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20. March 2021

tp-link UB400 in the test: Bluetooth stick for the Windows PC - Pick of the week in week 12

I bought the tp-link Bluetooth adapter with the model name UB400 in November 2020 to equip my gaming PC with Windows 10 with Bluetooth 4.0. So far I have had several opportunities to use the “nano” size adapter. [...]
19. March 2021

Instructions: Use the iMac as a Windows PC monitor

If you want to use an Apple iMac as a PC monitor, you can find step-by-step instructions here. Because some iMac models you can use the so-called target display mode as a "target display", i.e. as a target display for an external [...]
4. December 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 49, 2020

Christmas and the end of the year are drawing closer, as is the weekend. And we are introducing this again at this point with the Sir Apfelot newsreel. This time I'll show you what Apple and tech news I [...]
23. November 2020
My experience with the Mac tool CrossOver

CrossOver Mac: Windows programs on my Apple Silicon Mac

After I recently migrated all of my work gear from a 2017 MacBook Pro with an Intel chip to the new 13-inch Apple Silicon MacBook Pro, there was only one thing left that didn't work: My [...]
6. November 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 45, 2020

The last weeks of the year are beginning and it's slowly getting colder outside. But you can still rely on the fact that there will be another Sir Apfelot newsreel on Friday. This time show [...]
3. November 2020

Use Bitdefender for free: it works on these systems!

Antivirus and other security software for the Apple Mac is always a hot topic. If you use normal pages on the iPhone under macOS and also under iOS, nothing should happen. More susceptible, because more open, are the [...]
26. October 2020

Parallels Deal: Parallels Desktop 16 with a 10% discount until October 31.10.2020, XNUMX

With Parallels Desktop you can use Windows in a program window under macOS on the Mac. Parallels Desktop 16 is compatible with macOS 11.0 Big Sur and enables the direct exchange of files and folders between the […]
April 21, 2020
Encrypt files with Encrypto

Encrypto: Program for encrypting files under macOS and Windows

I have grown fond of the MacPaw software booth thanks to CleanMyMac and the SetApp software subscription, and today I came across a great tool from them that is also offered free of charge: [...]
April 2, 2020
License fox 7% discount Windows and Office

Extended: Now 7% discount on Office and Windows - License Fox offer (short message)

Many office workers are currently working from home due to the Corona crisis. License Fox is therefore making a discount code available for Microsoft Office and Windows until April 10, 2020. You get the 7% discount if you go to the [...]
27. March 2020

Sir Apfelot newsreel week 13, 2020

Even if it looks as empty and quiet in many places on the streets and in the alleys as on a rainy Sunday: today is Friday. And that means there is a new Sir Apfelot newsreel. Naturally […]