Achim Sondermann

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How to fix stuck MacBook and MacBook Pro keybaord

It can be a frustrating experience to have the butterfly keyboard become unresponsive due to dust and other seemingly tiny debris. While it’s great that Apple introduced a service program to fix affected keyboards for free, would you like to try to fix your stuck keys at home? Follow along …

MacBook Pro

So tragen Sie Ihr Essen stilvoll durch die Gegend

Darin werden tagtäglich Tofu-Avocado-Sandwiches, Goji-Beeren oder einfach das ranke und schlanke Rüebli herumgetragen: in den Lunch-Boxen. Es …

Schweiz

5 Lessons Most People Learn Way Too Late in Life

It's best to learn these lessons while you're still young.<p><i>"What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life?" originally appeared on Quora--the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by Alyssa Satara, co-founder</b> …

Happiness

Coffee Scientists Find an Optimal Number of Cups for a Healthy Heart

"We've disproved what doctors have told your grandma."<p>Despite the fact that having too many morning cold brews makes you feel like your heart will …

Caffeine

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

To Boost Your Productivity 1,000 Percent, Practice This One Habit Daily for One Year

Getting up an hour earlier and making good use of the time is the surest way to make every day far more productive.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If each day, for an entire year, you woke up an hour earlier than needed and invested that time in yourself, my …

10 moments from Trump's summit so bad that your soul will turn to dust

During a meeting with one of the most violent and dangerous dictatorial powers in the world, President Trump cracked a fat joke.<p>And that was just the …

The crazy simple (but effective) 15-minute workout you can do anywhere

At first glance, you’d expect to hear that Zuzka Light earned her taut body and sculpted abs from hours upon hours at the gym. But the social …

My Life Changed When I Bought These Travel Accessories on Amazon

If you took a look at my Amazon account, you'd see that among the past orders of Kind Bars and shampoo, there are a plethora of travel accessories. …

Starting a Business for This 1 Reason Will Lead to Success

Startup ideas are everywhere. You just need to find the right one.<p><i>Editor's Note: The following is adapted from</i> Start a Successful Business: Expert Advice to Take Your Startup From Idea to Empire<i>, published this month by Inc. Media and Amacom, a division of the American Management Association.</i><p>Sure, …

Entrepreneurship

10 Essential Social Media Tips For Music Producers!

The truth is, you cannot ignore the fact that you must use social media to emerge as an artist anymore.<p>Before, you were able to put out a track, and …

5 Most Important Tools That Every Developer Should Be Equipped With

Whether you are a web developer, a desktop developer or a mobile developer, you will need to have your tools ready to build anything. While there are …

A quicker way to toggle hidden files on macOS, no Terminal required

Sometimes you need to edit a system file, or look at a file created by one of your programs. Many of these files are hidden by default, so you’ll …

The top 10 YouTube videos of the year

Let’s remember to forget<p>YouTube has just revealed its most popular videos for 2017. The lists are broken down into Top Trending and Top Music, and were compiled based on views, likes, comments, shares, and more, according to YouTube.<p>The top 10 videos in the trending category were viewed more than …

Music

PSA: Today’s macOS security update breaks file sharing for some users, here’s how to fix [U]

<i>Update 11/30: Apple has issued a new version of the update with the same version number that appears to fix the File Sharing authentication issue caused by the initial fix.</i><p>Following the discovery of a major security vulnerability yesterday, Apple this morning quickly released an update for macOS to …

The ultimate, 3500-word, plain English guide to blockchain

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of Bitcoin and blockchain. After all, they are one of the most trending topics these days  —  the ultimate buzzwords of the year. Even people who’ve never mined cryptocurrency or understand how it works, are talking about it.<p>My …

Watch: How to Turn Your Footage into Particles That React to Music in After Effects

Learn how to make your images come to live through music.<p>We've all seen that effect in music videos in which a subject seems to glitch slightly to …

Video pros share 8 essential Adobe Premiere Pro Tips for beginners

From rising YouTube stars to big Hollywood blockbusters, Adobe Premiere Pro has long been an industry standard when it comes to video editing. But …

Tutorials

Having trouble connecting your DJI Spark to iPhone? Here’s how to fix it

DJI’s latest drone, the Spark, got some serious attention when it was announced last month, for good reason too. The adorably tiny drone is advertised as something for beginners that doesn’t require much in terms of setup. Currently, though, there are some issues with the Spark’s WiFi connection. …

Configuring the Touch Bar for System Lockdown

The new Touch Bar is often marketed as a gimmick, but one powerful capability it has is to function as a lockdown mechanism for your machine in the …

Operating Systems

18 Xmas gifts that every music producer will want!

Struggling for a gift for a music producer? Or maybe like us at dBs Music you're a fully fledged music obsessive looking for some fun geeky merch...

Alles über das TTIP-Abkommen - endlich verständlich

Alle sprechen von TTIP - aber was ist das genau? Welche Vorteile soll die größte Freihandelszone der Welt bringen? Ist die Wut der Kritiker …

The Best Wi-Fi Router (for Most People)

After spending over 140 hours testing 24 routers, we think the Netgear R7000P Nighthawk is still the best wireless router for most people. It’s …

Wi-Fi

Michael Jackson, Prince & James Brown

Steve Albini on the surprisingly sturdy state of the music industry – in full

The music producer, Shellac frontman and author of seminal 1993 essay, The Problem with Music, spoke in Melbourne about the advantages of the internet, the death of the major label system, copyright law and that ‘purple dwarf in assless chaps’<p>• Steve Albini: the internet has solved music’s</i> …

Monsanto hat Interesse an Bayer-Agrarchemiesparte

Der weltgrößte Saatguthersteller hat einem Bericht zufolge mit Bayer über eine mögliche Übernahme der Sparte gesprochen. Es soll um 30 Milliarden …

12 amazing iOS games definitely worth downloading

On a recent episode of The App Factor podcast I got into (or rather, <i>confessed</i>) how many apps were on my iPhone prior to me having to start from scratch and install the OS and apps fresh (<i>for what it’s worth, it was 750+ apps</i>).<p>While I try to use my iPhone and iPad for a number of things including …

Dolby reveals the future of cinematic sound in Dolby Atmos demo

We took a tour of the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood — and get our first listen of the company's new Atmos sound system.<p>Dolby announced its new Atmos multi-directional sound platform back in April, and today the company offered a demo of the system at the recently-renamed Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. …

This is your next jam: 10 albums to watch for in 2016

Including new music from David Bowie, Sia, and The 1975<p>For music fans, the week separating Christmas and New Year’s Day typically serves as a welcome break from the rest of the year’s torrent of new releases. If you want to go through and spend time with albums you missed or shortchanged earlier in …

10 Web design trends you can expect to see in 2016

Design trends often span several years (even decades for some types of design), but Web design is a quickly moving and changing industry where trends come and go quite often.<p>We’re still working with some of those trends now: responsive web design, flat design, performance and speed, and perfecting …