Sir Apfelot Blog

23 September 2020

Orange and green dots in the iPhone status bar - what is it?

Since the update to iOS 14, an orange or green dot can appear in the upper right corner of the iPhone display. What does this point above the cellular or WiFi symbol mean? And what do the colors orange and green stand for? [...]
10 December 2019

eufyCam 2C - Wireless surveillance camera set with a long runtime

Anker has introduced a new set for monitoring your home, apartment, office and virtually any other place. The eufyCam 2C package consists of two full HD cameras that can be used inside and outside with night vision and the home base [...]
29 November 2018

DJI Osmo Pocket - pocket-sized camera with gimbal

Extremely light, with 4K resolution and 60 fps and equipped with its own gimbal for image stabilization - that's the new DJI Osmo Pocket. You can now buy the stabilized handheld camera in pocket format in the DJI Store [...]
21 August 2018

Prevent automatic switching of the lenses on the iPhone 7/8 Plus, iPhone X camera

If you like to record videos with a current iPhone model and use the zoom, then it can happen that the lens of the double camera is changed during the recording. How do you have an automatic switch [...]
9 February 2018
What you should know about Mavic Air

DJI Mavic Air: What You Should Know Before Buying!

In the last few days I have been struggling with myself as to whether I should buy the DJI Mavic Air or not. During that time I looked at so many reviews and footage that I felt [...]
29 September 2017

GoPro Hero 6 Black is out!

The new GoPro Hero 6 Black action camera is out, and it brings a lot of new specs and functions. If you have the technical data, the range of functions, the price and the sources of supply for the new action [...]
25 September 2017
Camera comparison. Comparison of the cameras of Apple iPhone 8 Plus and Apple iPhone 7 Plus. HDR, sensor, exposure, stage spot, HEIF.

Camera comparison: cameras in iPhone 7 Plus and iPhone 8 Plus

Austin Mann used to be a pioneer and self-taught in the fields of photography, Photoshop and Apple Mac - on his website he presents a comparison of photographs with the cameras of the iPhone 7 Plus and the iPhone [...]
23 December 2016
Oversight Security App Mac Objective-See Camera Microphone Monitor Access Mac Apple Over Sight

Oversight: Monitor camera and microphone for free (+ other free Mac apps)

Oversight from Objective-See is a program with which you can keep an eye on the microphone and camera access on your Mac. Unlike Micro Snitch, Oversight is completely free. In addition, the developer offers on its website [...]
23 December 2016

Protect Mac and network: Micro Snitch and Little Snitch for monitoring access

Micro Snitch and Little Snitch for the Mac: Even the Apple Mac, the iMac, the MacBook and so on, although they come from Apple, are not completely safe from outside influences. If you monitor [...]