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April 27, 2021

iOS 14.5 - How to find the app tracking setting

With iOS 14.5, Apple introduced a feature for more data protection and privacy on the iPhone. App providers such as Facebook, Google and others now have to actively ask whether they can track you beyond the app. [...]
April 2, 2021

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 13, 2021

The first quarter of 2021 is over and we already have April 1st behind us - lucky ... Time that there was another good old Sir Apfelot newsreel. This time I show [...]
19. March 2021

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 11, 2021

This Friday there are again interesting news, reports and rumors that I present to you in the Sir Apfelot newsreel. This time you will get the Apple and Tech news presented to me in calendar week 11 of the [...]
28. October 2020
Set up EZOIC in Borlabs Cookie

Instructions: Set up EZOIC in Borlabs Cookie

I am currently taking the first steps on my blog with the EZOIC service, which can be used to monetize your website. Before you can really start, you have to get the right data in [...]
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? [...]
3. September 2020
How to embed a video from your own hosting in Wordpress

Instructions: Embed self-hosted .mp4 video in WordPress

Many of you using WordPress will simply embed videos in your posts using the URL from YouTube. WordPress then recognizes that it is a film that is on YouTube and automatically builds [...]
28. January 2020
Embed YouTube videos in Wordpress without cookies

Integrate YouTube into WordPress without cookies in accordance with GDPR

Although I produce very little for YouTube myself, I find other people's videos very helpful. Even with Mac or iPhone problems, a video is sometimes more descriptive than writing a lot of words. This shows […]
19 JULY 2019

FaceApp - or: Who reads the fine print?

It is currently the “top app” with the most global downloads in both the Apple App Store for iOS and the Google Play Store for Android: FaceApp - AI Face Editor. Regardless of whether they are influencers who have [...]
14. May 2019

Have Google location data and web history automatically deleted on a regular basis

In addition to manual removal, immediate storage and complete objection to the data collection by Google, users will soon also be able to set periods for automatic deletion. Those who automatically delete their Google location data and web history on a regular basis [...]
April 25, 2019

Roblox: Parents should help with profiling

The child-friendly game platform “Roblox” has been officially available in German since this month - with translated top games and appropriate support. That's why I recently introduced you to Roblox for the iPad. With a selection of a total of [...]