Mac accessories

5. January 2017
AirBar MacBook Air 2017 buy order Amazon Ebay online shop Display Touchscreen MacBook

Fresh from CES 2017: AirBar provides a touchscreen for the MacBook Air

CES 2017 is just starting and, among other things, the new AirBar for the MacBook Air will be presented there, with which the display of the small Apple laptop can be transformed into a touchscreen. For laptop users [...]
4. January 2017
OWC DEC MacBook Pro extension SD card reader more storage 4 TB USB 3.0 Ethernet adapter dongle MacBook Pro 2016 2017

OWC DEC for MacBook Pro: 4 TB storage, USB 3.0 ports, Ethernet and more

OWC DEC - Apple's 2016 MacBook Pro has generated not only positive, but also mixed and negative criticism in the media as well as from users; including the fact that for [...]
27. December 2016
eyeTV T2 Receive DVB T2 on Mac, Apple MacBook Pro, watch TV, TV live, record, stream Image source: Amazon

eyeTV T2, W and mobile: Live TV on Mac, iPad, iPhone and iPod (DVB-T2)

With the eyeTV T2 from Geniatech you can watch TV on your Mac and record TV programs so that you can watch them later on Mac, MacBook, iPhone and Co. via iTunes. What the hardware can do, which system requirements must be observed [...]
23. December 2016
Oversight Security App Mac Objective-See Camera Microphone Monitor Access Mac Apple Over Sight

Oversight: Monitor camera and microphone for free (+ other free Mac apps)

Oversight from Objective-See is a program with which you can keep an eye on the microphone and camera access on your Mac. Unlike Micro Snitch, Oversight is completely free. In addition, the developer offers on its website [...]
23. December 2016

Protect Mac and network: Micro Snitch and Little Snitch for monitoring access

Micro Snitch and Little Snitch for the Mac: Even the Apple Mac, the iMac, the MacBook and so on, although they come from Apple, are not completely safe from outside influences. If you monitor [...]
22. December 2016
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Insert emojis on your Mac: App and shortcuts for macOS emoji search

For example, if you want to insert an emoji in an email, there are different ways of doing this on the iMac, MacBook and so on with macOS. Here I want to give you an app as well as an already [...]
14. December 2016
Apple AirPods review test report German experiences field report Rene Ritchie iMore Image source: Apple.com

AirPods in the test: detailed experience report on the wireless Apple headphones

Rene Ritchie from iMore had the opportunity to subject the AirPods from Apple to a test, the report of which ended up being quite extensive. Here I would like to share with you the highlights of the experience report on the Apple AirPods [...]
8. December 2016
Buy cheap USB-C adapters online at Amazon for MacBook Pro 2016 or smartphones and tablets. Product images: Amazon

Inexpensive USB-C adapter for MacBook Pro late 2016, smartphone and tablet

With the new MacBook Pro, Apple relies on the USB-C connection, making adapters and dongles for connecting USB-A plugs (up to 3.0 or 3.1) without an alternative. If you are looking for a cheap [...]
6. December 2016
Conceptual image of an Apple Magic Keyboard with Touch Bar for the iMac or Mac Pro. It remains to be seen whether the keyboard with Touch Bar will become a reality. Image source: imgur.com

Apple Magic Keyboard: will the keyboard come with Touch Bar for iMac and Mac Pro?

The Touch Bar on the new MacBook Pro from Apple inspires fans of the Cupertino-based manufacturer to assume that there will be a keyboard for iMac and Mac Pro including OLED strips. How about imgur and reddit [...]
29. November 2016
Photo Belkin USB-C to Ethernet Adapter in black

Buy recommendation: Belkin USB-C to Gigabit Ethernet adapter, identical to the adapter in the Apple store

To keep myself up to date with mac-related issues, I regularly listen to a few podcasts. One of them recently reported that the white Belkin USB-C to Gigabit Ethernet adapter offered in the Apple Store is currently quite a [...]