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28 July 2021

5 apps for drawing and painting on the iPad (part 2)

As promised yesterday, today you get the second part of the list with apps for drawing and painting on the iPad and iPad Pro from Apple. Yesterday I sent you Notes, Procreate, Linea Sketch, Paper, [...]
27 July 2021

5 + 1 apps for drawing and painting on the iPad (part 1)

The Apple iPad, and especially the models with Apple Pencil support, are very suitable for drawing and painting. Whether iPad or iPad Pro: for creating lines, colored areas, comics, paintings, portraits, designs and sketches, [...]
9 July 2021

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 27, 2021

What a week! First the Nintendo Switch OLED model is announced and now there is also a Sir Apfelot newsreel. It's nice that you come back and want to see what Apple and tech news I got [...]
13 May 2021

Does the Apple Pencil only work on the iPad or also on other devices?

The Apple Pencil is a good stylus for graphic and note-taking tasks on the iPad and iPad Pro. But can you use the Apple Pencil on an Android tablet or Windows PC with a touchscreen? Is the stylus off [...]
24 July 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 30, 2020

In five months it will be Christmas, but first there will be the weekend - and with today's Friday the latest edition of the Sir Apfelot newsreel. Again I present you Apple and tech news, which I received about [...]
8 December 2018
With Frax HD you can admire fractals in retina resolution - also animated. A great toy for cozy Christmas days on the sofa.

Frax HD: Mandelbrot Crowd, Apple Men, Julia and other fractals on the iPad

Today there's another story about the legendary "past"! It was probably like that in the 90s of the last millennium when I had contact with "Mr. Mandelbrot" for the first time on my C64. At that time [...]
1 November 2018

Apple Pencil - the 2nd generation from 2018

On October 30, 2018, Apple not only presented the new MacBook Air, the new Mac Mini and the new models of the iPad Pro 2018 at a special event in New York, but also the [...]
12 October 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 41

It's Friday again, and so it's time for the Sir Apfelot newsreel. Today, as part of the article series, I would like to introduce you to those Apple and tech news from calendar week 41 in 2018 that particularly caught my eye [...]
28 March 2018

Apple iPad 9.7 ″ 2018: model with pencil support presented

At a presentation in Chicago, Apple presented, among other things, a new iPad with a 9,7-inch display. The model is aimed both at regular consumers and specifically at educational institutions, teachers and trainers [...]
18 July 2017

Amaziograph app for Apple iPad: make your own sketches, designs, mandalas and patterns

With the Amaziograph app for the Apple iPad you can conjure up wonderful patterns on the display with your finger or the Apple Pencil in very simple steps and output them as an image file. In addition to lavish-looking and perfect [...]