Glass Onion is an eye-catching Minimal Windows 7 theme created by deviantArt user SolMiler which comes in three different styles:Dusk, Dawn and Noon. It inherits the glassy look of original Windows 7 user interface and adds smoothness and simplicity to it.
It includes a set of simple yet beautiful icon set for Windows task bar(supports top, bottom and left taskbar) and also a gorgeous clock widget.
Download this minimal theme and you can find the full installation guide in the PDF file included.
Among the Mac Os X desktop customization tools available, GeekTool is my favorite one. It is a really neat utility that will allow you to run little scripts or “geeklets” to display useful informatiom such as RAM, CPU usage, calender , images and etc. on your Mac’s desktop. Here are 5 good examples of Mac desktop customization using GeekTool. Click on the images for a larger preview and follow the links for downloads ans setup configurations.
Portal 2 Themed Desktop
This beautiful GeekTool desktop, inspired by Portal 2, uses the SOG theme we previously covered on our 5 Best Mac OS X Themes. The wallpaper, icon set and GeekTool scripts for the desktop setup can be found on its creator deviantArt page. (more…)