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5th of June 2018

About watchOS 5 for the Apple Watch (WWDC 2018)

In addition to innovations for the macOS, iOS and tvOS operating systems, there were also updates for watchOS at yesterday's June keynote from Apple as part of WWDC 2018. The new watchOS 5, which will be available to everyone from autumn [...]
5th of June 2018

About iOS 12 for iPhone and iPad (WWDC 2018)

The opening keynote of Apple WWDC 19 took place yesterday at 00:18 p.m. local time, at which around 6.000 developers were on site in San Jose. "Today is all about software," said Tim Cook after his [...]
4th of June 2018

The first GDPR warnings are making the rounds

The General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union, or GDPR for short, is intended to offer Internet users in the EU more rights to their data and more transparency when dealing with them. Of course, this brings with it individual website and web service operators as well as companies [...]
4th of June 2018

Today: Apple WWDC 2018 Keynote - Stream, Rumors and Expectations

Much is not yet known what will be seen and heard at today's Apple WWDC 2018 Keynote, the kick-off event of this year's World Wide Developers Conference. The only thing that is certain is that current [...]
1th of June 2018

The "Sir Apfelot App" for iOS on the iPhone - finally in the App Store!

The Sir Apfelot app for iOS on the iPhone - it's finally ready and available for download! After I was looking for an iOS developer in the blog last November, among other things [...]
1th of June 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 22

Today is not only Children's Day, but also Friday again and thus time for the Sir Apfelot newsreel! This time I'll show you which Apple and tech news caught my eye in calendar week 22 in 2018 [...]
1th of June 2018

Film night promotion: rent 10 top films on Amazon for 99 cents (only today)

With this short message I just wanted to let you know that you can rent the following films from Amazon Prime Video for just 99 cents today. So if you wanted to stream a movie today anyway and [...]
31. May 2018

Atari VCS can be pre-ordered from Indiegogo (delivery in 2019)

Almost a year ago the Ataribox was announced in a mysterious manner - no one was really sure whether it should be a fake, a fan project or really a new console from Atari. After a few, after some […]
29. May 2018

Mac malware mshelper is using the CPU and fan

If the fan of your Apple Mac, iMac or MacBook is currently running at maximum performance again and again, although you do not use a lot of power in the macOS system or with individual apps, then you should take a look at the
25. May 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 21

Today is Friday, May 25th, 2018. Not only is this the deadline on which the new General Data Protection Regulation of the European Union (EU-GDPR) comes into force, but also the occasion for a new Sir Apfelot newsreel. [...]