Sir Apfelot Blog

24 October 2018
Mail Archiver X in the test

Mail Archiver X: Backups of IMAP mailboxes with or without an e-mail program

Mail Archiver X software is backup software for email accounts. The macOS app is developed by Beatrix Willius (Moth Software). A few weeks ago she kindly provided me with a free license so that I could use the [...]
23 May 2017

Archiving: is an SSD hard drive suitable for data backup?

A solid-state disc, i.e. an SSD hard drive, is a storage medium for computers and laptops as well as their data backup, which results from the combination of memory chips and the corresponding electronic infrastructure. An SSD hard drive has several [...]
10 May 2017

Digitize and touch up photos: iOS apps and other options

Digitize photos, touch up, bring back faded colors and once only digitally archive paper images - you can do this either by scanning them on Mac and PC, or using apps for iOS and Android. Who photos [...]
17 October 2014

Question: What software can I use to open RAR files / archives on a Mac?

Today the question to Sir Apfelot is from a reader who is still working on Mavericks and is looking for software with which he can open RAR archives under MAC OS X. Answer: There are some Mac apps [...]