The Gaussian Calm Desktop

The Gaussian Calm Desktop

Lifehacker reader komodo009’s clean-looking desktop has one thing that stands out: the nine-button “dialpad” app laucher in the centre of the screen. Combined with a keyboard app launcher, it’s functional and good-looking.

Want to try this out on your Windows machine? Here’s what you’ll need:

Once you have the whole package assembled, it looks really sharp. Of course, if you don’t need the clock or the system monitors on-screen, you could just keep the app launcher and tweak the other stuff. Luckily, everything works just as well with its individual components as it does together.