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16. November 2020

Tragic: DiskMaker X era ended with macOS Big Sur ...

For years, DiskMaker X has been the go-to tool for anyone who wanted to quickly and easily attach a Mac OS X or macOS installer to a USB stick. Presented here in the blog, for example, at this point, [...]
13. November 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 46, 2020

It's Friday the 13th in 2020, but there is at least one good thing about this day: There is a new Sir Apfelot newsreel. In this issue I will show you which Apple and [...]
12. November 2020
macOS Big Sur is available for download

macOS Big Sur 11.0.1 is available for download

The backup is done and at the end of the day Apple - as announced - makes the new operating system available for download. macOS Big Sur appears directly in version 11.0.1, since the first bug fixes with [...]
10. November 2020

Summary: Apple “One more thing” event on November 10.11.2020th, XNUMX

Today Apple broadcast the November 2020 event. The "One more thing" presentation was about five things: the new M1 chip, the new macOS 11.0 Big Sur, the new MacBook Air, the [...]
6. November 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 45, 2020

The last weeks of the year are beginning and it's slowly getting colder outside. But you can still rely on the fact that there will be another Sir Apfelot newsreel on Friday. This time show [...]
3. November 2020

"One more thing" - Apple announces the event for November 10.11.2020th, XNUMX

Instead of November 17th, as it was rumored to be, the next Apple event will take place on November 10th, 2020. Apple has just announced this by email, among other things. "Look forward to our Apple Special [...]
2. November 2020

AirPods Pro recall - exchange in the event of crackling and problems with the ANC

With the neutrally named "Service program for AirPods Pro in case of sound problems", Apple has started an exchange program for its ANC earplugs. Affected devices are said to have been manufactured before October 2020 and show crackling or static sounds as symptoms [...]
30. October 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 44, 2020

It goes into the second lockdown, but the Sir Apfelot newsreel is still there. Even during the corona crisis, you will get the Apple and tech news presented to me at this point, which I have received particularly [...] in the past few days.
30. October 2020

Clips 3.0 - Apple video app gets the most extensive update

Apple's Clips app, which can be used to create and edit videos on iOS and iPadOS, has received its most extensive update to date. Clips 3.0 should now allow video creation for the sharing of filmed content [...]
28. October 2020

Apple Event on November 17.11.2020th, XNUMX: Apple Silicon Macs, AirTags, AirPods Studio & Apple TV?

Apple held an event in both September and October. Now we know the Apple Watch Series 6 and the SE model, the new iPads, the HomePod mini and iPhone 12 (mini) [...]