Sir Apfelot Blog

30 JULY 2021

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 30, 2021

And already it's Friday again, of course again with the well-known Sir Apfelot newsreel. This time there is a smaller issue because I am in the middle of preparing to move. A few articles on Apple and tech topics are [...]
30 JULY 2021

Amazon trick: special page shows personal deals and vouchers

Those who shop at Amazon are happy about a price reduction - especially if this is possible outside of Prime Day, Black Friday and Co. Recently there has been the possibility for Amazon users to use the individually usable [...]
29 JULY 2021

Unclack Mac App - Automatically disable microphone when typing

During a video conference, during FaceTime with the family or in voice chat on Discord - it is always annoying to hear someone type. If you don't want to be that person, the [...]
28 JULY 2021

Apple iPadOS 2019 presented - what has happened so far?

Apple introduced the iPadOS operating system for its tablet division, i.e. the iPad models, in 2019. This is based on the iPhone operating system iOS, which was previously used for both devices. With iPadOS in 2019 came new [...]
28 JULY 2021

5 apps for drawing and painting on the iPad (part 2)

As promised yesterday, today you get the second part of the list with apps for drawing and painting on the iPad and iPad Pro from Apple. Yesterday I sent you Notes, Procreate, Linea Sketch, Paper, [...]
27 JULY 2021
Create an RSS feed manually

Manually create an RSS feed with URLs

I currently have the "problem" that I have to enter a few of my customers' websites in RSS directories, but these websites are not based on WordPress and therefore do not have an RSS feed. If a website is set up with WordPress [...]
27 JULY 2021
Test: Tribit FlyBuds C1 photo

In the test: Tribit FlyBuds C1 - true wireless in-ear headphones with buttons

The manufacturer Tribit recently made their Tribit FlyBuds C1 available to me for a test free of charge. The FlyBuds C1 are wireless in-ear headphones, which I particularly noticed because [...]
27 JULY 2021

Focus - App for Pomodoro technique and interval work (pick of the week KW30)

Focus is an app in which you can set up tasks, to-do lists and timers to work more focused. Especially through the timer, with which you can divide your time into work and breaks, Focus becomes [...]
27 JULY 2021

5 + 1 apps for drawing and painting on the iPad (part 1)

The Apple iPad, and especially the models with Apple Pencil support, are very suitable for drawing and painting. Whether iPad or iPad Pro: for creating lines, colored areas, comics, paintings, portraits, designs and sketches, [...]
26 JULY 2021

The best use cases for Apple's AirTags

With the Apple AirTags, the iPhone manufacturer from Cupertino has brought a couple of extensively applicable trackers with Bluetooth, NFC and ultra broadband onto the market. But one or the other might wonder what purpose [...]