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While falling under the “just for fun” category, faking a tattoo in Photoshop or GIMP is an exercise that can teach you quite a lot about the program. Here’s how we made a convincing image from a few minutes work.

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By default the Start Menu will automatically arrange your installed programs alphabetically, while this may be the behavior you desire, I know a lot of people who are irritated by it. Here’s how to disable it.

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Google is a powerful tool, but you’re missing out on a lot of that power if you just type words into it. Master Google and find the best results faster with these search tricks.

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Our last edition of WIG for February is filled with news link goodness such as Chrome’s possible new password generator, Mozilla’s upcoming marketplace for open web apps, Canonical’s release of Ubuntu for Android, and more.

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Now that you’ve learned how to take beautiful photographs, you can learn how to use Photoshop, GIMP, Paint.NET, and other editing programs to edit and enhance your images and photos, along with learning some general terminology and information.

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Last month we brought you an awesome set of video game wallpapers by artist Orioto and today we are back with more. Brighten up your desktop with the second in our series of Video Game Remakes Wallpaper collections from Orioto.

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Ah…the wonders and joy of technological progress…

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Creating desktop shortcuts in versions of Ubuntu prior to 11.04 was as easy as right-clicking on the desktop and creating a launcher. However, now, you must install extra packages and then run a special command to create a shortcut.

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House, Snow, Winter, Castle, Trees, Forest [The Paper Wall]

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Think you know the answer? Click through to see if you're right!

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After buying 75w and 100w bulbs all your life, it might be difficult to make the jump to low-watt CFL bulbs that top out at around 45w–use this handy chart to pick the right bulb.

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Earlier this week we asked you to share how you get your daily caffeine fix—your caffeine workflow if you will—now we’re back to highlight your caffeine swilling habits.

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The Dark Room is a fun reinvention of the choose-your-own-adventure genre–rather than flip pages to find your way through the adventure you select new videos.

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The clouds are moving in and the sky darkens as a storm approaches. If you love the look and feel of storms on the horizon, then you will definitely want to download the Dark Skies Theme for Windows 7. This theme comes with t...

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Commercial conductive ink is expensive and you’re stuck with the formula available; this DIY version allows you to tweak and customize your conductive ink to meet your needs.

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This week’s game will put your puzzle solving skills to the test as you work to successfully create an exit by rearranging gold blocks on each level. Do you have what it takes to defeat this wicked brain teaser or will it defeat you?

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The Swype keyboard for Android replaces pecking at letters with gliding your fingers over them. Swype automatically interprets your gesture and figures out the word you meant to type.

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