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Akemi Iwaya

Akemi Iwaya (Asian Angel) is our very own Firefox Fangirl who enjoys working with multiple browsers and loves 'old school' role-playing games. Visit her on Twitter and .

It has been a busy month here at How-To Geek and now it is time to take a look back at the ten hottest articles for July.

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After a long week it is time to relax for a bit while waiting for quitting time to arrive. Today we have a great way to relieve some of this week’s stress by engaging in some planetary destruction.

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Having good anti-malware software as a supplement to your anti-virus software is important for your PC security strategy. This week we would like to know which anti-malware software that you use.

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If you love video games and the stylish text shown in them, then we have a great collection of game fonts that you can add to your system.

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This week we learned how to how to play retro video games on a Windows PC, remove Ubuntu One from Ubuntu 10.04, run Android on a Netbook or Desktop, install, manage, and delete fonts on a PC, import e-mail from Outlook to Apple Mail.app using Thunderbird, and more. Now you can relax while enjoying our latest batch of geeky goodness.

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Sometimes an image from a favorite movie or the outdoors is perfect for our desktops, but what if you prefer something with a pattern or texture? Then enjoy browsing through the first in our series of Abstract Textures Wallpaper collections.

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As your week is winding down we have yet another fun game to help pass the remaining time. Today’s game lets you conduct a sneak attack using a bicycle.

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If you love to customize your system as much as possible, then we have a fun way for you to change the color scheme for the Task Manager Window. Those Performance and Networking tabs will have a fresh new look in only a few minutes.

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The debate on who is or what makes one starship captain better than the other is pure classic geekness at its best. This week we want to know who you think is the better starship captain…Kirk or Picard.

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Would you like to see a preview of the websites behind regular, text only, and shortened URLs? You can easily see what is behind those links before opening them with the Preview and Launch URL accelerator for Internet Explorer 8.

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If you are a sci-fi movie fan then you know that there are some terrific looking fonts in the credits. If you have been wanting to add some of these cool fonts to your system then take a look through our sci-fi movie fonts collection.

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If you have recently found some terrific fonts that you want to use on your Windows system, then getting them installed may not be something that you are familiar with. Today we show you how to manage those fonts with ease.

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This week we learned how to keep IM conversations private, get started with OneNote 2010, find missing USB drives in Windows 7 & Vista, create customized Ubuntu Live CDs, test drive Google Android on your PC without buying a phone, and more. Now it is time to sit back and enjoy this week’s roundup of geeky goodness.

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Bridges come in all shapes and sizes across the world, but when viewed at night they can be very beautiful. If you love mixtures of architecture and lighting, then enjoy looking through the first in our series of Bridges at Night Wallpaper collections.

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Friday has rolled around once again and it is time to have some fun while finishing out the work day. This week we have a fun game where you are the lone remaining soldier who has to defend his fortress bunker.

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Would you like to have websites automatically open encrypted and secure? Enable a set list of websites and the ability to create encryption rule sets of your own with the HTTPS Everywhere extension for Firefox.

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The pdf format is an extremely popular way to store and share documents at home and work. This week we would like to know which pdf software you use.

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Other browsers like Opera, Chrome, or IE let you duplicate tabs with the built-in functionality, and while there are plenty of Firefox extensions that provide this feature, if this is the only feature you want this might be the extension for you.

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If you are excited about the return of Futurama, then you will definitely want to look through our round-up of wallpapers, icon packs, and fonts.

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This week we learned to transfer a drive image over a network using an Ubuntu Live CD, insert special characters with single keystrokes, change your wi-fi router channel to optimize wireless signals, run Android on a Windows Mobile Phone, bypass Firefox 4.0 beta’s incompatible add-on error, and more. Now that the weekend is here, you can kick back and enjoy our latest batch of geek goodness.

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Dragons stir our imaginations in fantasy books and movies. If you love the fantasy genre, then you will definitely want to have a look at the first in our series of Dragons Wallpaper collections.

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If it has been a stressful week for you then we have the perfect way to help you relax. This week’s game lets you become a demolitions expert and blow buildings up.

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Every day new viruses appear with the sole purpose of compromising your personal information and computer systems. This week we want to know which anti-virus software you use.

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If you run a minimal UI and hide the status bar then you do not have access to the security level lock icon. View the security level using colors in the address bar with the Glassy Urlbar extension for Firefox.

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This week we learned how to restore the Wubi Ubuntu Bootloader, speed up OS X navigation with Quicksilver, integrate MS Office and Zoho online accounts, took a screenshot tour of the Windows Live Essentials beta, normalized the volume of MP3 files, and more. After such a busy week it is time to kick back and relax with our weekly roundup of geeky goodness.

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