Apps for iOS, macOS, Android and Windows

4 JULY 2017

Commander One Mac App: Total Commander for Apple computers

The Commander One Mac app, which is available as a Pro version in the Mac App Store, is officially considered Total Commander for Apple computers. Who does not know the Total Commander: this is a kind of Explorer for all Windows versions, [...]
3 JULY 2017

Is WhatsApp illegal and am I threatened with a warning as a user?

Do WhatsApp users act illegally because they agree to the terms and conditions of the app for iOS and Android and thus send the data of their contacts to WhatsApp Inc. in California, USA? This question is currently being asked [...]
30th of June 2017
There are a number of unofficial Mac apps that display the timeline and can also be used to distribute likes, but there are none that are also able to post photos.

The official Instagram Mac app - doesn't exist, but a free solution with Safari!

With Sir Apfelot, I also try to provide social media with posts and use the Sendible web service, which costs a monthly fee, but offers a reasonably quick, semi-automated solution to [...]
30th of June 2017

Glympse App for iOS and Android: Share location across devices

With the Glympse app, you can share your GPS location from your iPhone, iPad, Android smartphone or tablet and so on, regardless of device. The free app reports your location via SMS or email from [...]
29th of June 2017

With apps against cell phone addiction - sounds illogical? But it works!

Taking action against cell phone addiction with an app or limiting the time on the smartphone with apps - that sounds absurd at first. However, for Apple iOS on iPhone and iPad as well as for Google Android smartphones [...]
28th of June 2017
With the Mac app "Get Plain Text" you can convert formatted text into plain text "on the fly". Alternatively, you can only selectively convert the contents of the clipboard to plain text.

Get Plain Text: Copy & paste without formatting on the Mac

I don't know how long I've been making the detour via BBEdit when I copy text somewhere under macOS and then copy it to a website or editor without formatting. Anyway, I need it [...]
20th of June 2017

Affinity Photo iPad App: Video Tutorials in German (YouTube)

The Photoshop alternative Affinity Photo by Serif, published in 2015 for Apple Mac, has also been available for Windows PCs since 2016 and since 2017 for iOS 10.3+ and iOS 11 on the iPad Air 2 / iPad [...]
19th of June 2017

Manuals and tutorials for image editing with Affinity Photo Windows / macOS / iOS

The image editing program Affinity Photo, for which there are now several manuals, instructions and tutorials, is often compared with Photoshop and can be seen as a much cheaper version of the Adobe classic. Because the developer Serif from [...]
16th of June 2017

The fastest FTP client for the Mac

As a web developer, webmaster and other user who wants to exchange data on a server and from there to the Mac or between two servers, you naturally need a reliable FTP client. But which client, which FTP program, [...]
6th of June 2017

Affinity Photo iPad App: Image editing under iOS 10.3+ / iOS 11

Serif from Great Britain has been causing a sensation since 2015 with Affinity Photo, a very good Photoshop alternative - first on the Mac with macOS, then in 2016 on Windows on PC and now as an iPad app for iOS. [...]