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Angry Birds AR: Play in a new dimension

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Concentrated competence

Our authors and

Your stories

Apple and Samsung mess up - and

like Heinz Erhardt to say

used: He who has the damage, that

defies description.

aum someone shouldn't notice

have: Apple has a product, the charging mat

AirPower, announced and then forever despite

seemingly waiting time not delivered! Scandal!

Apple was still lucky because

finally it went with the mistake in Cupertion

just an accessory.

Samsung currently has completely different concerns. The

South Koreans have come to terms with their new

Smartphone with a foldable display, the

Galaxy Fold, much further from that

Leaning against the window and even already first

Test devices sent to journalists - the

then practically all of them after a short time

Giving up mind. At the time of going to press this means

it from Samsung to pre-orderers: “If

we haven't shipped your order by May 31st,

let's paint it. ”I bet a lot of money on that thing

is never delivered.

But malice is out of place! Because after all, have

both companies chose the respective product

Better not to ship than ship a bad device.

In the interests of the customer.

Sincerely, you

Sebastian Schack

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Holiday special + Smart Home with Apple + Image processing like the pros + How green is Apple really?

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From the publisher

Buying Advice: Which iPhone is Right for You?

A special issue of MacLife

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Flights and the most beautiful hotels

Travel guide: important country information,

Sightseeing and insider tips

Reminders: manage vacation photos,

individual postcards and photo books

Test: iPad Air

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image editing

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Tricks, apps and accessories: Machen

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Plus: Correct the most common mistakes

How green is

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New function

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Security: this is how it protects

Apple your data

Watch | iPhone | iPad | Apple TV | iCloud | iTunes | Music

The USB-C standard has

it Thomas Raukamp

impressed: no poking around

whether one is wrong

attached connector

more, no arsenal on

Cables, adapters and

Power supplies for laptop,

Smartphone and tablet.

Starting on page 102, he explains how USB-C is used in the

Detail works,

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Möller

Actually, was a layouter

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Allwörden

Because Caspar von Allwörden

mostly by bike

in the editorial office

drives, was his way to work

for this issue

often already part of the

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new three-part series

to smart mobility

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Full versions:

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MacX converter

useful information

from the Apple world ............ 006

Apple Carnegie Library

iPhone 2019: Production of the

A13 chips has already started

Bowers & Wilkins:

noble music system with

AirPlay 2 support

To the optimal Nike sneaker

thanks to AR

Audiolab: headphone amplifier

with integrated

Sound refinement

Tim Cook Biography: Approach

to an unapproachable one

Arlo Doorbell and Chime: If

the iPhone rings twice ...

MacBook Pro 2019: more power,

less problems?

Voice assistants: Siri and

Google Assistant on par

… and much more!

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Life is expensive

enough! With our

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and you save tricks

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Already financed

Your next one Mac!

In numbers ............................................ 017

Display technology

Apple's new TV app ......... 020

Is Apple reinventing the telly?

Cover topics

Everything for free! .................................... 022

With these tricks, apps and

Vendors can save you up to

3,000 euros!

On 14 pages: software, films

and more!

Mobility of the future ...... 042

Part 1 of our new series:

Smart bikes, innovative

E-bikes, ingenious accessories and

GPS apps for the iPhone

Products & Tests

Purchase advice:

Apple hardware .................... 038

All Mac-, iPhone, iPad and

Apple Watch models as well

the HomePod in the current

Test overview

Augmented

Experience reality:

Virtual extras

In the workbook!

More information on

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Smart mobility

On 12 pages: smart

Bicycles, innovative

E-bikes, ingenious accessories

and navigation apps - like this

the start works in the

iPhone supported

Two-wheeler summer!

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Film with

the iPhone

So you have the hang of it

out: We provide the

best lenses and

Tools before, with

which your iPhone

for breathtaking

Insert films.

102

USB-C explained

Holds piece by piece

USB-C into the Apple world too

Indent. We

explain the technical

backgrounds

and have eight devices

selected that the

Limit cable clutter.

070

Office packages

compared

Apple versus Microsoft

against Google: Which

Office suite fits perfectly

to your requirements?

We help

Experience from the

Daily editorial work.

USB accessories .................... 054

Adapters, memory sticks and

more for the carefree

MacBook usage

Crowd-funded ........... 060

Current accessories and

Tech gadgets at Kickstarter

and Co.

Eve Energy Strip ..................... 062

Smart power strip for that

HomeKit home

Logitech Slim Folio ............. 063

Keyboard for iPad Pro: better than

Apple Smart Keyboard Folio?

Fritzbox 6890 LTE ............... 064

How does AVM's monster

Router in the long-term test?

Short hardware tests ......... 066

To put it in a nutshell: current

Hardware for iPhone, iPad,

Mac and Apple Watch

Office packages

compared................................070

Apple, Microsoft, Google: Which

Office suite is the right one

for her?

New apps

for the Mac....................................074

Mac-Programs from the app

Store in the brief introduction

New apps for

iPhone and iPad ......................076

Current app recommendations

from the editorial office in the

Brief introduction

Angry Birds AR .........................078

How good is the classic game

landed in the AR world?

