Sir Apfelot Blog

22 December 2021
Surfshark Holiday Sale 2021

Surfshark VPN with Christmas discount for 1,96 euros per month (sponsor)

Surfshark has a vacation promotion for its 2-year subscription, which is currently available at an 83 percent discount. The VPN now costs just 1,96 euros (with VAT 2,33 euros) per month. Without discount and longer [...]
7 December 2021

Gaming gift under 20 euros: palm rest for mouse and keyboard

Do you want to give a gamer a present for Christmas, but you only have a small budget? No problem, because instead of an expensive controller, an expensive Triple-A game or a Steam voucher, you can also buy something [...]
6 December 2021

Amazon Prime Video: These Christmas films are included

If you are an Amazon Prime member or if you get a trial subscription for this Advent, you can watch various films and series at no additional cost. Christmas films are also among them. With these you can the dark [...]
11 December 2020
Motif photo books for Christmas 2020

Last-minute tip: Motif photo books arrive in time for Christmas

The company Motif kindly provided me with two 50 EUR vouchers for the creation of a photo book for my Advent raffle. For this reason I would like to briefly mention that Motif will continue to work until [...]
4 December 2020

Nerd and geek gifts for Christmas 2020

Video games, movies, series, science, comics, pop culture, and more - all of these play into the nerd and geek scene. If you want to make someone from your family or friends happy with an appropriate gift, [...]
26 November 2020

[Update] 4th Advent competition with Sir Apfelot: prizes in the newsletter

In the Advent season 2020 there will be a small raffle from and by Sir Apfelot. Every Advent a participating subscriber to the newsletter is drawn by lot and wins a gift set. In addition to practical accessories [...]
13 December 2019

Christmas gifts for movie nerds and series junkies

Watching films, singing series, going to the cinema with the annual ticket and hanging out on all day - you know someone who does that? Then you will find the right Christmas gifts here! Regardless of whether […]
12 December 2019

Books for Christmas: How do computers, smartphones and heating work?

We live in a high-tech, digitized and, in many areas, also automated world. However, we rarely worry about how it all actually works. What is technology and why does it work? How does [...]
28 December 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 52

Christmas is over and the new year 2019 is just around the corner. This also means, among other things, that it is time for the last Sir Apfelot newsreel in 2018. And in this I present you [...]
30 November 2018

USB fairy lights - Christmas feeling around the computer

A chain of lights with warm white LEDs is now the right thing for Advent to set up for Christmas and the contemplative time around it. If you have to work a lot and therefore hardly get to enjoy a homely atmosphere at home, [...]