yesterday only showed [...]
4. October 2018

homee - merging smart home systems with one device

homee is the name of a small, cube-shaped piece of hardware from Codeatelier GmbH from Güglingen in Baden-Württemberg. The company, which offers software development, app design, smart home solutions and other services, has with homee a device for private users and companies on [...]
4. October 2018
The online backup service Backblaze and macOS Mojave don't get along so well at first.

Backblaze and macOS Mojave - this is how the backup service works again!

Today I received an email from my favorite online backup service Backblaze, which informed me that my online backup is currently no longer running. Mojave's new security measures require user intervention as the [...]
4. October 2018

Flexible cordless vacuum cleaner: Proscenic P8 test

At a time when most devices are wireless, this trend is also affecting all sorts of home appliances. In addition to vacuum robots, cordless vacuum cleaners are, for example, a suitable product group. In this contribution to my [...]
3. October 2018

macOS: The nsurlstoraged process uses the CPU to the limit

You sit at your Mac and think nothing bad, suddenly the Apple computer is spinning around, macOS becomes slow and the nsurlstoraged process uses the CPU to the full. We recently had exactly the same thing here [...]
3. October 2018

GoPro Hero 7 manual as download and book tips

When looking for a manual, a user manual, tips and tricks for the GoPro camera and its functions, one stumbles across a wide variety of offers. The manufacturer of the Action Cam offers the [...]
2. October 2018

macOS Mojave Batch - Group files and folders on the desktop

Saving files and creating folders on the desktop of Mac OS X and macOS is useful if you want to find objects quickly and / or use them frequently. Over time, [...]
2. October 2018

[Update 2021] macOS Mojave manual - instructions and pictures as a book

Apple's new Mac operating system is out: macOS 10.14 Mojave. If you want to use this with all its new features or if you want to get to know it as a complete beginner, you can use a macOS Mojave manual. The illustrated instructions [...]
1. October 2018

How to find 32-bit apps on Mac

With macOS Mojave, Apple brought the last Mac operating system onto the market that can still support 32-bit apps. With macOS 10.15 you should have replaced every 32 bit app or updated it to 64 bit - [...]
1. October 2018

Xiaomi Redmi Note 6 Pro - "Solid mid-range cell phone"

The technology giant Xiaomi recently presented a new smartphone: the Redmi Note 6 Pro. With quite good technical data and positive reviews from the trade press, the cell phone seems to be a cheap alternative. And […]