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28 August 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 35, 2020

Not only the summer, but also the current week is slowly drawing to a close. Starting today, Friday you will of course get a nice filled Sir Apfelot newsreel again. In the following paragraphs [...]
21 August 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 34, 2020

It's Friday again and that means ... right, a new Sir Apfelot newsreel is coming up. This time I'll show you the Apple and tech news that I received in calendar week 34 of 2020 [...]
20 August 2020

"Recommended by Sir Apfelot" - seal now in the Pearl online shop

I have been running this Apple blog since 2012 and regularly present accessories and technical devices. The Pearl Shop was so pleased with this that I was allowed to contribute a seal. The Sir-Apfelot-Seal with the inscription "Recommended" and [...]
14 August 2020
All information about the macOS 10.15.6 update of macOS Catalina.

macOS Catalina 10.15.6 - my experience with the update

The supplementary update to macOS Catalina 10.15.6 came out yesterday at Apple. The notes say that it is supposed to fix crashes that have occurred with virtualization software such as VMware Fusion or Parallels Desktop. The [...]
14 August 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 33, 2020

Sweat again today at work and then head into the weekend! For the well-informed slide into the same, there's the new Sir Apfelot newsreel. Here you get the Apple and tech news presented today that [...]
7 August 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 32, 2020

Welcome to the Sir Apfelot Wochenschau in calendar week 32 of 2020. Here and today you will be presented with the Apple and tech news that I have particularly noticed over the past few days. This time […]
5 August 2020

Apple brings iMac update - why wouldn't I buy it

Apple announced a "major update" for the 27 "iMac yesterday. The desktop computer with Retina 5K display now offers interesting specs, but I wouldn't buy it. Why do I buy a new Apple [...]
31 July 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 31, 2020

The last day of the month and the last working day of the week coincide on Friday - a promising constellation for the Sir Apfelot newsreel. And as luck would have it, there are [...]
24 July 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 30, 2020

In five months it will be Christmas, but first there will be the weekend - and with today's Friday the latest edition of the Sir Apfelot newsreel. Again I present you Apple and tech news, which I received about [...]
21 July 2020

Private Wi-Fi addresses: Random MAC addresses on iOS 14, iPadOS 14 and watchOS 7

In order to further expand the privacy of users, Apple is making it possible with the upcoming mobile operating system to use regularly changing MAC addresses in WiFi networks. With iOS 14, iPadOS 14 and watchOS 7 on the iPhone, iPod [...]