Gadgets - just not for nerds

16. October 2015
Quadrocopter with water glass

Quadrocopters as artists: TED workshop by D'Andrea

The fact that flying drones are constantly conquering new areas of application is nothing new: they deliver or fly out packages, carry out analyzes in agriculture and even fight forest fires, they are either used with pleasure or are still in [...]
21. September 2015
App Store as a malware slingshot

Malware in the Apple App Store: Already 344 apps infected by XcodeGhost

In the past, apps that were loaded onto jailbroken iPhones from the alternative app reference point Cydia were mainly infected with malware. However, a large number of programs are now also available from the official app [...]
17. September 2015
Improvements firmware update UP2

Firmware update for the Jawbone UP2 and UP3 - what is it and what is not?

A few weeks ago I was sent a Jawbone UP2 as a test product, which I have been using every day since then and therefore in an endurance test. The corresponding test report is still pending, but it will be published in the next few weeks [...]
April 30, 2015
Moleskine notebooks

Evernote Moleskin Notebooks for extreme offline Evernoteing

I just checked Evernote again because I'm not really happy with Yojimbo. Evernote is simply a lot more versatile, but unfortunately I'm a bit at war with the search function - but [...]
12. November 2014
Ev3rstorm Lego robot

Construction toys LEGO Mindstorms EV3: Control and program robots with Apple devices

If you like to construct something and then program it, robots don't do badly. And when the word "Lego" is used in this context, childhood memories are usually awakened very quickly and the [...]
13. October 2014
M2E Power USB charger

Charge the battery through movement - new technology is just around the corner

“Never again an empty battery!”, That is certainly the wish of many smartphone users. Nowadays there is hardly anyone who is not equipped with a cell phone, tablet, MP3 player or navigation device. Often one hears for the reason [...]
25. September 2014
UPS notification

The new iPhone 6 - my first impression

Most people who have ordered an iPhone will be familiar with this situation: You expect the delivery every day, you are gone for a while, come home and find a notification from UPS in the mailbox, which gives you [...]
31 JULY 2014
Coffee selection

The most expensive coffee in the world ... is not Kopi Luwak!

When I first heard from Kopi Luwak, I must have looked very strange. With the mention of the name, the explanation came as well, why the Kopi Luwak [...]
25th of June 2014
The Big Bang Theory logo

Lyrics from The Big Bang Theory Intro in German

I have to admit, I'm a late bloomer in the series "[The Big Bang Theory-> the-big-bang-theory-dvd-box]". The American sitcom has been around since 2007 and only now have I started with the first [...]
20th of June 2014
Apple iWatch Reloaded

iWatch release date: The release date of the Apple Smartwatch is out

Sooner or later everything leaks ... including the release date of the Apple iWatch, which has not yet been officially confirmed. The fact that Apple is working on a smartwatch is unlikely to be in question, but the boss Tim Cook has [...]