Archive for the ‘Discovery’ Category

Desktop Earth

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on October 10th, 2008 - 3:10 pm Filled Under: Discovery

Desktop Earth, something I recently discovered. It’s an application that shows you the Earth from space. How awesome?! :-D You may think “f***! This is gonna slow my computer down” and… you’re wrong. It doesn’t, or at least for me. There are options that you can choose to exclude from your desktop, such as clouds and lighting etc.

You may be really excited about it, but realistically it gets boring, and has a few bugs. The day after I installed it, I got weird text on the screen and had to restart my computer a couple of times before it went away. I think it’s caused from the cloud updates

It would’ve been better if it had zooming options, the ability to rotate (if its an active desktop item), in summary — more interaction. I tried it on my Vista laptop, didn’t work. It worked fine on XP. Definitely not Ubuntu (Wine). Add those features, and it become a must-have app. :-) And maybe, I’ll use it, but for now, the normal everyday wallpaper will do. :-D


WordPress Logos, Buttons, and Wallpapers

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on September 17th, 2008 - 3:13 pm Filled Under: Discovery

Want to show some love to WordPress by adding a logo or something? Well thanks to Perfect Blogger, we have a few logos, buttons, and wallpapers. :-) They’re offered in PDF, and PNG formats.

Enjoy ;)


An Interesting Read

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on September 14th, 2008 - 3:41 pm Filled Under: Discovery

I recently found a rather interesting read on some blog, it is titled ‘10 Scientific Reasons To Have Sex’. Just thought I’d plug it.

Shaibanii over and out


Test Your Connection

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on September 14th, 2008 - 11:10 am Filled Under: Discovery

Test your connection to find out what’s your download and upload speed :-) If you want — post your results as a comment :-D


Goodbye Sendspace, Rapidshare, MegaUpload etc…

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on September 13th, 2008 - 12:09 pm Filled Under: Discovery

Bye-bye, and hello FileShaker! How awesome? 10GB! Enough said. The files are kept forever on their servers as long as they’re being downloaded. :-D

Finally a good and simple file host.


Reasons Your Computer’s a Slowass

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on September 11th, 2008 - 9:46 am Filled Under: Discovery

It doesn’t mean that you have a virus. Although it could, but there are more reasons, check this out. Hope it helps :-)


Make Windows Look Like Ubuntu!

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on September 11th, 2008 - 9:43 am Filled Under: Discovery

I just came across something, Ubuntu Customization Pack. It’s a great way to make Windows look like Ubuntu. Enjoy ;)


Computer In A Bottle!

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on August 31st, 2008 - 10:39 am Filled Under: Discovery

Computer In A Bottle

Just Stumbledupon this, check it out. It’s quite cool ;)


Some Funny Stuff! xD

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on August 30th, 2008 - 7:51 am Filled Under: Discovery

Can of whop-ass


Your and You’re


Children and Proverbs

Just posting a few things I Stumbledupon. :-)


Gates vs Jobs!

Written by Shaibanii Pressed on August 30th, 2008 - 7:38 am Filled Under: Discovery

Look at what I found —
Yes an awesome game — Fight as Bill Gates (Microsoft) or as Steven Jobs (Apple). Enjoy! :-)