Augmelity ...................................... 080

Are you ready for Mac-Life-

Content as Augmented Reality?

Film with

the iPhone .................................. 082

Everything for the start: So

succeed in videos in

Blockbuster quality

Quora ................................................. . 090

The knowledge network - meaningful

Supplement to Facebook, Twitter

and Co.?

Tips & practice

Creative with iWorks .............. 094

Layout with Pages, stunning

Presentations with

Keynote, numbers skillfully in

Set scene

The Mac-Finder

individualize .................... 100

How to change the toolbar

the desktop window

USB-C explained ................................ 102

This is how the new one works

Standard connection of the Mac

and iPad Pro

Switch control

for iPhone and iPad ............. 104

Part 3 of our series about the

IPhone accessibility

Apple Watch

productive! ........................................ 106

The smartwatch as more intelligent

Helpers in everyday life

Apple tricks

Mail................................................. ........................... 110

Notes................................................. .................. 112

Calendar................................................. ............. 114

Apple Music ................................................ .... 116

life Life & style style

iTunes: from the winner

to the loser ................................. 118

This is how Apple screwed up the software

- and why it anyway

Hope gives

Features .......................................... 120

Movie, music, book and podcast tips

from the editorial office

Rubrics

Editorial ........................................... 003

In numbers ........................................... 017

Full version ................................... 068

Letters to the editor ..................................... 127

Column ............................................. 128

Imprint ...................................... 128

Preview .......................................... 130

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Lightbox

116 years after it opened

leaves Apple the time-honored

Carnegie Library in Washington

shine in new splendor.

The iPhone Multi has the

former public library

the US

Capital over several

Elaborate restoration for months

to let. Receiving since May

they are now visitors again.

Apple wants the building again

to a place of learning,

Discovering and creative

To create. bo + tr

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iPhone

007

Photo: Apple

Design concept: Moe Slah

iPhone XI: more power and lower battery consumption

thanks to the upcoming A13 chip.

iPhone 2019:

Production of the A13

Chips has started

The iPhone generation

2019 throws

already their shadows

ahead. Apple-Middle

swell

according to the production

of the coming

Models

lying A13 processor

started in April.

The one-chip system

integrates all essentials

Components and is

thus the centerpiece, so to speak

of the iPhone. The

A13 is one of the

first processors,

in the highly efficient

N7 + process arises:

The “Extreme Ultraviolet

Radiation "(EUV)

processed up to four

Layers instead of this

through several masks

to expose. The

Reduce manufacturing steps

thus,

what in total production

clear

more favorable results

achieved. It also enables

the EUV procedure

equipping with

more transistors on

smaller room, one

higher clock rate and

thus speed

as well as a lesser one

Power consumption.

In the previous top model

his ARM

Chips, the A12 Bionic,

Apple installed two

fast vortex as well

four slower Tempest kernels.

It stays

to be seen whether the A13

of the new iPhone over

going out of those six cores.

In addition, are likely to

the integrated graphics unit

as well as the for

the artificial intelligence

competent neural

Engine continue to grow.

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speaker

Noble music system with AirPlay 2 support

All formation-

Devices are

in black

available, duo

and wedge

there is also

in white.

Photo: Bowers & Wilkins

With his “Formation

Suite “extends the British one

Audio company

Bowers & Wilkins the

Choice of AirPlay 2 Compatible

Multiroom systems in the

Hi-Fi upper class. The formation

Suite consists of the pair of speakers

"Formation Duo", the

"Formation Wedge", the subwoofer

"Formation Bass" as well

the "Formation Bar" to complete

of home theater. The "formation

The audio hub is used for integration

a classic system

or a turntable into the

System.

Unlike other wireless ones

Multiroom systems use the

Formation Suite devices for

Control of their individual elements

but not about that

WLAN of the house, but rather generate

your own mesh network,

to be as comprehensive as possible

Receipt at the same

Transmission speed

to guarantee.

The multiroom synchronization

takes place thanks to this self-sufficient local

Network according to Bowers & Wilkins

within a millisecond.

Through full integration

from Apple's AirPlay 2 technology

the user receives numerous

further setting options

such as inclusion

Apple TV and the HomePod

into the multiroom system.

In the formation duo speakers

comes the Continuum technology

the "Series 800

Diamond ”by Bowers & Wilkins

as well as the tweeter-on-top technology

for use. The formation

Wedge has an elliptical shape

120 degree design. The formation

Bar features specially

arranged chassis and one

special center channel for a

wider sound with high

Speech intelligibility.

The prices for each

Loudspeaker from now on

Formation available from specialist retailers

Suite start at just under 1,000

Euro, the formation audio hub

hits with 700 euros. tr

One more thing

“When you ask creative people how they do something

they usually feel a little bit

guilty - because they did nothing, they just discovered

something."

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Augmented reality

According to Nike, the measurement of foot size and shape via AR should only be done at home

take a few seconds.

To the optimal

Nike sneakers thanks to AR

Not just Apple boss Tim

Cook holds the augmented

Reality (AR) for one of the

Key technologies of

Future. So far, however, it is missing

of really useful applications

- a situation that the

Change sporting goods manufacturer Nike

would like to. This summer

wants the US company

his Nike app by one

additional function called Fit

that do not include fitness training,

but the determination

the optimal fit

wants to serve his sports shoes.

