PAGE 459

Our friends over at have released yet another eBook in their series of Guides to, well, just about everything. This one gives you some tips for speeding up your Windows PC.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (8)

Having problems with the Tractor Beam? Did a weapons malfunction bring your computer system down? Is the Replicator making your Earl Grey Tea taste odd? Wait…what??!! Just call the Star Wars Help Desk to get the personalized help you need.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (4)

Do you need to make the most efficient use possible of vertical UI space on your system’s screen, but have horizontal space to spare? Now you can shift the toolbar icons and their awesome functionality to a slim sidebar...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (9)

Androidify, a free application for Android phones, lets you create an Android-style avatar of yourself (or anyone, for that matter). Swap out the clothes, adjust the side of your noggin, add a pirate eye-patch, the customization options are abundant.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (1)

Android phone owners rocking the official Google Reader app will be pleased to see the new update includes much requested features such as polished feed widgets, unread counter widgets, and a handy “mark previous as read” button.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (3)

Note: To view and download other color variations of this wallpaper visit welshdragon’s gallery.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (6)

If your geeking out extends from the workbench to the kitchen counter, you’ll love this swanky infographic detailing the families of utensils in your kitchen drawers and cupboards.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (2)

Friday is here once again, but today you are not the only one who needs to escape! This week your mission is to help a poor mouse named Peanut escape the dangerous lab she is trapped in. Do you have what it takes to save the day?

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (5)

Alright, this was the easy way to change the font of your panels.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (4)

These days people send me messages over Facebook asking for help, which is roughly the same thing.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (8)

Are you tired of the same old wallpaper on your Ubuntu desktop? Now you can go from blah to literally spacious, real-time styled views of Earth with the xplanetFX Wallpaper App for Linux.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (12)

Every week we bring you a snapshot of the current week in the history of technological and geeky endeavors. This week we’re taking a look at the birth of YouTube, the death of the HD DVD format, and the first mega meme.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (8)

If you are familiar with the Gran Turismo 5 video game releases, then you will definitely recognize the Citroen GT. French automaker Citroen and Japanese racing simulation developer Polyphony Digital decided to take things on...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (8)

The final round of IBM’s Watson against Ken Jenning and Brad Rutter ended last night with Watson coming out in a strong lead against its two human opponents. Read on to catch a video of the match and see just how quick Watson is on the draw.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (3)

Desktop notifications from Chromium-based browsers are an awesome feature, but they do not blend in well at all with the native system theming in Ubuntu. Now you can fix that small problem using the wonderful Chromify-OSD ext...

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (3)

If you don’t need advanced project tracking but still want to track how long it takes you to finish certain tasks or projects, Chrome Time Tracker is a free Chrome extension with a dead simple interface.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (0)

Wireless network settings in Windows 7 are global across all users, but there’s a little-known option that lets you switch them to per-user, so each user has access to only the networks they are allowed to connect to. Here’s how it all works.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (15)

Whether you’re an astronomy buff or just somebody looking for a perfect “look how sweet my smartphone is!’ application, Google’s Sky Map application for Android phones is a must have app.

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (3)

Sea View [DesktopNexus]

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (3)

If you’re anything like 99% of everybody, you have some sort of PDF viewing software installed on your PC—but did you realize that you can use Google Chrome to view PDFs from your PC? It’s easy!

about 4 years ago - by  |  Comments (24)