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April 24, 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 17, 2020

Oops, Friday again! The weekend is just around the corner and you've seen it right: there's also a new Sir Apfelot newsreel. This time I'll show you what Apple and tech news [...]
April 22, 2020

Corona data donation app of the RKI - CCC recognizes clear defects and gaps

The corona data donation app from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) is intended to collect anonymized data in order to identify coronavirus hotspots. But the Chaos Computer Club (CCC) recognizes clear shortcomings. Data protection has not been given sufficient consideration and the reading of [...]
April 20, 2020

"PP Customer Service" - New phishing email on behalf of PayPal

A few days ago, PayPal changed the terms of use and terms and conditions, which is currently used by fraudsters to send phishing emails. A scam email also landed in my mailbox. She reveals how already so [...]
April 17, 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 16, 2020

It is now Friday again and, as always, this means that it is time for a new Sir Apfelot newsreel. This time I'll show you what Apple and tech news I get in the [...]
April 15, 2020

Apple iPhone SE 2 (2020) - specifications, pictures and price

Without much fanfare, Apple presented the new generation of the iPhone SE on Wednesday, April 15, 2020. The new Apple iPhone SE replaces the 2016 model and offers a comparatively [...]
April 14, 2020
Error in the Corona emergency aid

[Update] My experience: Corona immediate help for bloggers and SEOs

Update April 14.04.2020th, XNUMX: Application approved, money is on its way Yesterday (on Easter Monday!) I received a message from the RP Kassel that my application was approved and that I will shortly receive the approval notification. Here is the exact wording of the [...]
April 10, 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 15, 2020

For everyone, on whom the days are currently indistinguishable: today is Friday;) And so it is time again for a Sir Apfelot newsreel. This time I'll show you which Apple and [...]
April 3, 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 14, 2020

It's Friday again, and hopefully you've kept your distance and washed your hands during the week. If so, you will now be given a comprehensive Sir Apfelot newsreel at this point [...]
April 3, 2020

MacBook Air Retina from 2018 also affected by Staingate (short message)

Yes or no? Apple probably accidentally added the 2018 MacBook Air Retina to the list of MacBooks whose display coating could peel off. This was reported by MacRumors, among others. In addition to the MacBook Pro models (13 [...]
31. March 2020

Corona cards - the best statistics at a glance

In addition to the Corona Tracker app, there are also good online overviews that you can use to monitor the spread of the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2). In addition to simple corona maps on which the infection numbers hover over countries and regions, [...]