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2019-10-14: Visiting Darmstadt for the Autodesk Forge DevCon and Autodesk University Germany!

2019-10-11: I just setup my iMac at work from scratch on Catalina. What could possibly go wrong?

2019-10-11: “Building blocks for Augmented Reality - Newsportal - Ruhr-University Bochum” It is nice …

2019-10-01: I just answered my first “support” E-Mail for one of my blog posts. That feels… …

2019-10-01: “How the spread of child abuse imagery online is changing the debate over encryption - The …

2019-09-30: I am keen to try Apple Arcade but I don’t have any controllers for my TV. I am definitely not …

2019-09-30: I think it is time to switch task managers.

2019-09-29: Although the weather isn’t great, interrupting the lazy Sunday for a short run felt great.

2019-09-21: What is worse: the fact that iOS 13 begs you to please by Apple Care+ on the main settings page or …

2019-09-21: You screwed up if German public media advises to wait and not update to iOS 13.

2019-09-17: I am glad I usually don’t visit Disneyland after dark. Otherwise this would almost make me …

2019-09-10: I don’t need a new watch, I don’t need a new watch, I don’t need…

2019-08-02: In response to concerns raised by a Guardian story last week over how recordings of Siri queries are …

2019-07-09: “Intention to fine British Airways £183.39m under GDPR for data breach | ICO” …

2019-06-10: Waffles and ice cream.

2019-06-09: A lot of work, but worth it!

2019-06-09: Short break on our bicycle tour - Baristoteles, Bochum

2019-06-05: WWDC wrap up I finally had some time to catch up with all the WWDC news, watched the Platform State of the Union …

2019-06-05: Looking through the new and updated Frameworks only confirms that this is a massive year. Not only …

2019-06-04: Time to catch up with the State of the Union!

2019-06-03: Shortcuts can run automatically when you arrive at a location, toggle settings like AirPlane mode, …

2019-06-03: You can scan a document directly from Files.app, it prompts you for a location to safr, and you can …

2019-06-03: Apple has full tutorials online for SwiftUI if you don’t want to wait for any sessions.

2019-06-03: Shared AR Experiences RealityKit simplifies building shared AR experiences by taking on the hard …

2019-06-03: Wuhu!

2019-06-03: Beta season, here we come!

2019-06-03: Forget Marzipan, SwiftUI is the story of this conference.

2019-06-03: I can’t wait to get my hands on ARKit 3 and RealityKit!

2019-06-03: I can’t even imagine what one would use that Mac Pro for.

2019-06-03: Those gestures still need some work 😄

2019-06-03: One hour into the Keynote and I never was this excited.

2019-06-03: SMB file sharing in Files.app!!!

2019-06-03: What the iPad needs for PC users to consider to switch to iPad: Beige color, defragment tools, …

2019-06-03: HomePod multi user support for Music, Calender, Reminders, but no Shortcuts…

2019-06-03: I really like Apple’s stance on Privacy with HomeKit and especially SSO.

2019-06-03: Also, they are rushing through the software updates.

2019-06-03: New “native UI” framework coming to the Watch later this year! That’s huge!

2019-06-03: Multi-User support for tvOS is a welcome addition. Now just add it to the HomePod, too.

2019-06-03: Tim is… presenting software updates? Wasn’t worth bringing someone from the tvOS team …

2019-06-03: At least he didn’t welcomed us to Dub Dub.

2019-06-03: Let’s if @manton can curate the WWDC discover feed for the next 2.5 hours :D

2019-06-03: Apple is renaming iOS on the iPad to: iPadOS 🤯 Steve Moser on Twitter Well, time to get hyped for …

2019-06-03: One side of the jacket is a classic black with small WWDC branding on the chest. The other side is …

2019-06-02: WWDC is nearly here. My hopes: Marzipan allowing for usable Mac apps that also push the iPad …

2019-06-01: South Central Cruise US-car meetup Essen Southern Quarter, Germany

2019-05-30: Dinner.

2019-05-27:

2019-05-27: Building a custom Animoji with ARKit and Blender This post takes a look at ARKit Face Tracking on iPhone X, XS, XR and iPad Pro 2018. It is based on …

2019-05-27: My custom theme now supports different layouts for blog posts as well as micro posts and displays …

2019-05-26: Blueberry Cheesecake

2019-05-26: ✔️ 🇪🇺🗳🇪🇺

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2019-05-23: Bremen, Germany.

