Week in Geek: The Lots of Links and Such Edition

By Lowell Heddings on November 14th, 2009

This week we gave away some software, learned a bunch of new things, and even had some Friday Fun. So now it’s time for our weekly wrap-up with lots of links and such for you to enjoy.

Dual-Monitor Wallpapers & DisplayFusion Winners

Earlier this week, we announced a giveaway for DisplayFusion Pro, and as of now the contest is over and the winners have been chosen. We’ll be sending out emails to each of the 5 of you.

For the rest of you, if you want some awesome widescreen wallpapers that can work for dual screens, check out the DesktopGaming collection—there’s quite a few good ones in ultra-wide resolution, like this one at 2560×1024:


There’s more wallpapers, just head over there and check out the “Browse” link at the top, where you can find wallpaper by resolution and system.

DesktopGaming Wallpapers

Weekly Random TinyHacker

Loads of links. Yay!

image Machinarium is a Beautiful, Artsy Flash Puzzle Game
image EasyVPN is an Interesting VPN Client (Similar to Hamachi)
image Change The Skin In Spybot, Search & Destroy
image Clean Up Clipboard Formatting Easily
image Goodnight Timer Slowly Reduces Volume, Then Shuts Down Your PC
image Backup Your Entire Firefox Profile in One Minute
image Stop Annoying Websites from Moving or Resizing Your Browser Window
image Create Your Own Pixel City
image Make the Firefox Find Box Remember Your Ctrl+F Searches
image Circuit Board Cuff Links Show Off Your Nerd Cred
image Open Doors is a Fun Logic-Based Flash Game
image Paint.NET 3.5 is Completely Redesigned for Windows 7!

Super User Weekly Hottest Questions

…most of which were answered by the geeks over at Super User.

Last Year in Geek

Around 8700 hours ago, we showed you how to:

The Weekly Geek Note

I need a nap.

Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 11/14/09
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