Gadgets - just not for nerds

13. October 2016
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Dash Button Dudes: A Blog Full of Ideas for the Amazon Dash Button Hack

Performing an Amazon Dash Button Hack is not difficult for technically savvy users. There are also a lot of ideas for new areas of application for the small buttons, which are actually used to order certain goods from [...]
13. October 2016
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The best LED selfie sleeves and cases for the iPhone 6 / 6s (Plus)

The selfie: for some, a way of living out one's narcissism digitally. For others, it's an art form of its own. Personally, I'm not that fixated on the looks (of people or myself), but of course I respect people who [...]
10. October 2016

RAVPower card reader, WLAN repeater, power bank, ... the egg-laying woolly milk pig

The wireless SD card reader, WiFi router, WiFi repeater, 6000 mAh power bank and so on called RAVPower FileHub is apparently an inexpensive "egg-laying woolly milk pig" for travelers. Especially travelers who consider themselves "digital nomads" who watch films, [...]
10. October 2016

Fitness tracker for children: Garmin vivofit jr. notes steps and movements

Whether to motivate the children or because they also want something like a smartwatch: a fitness tracker can also be a good idea for the little ones. With the Garmin vívofit jr. parents can also [...]
4. October 2016
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goTenna Mesh: set up your own cellular network with friends

The goTenna Mesh is the latest model from the US-based company goTenna. The boys and girls there have set themselves the goal of creating their own mobile networks for end users. How do you with the [...]
3. October 2016

How technology freaks camp in autumn: BioLite CampStove for cooking and charging USB devices

The smartphone is always with you, at work, when shopping, while driving - and the smart companion with a map app and GPS should not be missing when camping. But how do you keep the battery strong [...]
30. September 2016
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Sir Apfelot goes Appy Geek: Apple news and nerd stuff now also via app

Appy Geek is an app for all friends of technology, digital solutions and news in the field of hardware and software. You could also call Appy Geek the nerd section of the News Republic, a high-quality [...]
29. September 2016
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DJI Mavic Pro: data sheet

The Chinese drone manufacturer DJI has presented its new handy drone, the DJI Mavic Pro. I recently reported about the GoPro Karma and I was positive about it. Of course, I don't want to take anything back, but [...]
24. September 2016
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Switch from iPhone 6 to iPhone 7? Sir Apfelot does it!

Is the iPhone 7 just a better version of the iPhone 6 or iPhone 6s or is the upgrade really worth it? Do you get noticeably better technology? I guess so. I have some thoughts about [...]
7. September 2016
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Hitman Sniper Addon or sequel: Death Valley

Really, I played through the entire location of Montenegro at Hitman Sniper and it was really a lot of fun to solve the individual levels and complete assignments ... even if it sometimes took a little longer [...]