2019-05-22: Building a custom homepage for micro.blog I spent the last days building a custom theme for my blog. You can find the source on GitHub. It is …

2019-05-21: Apple updated MacBook Pro with faster 8th- and 9th-generation Intel Core processors, bringing eight …

2019-05-21: “The [US] government has […] concerns about […] technology […] that takes […] data into the …

2019-05-19: Great that micro.blog and @manton get some well-deserved attention from the New Yorker article. …

2019-05-17: Sucessfully moved to a self-hosted Tiny Tiny RSS instance on my Synology!

2019-05-14: Is Netflix integrated into the new Apple TV app? I just got a recommendation for Star Trek: …

2019-05-14: All in all I feel that the latest GoT episode was one of the better ones this season. Sure, most …

2019-05-04: Spinach, feta and lemon juice. Strawberries, goat cheese, arugula and balsamic vinegar. Apple, …

2019-05-03: Enjoying the day.

2019-05-02: What is your favorite photo editor on the iPhone?

2019-04-19: A beautiful day!

2019-04-19: ☀️🌷

2019-04-15: The videos from Paris and Notre Dame are just heartbreaking.

2019-04-07: 🍦🍨

2019-04-03: Both Conservative and Labour members of Parliament keep voting down one plan after another, looking …

2019-03-31: There is nothing worse than paying for a service and then seeing ads.

2019-03-27: If you’re working on a groundbreaking, unreleased game and would like it to be considered for Apple …

2019-03-27: I just switched to light mode on my Mac by accident. I think my eyes are bleeding.

2019-03-26: Mozilla on the new copyright regulation: With a chance to bring copyright rules into the 21st …

2019-03-26: TechCrunch, citing Julia Rede’s speech in the European Parliament “The most tragic thing …

2019-03-26: The EU had the chance to create a modern copyright legislation for the web. Instead, they chose to …

2019-03-25: I am absolutly unenthusiastic for todays Apple event. There won’t be new hardware and the last …

2019-03-24: I’m not super happy with my final Playground but it’s worth a try. Best of luck to …

2019-03-24: Spring is coming!

2019-03-21: Today the German Wikipedia is unavailable to protest against the EU copyright reform.

2019-03-18: My WWDC scholarship submission is starting to flesh out. I don’t think I will win again and I …

2019-03-18: The iPad lineup now is nearly as confusing as the MacBook one.

2019-03-16: Showerthought: Would customers benefit if Apple were forced to build there services on top of …

2019-03-08: I can’t wait to try them out! – 9to5mac: Apple AR headset reportedly starting production later …

2019-03-06: Time to revive this blog!

2019-02-01: My girlfriend made some amazing dinner tonight 😍😋

2019-01-14: I really like the Game of Thrones teaser. Can’t wait for April 14. 🍿 📺

2018-12-31: It’s been a great year 2018. I took the holidays off to relax a little but I have set myself …

2018-11-06: Is Apple making the right map? Finally had time to read Justin O’Beirne excellent post about …

2018-11-04: Essen Light Festival

2018-10-30: As much as I like the new iPad Pro hardware it would be over 1200€ to replace my iPad Pro 9.7. Maybe …

2018-10-28: Finally updated my Mac to Mojave. Not sure how I like it. The Marzipan apps are just bad, it took me …

2018-09-17: This Micro Monday I’d like to recommend @sattelknecht, where Max and Philipp will document …

2018-09-14: Nearly done with automating my packing list with Shortcuts and OmniFocus. Thanks @rosemaryorchard …

2018-09-12: iPhone Xs comes with aLightning to USB-A cabel and a 5W charger

2018-09-12: I am not surprised we haven’t seen iPads or Macs, but they didn’t even mentioned …

2018-09-12: HomePod updates. Yeah!

