Akemi Iwaya

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

DOS Prompt Wallpaper [deviantART]

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Are you tired of looking at the same old boring maps of the world? Then have a bit of fun with a Super Mario themed version instead!

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Do you love the web fonts that Google has made available for use on websites? Now you can download all of your favorites and install them on your computer in just a few minutes.

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Special Note: The image link has been updated using a link from Google Cache since the original deviantART account has been deleted for some unknown reason.

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Even though Starcraft 2 has been out for a bit, having a great looking theme for your desktop is always a good thing. Today we are featuring a Starcraft 2 theme from the good folks at 7Tutorials that comes in five different r...

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When Link finds the Portal Gun, he is ready to start his quest in style. Watch as he quickly puts it to good use to defeat his enemies in unique, but highly efficient ways.

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abduction [deviantART]

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This week the Harry Potter movie saga reaches its’ climatic conclusion in the final battle of good versus evil. So set the mood and do a bit of desktop spell-casting of your own to celebrate with our Harry Potter Customization set.

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This week we learned how to setup Rsync backups on Linux the easy way, “always keep app windows on top, pin a custom library to the Windows 7 start menu, & fixing the IE user agent”, learned what a Virtual Machine Hypervisor is, found out your thoughts on monitoring bandwidth usage, got our hands on some great Geek Deals, and more.

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Recently we featured some of DC Comics finest heroes and today we are back with the heroes from Marvel Comics. Fill your desktop with super-powered goodness from our Heroes of Marvel Comics Wallpaper collection.

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Have you had a frustrating day at your programming job? Then you need something to make you smile again. This terrific chart provides a humorous look at the various “programming monsters” that you may encounter while working.

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Did you ever wonder what your favorite classic video games might have been like if downloadable content was available for them? Then sit back and enjoy as this fun video explores the possibilities of what things could have been like.

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The weekend is almost here, but until you can leave for home why not relax a bit and take the edge off your work day? In this week’s game you have a chance for greatness and the opportunity to visit Olympus as you work to build a new city in the bygone era of ancient Rome.

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Are you looking for an easy way to duplicate tabs in Firefox? Now you can add the ability to duplicate those tabs with a single right click using the Simple TabCopy extension for Firefox.

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Are you having one of those days when you feel bored and want something fun to do? Then grab some paper and create your own personal fleet of paper planes with this awesome how-to chart!

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Note: Original image size is 1360*768 pixels but can be easily placed on a larger matching color background to fit your monitor’s resolution.

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When his Metal Gear career finally comes to an end, Solid Snake has to find new work. Can he make the adjustment to an office environment? Watch to find out!

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Have you ever wondered what your rights were or what you should do if the police want to search your server, personal computer, or mobile phone? The Electronic Frontier Foundation has put together an extremely useful guide th...

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Perfect for those days when nothing seems to go right…

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Take your desktop back in time to the 1940-50s era city of Empire Bay where Vito Scaletta begins his quest to become a “made man”. This gritty theme comes with a great set of wallpapers and sounds from the game to...

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A young filmmaker decides to purchase an item called the Plot Device to help his budding film career. The question is did he get a good deal or more than he bargained for? Watch to find out!

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Keep watching the Skies [deviantART]

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Spider-Man never seems to catch a break whether it is fighting the bad guys or dealing with J. Jonah Jameson’s negative publicity campaign against him. Fortunately he never gives up! Now you can have your favorite friendly neighborhood web-slinger swing by your desktop with our Spider-Man Customization set.

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This week we learned how to automatically clean a Linux PC with Cruftbuster, force a Mac to sort folders on top of files (Windows style), found out your thoughts on what the best order for installing apps on a new computer was, indulged in more great Geek Deals, enjoyed reviewing the best How-To Geek articles for June, and more.

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