What's on your desktop

Message boards : Cafe SETI : What's on your desktop

To post messages, you must log in.

1 · 2 · Next

AuthorMessage
Profile Allie in Vancouver
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 16 Mar 07
Posts: 3949
Credit: 1,604,668
RAC: 0
Canada
Message 1192003 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 17:28:27 UTC

It has been awhile since we had one of these treads, so time for a new one:

What's your desktop wallpaper?

At present, I'm:



But I've a steampunk themed shoot coming up in a few weeks, so been thinking about switching to this one, for planning inspiration:



Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.

Albert Einstein
ID: 1192003 · Report as offensive
Profile Bill Walker
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 4 Sep 99
Posts: 3868
Credit: 2,697,267
RAC: 0
Canada
Message 1192004 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 17:39:09 UTC
Last modified: 6 Feb 2012, 17:42:21 UTC

I rotate through airplane photos, changing every week or two. I select them on historical interest, or plain beauty, or, in this case, some of both.

ID: 1192004 · Report as offensive
Scarecrow

Send message
Joined: 15 Jul 00
Posts: 4520
Credit: 486,601
RAC: 0
United States
Message 1192005 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 17:39:33 UTC

What's on your desktop

Butt prints and Oreo crumbs. OH! The computer desktop! Silly me.


Desktop #1


Desktop #2
ID: 1192005 · Report as offensive
AndyJ
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 17 Aug 02
Posts: 248
Credit: 27,380,797
RAC: 0
United Kingdom
Message 1192010 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 17:56:02 UTC - in response to Message 1192003.  
Last modified: 6 Feb 2012, 18:04:10 UTC



This, at the mo. In Hi-Res.

Regards,

A
ID: 1192010 · Report as offensive
Profile Dimly Lit Lightbulb 😀
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 30 Aug 08
Posts: 14442
Credit: 2,944,108
RAC: 97
United Kingdom
Message 1192016 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 18:31:03 UTC

What's your desktop wallpaper?

Destiny in flight.

ID: 1192016 · Report as offensive
Profile celttooth
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 21 Nov 99
Posts: 26503
Credit: 27,911,089
RAC: 746
Canada
Message 1192027 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 19:33:26 UTC

She is on the Laptop, and the media machines.
sorry about the size.....

ID: 1192027 · Report as offensive
AndyJ
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 17 Aug 02
Posts: 248
Credit: 27,380,797
RAC: 0
United Kingdom
Message 1192028 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 19:39:47 UTC

But of course, in the office.....



Regards,

A
ID: 1192028 · Report as offensive
Sirius B
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 26 Dec 00
Posts: 15944
Credit: 2,209,018
RAC: 819
Ireland
Message 1192046 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 20:45:33 UTC

Currently.....


ID: 1192046 · Report as offensive
AndyJ
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 17 Aug 02
Posts: 248
Credit: 27,380,797
RAC: 0
United Kingdom
Message 1192050 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 20:55:25 UTC - in response to Message 1192046.  

Careful, do not bump into the monitor, or they will all fall over. ;-)
Regards,

A


ID: 1192050 · Report as offensive
Profile Bernie Vine
Volunteer moderator
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 26 May 99
Posts: 8781
Credit: 45,561,180
RAC: 14,283
United Kingdom
Message 1192061 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 21:13:00 UTC
Last modified: 6 Feb 2012, 21:15:08 UTC

I have a dual monitor setup and my desktop is currently this:

[img]
"Sometimes it is the people no one imagines anything of who do the things that no one can imagine."
ID: 1192061 · Report as offensive
AndyJ
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 17 Aug 02
Posts: 248
Credit: 27,380,797
RAC: 0
United Kingdom
Message 1192086 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 22:33:01 UTC - in response to Message 1192061.  

Good one Bernie. Impressive.

Regards,

A
ID: 1192086 · Report as offensive
Profile zoom314
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 30 Nov 03
Posts: 57912
Credit: 42,207,351
RAC: 13,326
United States
Message 1192099 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 23:05:25 UTC

Here's My desktop, I even have the Quick Launch activated on Win 7 Pro x64 too:


Join the Resistance!!
ID: 1192099 · Report as offensive
John McLeod VII
Volunteer developer
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 15 Jul 99
Posts: 24806
Credit: 756,505
RAC: 16
United States
Message 1192108 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 23:32:56 UTC

It depends on the monitor.

