Using Blend 2.0 for Windows 7 theme, Gauss Aqua Wallpaper and modifying Omnimo 3.1 for Rainmeter , Flickr user lordalpha1 has created this awesome minimalistic Windows 7 Desktop . to accomplish this he has also modified to the background.ini, weather.ini and rss.ini files which resulted into this clean desktop.
Well! The anticipated Rapture did not happen on May 21th, but it inspired Flickr user alexajo89 to create this beautiful desktop running windows 7:
The theme used is Windows 7 Shine 2.0 theme with a turned down transparency.He has used Rainmeter tool with Uixx Big Clock and Simple Weather widget and the start button comes from Placebo theme for Windows 7.
This fantastic screenshot is from an Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal Unity Desktop.
This was all inspired by: XLooo
The time, weather, network info, and battery status were all added using GeekTool3.
The iTunes track info is being displayed by Bowtie.