All articles on the Apple iPad & iPhone

I am busy with the iPhone and iPad every day. Both devices offer an incredible number of possibilities and yet they complement each other well. While the iPhone is my constant companion and is intended for short messages, quick research on the Internet or taking photos on the go, I use my iPad at home to write blog articles, edit photos, play games or read the news.

In this category you will find all the posts on my blog that are about one of the two Apple devices.

25. August 2017

WLAN surveillance camera: Nest Cam for indoors and outdoors

If you are looking for a surveillance camera with which you can monitor your house, apartment or the outside space via WLAN and app while on the go using your smartphone and tablet, then the Nest Cam models for the [...]
17. August 2017

iZettle and Sum Up: Mobile POS systems for iPhone and iPad in comparison

If you want to get into the trade and open a shop or a goods store, you have to deal with the topics of the cash register system, register checkout obligation / GoBD, and possibly the providers iZettle and Sum Up at some point. What the [...]
7. August 2017

Mophie powerstation USB-C XXL and alternatives for the MacBook Pro

The manufacturer Mophie recently presented a power bank with a USB-C connection for the MacBook Pro 2016. Such an external battery for the Apple MacBook is nothing new in and of itself, but the Mophie powerstation [...]
3. August 2017
Quad Lock Bike Mount 2017

iPhone holder for motorcycle and scooter (also for Android smartphone)

If you are looking for a good iPhone holder for motorcycles and scooters, Quad Lock currently has a suitable update of its range ready. The iPhone holder for motorcycles and scooters is still available [...]
26 JULY 2017
The Inateck BP2003 definitely has an extraordinary design that quickly turns it into an eye-catcher in the home.

Test: Inateck BP2003 Bluetooth speaker - an insider tip!

Anyone who reads my blog posts knows that I am not throwing the term "insider tip" around inflationarily. In this test report, however, I can use it with confidence, because - without the outcome of the article too much [...]
14 JULY 2017

Handheld scanners and scanner pens for iPhone, Mac, Android devices and Windows PC

One would think that mobile technology is already so advanced in the field of hand scanners or scanner pens that it is possible to scan lines of books, magazines, recipes, photos, business cards and the like without errors. Well, some good [...]
4 JULY 2017
I hardly ever use the Facetime camera on the iPad. Accordingly, permanent masking of the same makes perfect sense. Normally, however, I would have chosen black rather than color. ;-)

CAMSTICKER® put to the test: webcam stickers that can be removed without leaving any residue

There was recently a report on the subject of "webcam coverage" on Sir Apfelot. We presented various sticker sets from different manufacturers that can be used to attach the Facetime camera to the iPad or iPhone as well as [...]
15th of June 2017
In the test I have a whole handful of different adapters that fit into the Lightning port and offer a Lightning socket and a 3,5mm headphone socket on the other side (Photo: Sir Apfelot).

Various Lightning Aux adapters for the iPhone 7 in the test

Immediately after buying my iPhone 7 Plus it was already clear in principle that sooner or later a Lightning Aux adapter with charging function would have to be found that I can use in the car to listen to music and [...]
5th of June 2017

Magnetic charging cables: Magnetic USB cables, Lightning power supplies and more

A magnetic charging cable, or magnetic power supply, can be understood as those cables that either have a magnetic connector (like Apple MagSafe on the MacBook) or where the connector and cable are magnetically connected so that the [...]
5th of June 2017

Double Lightning adapter: charge the battery, audio and more with the iPhone splitter

With the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, Apple has said goodbye to the headphone jack and largely reduced the connectivity for charging the battery, headphones and other accessories to a Lightning connector. Although there was [...]