Gadgets - just not for nerds

31. August 2016
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Star Wars stickers for MacBook: Stickers from Episode I to Episode VII

Stickers for the MacBook are very popular and are particularly suitable for older models where the bitten apple from Apple is still lit. Because by pasting over with stencil-like stickers new [...]
27. August 2016
For the Lego Mindstorms EV3 Brick you need a USB cable with a mini USB plug. Here you can find out which adapters and cables are compatible (Photo:

Which USB cable do you need for Lego Mindstorms EV3?

The "Brick", as the central component in the Lego Mindstorms EV3 set is called, comes with a mini-USB port, which can be used to connect the computer component to a PC or Mac. The cable supplied in the set has [...]
21. August 2016
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Day of the Tentacle Remastered: DOTT for iPhone, Mac and other Apple devices

"Day of the Tentacle", released in 1993 by LucasArts as the successor to Maniac Mansion, is one of the most popular, if not the most popular, adventure games of the early computer generations. With "Day of the Tentacle Remastered" the [...]
18. August 2016
Create a bootable USB stick on the Mac: when deleting, please select OS X Extended as the format and GUID as the scheme

Make USB stick bootable: Create a bootable USB stick for Mac and PC

Making a USB stick bootable is not a sideline task; but it is doable. Booting the PC or Mac with a USB stick can also bring many advantages - because you have [...]
15. August 2016
Best hard drives for RAID and NAS 2016

The best hard drives for the NAS or other RAID system

If you want to set up a RAID (Redundant Array of Independent Disks) in your computer or a NAS (Network Attached Storage) as an external unit, you need reliable hard drives. But where to look when you have the best hard drives [...]
16. March 2016
Philips HF3550 light alarm clock with iPhone

The light alarm clock Philips HF3550 and iOS 9 - The problem and the possible solution for iOS users

First of all: The article should be of particular interest to people who have a Philips light alarm clock that listens to the model number HF3550. This alarm clock has a massive problem with the update from [...]
6. January 2016
Star Wars X-Wing metal model

Star Wars metal kits: "Metal Earth" offers handicrafts with metal models

At the same time as the start of the new Star Wars film, the film studios' merchandising machine is of course running at full speed. And sometimes - in very rare cases - even very nice things come out of it. In […]
11. December 2015
Anki Overdrive starter set

Anki Overdrive in the test: test reports on the racetrack toy 2.0

A new racetrack has been on the German market since October. The Anki Overdrive is not just another Carrera clone, but a symbiosis of this, a futuristic look, the integration of the smartphone and [...]
26. November 2015
the best children's tablets in comparison

Which children's tablet is right for my child?

Not only because Christmas is just around the corner, I am currently focusing more and more on the topic of "children's tablets". As a technology-savvy person, I am of course also a role model for my youngsters (cough, cough ...), and Junior wants, like [...]
23. October 2015
aXbo sleep phase alarm clock set for couples

Advantages and disadvantages of different sleep phase alarm clocks in comparison

Sleep phase alarm clocks promise to only wake the user when he is in a light sleep phase. To do this, you set the wake-up time at which you have to get up the latest or you can choose a time period (for example 30 [...]