Have you opened your VLC Player today? Well if not, we suggest you do. They have a hidden Easter egg which displays a new VLC icon with Santa’s hat to users.
Some users have also reported that they see the same logo in the taskbar icon, but no such luck for me on Windows 7. Did you see the the Christmas logo in VLC?
We will keep looking for more Easter eggs popping up on our desktop and let you know about them as and when we see them.
We have earlier posted 20 Abstract Wallpapers for your iPhone 3GS. Now we are presenting 20 Beautiful Christmas Wallpapers for iPhone 3GS. Download link is given at the end of the post. We have included some bonus wallpapers as well. Check out the preview below.
Recently, we have posted “Maemo Theme” for Symbian S60 5th Edition phones. Now we are presenting an exclusive Christmas Theme for Symbian S60 devices. Check out the screenshots and supported phones list below:
5320 XpressMusic, 5700 XpressMusic, 6110 Navigator, 6120 Classic, 6121 Classic, 6124 classic, 6210 Navigator, 6220 classic, 6290, N71, N73, N75, N76, N78, N79, N81, N81 8GB, N85, N82, N92, N93, N93i, N95, N95 8GB, N95-3NAM, N96, 5800 Xpress Music, N97, i8910, Samsung Omnia HD, 5530
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After covering some really awesome Christmas Wallpapers, awesome Christmas Icons, social networking Christmas icons, Free Christmas Songs from Amazon, iTunes Holiday Pack Mp3, Twitter Christmas themes, Firefox Christmas themes and personas, Windows 7 Christmas themes and Windows XP Christmas themes, here are some really good Christmas and New Year screensavers.
New Free Screensavers has a huge list of Christmas and New Year screensavers. We tested the screensavers personally and they do not contain any spyware or adware. Download Free Screensavers.
Good Santa Screensaver This is another free Christmas screensaver which you can download and use on your computer. It features Santa in the screensaver.
More Screensavers? We will keep this list updated regularly to add new screensavers to the list, so bookmark this page to check on the updates in the future.
We have tested the screensavers and it should work fine on Windows 7 and earlier versions of Windows.
Would you like to listen to some nice Christmas music while you are surfing the web? The Christmas radio Google Chrome Extension will come in handy. Christmas Radio extension for Google Chrome plays Christmas Songs from Sky.fm.
Once you install the extension, you can play the songs unobtrusively by using a icon in the toolbar. You can toggle the radio on or off by clicking on the icon.
Techie Buzz Verdict
Christmas Radio is simple to to use and good on the ears. You can play and pause music with the click of a button. However, it would be great if the developer added options to play music from different Internet radio channels.
Ratings: 3/5 (Good)
Download Christmas Radio for Chrome
Previously we did a roundup of some of the Best Christmas themes for Windows 7. However those themes will not work on Windows XP. In this post you will find Christmas themes/theme pack which can be installed and used on Windows XP computers.
Themes do not work out of the box on Windows XP, you will have to apply some patches before you can install a them on XP. The download page contains links to download patches for your computer, make sure to apply them before you use the themes.
Download Christmas Themes for Windows XP
Few days back we told you about Amazon giving away free Christmas Carols MP3 downloads. Looks like Apple does not want to be left behind too. Apple is offering users an opportunity to sample Christmas and Holiday season songs from popular artists.
You can download 20 Christmas and Holiday songs for free for a week. Songs include O Come All ye Faithful by Amy Grant, Silent Night by Sarah McLachlan, We Wish You A Merry Christmas by Weezer and more.
If you are looking to download more free Christmas Carol songs, head over to the Amazon MP3 store.
iTunes Holiday Sampler
Rarely do we promote paid products on this site, but when our favorite Nokia and Symbian Smartphone theme developer PiZero came up with a Christmas 2009 theme for Nokia and Symbian smartphones, we could not resist.
PiZero is selling an excellent Christmas theme for Nokia and Symbian phones for 1.99 Euros. All the sales proceeds will be donated to Unicef foundation. The theme works on both Symbian S60v5 (touch phones) and Nokia S60v3 devices.
The theme will be on sale till January 6th, 2010. So go ahead and celebrate the Christmas season by getting a wonderful Christmas theme and donating money to a good cause.
If you are looking for free themes for Nokia and Symbian Smartphones, checkout some really cool themes from PiZero we covered earlier.
All themes work on both Symbian S60v5 and Symbian S60v3 devices.
Purchase Christmas Theme for Nokia and Symbian Smartphones
Amazon MP3 Store has a great deal for Christmas. You can download 29 Christmas MP3 songs and carols for absolutely free from Amazon.
Some of the songs include Christmas Tree by Lady GaGa, Silent Night by Sixpence None the Richer, Oh Come Emmanuel by Aliqua, Joy to the World by Stroudavarious Orchestra among others.
All of the 29 songs are available as free downloads, you don’t have to pay a penny, so go ahead and download some great Christmas songs, courtesy Amazon.
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Just came across another Christmas Theme pack for Windows 7 which many users would love. This theme pack consists of 18 HD wallpapers, a Christmas icon pack, and a Christmas Fireplace Screensaver.
The Christmas icons definitely add some cuteness to this theme. In addition to that, you also get 3 sounds which are related to Christmas and a Fireplace Screensaver.
Download Christmas Theme Pack