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31. October 2019

USB-C to Lightning cable: an overview of all brands and offers

To quickly charge the iPhone and / or to connect it to a Thunderbolt 3 port of an Apple Mac, there are various USB-C to Lightning cables. When buying, in addition to the price, it is of course important to ensure that the respective [...]
30. October 2019

Fly as you are: DJI introduces Mavic Mini drone

Today at 14:00 pm the countdown for "Fly as you are" from the drone manufacturer DJI ran to zero. As previously leaked, the new DJI Mavic Mini was then discontinued in the shop. It should also [...]
30. October 2019

Protection against total failure: iOS update for iPhone 5 and 4s as well as old iPads

There is an iOS update that is specifically aimed at old Apple mobile devices and will protect them from the failure of many important functions until the beginning of November 2019. This has to do with the "Week Roll Over" of the GPS signal [...]
29. October 2019

DJI Keynote on October 30.10.2019th, XNUMX - "Fly as you are" with the Mavic Mini?

DJI has announced a keynote for tomorrow, October 30.10.2019th, XNUMX under the slogans “Fly as you are” or “Anyone can fly”. According to the saying, one can assume a new drone that has many automatic functions [...]
29. October 2019
Scanner doesn't like using macOS Catalina

macOS Catalina: VueScan helps when the scanner stops working ...

After the release of macOS Catalina, the switch to 64-bit software has made even more scanner users cry than was the case with macOS Mojave. The reason is that the manufacturers of the [...]
29. October 2019

Rumors confirmed: Apple AirPods Pro have been launched!

Recently I reported on in-ear headphones from Cupertino based on rumors and a patent, now they really exist: Apple AirPods Pro. The earplugs with Active Noise Canceling (ANC) were released by Apple yesterday [...]
28. October 2019

Amazon.de VISA card - get discounts with points

Anyone who has an Amazon Prime user account should think about purchasing the associated VISA credit card. For customers from Germany, this is offered with a € 40 starting credit as well as a 3% or 2% repayment bonus for Amazon purchases. Who […]
28. October 2019

Today's Anker offers: surveillance cameras, baby monitors and projectors cheaper!

The technology manufacturer Anker is now offering four products at a lower price. No voucher codes are required for the discounts on Amazon; any discount will be used automatically. A eufy baby monitor is equipped with a few percent [...]
28. October 2019

Mac: APFS volume or partition - their advantages and disadvantages

In order to test current beta versions or to install two different macOS editions in parallel, you can create APFS volumes on the Mac hard drive instead of creating partitions. The advantage is that the partition takes up as much space as [...]
26. October 2019
True Wireless Headphones EasyAcc X100

In the test: EasyAcc X100 - true wireless in-ear headphones

Incredible, but true: The EasyAcc X100 are the first true wireless headphones that I have tried, along with my AirPods. Among other things, this is probably due to the fact that most models are so-called final in-ear headphones that you [...]