In Honor of Spring...

March 17, 2014 11:18 / 0 comments

Two new themes.

Ricing the Desktop: "Brown rice"

January 15, 2014 10:42 / 0 comments

I've redone my desktop again and thought I'd post some screenshots. The image below is "curated" for maximum visual appeal, but usually I just work with the browser and a few terminals.


Using python to generate awesome linux desktop themes

August 22, 2013 10:56 / 5 comments

I remember spending hours when I was younger cycling through the various awesome color themes on my 386, in the glory days of windows 3.1. Remember hotdog stand?

Hotdog Stand

Well, I haven't changed much. I still enjoy making tweaks to the colors and appearance of my desktop. In this post I'll talk about a script I wrote that makes it easy for me to modify all the various colors and configuration files which control the appearance of my desktop.

Run Live Android on Ubuntu using VirtualBox

July 19, 2009 18:49 / 0 comments

This post describes how to get Live Android 0.2 up and running on Ubuntu using VirtualBox. I've got an Asus X83V notebook running Ubuntu 8.10 64-bit. Step-by-step howto with some screenshots.


June 15, 2009 16:14 / 0 comments

1337 fluxbox desktop, showing conky, root-tail and of course DooM.