2018-09-12: iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, iPhone Xr, Liquid Retina… those names…

2018-09-12: No 3D touch on iPhone XR…

2018-09-12: I think I need a new Apple Watch

2018-09-12: No Macs, no iPad today…

2018-09-12: Following Twitter, Micro.blog and the Mac Power Users Event Streaming Thread is going to be fun! I …

2018-09-12: iMazing 2.6.4 has been released Aug 16, 2018 but is still not available on Setapp where you pay a …

2018-09-04: 🍔

2018-08-31: The HomePod gained (limited) Siri Shortcuts support! Unfortunately it seems like all shortcuts run …

2018-08-26: How to: Auto-connect to a VPN with a configuration profile - jl-siewert.de.

2018-08-26: Auto-connect to a VPN with a configuration profile This small post describes how to create an On-Demand VPN profile for iOS (and macOS, too). Why you …

2018-08-24: Enjoying good German beer 🍺

2018-08-18: Enjoying the Weekend Grugapark. Kucabi.

2018-08-12: Back from a small weekend trip. Ulmener Maar, Germany. Ulmener Maar.

2018-07-12: Is it worrying or comforting that the 2018 MacBook Pro is not included in the keyboard service …

2018-07-06: This is going to be a great weekend!

2018-07-05: There it is! #SiriShortcuts

2018-06-25: WWDC recap This years WWDC is over and I am already back in Germany. I had an intense week with a lot of great …

2018-06-19: In less then 24 hours 10 members of the European Parliament decide on the fate of the free internet. …

2018-06-18: The HomePod launched in Germany today. But it isn’t even shown on the German Apple homepage – …

2018-06-17: Preparing for the ⚽️ game. 🇩🇪

2018-06-16: Krakow The first day My first time in Kraków. It is a beautiful city! Sunday Morning A great start into …

2018-06-16: I was just watching the Siri Shortcuts session from WWDC and it feels like Apple is just gonna kill …

2018-06-13: Siro shortcuts are probably the most interesting addition in iOS 12. Can’t wait to try them …

2018-06-09: It was an intense week at #WWDC this year. I met so many great people and learned a lot. But I will …

2018-06-07: Really looking forward to Panic! at the Disco at the #WWDC #bash tomorrow.

2018-06-06: What better way to start off the day then standing in line. I don’t know why but I need one of …

2018-06-06: Finally have some time to recap. Thanks again to @ctm, @dougbeal, @joakimkemeny, @apulianas …

2018-06-06: Had a great day. At the WWDC conference, the Music on the plaza event as well as the micro.blog …

2018-06-05: The iOS 12 betas are incredible smooth both on my iPhone 8 and on my 9.7 iPad Pro. I was not bold …

2018-06-05: After the State of the Union I am really looking forward to ARKit 2. Installing the Xcode Beta right …

2018-06-04: We visited Steve Jobs Theater yesterday and have perfect seats for the keynote now. WWDC is great so …

2018-05-29: Apple announced special Apple Watch Acitivity Challenges for WWDC attendees. Individuals who earn …

2018-05-29: WWDC schedule is up. Only 1 ARKit session announced so far, I really hope they will talk about some …

2018-05-29: Baking some muffins with my girlfriend.

2018-05-24: Thanks to GDPR, WhatsApp now shares personal data with Facebook, ignoring German court rulings. Has …

2018-05-23: Federico Viticci over at macstories.net wrote a great story about his path to a healthier lifestyle. …

2018-05-23: Second Life Federico Viticci over at macstories.net wrote a great story about his path to a healthier lifestyle. …

2018-05-23: I am currently not very productive at home. So it is time to try something new!

2018-05-22: Less then 2 weeks until WWDC. Can you tell I am excited? So excited I actually wrote my very first …

2018-05-22: WWDC 2018 expectations WWDC 2018 starts at June 4th and is less then 2 weeks away. It is the very first (and probably only) …

2018-05-21: The new podcadt player in Castro 3 looks great. I am using Castro primarly because of the Inbox …

2018-05-21: Just two weeks until WWDC… I am still not sure what to expact from the actual conference, but I am …

2018-05-06: On our Sunday bicycle tour…

2018-05-03: I have way to much fun building and customizing a website.

2018-05-01: Still can’t believe I am going to WWDC…

2018-05-01: TIL the Setapp subscription includes not only acess to Ullysses on the Mac but on iOS as well. This …

2018-04-28: The hardest step when setting up a personal blog is deciding what you want to write about…

2018-04-27: A quick hello to the world of micro.blog!