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Retro Humor [DesktopNexus]

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The Prelinger Archives have a wonderful video from 1959 explaining the concept of Polymorphic Computing, otherwise known as distributing computing power using a whole host of machines. This is definitely an interesting and fu...

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Other browsers allow you to view an image by itself in the same tab but not Chrome. If this has frustrated you time and again, then we have a very nice solution for you.

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Green Lantern [DesktopNexus]

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Over at Search Engine Land, they’ve figured out that if you have a Google Profile setup with your birthday, you’ll see a custom logo for your birthday. Neat!

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Today Adobe finally announced the newest version of their Reader product, with a new sandboxing technology to help solve the security problems.

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The Wall Street Journal reports that there’s yet another breach in privacy over at Facebook, and this time it’s games like FarmVille leaking your information to advertisers.

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This week we learned how to convert DVDs, ISOs, & AVI videos to play on an iOS device, use Photoshop Channels to elegantly remove backgrounds from images, customize Windows 7 taskbar icons the easy way, get started with the new Windows Live Mesh 2011, use Rainmeter to display system stats on the desktop, and more.

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Are you missing the dedicated sidebar from Windows Vista now that you use Windows 7? Now you can get it back just like it was in Vista with the 7 Sidebar gadget.

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How much time do your children spend in front of the screen? If it is more than two hours per day, they run a higher risk of having behavior problems according to new research.

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Loading Wallpaper [DesktopNexus]

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If you’ve ever seen any of the Animator vs Animation videos, you know how entertaining they are—and now there’s a fun third part to the series to watch.

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The new version of the Firefox browser changes the user interface dramatically, and even removes the status bar just like Google Chrome or Internet Explorer 9—but if you’re afraid of change, there’s a browser ex...

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Google’s new Highlight to Search extension helps you search keywords in any page by simply highlighting text on the page.

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This comic republished with permission from the very funny DOGHOUSE

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If you were a fan of Gary Larson’s The Far Side comic strip, then we have a special treat available for you with this wonderful set of icons. The set contains eight icons that are available in .ico format only.

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U F O [DesktopNexus]

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If you’re an Evernote user but really prefer using a pen and paper, you can now use your Livescribe digital pen to send your notes directly into Evernote, where they will be searchable and available anywhere.

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Starting with the alpha releases of Opera 11, you will be able to start using extensions in Opera. The extensions will be based on the W3C Widget specifications and are being considered for an Open Standard effort.

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The latest version of Dropbox for Android has a great feature built in, along with the regular bugfixes and small changes.

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What used to be a porter’s closet has been converted into a very tiny apartment and is now for sale. The apartment is five square meters in size (53.8 square feet) and is listed for 50,000 Euros (69,806 U.S. Dollars).

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Quoted: From NASA Astrophysics… a supercomputer simulation shows how alien astronomers might have seen the formation of our solar system. Dust ground off icy bodies in the Kuiper Belt, the cold-storage zone that include...

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Microsoft has done a wonderful job of turning Internet Explorer around and making it a competitive browser with its’ newest version. This week we would like to know if you will make Internet Explorer your default browser after the final version is released.

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Want to add some punch to your Windows 7 desktop? Then you should definitely take a look at this Naruto theme. The theme consists of 47 hi-res wallpapers, custom Naruto icons, and select music sound bites from the series.

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This Rainmeter skin is a complete set of widgets, with a mail checker, weather, clock, and an included RocketDock skin that all matches together nicely.

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