Sir Apfelot Blog

18. October 2019
macOS Catalina - The standard work on Apple's operating system - one of the new premium video books from amac-buch Verlag (Photos: Sir Apfelot).

Book tip: macOS Catalina manual - texts, screenshots and videos in combination

Today I received the first macOS Catalina manual (a list of Catalina books here). The macOS standard work by Anton Ochsenkühn has now been updated for the new operating system and comes with a special surprise [...]
25th of June 2019
Keyboard shortcuts for the Mac by Jonas Kraft

Book tip: Keyboard shortcuts for the Mac by Jonas Kraft

Somehow I have the feeling that the use of keyboard shortcuts is more common among Mac users than Windows users. The concept of working efficiently with keyboard shortcuts is not just reserved for the Mac. But no matter [...]
15. November 2017
The "big Mac book" is really suitable for beginners and also explains basics such as the use of gestures on the trackpad or on the Magic Mouse (photos by Sir Apfelot with the kind permission of the publisher).

Read for you: The big Mac book for beginners and those switching

A few weeks ago the Vierfarben-Verlag sent me two copies of the book "The great Mac book for beginners and those who want to change". The target group of this work are - as the title makes clear - complete newbies [...]
30. January 2015
The Mac Book for Seniors

Review: The Mac Book for Seniors - Skilfully Using Apple Computers

A few days ago I received the work "The Mac Book for Seniors". Now you are probably wondering why I first read senior citizens' books when I was a little over 40 and, secondly, also beginner's books when I already [...]