Reader Cain Novocaine's customised Mac desktop doesn't bother with your typical widgets and system stats. Instead, he's managed to embed Google Reader directly into the desktop with a customised Fluid instance — and the shortcut keys still work.
The desktop is a combination of:
Hit the link for the full guide to embedding Google Reader in your desktop. Nice job, Cain!
Want to create your own OS X desktop customisation? Check out our guide to monitoring your Mac and more with GeekTool to add basic system stats and information, then learn how to add a desktop calendar with GeekTool.
The Helvetireader Active Desktop [Flickr]