Essay: Jobs's Departure Is the End of an Extraordinary Era – Walt Mossberg – Mossblog – AllThingsD

Essay: Jobs’s Departure Is the End of an Extraordinary Era – Walt Mossberg – Mossblog – AllThingsD

Small hard drive? Split your iTunes library across multiple volumes | MacYourself

This is the first trick for large iTunes libraries. I will test it as soon as my new MacBook Air is in my hands. _DP

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One Gmail address means infinite email addresses

First, you may not know a very interesting fact about your Gmail email address : you can use your regular email address as username@gmail.com and also username@googlemail.com.

Second, it is possible to append a plus sign (“+”) followed by any text to your Gmail user name and hence create as many email addresses as you want (e.g. username+anything123@gmail.com redirects to username@gmail.com). However, many websites do not allow the usage of the plus sign in your email address and this trick is easily recognized by email spammers.

A better solution is to remember that  full stops  (“.”) are not considered by Gmail (e.g. user.name@gmail.com redirects to username@gmail.com as well as u.s.e.r.n.a.m.e@gmail.com), so you can use them to properly filter incoming emails (e.g. use u.s.e.r.n.a.m.e@gmail.com when registering to websites and then filter those messages).