If there’s one good thing about Gawker being completely and totally hacked, it’s that everybody else is a little more security conscious now. Remember the Milk now supports forcing SSL encryption for your entire s...
TrueCrypt is an awesome tool for creating secure partitions and encrypting your files. Mounting and dismounting partitions, however, can be a hassle. MTCrypt speeds up the process with a simple GUI interface.
If you’ve got a brand new Android phone in need of customization–or maybe you never got around to tweaking yours in the first place–CompleteGuides has a handy guide to the ten things you should do right away with your new phone.
Beautiful Winter [DesktopNexus]
Are you looking for a great way to keep track of the weather in your location while browsing with Chrome? The Weather Underground web app for Chrome provides a stylish, slick looking way to view the weather when you need it.
Did you ever have fridge magnets when you were a kid? These ones take it up a notch with Mario magnets made out of bamboo.
Are you looking for a quick way to add some Christmas magic to your Chromium code based browser? Choose your favorite from among these four beautiful themes and add that perfect holiday touch to your browser in just moments.
We’re in for an astronomical treat this evening; the moon will enter a full lunar eclipse the likes of which hasn’t been seen since the 17th century. Bust out your telescope and get ready sight see like it’s 1638.
Back in August Google announced free phone calls from their GMail phone client for the rest of 2010. Today they’ve announced the free calling will be extended through out all of 2011–free phone calls in the US and Canada all year long.
If you’re in love with the click-for-voice-search button on Android phones, this clever extension adds voice search right into Google Chrome. Enjoy the same voice search capabilities on your desktop you enjoy on your phone.
Here is a fun alternative look at how “Santa Claus” came into being. Becoming part of a special team with special privileges eh? Nice.
This Commodore 64 hasn’t just been hollowed out and stuffed with modern guts as a sort of retro case mod. It’s a faithful rebuild with modern guts and features a custom boot menu with Commodore 64 emulation...
world of warcraft cataclysm 02 [DesktopNexus]
Google Chrome extension drag2up uploads files to the web and inserts the URL into any textbox on any web site with nothing more than a drag and drop.
This week we learned how to migrate bookmarks from Delicious to Diigo, fix annoying arrows, play old-school DOS games, schedule smart computer shutdowns, use breaks in Microsoft Word to better format documents, check the condition of hard-disks using Linux disk utilities, & what the Linux fstab is and how it works.
From YouTube: A man on a mission to stop the evil of chain comments.
Add an artistic touch of seasonal splendor to your Windows 7 desktop with these angels and the gently falling snow surrounding them.
Are you tired of third parties tracking the webpages you visit and/or your web searches? Then get ready to put an end to it with the Disconnect extension for Chrome and Iron browser.
If you’re facing down some last minute shopping (and starting to panic because Christmas is creeping up pretty fast) you’ll definitely want to take advantage of Free Shipping Day.
If you’re looking for a witty retort to your boss’s misguided questions about programming or just for some interesting quotes from the history of computing, this collection of programming quotes is sure to offer s...
Are you in the mood for picturesque winter scenery on your Windows 7 desktop? The Winter Theme for Windows 7 comes with 13 gorgeous views of winter landscapes to help give your desktop that special cool and frosty touch.
If you’re traveling over the holidays, Google Chrome is footing the bill for free Wi-Fi for passengers on Airtrain Airways, Delta, and Virgin America flights until January 2, 2011.
Note: If you decide to download the original version of this image, then keep in mind that it is quite large at 7744*5184 pixels (19.64 MB) in size.
Have you ever wondered why the ghosts in Pac-Man move around the way they do? Here’s a complete and indepth guide to understanding everything there is to know about their behavior.