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2 October 2020

The last iPod nano is now also "Vintage"

In 2012, Apple released the 7th generation iPod nano, the last of its kind. The music and video player with 16 GB of memory is now on the vintage list. That means that officially there is no [...]
29 September 2020

iPhone 12, AirTag, and More: Apple Timeline and Tech Specs (Rumors)

Apple's annual September keynote took place on September 15th, only without an iPhone. Now there are rumors about the upcoming Apple timeline, the products to be expected and their specs. In this post you will find the [...]
29 September 2020

Apple vs. Epic Games: negotiation of Fortnite in-app purchases not until 2021?

The dispute between Apple and Epic Games, the development studio of "Fortnite", has been going on since mid-August. And it could drag on well into next year. At least that's what the statement [...]
25 September 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 39, 2020

It's Friday and autumn is slowly arriving, but of course not without a Sir Apfelot newsreel. Today I also show the Apple and tech news that I received in calendar week 39 of 2020 [...]
25 September 2020

Pre-order PlayStation 5 again from today (short message)

As Amazon announced in an email, the Sony PlayStation 5 can be pre-ordered again from today. On another page I read that another shop is opening the period [...] for the adjustment of the new inventory.
21 September 2020

GoPro HERO9 Black - Specifications and Price

The GoPro HERO9 Black action cam has been on the market for a few days. With this model, the market leader promises "more of everything" for such cameras. What that means, I told you in this post [...]
18 September 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 38, 2020

Today is not just the day that Super Mario 3D All-Stars appear for the Nintendo Switch as well as new Apple devices. Today is also Friday, so time for a new Sir Apfelot newsreel. This time show [...]
17 September 2020

Apple One - Multiple service subscriptions in one subscription

In addition to new devices, Apple also presented new services the day before yesterday. In addition to Fitness +, there was Apple One, a subscription that combines various offers. It is practically a savings package for everyone who (wants to) book several Apple services anyway. [...]
17 September 2020

Apple Fitness + - Workout offer with Apple Watch and Co.

With “Apple Fitness +”, Apple presented a new service model at this year's September keynote. It brings workout units led by professional trainers to the screen and combines them with the readings from the Apple Watch. From the end of 2020 [...]
17 September 2020

Apple iPad Air (2020) specifications and price

In addition to the new 8th generation iPad, Apple also presented the new iPad Air. This offers Touch ID without a home button, a 10,9 inch display, up to 256 GB of storage and a USB-C connection. [...]