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What Do You Think Of Microsoft’s New Logo?

What Do You Think Of Microsoft’s New Logo?

The old one lasted a quarter of a century, but Microsoft has now unveiled a new logo ahead of the anticipated launch of Windows 8, the most radical revision of the world’s most popular desktop operating system to date. It’s boring, but in regards to embracing the minimalism of today’s design trends with a soft, non-stylized font, it does a good job.

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Figuring Out What Keys Generate What Symbols In OS X [Video How-To]

Figuring Out What Keys Generate What Symbols In OS X [Video How-To]

Have you ever needed to insert a special character while typing a document in Mac OS X, but didn’t know how? Apple doesn’t provide an easily accessible way to view which keys generate which characters. Buried in System Preferences though, is a keyboard viewer which will let you figure out which keys give which symbols. This video will show you how to enable this function and use it to discover helpful key combinations.

Figuring Out What Keys Generate What Symbols In OS X [Video How-To]