NEWS THAT GEEKS CARE ABOUT
We’ve always been huge fans of the VistaSwitcher alternative to the regular Alt-Tab in Windows, and there’s a new update that fixes the compatibility issue with IE9, along with a couple of other bugs.
Are you a fan of the classic Space Invaders video game and Ubuntu? Now you can get the best of both combined in these two wonderful wallpapers created by deviantART member ~petrsimcik.
The times for family gathering together during the holidays are almost here. What we would like to know this week is if you will be spending part of your holiday time working on computer repairs for family and friends.
Is sunset your favorite time of the day? Those of you who enjoy the gorgeous views and colors that mark the peaceful, calm moments before darkness falls will definitely want to have a look at this sunset theme we found to share with you.
Do you enjoy the beautiful look of cities at night? Today we have a wonderful nighttime city theme to add a scenic touch to Google Chrome and Iron Browser.
What happens when Family Cinema becomes a threat to Lucasfilm’s market dominance before the release of the first Star Wars prequel? Darth Vader and the Imperial Fleet show them who the true power in the movie industry is!
Do you want access to the streamlined menu button UI that has been available on the Windows version of Firefox for a bit now? All that you need to do to get it is add a new PPA to your software sources.
Are you looking for a different kind of fun project? Then this “do it yourself” marble run that goes around an entire room might be just what you are looking for. Even if this is not your particular project style,...
Ever wondered what the boot screen for Windows 2.0 looked like? Somebody on deviantART put together an image that shows every single Windows boot screen ever, so you don’t have to wonder anymore.
This week we learned how to choose a partition scheme for a Linux PC, create an index table like a pro with Microsoft Word, do a complete makeover of PowerPoint Slides with Pptplex, use a Wii remote as a gyroscopic mouse, know the difference between desktop and professional printers, and more.
Are you looking for a high quality set of Windows Live Essentials Wave 4 icons to use on your system? deviantART user ~carlosjj has a put together a wonderful (and complete) set of Wave 4 icons that are now available for download.
Have you been patiently waiting to access the full range of Google services in your Google Apps account? Your wait is finally over! Today Google announced the availability of the same services available to regular Google acco...
Do you have photos that you want to make festive looking for the upcoming holidays? Glitterboo can add special effects to your images and make them something special to look at.
Are you a Final Fantasy fan who needs a good theme for your Chrome and/or Iron browsers? The Fang Battle Ready theme will remove the blah factor from your browser and make it a joy to look at and use.
Are you feeling a bit stressed out and tired of looking at the same old desktop day after day? The Windows Live Clouds theme for Windows 7 will add a nice touch of open skies and serenity to your days while you work.
Are you looking for a fun and unique way to monitor the current weather conditions in your area? AeroWeather lets you monitor the current temperature or outside conditions by changing your system’s aero color to match.
Reinstalling our operating systems from time to time is a fact of life whether we use Windows, Linux, or OS X. What we would like to know this week is how often you reinstall your operating systems.