5 Years Of Blogging: miapple.me – Tech.Blog’s 5th Anniversary

miApple.me icon 2015_RGBSince today, I have been blogging for five years and this is my 371th post on miapple.me -Tech.Blog! I published my first blog post “My First Apple Anniversary on January 21st, 2012!” on miapple.me on January 21st, 2012. Exactly six years after I got addicted to the Apple world (my first Apple product was an iPhone 4), I can again look back to a very exciting and successful year 2016. After the increasing 1st year2nd year3rd year and 4th year, the 5th year of miapple.me was a year of consolidation. less posts, more content. I will give you a summary about the last year in the following.

Windows 10 free upgrade for assistive technologies users

How To Still Get A Free Windows 10 Upgrade After July 29, 2016

Windows 10 icon blueAlthough the free Windows 10 upgrade period ended on July 29, 2016, you can still get a free upgrade to Windows 10. If you use assistive technologies and have a legal version of Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, you are eligible for a free upgrade to Windows 10. There is no need to use assistive technologies in fact, it is sufficient to visit the web page Windows 10 free upgrade for customers who use assistive technologies and click on ‘Upgrade now’.

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan

Plex, PlexConnect And OpenPlex Running On Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan. On July 18, 2016, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan (build number 15G31, ‘final release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2.1 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had not to re-install OpenPlex.

Plex, PlexConnect and OpenPlex are working on Mac OS X 10.11.6 El Capitan:

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on macOS 10.12 Sierra

Plex, PlexConnect And OpenPlex Running On macOS 10.12 Sierra

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on macOS 10.12 Sierra. On June 13, 2016, Apple announced macOS 10.12 Sierra on WWWDC 2016. I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2.1 software. I succesfully installed OpenPlex using wahlman.j’s workaround on macOS 10.12 Sierra. The new macOS 10.12 Sierra got a bunch of new features like, e.g., Sire on Mac, improved Photos app, Apple Pay on web, auto unlock your Mac with Apple Watch, universal clipboard, improved iCloud Drive with optimised storage on your Mac, renewed Messages app. Find more about macOS 10.12 Sierra

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.5 El Capitan

Plex, PlexConnect And OpenPlex Running On OS X 10.11.5 El Capitan

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.5 El Capitan. On May 16, 2016, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.5 El Capitan (build number 15F34, ‘final release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2.1 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had not to re-install OpenPlex.

The OS X El Capitan 10.11.5 update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac.

Unboxing The New 2016 MacBook In Gold And With 1.3 GHz Intel Core M7

Unboxing MacBook 2016 In Gold And With 1.3 GHz Intel Core M7

MacBook GoldJust arrived, I present the unboxing video of my new 12 inch MacBook (early 2016) in gold and with a 1.3 GHz Dual-Core Intel Core M7 processor (Turbo Boost up to 3,1 GHz). The updated 12 inch MacBook was released on April 19, 2016, almost one year after the introduction of the new MacBook. The updated 12 inch MacBook product line got better processors with less battery consumption meaning up to 10 hours battery life and a faster PCIe-based flash storage.

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan

Plex, PlexConnect And OpenPlex Running On OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan. On March 21, 2016, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.4 El Capitan (build number 15E65, ‘final release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2.1 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had not to re-install OpenPlex.

The OS X El Capitan 10.11.4 update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac.

Apple TV 7.2.1 build number 8011 About

PlexConnect And OpenPlex Running On Apple TV 7.2.1

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Apple TV 7.2.1 software and Mac OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan (final release). On February 25, 2015, Apple released Apple TV 7.2.1 software (build number 8011) and Mac OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan (build number 15D21, “final release”). The predecessor, Apple TV 7.2, was released almost a year ago, on April 8, 2015. I positively tested it on an Apple TV 3rd generation. Apple TV 7.2.1 seems to be just a security update from Apple TV 7.2.

iCloud for Windows 5.1 supports Outlook 2016

iCloud For Windows 5.1 Supports Outlook 2016 On Windows 10

iCloud icon 120x120iCloud for Windows 5.1 supports Outlook 2016 on Windows 10. Update iCloud for Windows to access and sync iCloud mail, iCloud contacts, iCloud calendars, iCloud reminders / tasks in Outlook 2016. iCloud notes are not supported. iCloud for Windows 5.1 also supports iCloud drive and iCloud photos and syncs browser’s bookmarks via iCloud on Windows 10. For downloading iCloud for Windows 5.1 and for details, see Apple’s support document.

Plex-PlexConnect-OpenPlex on Mac OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan

Plex, PlexConnect And OpenPlex Running On OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan

Plex icon with Apple TV logoPlexPlexConnect and OpenPlex are running on Mac OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan. On January 19, 2016, Apple released Mac OS X 10.11.3 El Capitan (build number 15D21, ‘final release’). I positively tested it with an Apple TV 3 running on Apple TV 7.2 software. Find more about Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan on Apple’s Website. I had not to re-install OpenPlex.

The OS X El Capitan 10.11.3 update improves the stability, compatibility, and security of your Mac.