Show the world your desktop! [Mommy, what's 56K?]

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Walter.Horvath » Sun Jun 28, 2009 9:21 am UTC

Slightly different from my old desktop picture from a few months in that this one is on Ubuntu:

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby eternal luna » Sun Jun 28, 2009 9:35 am UTC

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It says "Paula".
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby LinuxPenguin » Sun Jun 28, 2009 1:12 pm UTC

OS X on the laptop.
Clickied for BIG.

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby OBrien » Sun Jun 28, 2009 1:42 pm UTC

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby ajbleck » Sun Jun 28, 2009 5:10 pm UTC

hard drive crash so i have a new desktop on my main computer
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and my new computer for college
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Ended » Mon Jun 29, 2009 8:04 pm UTC

ajbleck wrote:hard drive crash so i have a new desktop on my main computer
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I really like this background image. Do you have a link to a plain version?
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby ajbleck » Mon Jun 29, 2009 9:08 pm UTC

yeah here it is
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ver big reslution but it scales down nicely
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Ended » Mon Jun 29, 2009 9:23 pm UTC

Awesome. Thanks!
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby ajbleck » Mon Jun 29, 2009 9:35 pm UTC

no problem
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Postby Aleril » Tue Jun 30, 2009 7:22 am UTC

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby ajbleck » Sat Jul 04, 2009 9:28 pm UTC

heres the desktop of the main server at my highschool. ( i owrk in the it department in the summer)
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby CivilDefense700 » Sun Jul 05, 2009 2:56 pm UTC

That same wallpaper is my login screen.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby LinuxPenguin » Mon Jul 06, 2009 12:40 pm UTC

I posted from my iPod earlier, so...

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby GuitarFreak » Mon Jul 06, 2009 10:03 pm UTC

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I took that picture too :D Check out my deviantart page for more.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Zer088 » Tue Jul 07, 2009 1:47 am UTC

LinuxPenguin wrote:I posted from my iPod earlier, so...

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is that the 3Gs?
id post my pages, but i doubt people want to see 8 pages of apps, so ill just post the unlock page
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby '; DROP DATABASE;-- » Tue Jul 07, 2009 1:59 am UTC

ajbleck wrote:heres the desktop of the main server at my highschool. ( i owrk in the it department in the summer)
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Magilla » Tue Jul 07, 2009 2:17 am UTC

My desktop at work (linked, because it's 2560x1024, YAY DUAL MONITORS!)
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby LinuxPenguin » Tue Jul 07, 2009 2:48 am UTC

LinuxPenguin wrote:I posted from my iPod earlier, so...

Zer088 wrote:is that the 3Gs?


It's an iPod Touch, not an iPhone. Anywhoo... here is my unlock screen.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Baldur » Sun Jul 12, 2009 9:51 pm UTC

So, 4scrape has come through once more. Whilst trolling through the huge numbers of random hentai, semi-naked women and cars, I came across this gem of a wallpaper:

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Josephine » Sun Jul 12, 2009 10:39 pm UTC

I used an enormous image of a magnetar from http://www.scienceimage.csiro.au/mediarelease/images/HugeMagnetar1.jpg. No actual desktop, but I'm running Ubuntu with the dark theme.
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Postby LinuxPenguin » Sun Aug 02, 2009 1:07 pm UTC

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby MysteryBall » Mon Aug 03, 2009 8:43 am UTC

http://cue.srb2.org/stuff/images/screen/tridesktop.png

You really, really don't want me to embed it. Also, it's pretty old, I'm back at 2 because #3 is in use, and the wallpaper has changed.

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby OBrien » Mon Aug 03, 2009 11:34 am UTC

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby e^iπ+1=0 » Mon Aug 03, 2009 1:50 pm UTC

Currently using this. The "Ball Pit" thing off to the side is my research and numbers and such relating to trying to build one. Results so far: probably too expensive.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby OBrien » Mon Aug 10, 2009 2:04 pm UTC

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I saw it and I knew, right away, that I wanted it and would love it forever and ever.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby CJTnoir » Sun Aug 16, 2009 6:37 pm UTC

OBrien, that's adorable and I want it.

Changed to reflect my current obsession:
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Geekthras » Sun Aug 16, 2009 7:36 pm UTC

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Quadropus » Tue Aug 18, 2009 10:05 pm UTC

Here be mine; I took the photo myself - it is the only one out of a batch of 100 or so that were half decent.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Krikkit_Robot » Wed Aug 19, 2009 1:13 am UTC

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Note the symmetry of the glare coming off that one light.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby ParanoidAndroid » Wed Aug 19, 2009 3:45 am UTC

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby CivilDefense700 » Wed Aug 19, 2009 1:10 pm UTC

Krikkit_Robot wrote:
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Note the symmetry of the glare coming off that one light.



Hmmm, lightning? massive tank of hydrogen?
I see no possible problems here.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby defaultusername » Wed Aug 19, 2009 7:09 pm UTC

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...what? I like a tidy desktop.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby dizturbd » Thu Aug 20, 2009 3:13 am UTC

defaultusername wrote:...what? I like a tidy desktop.


I'm the same.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby HarleyQuinn » Tue Aug 25, 2009 9:10 pm UTC

ParanoidAndroid, I love it :]

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby Zohar » Sun Aug 30, 2009 11:34 am UTC

For the last couple of months the only desktop images I've been using were ones my dad (or stepmom) take on their US road trip. They're leaving Alaska now and this is my current desktop at work.

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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby thejohnli » Mon Aug 31, 2009 1:33 am UTC

I want a new desktop, but I don't really know what to get. Any suggestions?
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby CivilDefense700 » Mon Aug 31, 2009 2:25 am UTC

I've been switching between two because I can't decide which one I like more. Although I do change my desktops weekly or biweekly.

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crops from HD captures of the Avatar trailer

I haven't been as exited about a movie as I am about Avatar since Episode I came out.
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Re: Show the world your desktop! [Killing 56K since January]

Postby ParanoidAndroid » Mon Aug 31, 2009 2:38 am UTC

A friend of mine made this and I love it so much. :D Get it here.
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