My laptop currently has a group photo of some Cub Scouts.

The desktops have a wall paper changer that grabs from National Geographic photos.


BOINC WIKI
ID: 1192108 · Report as offensive
Profile zoom314
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 30 Nov 03
Posts: 57912
Credit: 42,207,351
RAC: 13,326
United States
Message 1192113 - Posted: 6 Feb 2012, 23:47:56 UTC - in response to Message 1192108.  

Ah yes, the Blue Plague. ;)

Join the Resistance!!
ID: 1192113 · Report as offensive
John McLeod VII
Volunteer developer
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 15 Jul 99
Posts: 24806
Credit: 756,505
RAC: 16
United States
Message 1192123 - Posted: 7 Feb 2012, 0:18:28 UTC - in response to Message 1192113.  

Ah yes, the Blue Plague. ;)

Not a single one of them is wearing blue... Pack T-Shirts were the uniform of the day (yellow).


BOINC WIKI
ID: 1192123 · Report as offensive
Profile Bill Walker
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 4 Sep 99
Posts: 3868
Credit: 2,697,267
RAC: 0
Canada
Message 1192710 - Posted: 9 Feb 2012, 2:40:51 UTC

Time for a change. Going for obscure historical this time.



ID: 1192710 · Report as offensive
Profile zoom314
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 30 Nov 03
Posts: 57912
Credit: 42,207,351
RAC: 13,326
United States
Message 1192711 - Posted: 9 Feb 2012, 3:01:46 UTC - in response to Message 1192710.  

Time for a change. Going for obscure historical this time.


Not that obscure, It's a Canadian Mapleleaf II...

Join the Resistance!!
ID: 1192711 · Report as offensive
musicplayer

Send message
Joined: 17 May 10
Posts: 1787
Credit: 842,842
RAC: 0
Message 1192731 - Posted: 9 Feb 2012, 4:32:21 UTC
Last modified: 9 Feb 2012, 4:33:14 UTC

I have this one for starters. Maybe I could use this one as my avatar or what else it is called (compare with VW Bobier, previously).

ID: 1192731 · Report as offensive
Profile Gnu
Volunteer tester
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 27 Nov 03
Posts: 2051
Credit: 219,615
RAC: 107
United Kingdom
Message 1193050 - Posted: 10 Feb 2012, 1:18:02 UTC



Remember...Always look on the bright side of life.....
ID: 1193050 · Report as offensive
Profile The Simonator
Avatar

Send message
Joined: 18 Nov 04
Posts: 5692
Credit: 2,964,914
RAC: 1,158
United Kingdom
Message 1193460 - Posted: 11 Feb 2012, 0:56:05 UTC

Much assorted clutter; a half-dozen half-finished half-forgotten reports and articles, a twix, a bottle of Covonia, two watches, a permanent marker, three University access cards, a waterproof camera that wasn't, some ibuprofen tablets, various pens and pencils of indeterminate usability, a hole punch that won't, sheet music for Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet, several indelible coffee-mug-sized brown halos, a 6-inch flick knife, a paper plate, a pair of snipe-nosed pliers, a laminator that doesn't, some chocolate coins that went off several christmases ago, ear plugs, condoms, stereo remote control that can't, a coffee mug whose contents are beginning to evolve, anti-perspirant that isn't, the remnants of several gismos pulled apart to see how they work causing them not to, a diver's rope cutter, a blowtorch and a number of other items whose purpose and reason for being i've long since forgotten.
Life on earth is the global equivalent of not storing things in the fridge.
ID: 1193460 · Report as offensive
1 · 2 · Next

Message boards : Cafe SETI : What's on your desktop


 
©2017 University of California
 
SETI@home and Astropulse are funded by grants from the National Science Foundation, NASA, and donations from SETI@home volunteers. AstroPulse is funded in part by the NSF through grant AST-0307956.