Sir Apfelot Blog

31. March 2020

Electronics accessories for Easter: AUKEY deals until April 5 & 12, 2020

And again there are new discounts from AUKEY, which you can take advantage of when shopping at Amazon. Until April 5th, chargers (up to 60 watts) and USB-C-to-Micro-USB adapters will be cheaper. Until [...]
31. March 2020

Corona cards - the best statistics at a glance

In addition to the Corona Tracker app, there are also good online overviews that you can use to monitor the spread of the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2). In addition to simple corona maps on which the infection numbers hover over countries and regions, [...]
31. March 2020

Spring deals at Muse: Save up to € 100 until tomorrow!

I have already introduced you to the Muse meditation headbands in a few blog posts. By measuring brain waves, pulse and other factors as well as by coupling with an app that sends individual background noise to the headphones [...]
30. March 2020

Keyboard cases for the iPad Pro 2020 (11-inch and 12,9-inch models)

It will be a few more weeks before Apple's new iPad keyboard case (in a floating design) comes out. However, if you urgently need a keyboard case for your new iPad Pro 2020, you can theoretically use cases, [...]
30. March 2020
Mac App Monitor Control

Mac app MonitorControl allows you to change the brightness and volume of an external monitor

I operate my MacBook Pro closed on an external LG monitor, which works quite well so far - except for the small fact that the buttons for the brightness of the external display have no effect [...]
30. March 2020

Help with spring cleaning: 20% discount on eufy vacuum robots from Anker

The electronics manufacturer Anker carried out a survey on the subject of “spring cleaning” and thus determined which aids customers want most. In addition to cleaning agents, stick vacuum cleaners and mops, the good old vacuum cleaner robot was also among the [...]
28. March 2020
Apple iPad Pro 2020 available immediately from Amazon

iPad Pro 2020: available immediately at Amazon, long delivery time at Apple

The new iPad Pro 2020 is the 4th generation of Pro iPads and a step forward that has moved me to add the 12,9 inch model to the shopping cart of the Apple Store app. Ordered [...]
27. March 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 13, 2020

Even if it looks as empty and quiet in many places on the streets and in the alleys as on a rainy Sunday: today is Friday. And that means there is a new Sir Apfelot newsreel. Naturally […]
27. March 2020

Free Kindle eBooks: Amazon offers books for the whole family

Amazon now also offers fiction, children's and young people's books as well as non-fiction and cookery books free of charge - free of charge as Kindle eBooks. A Kindle reader is not absolutely necessary for reading; you can also get the digital books via the free [...]
26. March 2020

Video conferencing solutions between Mac and Windows users

If you work in the home office, you need digital solutions to stay in touch with colleagues, the executive suite and other people in the company. Anyone who works with an Apple Mac will benefit from [...]