That's what comes on the iPhone

the one provided by Apple

ARKit-2 environment for use.

Using the smartphone

can be used to measure the feet

and the right one from it

Determine shoe size and shape.

Especially for the ambitious

Athletes are likely to have this option

interesting in terms of customization

be generated mismatched

Shoe material often problems,

especially on long haul.

But also the selection of everyday sneakers

should be at home

facilitate feasible measurement

- and thereby online trading

continue to serve as well as the

Frequency of returns

decrease due to wrong sizes.

In the Nike stores

put employees on the other hand

the iPod touch.

The technology behind the

new Nike Fit feature

from the Israeli company

Invertex, the sporting goods giant

bought in April 2018.

Specialized in development

of orthotics, one developed

here ways to using

similar to a smartphone camera

extensive information

read in like with a 3D laser scanner.

This includes besides

the length and breadth of limbs

also their shape and that

Volume. By comparing with

the exact dimensions of all

Nike models determine that

App so the optimal shoe and

his size.

The Nike Fit function is supposed to

ready for July. tr

Buying mood

Bought in 2018

Nike too

the data analytics company

Zodiac to

his online

Direct customer business

to expand.

Audiolab M-DAC

Nano: headphone amplifier

With

Sound refinement

The waiver of the headphone output

in the current

iPhone models weigh in

many music fans like

before difficult. The Audiolab M-DAC

Nano ports the beloved one

wired overoder

In-ear into the digital age

and improves in contrast

to simple adapters the audio quality

still. The built-in digital-to-analog converter

calculate that

via Bluetooth 4.2 from the iPhone

transmitted audio signal from 16

Bit at 44 kilohertz to 32 bit

384 kilohertz high and will like that

ensure true hi-fi quality.

Half the size of the box

a matchbox supported

when playing Apple's AAC

Codec and served on his

3.5 millimeter headphone output

with an impedance between

8 and 300 ohms. The wireless one

According to the manufacturer, a rechargeable battery is sufficient

for just under eight hours

Enjoyment of music.

The price for the M-DAC Nano

the British have at just under 200

Euros. tr

The power of the headphone amplifier can be adjusted directly

control on the device with the setting wheel.

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Your experts

on the microphone

(from the left):

Stefan Molz,

Caspar von Allwörden,

Sebastian

Schack,

Sven T. Möller

and Thomas

Raukamp

The loop square ()

was founded in the early 1950s

Years initially in Finland as

Traffic signs introduced,

to look at historical sites

or on sights

to point out. since

In 1984 Apple used the symbol

to identify the

Command key.

Steve Jobs wanted the Apple

Logo not at this point,

since he has a devaluation by

inflationary use

feared. The designer

Susan Kare then discovered

the Swedish character

for sightseeing

in an international

Symbol lexicon.

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biography

Like Tim Cook

Became CEO

and Apple

changed

Leander Kahney accompanies

Apple for many years as a

Author and already has several

Books about the company

("The Cult of Mac“)

as well as individuals (“Inside

Steve’s Brain "and" Jony Ive: The

Genius behind Apple's greatest

products "). No wonder

so that he is the first to be

a really extensive one

Work on Tim Cook dares.

Tim Cook stands as CEO of

Apple has been around nine now

Years at the head of one of the

most valuable company of the

World. At times even the most valuable

Company in the world.

"Tim Cook: The Genius Who Took

Apple to the next level "delivers

most of the new information in

first third. Describes there

Kahney Tim Cook's teenage years

and the time before becoming CEO of

Apple became. This part is busy

especially with it,

what makes Tim Cook tick. What motivates

him? What is important to him? And how

has he helped Apple

viewed particularly economically

back on track

to bring and so before his-

According to books

about Steve

Jobs and Jony

I've been this

Kahney's third

Work over

an Apple personality.

The course for this during his CEO days

put that Apple today so

is successful?

The second part begins roughly

with the death of Steve Jobs in 2011

and Cook's rise to the Apple

Boss. Kahney aptly analyzes

how the different choices

and measures

by Tim Cook on products and

Apple's culture.

Unfortunately, Kahney can too

not much more than these analyzes

deliver. Yes, the second part of the

Buchs is also one

nice collection of anecdotes

and stories about Tim Cook.

Whoever accompanies Apple closer

but hardly learns anything

New. What Kahney is missing is a

own conversation with Tim Cook.

Apple fans can do the new

Leander Kahney's work, of course

still not missing on the shelf.

After all, it's the first

Book, which is in this detail

dealt with Tim Cook

and tries whose life and

Effect to sort, retell

and analyze.

position

Learn from Tim Cook

means learning to win.

Even if all

too often the opposite

is accused

Tim Cook is one

driving force in

new apple.

What Leander Kahney in his

Book really well

and aptly elaborates,

are Tim Cook's six

“Core values”, i.e. the values ​​that

guide him. Kahney encompasses this as

Accessibility, education, environment,

Inclusion, privacy and