Save and synchronize personnal data : .Mac or Google account

October 1, 2007

A little comparaison between Google and Apple account :

  dotMac Google My Choice
Price $99 $75 Google
Size 10 Gb 25 Gb Google
Contact Integation Perfect None Apple
Image Publication iPhoto Picassa Google
File Storage iDisk Not yet? Apple
Calendar Integation None Only web to iCal Google

For Google :

+ Price

+ Web Calendar

dot Mac Account :

+ The best integration with MacOS …

+ Contact synchronisation with web interface

– iCal not on web


Writing underscore (LOW LINE) on MacBook Keyboard

September 19, 2007

I search this key because my MacBook’s Keyboard isn’t obvious.

On MacBook’s keyboard it shares a key with the hyphen on the top row ( to the right of the 0 key). On my older pc keyboard the underscore is in bottom of the 8 key…

So this post is only for memo..


MacBook Keyboard: write [box or square] brackets

September 3, 2007

keybord It’s very useful but not present on my Mac Book Keyboard….

For the [square brackets] the shortcuts is:

[ => Shift + Alt + (

square bracket ShiftALTbracket

] => Shift + Alt + )

square bracket ShiftALTbracket

And don’t forget my previous post about: the backslash and the pipe on MacBook


Mac Keyboard shortcuts: How write a pipe (or backslash) on MacBook

August 28, 2007

Few shortcuts for my Apple MacBook :

The pipe (|) : (It’s very useful for this command : cat file.log | grep find-string)

Shift + Alt + L

ShiftALTL KEY

For the backslash (\)

Shift + Alt + /

ShiftALTslash

And a link for other KEYBOARD SHORTCUT with description : http://lixlpixel.org/mac-keyboard-shortcuts/