Sir Apfelot Blog


31. May 2021

N64 controller with USB plug - Pick of the week in CW 22

In January I already presented you with an N64 controller with a USB connection, which is intended for the Apple Mac and Windows PCs. Furthermore, it should work on the Nintendo Switch. I found that interesting [...]
31. May 2021

New Nintendo Switch Pro - New console listed for a short time

While Apple fans have already noted June 7th as the date for innovations from the technology manufacturer in their calendar, Nintendo fans are waiting impatiently. Because this year an improved version of the Nintendo Switch is to appear, which more [...]
28. May 2021

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 21, 2021

The next week is coming to an end, which means here in the blog that it is time again for a new edition of the Sir Apfelot newsreel. Today, Friday, I'll show you which Apple and [...]
28. May 2021

Twitter Blue - In-App Purchase brings new features and app icons

Twitter is a popular platform for all sorts of people, from politicians, celebrities and journalists to private individuals who just want to move in a certain bubble. The social network finances its services primarily through [...]
27. May 2021

Skylum Luminar AI Update 3 - Improvements and M1 support

Luminar AI, the AI-based app for photo editing from Skylum, gets the third major update today and with it several new features. In addition, the software for smart photo enhancement is now also available for Mac models with [...]
27. May 2021

Macro photography - hidden function in the iPad Pro with the M1 chip

The developers at the Lux studio, which, among other things, produced the Halide app, always take a very close look at the camera hardware and software on mobile Apple devices. Accordingly, yesterday the developer Sebastiaan de With [...]
26. May 2021

Mac Apps Report 2021: Software and what users want from it

The developer company MacPaw, from which among other things the software subscription offer SetApp originates, carried out a survey to find out what Mac users think about apps in general. How many do you have installed and how many do you use them every day? [...]
26. May 2021

M1 iMac Teardown - iFixit certifies poor repairability

On April 20, 2021, Apple presented the first iMac with its own ARM chip, the 24-inch model with an M1 SoC and different colors. Now the first devices are also with the users as well as with specialists who [...]
25. May 2021

Pitaka promotion: iPhone and iPad cases and charging station with a discount of up to 25%

From today and until May 31, 2021, a Pitaka campaign is running on Amazon. There, the manufacturer offers various products for device cases, charging accessories and holders with discounts of up to 25%. Underneath are shells [...]
25. May 2021

Eufy products cheaper: Up to 50 euros discount on smart home products from Anker

From today and until Sunday, May 30th, 2021, Anker is offering various products at discounts with its smart home brand eufy. For example, you can get a video doorbell with 2K resolution with a 50 euro discount. To a […]