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Try Andy's Desk

LINK: https://desk.glitchy.website/ This is a nostalgic (and not very faithful) recreation of the Windows 7 desktop UI. The code is intentionally not too polished, as this is a project I work on for fun. Things might be buggy but that’s part of the fun. You WILL find weird hacks and work-arounds and lots of inefficient […]

houry: A Simple Python App That Beeps Every Hour

A few years ago, in the ‘pre-Apple-Watch’ era, I had a Casio F-91W. It was a very cheap watch, but it had a nice feature. There was a special setting that allowed it to beep every hour. And that was amazing! It was like a special notification for me to notice the moment. Every time […]

Internet image as desktop background without downloading it in your local machine :) Its Possible

Hello Friends, Many of us download images from internet and then set it as wallpaper. In this short hack , I will let you know, how you can make any internet image as desktop background without downloading it in your local machine. In ubuntu you need to run this command: sudo apt-get install feh feh […]

Theme Sharing – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 2482.13

Themes 2.0 Themes have received a massive overhaul. The settings interface has been updated to better reflect everything that’s now included in a theme, with the most noticeable change being the inclusion of the background image in the theme itself. Additionally, you can now import and export themes. At the bottom of the new theme […]

Minor update (4) for Vivaldi Desktop Browser 4.3

Download Vivaldi The following improvements were made since the third 4.3 stable, minor update: [Linux] On upgrades Vivaldi can hit 100% CPU: primarily a Linux issue but may affect the other platforms in some cases (VB-80772) [Linux][arm64] Does not autoupdate (VB-84131) [User Agent] Vivaldi is blocked on certain websites: make ‘Not A Brand’ last in […]

Opera 81.0.4196.37 Stable update

Hello all, Just to let you know – Opera Stable is operating on a new version. All changes are available in the changelog.  Installation links: Opera Stable for Windows Opera Stable for macOS Opera Stable for Linux – deb packages Opera Stable for Linux – RPM packages Opera Stable for Linux – snap package Source: […]

Further translate panel improvements – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 2473.3

Known Issues [Themes] Sometimes themes are broken on startup (VB-83803) [Media][Linux] Proprietary media (H.264/AAC) will not play on distros with an older glibc Download (2473.3) Windows: 64-bit for Win7+ | 32-bit for Win7+ macOS: 10.11+ Linux: DEB 64-bit | RPM 64-bit Linux: DEB ARM32-bit | DEB ARM64-bit Linux: non-DEB/RPM [help] Changelog [Chromium] Upgraded to 96.0.4664.30 […]

Minor update (3) for Vivaldi Desktop Browser 4.3

Download Vivaldi The following improvements were made since the second 4.3 stable, minor update: [Capture] Doesn’t respect the left-side boundary when edge is on the right side (VB-83871) [Capture] Sometimes the resizers and dotted line appear in the screenshot (VB-83169) [Capture] Too little space for Japanese language (VB-82718) [Chromium] Upgraded to 94.0.4606.114 [Crash][Extensions] Authenticator Extension […]

Translate Panel – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 2465.3

Translate Panel We have now added a new panel for translating text. It has several advantages over the old system. You can translate arbitrary text. You can (optionally) choose to auto-translate all text selected on a web page. You have a history of all recent translations. And if you preferred the old way. Well… you […]

Minor update (2) for Vivaldi Desktop Browser 4.3

Download Vivaldi The following improvements were made since the first 4.3 stable, minor update: [Crash][Search][Settings] Clicking the “Post” checkbox (VB-83488) [Crash][Mail Beta] Status Button can crash the client (VB-83384) [Chromium] Upgraded to 94.0.4606.104 [Panels] Download panel doesn’t fit Japanese strings (VB-83471) [Translate] Fails as soon as it encounters <sub> or <sup> (VB-83801) Main photo by […]

No WiFi? No problem! Blast away your blues with Operius – the new offline game now playable in Opera GX when your WiFi is out

Let’s face it, we’ve all had to deal with the horror of dodgy internet or the pain of patchy WiFi at one time or another and the acute boredom that follows.  But losing your online connection doesn’t mean that the fun has to stop. Which is why we recently challenged artists and game creators from […]

Handle page actions as commands – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 2457.3

Known Issues [Themes] Sometimes themes are broken on startup (VB-83803) Download (2457.3) Windows: 64-bit for Win7+ | 32-bit for Win7+ macOS: 10.11+ Linux: DEB 64-bit | RPM 64-bit Linux: DEB ARM32-bit | DEB ARM64-bit Linux: non-DEB/RPM [help] Changelog [New][Page Actions] Handle page actions as commands (VB-82950) [Bookmarks] Duplicate text overlaid on javascript and mailto URLs […]

Why Linux theme files uses CSS?

When I looked into Linux theme files which dictate how my desktop will look, I noticed that there is a file called – gtk.css (the file could be of other names) in every theme file. Which has a bunch of CSS class/id referencees in them along with there design configs. My Question is – Does […]

Minor update for Vivaldi Desktop Browser 4.3

Download Vivaldi The following improvements were made since the initial 4.3 stable release: [Chromium] Upgraded to 94.0.4606.81 [Panels] Customized order reset on upgrade (VB-83385) [Panels] Lack keyboard focus when opened (VB-83464) [Privacy] Do not send X-Client-Data to websites (VB-83458) [Quick commands] Sometimes selects the wrong item (VB-83362) [Translate] The dropdown list is not immediately updated […]

Let the shopping season begin! Dify Cashback by Opera is now available in Poland!

Hello everyone,  Earlier this year we announced the launch of our new brand, Dify, in Spain with the first two products: Dify Cashback and Dify Wallet. We are delighted to share that Dify Cashback is expanding to Poland! Dify Cashback is a new in-browser cashback solution with a focus on privacy, offering automatic cashback of […]

Just a few more – Vivaldi Browser snapshot 2439.41

After publicly testing here in a snapshot (to confirm that they work correctly and cause no additional regressions), these will be added to Vivaldi 4.3 stable in its first minor update. Download (2439.41) Windows: 64-bit for Win7+ | 32-bit for Win7+ macOS: 10.11+ Linux: DEB 64-bit | RPM 64-bit Linux: DEB ARM32-bit | DEB ARM64-bit […]

Vivaldi 4.3 RC 2 – Vivaldi Desktop Browser snapshot 2439.37/39

Release candidate feedback To help us get 4.3 out the door as soon as possible, please focus your feedback on serious regressions since 4.2 stable. If you want to ask about new (post 4.3) features or longstanding issues, please do so on our forums. There are also pre-release links to equivalent builds for the stable […]

Vivaldi 4.3 RC 1 – Vivaldi Desktop Browser snapshot 2439.29/32

Release candidate feedback To help us get 4.3 out the door as soon as possible, please focus your feedback on serious regressions since 4.2 stable. If you want to ask about new (post 4.3) features or longstanding issues, please do so on our forums. There are also pre-release links to equivalent builds for the stable […]

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