Significant changes were done to SkyDrive in the month of April,
one of them being the
release of desktop apps for Windows and OS X. One may think
that SkyDrive being a Microsoft product may not perform better in
Apple's ecosystem as compared to Apple's own cloud solution -
iCloud. Microsoft thinks different.
Microsoft has created a promotional page explaining the benefits
of using SkyDrive to iCloud users. Here's the video:
iCloud has its fair share of disadvantages, so to speak. Where
iCloud sticks to iWork documents and photos, SkyDrive will sync any
sort of file you throw at it across all your iDevices.
Also, SkyDrive's integration with Office for Mac and the Web is
On iCloud, users can access notes across devices but can't share
them. SkyDrive and OneNote work hand-in-hand to tackle this
Microsoft has also put up a tutorial
for moving files from iDisk to SkyDrive.