customisation

Weekly Wallpaper: If You Leaf

Tree-t yourself to some trans-seasonal glory with these leaf-heavy wallpapers.


The Numero Home Screen

Android: Today’s home screen is particularly AMOLED-friendly. While Android goes for a much brighter look these days, this design by My Color Screen user 21macro12 sticks to the dark themes, with only one main strip being the exception.


The Foggy Lake Desktop

Sometimes customised widgets are the way to go, sometimes minimal is the best approach — right now we’ve definitely seen a trend in the minimal direction. Flickr user Imminient Fate submitted this good-looking minimal desktop. Here’s how you can set it up too.


Give Yosemite A Classic, Pre-OS X Look By Tweaking These Settings

If you find yourself yearning for the old days of OS 9, WonderHowTo shows you how to give Yosemite a classic black-and-white look by tweaking just a handful of settings.


Weekly Wallpaper: Play With Digital Paper With These Android 5.0 Wallpapers

Google officially announced Android 5.0 last week and along with it came a new developer preview. Included in that preview are a slew of pretty new wallpapers for your phone-decorating pleasure.


The Zune Home Screen

Let’s be honest. While it was a bit late to the multimedia party, the Zune product family was doing the minimalist, authentically digital thing before it was cool. If you fancy a bit of nostalgia for those days, this Zune-inspired home screen (dubbed Xune) is for you.


The Highway HUD Desktop

Reader Amitabh loves his highway desktops, and even though he recently shared the Road to Redemption desktop with us, we love this Linux desktop too — the position of the stats looks like a real HUD, one that’s easily ignored when it’s time to work.


Five Best Linux Desktop Environments

When you’re customising your Linux install or choosing a distribution, the desktop environment is a key decision. There are tons to choose from, all with different benefits and features. There may be no one single “best” choice, but this week we’re looking at five of them, based on your nominations.


Weekly Wallpaper: Celebrate Android L With These Lollipop Wallpapers

Well, it’s official: The “L” in Android L stands for “lollipop”, and the latest version of Android should be headed to Nexus devices in a matter of weeks. Until then, satisfy your sweet tooth with these lollipop wallpapers for your desktop.


Terminal Sexy Creates Custom Terminal Colour Schemes

Most Terminal apps come with a set of colour customisation options, but they can be difficult to tweak yourself. If you want to make your own, Terminal Sexy is a web app that makes it simple.