Apps for iOS, macOS, Android and Windows

April 10, 2019

Openbook: The Facebook alternative that doesn't track you

With Openbook, developer Joel Hernández and his team want to create a safe alternative to Facebook. After a successful Kickstarter campaign and a beta version that has now started for the supporters, you can be a further tester on [...]
April 10, 2019

HERE WeGo user manual - this is how the navigation app works

HERE WeGo (from: Here we go = Let's go) is a navigation app that is a useful alternative to Google Maps and Apple Maps. Both in the browser and in the form of a separate program on iOS [...]
April 7, 2019
The Photos app on the Mac.

Photos app on the Mac: The quick-look preview with the space bar is back

Many of you may not have noticed the change, but when I was looking through my photos with the Photos app on the Mac and wanted to open a quick preview of an image with the unfamiliar "return key" (I [...]
April 4, 2019

Skylum Luminar Flex - Plugin for Photoshop, Lightroom and Photos for Mac

Skylum as a developer and the individual apps for photo editing have already been a topic here in the blog several times. As of April 4, 2019, the makers of Luminar, Aurora HDR, AirMagic and Co. [...]
April 4, 2019

QuickBon - legally compliant app cash register system for modern retailers

QuickBon is a POS system with a matching iOS app from AppRaum GmbH from Marchtrenk, Austria. In addition to stationary use in a store, restaurant or business, the cash register app can also be used on the go on the iPhone or iPad [...]
April 2, 2019

Finally peace and quiet: hide annoying cookie notices via browser plug-in

A practical browser plug-in called I don't care about cookies comes from the developer Daniel Kladnik from Croatia. With this extension for the web browser, annoying cookie messages can be sent to the [...]
April 2, 2019

Firefox Send - Upload up to 2,5 GB encrypted and limited for download

With Firefox Send, the Mozilla developers offer a host service for files à la WeTransfer. After a longer beta phase, the file sharing service is now available for users with and without a Firefox account. The advantage for [...]
30. March 2019
Forbid the remote desktop software AnyDesk to start when the Mac is restarted. Here are the instructions!

AnyDesk on the Mac does not start automatically when booting - or it does!

With the TeamViewer alternative AnyDesk, which I recently presented in this post, I have had very good experiences over the past few weeks. One point that confused me a little, however, is the fact that [...]
28. March 2019

watchOS 5.2: ECG function of the Apple Watch now also in Germany

Apple has released a software update for the Apple Watch, which makes what is probably the most innovative function of the Series 4 can now also be used in Germany without detours. By updating the operating system to watchOS 5.2, [...]
26. March 2019
Files with certain extensions in the file name can be filtered out very easily with regular expressions.

After a warning: Search the entire WordPress website in the source text for a word

Yesterday I had a problem again that at first glance couldn't be solved. A customer has been informed by a lawyer in the form of a warning that he does not use a certain word [...]