For some people using a Mac is a religious decision, for others it's a practical choice. Redmonk analyst Michael Cote provides an excellent list of Mac-related knowledge, including applications and things you need to use/understand in order to enjoy the Mac.
I'm always shocked when people tell me they don't like the Mac, primarily because they don't understand that the MacOS is much more humanized and has a deeper level of mind-meld than Windows does.
Several times a year, a long-time Windows user I know switches over to a Mac. What with the new MBP'… Read more