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If you’ve used Ubuntu a while, you might remember GNOME applets – icons that sat on your panel and gave you access to controls and information. If you miss panel applets, try installing third-party indicator applets for Ubuntu’s Unity desktop.

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This is a situation where you are probably better off not knowing the details…

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Once upon a time in a place called Silicon Valley, two individuals named G-Male and Siri met and fell in love. But was it a match made in heaven or…

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If you’re looking for some high-quality titles at bargain-basement prices, you’ll definitely want to make a stop at Steam’s Summer Sale where top-rated titles, like Portal 2, are going for as low as a few dollars.

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Earlier this week we asked you to share your most effective computer organizing tip or trick. Now we’re back to highlight some of the great tips you shared.

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This well narrated video offers an up close look at some of the moon’s more notable features, as well an interesting overview of how they came to be.

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Are you tired of the same old boring desktop? Then fill it with rich South American beauty with the Peru Theme for Windows 7. The theme comes with nine images featuring the awesome scenery and wonder of Peru.

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Anytime there is a massive password breach there is a subsequent analysis of the password quality; if you’re curious about the composition of nearly half a million Yahoo! users, come on in and rubberneck the break down.

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This week we return with an awesome sequel to the original (and quite possibly maddening) 3 Slices game. Can you figure out the best ways to cut the blocks and slice your way to victory or will you scream in frustration as you face defeat?

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By default, Ubuntu uses a two-finger tap for right-click and a three-finger tap for middle-click on laptop touchpads. You can swap this behavior, but Ubuntu doesn’t provide a graphical utility for configuring it.

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Lets face it, one of the messy sides of Windows is its right-click context menu system which seems to get more cluttered every time you install a new program. Here’s how to fix that, the easy way.

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Once a week we round up some of the great reader tips you share with us and shine a spotlight on them. This week we’re looking at an app that helps you learn keyboard shortcuts for popular applications, how to roll a cheap macro camera lens for your point and shoot camera, and repurposing a shoe rack for cable storage.

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The Evolution of Windows (Artwork by David Schaefer) [via MakeUseOf]

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Opera provides several options for what displays when you open the browser. You can start with your Home page or Speed Dial, continue with the same tabs and windows from your last session, or continue with a session saved in Opera’s built-in session manager.

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This slick desk, built mostly from modified IKEA parts, combines ample storage, wire concealment, and some really neat analog and digital meters to great effect.

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