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14. October 2019

Sir Apfelot App finally available as an iPad version

With the Sir Apfelot app for iOS and now also iPadOS devices you are always up to date with this blog. There is hardly a device that is so good for reading [...]
11. October 2019

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 41, 2019

It's autumn, it's getting colder and it's Friday - perfect for a cozy Sir Apfelot newsreel. In addition to the many messages, instructions and advice on macOS 10.15 Catalina, which this week here in [...]
7. October 2019

Flicker gate: Apple iPhone 11 Pro display flickers

Under certain circumstances it can happen that the Apple iPhone 11 Pro display flickers. The screen then changes its brightness annoyingly quickly and frequently. This of course restricts the trouble-free use and makes the [...]
4. October 2019

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 40, 2019

After the Day of German Unity, this year is one thing above all: Friday. The Sir Apfelot Wochenschau does not get a bridge day, so today I am presenting you with the latest Apple and tech news. In the following [...]
2. October 2019

Instructions: Which cookies does my website store?

Due to a current ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on October 01.10.2019st, XNUMX, the cookie problem is boiled up again and, from the point of view of website operators, more topical than ever. Because currently, according to the judgment, when a page is viewed, only technical [...]
1. October 2019

Don't panic: Checkm8 vulnerability for jailbreaking iPhones 2011 - 2017

Yesterday I already touched on the topic "Checkm8" here in the blog. It was about increased security on the iPhone through an alphanumeric access code. Now I would like to take a closer look at the Checkm8 jailbreak vulnerability [...]
27. September 2019

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 39, 2019

It's the Friday after the global climate strike, and that's why you get a regular Sir Apfelot newsreel at this point. This time I'll show you what Apple and tech news I get in the [...]
23. September 2019

Apple problems: iOS 13, iCloud and Siri are going crazy

At Apple there seem to be a lot of problems at the moment. There are increasing reports that there are malfunctions, failures and strange reactions in the brand new iOS 13 as well as in the iCloud and Siri [...]
23. September 2019

Apple iPhone 11 Pro (Max) teardown from iFixit reveals data

Over the weekend I saw that iFixit put an iPhone 11 Pro teardown and an iPhone 11 Pro Max teardown online. As usual, it is shown in detail how you can take the respective smartphone apart [...]
20. September 2019

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 38, 2019

If you're wondering what's going on here, please click the following link: What could be in Sir Apfelot Wochenschau 38, 2019.