Sir Apfelot Blog

29. October 2021

Age of Empires IV - Playable Starting Today!

Today, not only is Mario Party Superstars released for the Nintendo Switch, but Age of Empires IV is also released for the PC. The popular real-time strategy series, the first part of which came on the market in 1997, has a whole genre [...]
23. October 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 43, 2020

The weather shows us that autumn has come. But even if it is gray, cold and wet outside, you can rely on the flame of knowledge that is passed on at this point. Of course there are [...]
17. March 2020

Xbox Series X - Microsoft reveals technical specifications of the console

The Xbox Series X is the upcoming video game console from Microsoft. The manufacturer has now published the technical data of the device. In this post you will find the specs of the 2020 Xbox listed, so that you [...]
27. November 2019
Error opening Word files

[Solved] Windows 10: Error when opening the file in Word or when saving to the desktop

Even if, as a Mac user, I try to stay away from Windows computers, I do not always succeed. Some of my customers have - contrary to my recommendation - Windows PCs and so here and there I have to [...]
April 26, 2019

Sir Apfelot newsreel, week 17 2019

Easter is over and slowly but surely a feeling of summer is taking hold with the warm temperatures. If you still look at your iPhone, iPad or Mac display to get your weekly dose here [...]
28 December 2018

Skype Download for Mac (+ Windows + Linux)

Along with FaceTime, Duo and other video telephony solutions, Skype is one of the most popular apps of this type. Microsoft's communication software is also used in the professional sector, for job interviews, for support matters and many other things. Compared to the proprietary [...]
30. November 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 48

Welcome to the Advent season of 2018 :) This weekend is the first Advent and with it a little Sir Apfelot raffle starts. But more on that in the corresponding paragraph. Now first of all the weekly note: It is [...]
8th of June 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 23

The weekend will be in a few hours and that's why it's time for the Sir Apfelot newsreel again. This time I'll show you the Apple and tech news that I received in calendar week 23 of 2018 [...]
23. August 2017

Gamescom News: Age of Empires IV officially announced

At Gamescom 2017, Microsoft presented the fourth part of the AoE game series for the 20th anniversary of the game, officially confirming rumors about an Age of Empires IV. In addition to the new title of the Age of Empires [...]
27 December 2015
Nicrosoft Office Excel Tips

EXCEL tip: Mark cells with links and e-mails without calling up hyperlinks

I don't know about you, but I keep struggling with Excel spreadsheets that contain email addresses or links to URLs. Whenever you just want to mark it, you go to the website or [...]