customisation

The Radioactive Home Screen

The term “radioactive” can invoke imagery from nuclear reactors to Homer Simpson. This home screen is packed with plutonium powered inspired glowing green. It even comes in both dark and light themes.


The Global Monitor Desktop

Windows: Jerome doesn’t have admin rights to his work laptop (which makes sense), but he didn’t want that to stop him from adding a little personality to it. The result is this good-looking, informative, and custom Windows desktop. Here’s how he set it all up.


Launcher Adds App Shortcuts To Notification Center, Returns To iTunes

iOS: We really liked Launcher when it first came out, but it was pulled from the App Store within a few hours of its release. Now, it’s back in the App Store to add all kinds of useful shortcuts to your Notification Center.


Change The Notification Center Icon On Your Mac To Whatever You Want

The Notification Center icon in Yosemite is pretty bland. If you want to spice things up a bit, iDownloadBlog shows you how to swap it out with a new icon.


The Slanted Home Screen

Today’s design, built for Themer, is a single-page home screen that puts your most important information on one slick-looking page.


The Firewatch Desktop

Over on Flickr, Ahmad is pumped for Firewatch, an upcoming game that promises to be amazing. His desktop gives us sunset from a beautifully high vantage point — but it also helps him launch apps and check his system status. Here’s how he set it up.


Google Art Project Puts An Art Masterpiece On Every New Chrome Tab

Just as your browser’s homepage can be a source of inspiration, so can the new tab page, since you probably open it quite often. How about some fine art throughout your day?


The VU Meter Home Screen

VU meters have a certain delightful nostalgia to them. While we may have more space-efficient ways to measure battery life, this home screen sure looks good doing it.


The San Miguel Desktop

Mac: Reader Kiss Kiss Bang! Bang! wanted to put together a desktop that shows his hometown in all its glory, and we think he’s done just that — it’s stunning. Here’s how he set it up, and how you can put a piece of San Miguel on your desktop too.


The White Winter Home Screen

If hot weather is making you crave the cold, this peacefully white home screen will help you feel winter’s chill.