Sir Apfelot Blog

31. August 2020

macOS 11.0 Big Sur problems and solutions

The new operating system for the Apple Mac, macOS 11.0 Big Sur, will soon be available as an official upgrade download. If you do not come across possible problems, errors or bugs during or after the installation [...]
31. August 2020

Anker: New solar power bank and discount offers

As on the last Mondays, there are daily and weekly offers from Anker - as well as a new power bank with solar panel. The waterproof and dustproof solar power bank comes with a charge indicator, two USB-A outputs, 10.000 mAh [...]
28. August 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 35, 2020

Not only the summer, but also the current week is slowly drawing to a close. Starting today, Friday you will of course get a nice filled Sir Apfelot newsreel again. In the following paragraphs [...]
28. August 2020

Create a mood board with templates - quickly, easily, online

A mood board can serve as a design or scene template, for example for the graphic design of a website, for a photo shoot or when shooting a film. With colors, moods, patterns and perhaps also the specification of objects, characters and light [...]
27. August 2020

Comparison: DJI OM 4 and DJI Osmo Mobile 3

With the OM 4, DJI yesterday launched the latest generation of the handheld gimbal "Osmo Mobile" for smartphones. But how does it compare to its predecessor? Are there any significant improvements compared to the [...]
27. August 2020

DJI OM 4 - New Osmo Mobile Stabilizer for Smartphones

With the Osmo Mobile 4, DJI has introduced a new generation of its handheld gimbals. At the same time, the name was evaporated, so that the device is only called DJI OM 4. In the stabilizer for the mobile phone [...]
26. August 2020

Nomad Base Station Pro: Alternative to the Apple AirPower charging mat

With the Base Station Pro, the manufacturer Nomad is bringing what Apple wanted to do with its “AirPower” charging mat since 2017. The charging station for smartphones and other Qi devices ensures that devices to be charged can [...]
26. August 2020

Speed ​​Player for Safari on Mac: Watch videos at any speed

Accelerating long documentations, lectures, lectures or other videos saves time when absorbing information. The Speed ​​Player for Safari on the Mac can help. Because not all video players for the web browser bring [...]
26. August 2020
White balance in Photoshop - quick and easy

Simple (!!!) white balance in Photoshop for dummies

I was just about to start doing my monthly tax, but I have a short article to finish quickly. Why? Because - after many years of Photoshop experience - I have learned a trick [...]
25. August 2020
In the test: Anker PowerPort III Nano

Anker PowerPort III Nano: does it have what it takes for the new universal smartphone power supply?

I'm in relatively close contact with Anker and I often get power banks, hubs or charging plugs sent over for testing. This time, however, the package from Anker came under a new aspect. The company's PR department [...]