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13 January 2020

CES 2020 - Summary of the fair

Last week, the Consumer Electronics Show of this year, CES 2020 for short, took place. The event, which has been held annually in Las Vegas, USA since 1998, produced interesting developments, market guides and innovations. Numerous [...]
10 January 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 2, 2020

With the second calendar week of 2020, thanks to CES, we can get ready for many technical innovations and innovations. Before I read the products and announcements presented at the fair on Monday in a [...]
9 January 2020

New anchor devices presented at CES 2020

From the manufacturer Anker, its smart home brand “eufy” as well as from “Soundcore” and “Nebula” there are new products at the current Consumer Electronics Show (CES). In addition to smart doorbells, camera surveillance for the home and new vacuum cleaner robots, [...]
9 January 2020

Apple invoice for an App Store purchase that was not made? Beware of fraud!

In addition to PayPal (see here), Apple is once again one of the names that are misused for data theft. According to the Lower Saxony police, there is currently a fake Apple invoice in circulation via e-mail, which concerns a [...]
6 January 2020

PayPal e-mail on "Directive 2015/2366 (PSD2)" is phishing!

Perhaps you also received an email from PayPal Customer Service at the beginning of 2020 with the subject “Your action is required” on the subject of “Directive 2015/2366 (PSD2)” that struck you as a little weird. No wonder, because [...]
6 January 2020

PlayStation 5 - Rumors, Specs, Price and Announcements

The PlayStation 5 from Sony is announced for 2020, should have a peculiar design and enable even more complex games with the latest hardware and fast SSD hard drives. The game console of the 9th generation competes with the [...]
3 January 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 1, 2020

It is the first Friday of the new year and therefore time for the Sir Apfelot newsreel for calendar week 1 in 2020. As last time, there is again a short version of the summary of […]
27 December 2019

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 52, 2019

Today is the Friday after Christmas and therefore the day with the last Sir Apfelot newsreel this year. In the following you will find - this time in a slightly shorter form than usual - the Apple and [...]
24 December 2019

Amazon Smile: Shop and donate at the same time!

I received an email from “Amazon Smile” in mid-December. It showed how many euros were paid in the third quarter of 2019 to the organization that I used to support me with a purchase through the [...]
20 December 2019

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 51, 2019

The end of the year is fast approaching. But that doesn't matter, because despite Christmas, New Year's Eve, celebrated festivals and major changes, one thing remains the same: on Friday there's the Sir Apfelot newsreel. And so [...]