Sir Apfelot Blog

16 June 2022

What is Center Stage / Follow Mode on iPad and Mac?

Compatible iPad models and Mac computers that can be used with the Apple Studio Display have the Center Stage camera function. This combines an ultra wide-angle camera, machine learning and apps like FaceTime in […]
11 January 2022

FaceTime on TV is possible on Xbox (but not on Apple TV)

Anyone who connects a webcam to their Xbox (Series X / S) and opens a FaceTime link received by email via the Edge browser can participate in the corresponding call via the television. There is no stream of the video call [...]
18 June 2021

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 24, 2021

Summer is coming relentlessly to the local climes, which is why it is worthwhile to take a look at laptop coolers and fans. Another look should also be the Apple and Tech News, which [...]
19 April 2021

Instructions: (De) activate Mac ringing for iPhone calls

If the iPhone and Mac are logged in to the same WLAN, then calls can not only cause a ringing on the computer. They can also be accepted and, for example, guided via a headset. The built-in microphones on the MacBook [...]
8 February 2019

Sir Apfelot newsreel, week 6 2019

In this week's Sir Apfelot Wochenschau you will find the Apple and tech news that caught my eye in calendar week 6 of 2019. Among others, Twitter, Skype, Apple in 1984 and [...]
1 February 2019

Sir Apfelot newsreel, week 5 2019

January came to an end and brought some interesting Apple and tech news with it in the last few days. That is why there is enough material for the Sir Apfelot newsreel on Friday. In the […]
17 August 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 33

Summer is still well underway, but the upcoming Apple September 2018 event already heralds autumn. Let's zoom in from the season over the months and weeks to today's [...]