Akemi Iwaya

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .

There is no frustration quite like finding the Caps Lock Key engaged by accident (or by other ‘mysterious’ means). Perhaps this is its revenge for being so unloved…

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Want to learn some new tricks for using the Ubuntu Software Center or know someone who is new to Ubuntu? Then grab a copy of this free 49 page guide and get ready to enjoy (or share) the goodness.

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The Way To The Beach [DesktopNexus]

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Your work week is almost over, but until you can leave for the day why not sneak in some castle crunching fun? In this week’s game you lead an army of Vikings on a crusade to conquer your enemies, grab the gold, and save your allies along the way.

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Special thanks to ETC reader Nebbsen for sharing the originating source for this image and the great news that you can buy it as a mini-poster if desired!

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Has the endless multitude of social networks gotten to you? Are services such as Google+, Facebook, Twitter, and more consuming all of your time? Then get ready to relax and be free as you find out what the biggest revolution...

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Special thanks to ETC reader vistual who has been kind enough to create a text free version of this wallpaper! You can download the text free version (two different sizes) using the links in the comments.

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Someone at that company really needs to rethink the selection of security questions available to choose from.

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While scanning for minerals on a distant planet, a young space scout meets and falls in love with a female space scout. But problems arise as their budding romance starts to grow and ‘something’ is not happy at be...

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Autumn [DesktopNexus]

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An interesting visual comparison between the look of Windows 1.0 and Windows 8.

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Tired of the same old commute to work? Then allow Freddie Wong and friends to show you how to get there in style!

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Safari Tekno [deviantART]

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Whether it is in the form of movies, books, art, or games the old West continues to inspire peoples’ creative side and their imaginations. Get ready to saddle up for some document and image customizing fun with our Western Fonts collection.

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This week we learned how to check if your CPU supports second level address translation (SLAT), speed up Microsoft Word 2007 and 2010, create your own Windows 8 shortcuts, understand those confusing Windows 7 file/share permissions, looked through a roundup of the best Linux home server apps, and more.

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Areas of grassland can be beautiful, especially when the grass is tall and the wind is blowing…almost like watching a green inland sea. Turn your desktop into a refreshing sea of green with the first in our series of Grasslands Wallpaper collections.

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Are you ready to fill your desktop with super-powered goodness? Then you will definitely want to download the Marvel Comics theme for Windows 7. The theme comes with 42 Hi-Res wallpapers, custom Marvel super hero icons, and s...

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Giant Cupcake [deviantART]

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After a long tiring week you should do something to relax and a fun game is the perfect way to do that. In this week’s game you choose your favorite flavor of ice cream and start a perilous quest to collect fruit for yourself while avoiding getting melted by enemies.

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