Sir Apfelot Blog

27 July 2022

MacPaw SpyBuster now also for Apple iPhone

We've had MacPaw's SpyBuster as a topic here on the blog several times. After releasing the free app for macOS in March, SpyBuster came out as a browser extension for Google Chrome in June. There are now […]
30 June 2022

CleanMyMac X's menu app now available as a free update

Starting today, CleanMyMac X's Menu App, which has been in beta testing since May, is available as a free update for all MacPaw users. After numerous hints and tips […]
17 June 2022

MacPaw's SpyBuster now available as a Chrome extension

At the end of March, MacPaw introduced the free SpyBuster app, whose functions were later integrated into CleanMyMac X. The app shows users which apps come from Russia or Belarus and, if applicable, their […]
17 May 2022

CleanMyMac X Menu App (Beta) - Insight into the "health" of Mac components

MacPaw's CleanMyMac X is a full-featured app for the Apple Mac. With the software you can update and uninstall apps, remove junk data, clean up system leftovers and mail attachments, protect data and remove malware and many […]
1 April 2022

MacPaw integrates "SpyBuster" feature into CleanMyMac

Recently I introduced you to the SpyBuster app for macOS. This shows which programs on the Mac come from Russia or Belarus and / or use servers in these countries. In just two days […]
22 March 2022

SpyBuster: App detects traffic to Russia and Belarus

MacPaw, the software studio behind CleanMyMac and Setapp, has released a new app. With the SpyBuster Mac App you can see from macOS 10.15 which apps, services and websites with servers in Russia and / or […]
11 March 2022

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 10, 2022

We've wrapped up the first Apple special event of the year, and this Friday it's time to wrap up the related news and other Apple and tech news. That's what the Sir Apfelot newsreel is for. Today […]
25 February 2022

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 8, 2022

The last Sir Apfelot newsreel of February is on today. Before we all start the weekend, I will show you the Apple and tech news that I particularly liked in calendar week 8 of the year 2022.
26 May 2021

Mac Apps Report 2021: Software and what users want from it

The developer company MacPaw, from which among other things the software subscription offer SetApp originates, carried out a survey to find out what Mac users think about apps in general. How many do you have installed and how many do you use them every day? [...]
30 April 2020

CleanMyMac X Now On The App Store - Buy Or Not?

Twelve years after the first CleanMyMac version and 17 years after the introduction of the Apple iTunes Store, both can be found together in the current version. The CleanMyMac X software is used to clean up Macs and has been part of the [...]