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Macs on the Go!: Guide to Mobile Computing for Mac Laptops Using Mac OS X by Robin Williams, John Tollett

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4. A .Mac Account for Mobile Computing

Some Mac users still don’t realize how useful it is to have a .Mac (pronounced “dot Mac”) account. We’ll make sure you’re not one of them. At $99.95/year, it’s an incredible value, especially for people on the go. This chapter explores the ways that a .Mac account can help keep you connected to family, friends, and other important associates. A .Mac membership also gives you access to members-only technical support, free software, special deals on selected software, and exclusive tutorials.

iDisk. Your iDisk is personal data storage on Apple servers. Use it to store files you will need while traveling or between home and office. See pages 59–64.

iSync. Synchronize Address Book information, iCal calendars, ...

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