Sir Apfelot Blog


19. December 2018
KS 18 L after arrival

With the electric unicycle KingSong KS 18 L through the dirty German winter weather

Today's trip with my EUC (electric unicycle) did not take place in the best conditions, but that's precisely why I think the experience is worthy enough to write a small article. Who my blog [...]
19. December 2018
The tizi tank nozzle is a charging cable for Braun shavers and epilators (photos: Sir Apfelot).

In the test: tizi tank trunk - USB charging cable for Braun electric shavers and epilators

Today a parcel from Equinux arrived with a small adapter cable with the cute name "tizi tank trunk". In detail, this is a charging cable with a USB connection, which has a plug on the other side, [...]
19. December 2018

LED TV simulator - fake TVs as protection against break-ins

With an LED TV simulator, you can simulate the light of a television in an energy-saving manner in your absence, so that possible intruders think that someone is at home. Such a fake television set as burglar protection is cheap, has low consumption thanks to LEDs [...]
18. December 2018
The BigBlue hand warmer convinced me with its warmth, flashlight and power bank function (photos: Sir Apfelot).

In the test: BigBlue USB hand warmer with power bank and flashlight function

Cold paws in winter are not nice. And even if I'm not a big fan of Christmas markets, there are often enough walks or work around the house that make my fingers [...]
18. December 2018

Convert JPG to PDF on the Apple Mac

If you save a graphic as a JPG or JPEG, it is available as an image file that can be edited and changed. In particular, scanned documents, receipts or even photos would then be "safely" stored as PDF. [...]
17. December 2018

LED fairy lights with battery - a selection

If you are looking for an LED light chain with battery or accumulator for Christmas, New Year's Eve or generally for winter, then I have something for you. Fairy lights with energy-saving LEDs are wonderfully suited to [...]
14. December 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 50

It's Friday again and of course it's time for the Sir Apfelot newsreel again! This time I'll show you which Apple and tech news caught my eye in calendar week 50 of 2018. Next […]
14. December 2018

Deal update: Sony PlayStation VR Mega Pack on offer - again reduced by almost 100 EUR

Update 14.12.2018/329/XNUMX: The article here was actually for an offer that Amazon made about a week ago. There was the "PSVR Mega Pack" for about XNUMX EUR, which was a bargain price. Now has [...]
14. December 2018

arte library download - save videos on iPhone and iPad

The German-French cultural television broadcaster arte with its media library is a popular starting point for those who want to watch documentaries, reports, magazines, programs and films as a stream. Unlike the media libraries of ARD, ZDF and Co. there are [...]
13. December 2018
Artwizz's privacy screen - also protects the display from damage (Photos: Sir Apfelot).

In the test: Artwizz bulletproof glass with privacy protection for the iPhone X / XS

A few days ago the manufacturer Artwizz sent me a screen protector or rather a display protection glass for testing, which in addition to the protective function also has a privacy filter built in. That means, if you look sideways at the iPhone, [...]