Christmas is arriving and now is the time to gear up your freshly installed Ubuntu 9.10 Karmic Koala system with a Christmas theme for Ubuntu. As always, I am providing a wallpaper, a login screen, an icon pack and a theme for the window manager.
The wallpapers for this theme are taken from Gnome-Look, and I came across more than one of them. So here are the two I selected for you.
Our Tux is also in festive mood in this wallpaper. Get the wallpaper here.
This next one is a blue wallpaper.
Get the blue Christmas wallpaper here.
Here is another good gaming deal for Nintendo lovers. Toys R Us is offering users a 15% discount on Nintendo DSi Holiday Bundle, which also includes some preinstalled games from Brain Age Collection.
The retail price of Nintendo DSi is $169, however you can apply the coupon code 931072 to get a 15% discount on the bundle, bringing the cost down to $144.
In addition to that, you can also get an additional discount of $10 if you use Google Checkout for the first time, which will bring the total cost down to $134. You will have to pay for shipping and handling though.
As a added deal, if you buy the DSi system, DSi starter kit and a Nintendo T-shirt, you will get an additional $25 discount.
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Gmail users can spread some Christmas love by sending out real cards to anyone in the United States for a limited time.
To send out Christmas cards using snail mail, visit the Gmail Holiday Card page and enter the details and address of the recipient.
Currently Gmail will be sending out only limited number of cards, and as far as we can tell, it is limited to one per email address, but you can try to send out more. Don’t forget to say thanks to Santa, err the Gmail Elf for sending out your free Christmas card.
If you are not able to send out a Christmas card using snail mail, you can always checkout our list of free website to send out Christmas greetings or create your own personalized Christmas cards using a excellent freeware.
We are back with another Ultimate List. This time around we will be presenting some excellent Christmas themes for Windows 7. Applying Themes in Windows 7 is very easy, just download the Themepack file, and double click on it to apply the theme to Windows 7.
You might also want to checkout some of the other Best Windows 7 Themes you can download and use for free.
Please note: Some download links will directly download the .themepack file to your PC.
Twinkle Wish Windows 7 Theme from Microsoft
Download Theme (direct download)
Windows 7 Christmas Theme
Want to dress up your Windows 7 to match the Christmas season? You are in a luck, a Windows Club user has just released a new theme pack for Windows 7.
The Windows 7 Christmas theme pack contains 5 wallpapers, 3 of which have been created by the forum user. Installing the Christmas theme pack is very easy. Just download the .themepack file and double click on it to apply the theme to Windows 7.
Want more? Check out the Ultimate List of High Quality Christmas Wallpapers for Desktop and Mac.
Download Windows 7 Christmas Theme Pack
Christmas is nearly here! Well, almost anyway. For those of us [who are bloggers] who consider the arrival of winter as being synonymous with Christmas, here are a few themes to spice up that blog.
Merry Christmas 1:
A simple 2-columned WordPress Theme with a cheerful Christmas-themed header!
Merry Christmas 2:
A very well made WordPress theme with nifty features and a very pretty color combination. Download and tweak it to your heart’s content!
Want to show off the Christmas spirit on your Twitter profile? Well, you have landed in the right place. Here are some of the best Christmas Twitter themes you will find on the Internet.
This list, like our other Ultimate Lists will me maintained and updated regularly as and when we come across new Twitter Christmas themes. If you do not know how to update your theme on Twitter, you might want to check our earlier post about Twitter Christmas themes or read our tutorial on How To Add Custom Themes/Background to your Twitter Profile.
Want to take it one step further? Read our extensive tutorial on how you can create your own personalized Twitter theme and use it as your Twitter background.
Merry Christmas Twitter Theme
A really good Twitter Christmas Theme called Merry Christmas from Twitter Gallery. Download Here.
Mistletoe Twitter Christmas Theme
Don’t expect kisses when someone visits your twitter profile. However, why not give it a try with the Mistletoe twitter Christmas background theme. Download here.
Personas are the lightweight version of themes. All they consist of are two pictures one for the header and one for the footer and some changes in the Firefox menu text. Since they are so easy to make and share, there are countless Personas now for Firefox. Since we are in the business of making everything Christmas themed this time of the year, here are some fabulous Christmas Personas for Firefox!
Christmas Angel Choir
A very simple and white Persona with three small and pretty angel-lings praying in the top right. Cute!
There seem to be quite a few blue-based Personas. This is one of them with a Blue Christmas tree and Merry Christmaswritten across the header.
Pink instead of red and Christmas symbols all across the striped header and footer. Funky!
You have Christmas-ified your blog, so why should your browser be any different? In keeping with the red, green and gold colors of the season, here are some Firefox themes that will make browsing in the month of December charming and delightful!
Xmas 1.1 (For Firefox 3.0):
A cute and light Christmas theme, although it works best on Windows. However, it does not have support for Firefox 3.5, and users are clamoring for this support since this theme is really good. Check it out!
Gradient Xmas (for Firefox 3.0)
Yet another Firefox 3.0 only theme. This one is subtle and elegant with its use of colors and gradients. Hopefully this too will have Firefox 3.5 support in the near future!
Tinseltown (For Firefox 3.5)
A colorful and cutesy Christmas theme that finds a place in many people’s hearts. This is one of the best Xmas themes out there!
As you might already been noticing, we are already covering some good things for our Christmas Specials, so that you can change the icons of your desktop or add some nice high quality Christmas social networking icons to your website.
The first thing that you see when you start your computer is your desktop, so we decided to feature some really high quality Christmas desktop wallpapers, which you can download and use for free. (Click on the images to download the wallpapers)
Download High Quality Christmas Wallpapers