Tag Archives: wallpaper

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    Windows 10 Quick Tips – Uncompressed Wallpaper

    Compression Did you know that Windows automatically compresses your Desktop Wallpaper? It’s true. The default result as an amount is 85% resolution of the original. In other words, the resolution is reduced by 15%. Granted, that’s not a lot, but it can lead to jagged lines and other artifacts left behind by the compression process. […]

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    My Top 5 Android Wallpaper Apps

    Over a year ago I wrote an article on “My Top 5 Wallpaper Websites.” It was a big hit so I have now decided to share what my top 5 Android Wallpaper Apps are. If you can add wallpapers to your computer, why not your Android device? For this article I will be testing these apps […]

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    Download 170 Awesome HD Wallpapers

    *Applies to any operating system which can use JPEG images as wallpaper – including Windows 7/8.1/10. Windows 10 includes a variety of brilliant Lock Screen background images which are added to periodically to form what is known as the “Spotlight” collection of images: My main Windows 10 system currently has 46 of these images saved […]

  • Brilliant HD Wallpaper Site

    I just love my desktop wallpapers, it’s one of the very few indulgences I allow myself. I have around 60 of my favorites displaying in slideshow mode rotating to a fresh image every 3 minutes. I get a real buzz when someone sees my desktop for the first time and spontaneously utters… “Oooh, that’s nice!“. […]

  • Windows 7’s Hidden Secret

    Who doesn’t like to go on a treasure hunt and find something cool? I have always loved finding things I never knew were there. A good example is Windows 7, where if you dig and look hard enough you can make some pretty cool discoveries. In this article I want to share a little treasure that […]

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    My Top 5 Wallpaper Websites

    You should never have a naked desktop.  I thought that would get your attention.  Your computer desktop should reflect your personality and show your style.  I say personalize your computer desktop and have fun doing it.  Saying that, I decided to do all the keyboard work for you and give you my top 5 wallpaper […]

  • In praise of… ‘Variety’

    When you are working at your PC desktop, it’s good to have an interesting background to gaze at occasionally, while waiting for the great thoughts to come.  Windows has its limited number of Themes, some of which will even change between backgrounds at regular intervals.  Or you can set up your backgrounds to come from […]

  • Bing Homepage Gallery – Great Collection of Wallpapers

    Earlier this month Bing launched a new Home Page Gallery showcasing images featured on the U.S Bing homepage during the past 5 years. The gallery includes loads of terrific 1920 x 1200 images all available for download and selectable by category, colour schemes, and geographical locations: Images are displayed as thumbnails – click on a […]