Game of Thrones second season was just over and all of us Game of Thrones’ fans have to wait all the way till April 2013 for the third season to begin. For now, you can enjoy the Game of Throne theme with 12 full HD wallpapers.
One of the most annoying ritual performed by windows users while using USB drives in Windows is to hit the divine “Safely Remove Hardware” option before removing the drive. Unless you are stupid enough to remove your removable drive in the middle of a data transfer, there is no reason not to remove it directly
Did you know that in Windows 7, you no longer need to ‘Safely Remove Hardware
Like it or not, Metro is definitely the talk of the town. While some really love the Windows 8 tiled UI for Metro, there are many among us who want the Metro feel, without adding any unnecessary bloat to your desktop. Luckily there is a theme by hamed which exactly fits this need without disturbing your Windows 7 Desktop.
Ribbon, which was introduced in Office 2007 has been a revolutionary approach for getting access to the often used features of a program, rather than wandering through creepy menus. With Windows 8, Microsoft has decided to give even the Windows Explorer a facelift with the ribbon interface.
If you are a fan of the ribbon interface and want to get a feel of the Windows 8 like ribbon based file manager in your Windows 7 install, BExplorer may be your answer.
Pidgin always had the love of Linux users and due to its vast pool of plugins and multi network support (more than 16), its arguably one of the best chat client on windows as well.
It was originally created in 1998 with the name: Gaim. It’s completely free and open source. Did I tell you that its available for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, BSD, Solaris and even Amiga!
The best part of Pidgin is that, unlike other desktop clients such as Digsby,Yahoo! etc. which show nagware and spam you to the core, Pidgin lets you do what you intend to: Chat Peacefully! It sits quietly in the tray so that it won’t come in your way.
Microsoft recently gave us a sneak peek of Windows 8 and showed how it aims to target the tablet market which is majorly dominated by iPad and Android tablets. After seeing a prototype video, I’m really looking forward to it. More thoughts on it later and back to the topic:
If you wish to bring its metro interface to Windows 7, then here’s an app for that:Windows8Menu.
Mac OS X has always been termed as more elegant than any other OS. If you are a fan of it, here’s a OS X Lion theme for windows 7 developed by a DeviantART member, David Pieron. The theme packs several icons, utilities like the dock and a wallpaper to give your desktop a feel of Mac.
Though it has been 1.5 years since Windows 7 was launched, I still keep discovering new stuffs in it like new keyboard shortcuts, new places or some features. Some of them are so simple that I even feel stupid, why I never knew about them!
Anyways, Here are few keyboard shortcuts that are not so popular and may not be known to all.
Boot time is among the most common empty-space in your daily life. You power on your CPU and wait for Windows to load and all you can do during it is stare your display screen. An average boot may take about 1 minute, but since I have lots of apps that get piled up on […]