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By Akemi Iwaya on August 1st, 2010

This week we learned how to watch Netflix instant streaming content through Zinc TV, test drive webOS without buying a phone, make iTunes for Windows run faster, import OneNote 2010 notebooks into Evernote, get started with GeekTool for OS X, and more. Time to pull up your favorite comfy chair and enjoy this week’s batch of geeky goodness.


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Weekly Feature

If you are a Final Fantasy fan, then you will definitely want this theme for your system. The theme pack includes 10+ HD Final Fantasy XIII wallpapers, custom Final Fantasy XIII icons and select sounds from the game.


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Windows 7 Themes : Final Fantasy XIII Theme For Windows

Random Geek Links


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Geek Video of the Week

Johnny Cage has a bad day when Goro is placed in charge of the tournament schedule. Will he be victorious or become a fatality?


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Mortal Kombat Is Not A Tournament

Productive Geek Tips


Sysadmin Geek Tips


The Geek on Lifehacker

It’s no secret that we’re huge fans of the simple but powerful AutoHotkey scripting language, and we use it religiously to automate Windows tasks and save time. Here’s a handful of useful scripts and tricks to help you become an AutoHotkey expert.


The Best Time-Saving AutoHotkey Tricks You Should Be Using

Random TinyHacker Links


Super User Questions

Here is the latest batch of hot questions from Super User this week.

Latest Reviews at How-To Geek

Check out our latest software reviews.


One Year Ago on How-To Geek

Here are some more terrific articles from one year ago.


The Geek Note

That is all for this week. Make certain to check out our new monthly top ten articles feature and keep those great tips coming to us at tips@howtogeek.com.


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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 .

  • Published 08/1/10
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