Have you ever wondered what Apple’s Command symbol actually means?
Well I haven’t…it’s just never crossed my mind. Today, however, I came across this article via digg, that answers that very question. The site refers to the symbol as Symbol 25:18, and also notes that in pre-Columbian America it was associated with another symbol that is the mirror image of the sauvastika
25:18 Â· In Germanic countries this structure is called St. Hans’ cross or the cross of St John. In Scandinavia it is a magic ideogram from the Viking era, or even older. It seems also to have been used in Cabbalistic mysticism. Today, it is used as a cartographic and traffic sign to denote ancient remains or an ancient monument.