Archive for March, 2007

you can tell someone's computer background…

Saturday, March 3rd, 2007

…like you can tell where they're from. By listening to what they call things and how they speak.

! = pling (or exclamation mark)
” = quotes
# = hash
£ = pound sign
$ = string
^ = hat (or up-arrow)
& = and (rarely, ampersand)
* = star
_ = underscore
@ = at
~ = twiddle
? = query (or question mark)
| = vertical bar
` = backquote
() = brackets
{} = curly brackets
[] = square brackets
<> = angle brackets (or greater than, less than)