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How to change the background color in Windows Photo Viewer

I’m still looking for a way to change the background color of the Windows 10 Photos APP, but this did work for the standard Windows Photo Viewer that came with Windows 7 and up…

When you open a picture file in Windows Photo Viewer the default background color is [off]-white. This is just fine in most use cases. But you might find yourself in a situation where your picture is very

Source: How to change the background color in Windows Photo Viewer – Super User

eero – Finally, WiFi that works

eero is the world’s first home WiFi system. A set of three eeros covers the typical home. They work in perfect unison to deliver hyper-fast, super-stable WiFi to every square foot. It’s simple to set up. Easy to manage. And gets better over time with new features and improved performance. Stream video, get work done, or swipe right in any room — not just next to your router. Finally. WiFi that actually works.

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Microsoft Flow Preview

New preview service from Microsoft similar to IFTTT…

Automate tasks by integrating your favorite apps with Microsoft Flow. Make
repetitive tasks easy with workflow automation.

I would love to work with this camera!

…Just need a little more disposable income!

Meet the world’s first multi-aperture computational camera. The Light L16 Camera uses breakthrough optics design with the most advanced imaging engine ever created to give you the control of a DSLR with the convenience of a smartphone. With 16 individual cameras, 10 of them firing simultaneously, the L16 captures the detail of your shot at multiple fixed focal lengths. Then the images are computationally fused to create an incredible high-quality final image with up to 52 megapixel resolution.

How To Use Google Chrome

I only use Chrome for working on the Web, including multiple Chrome devices (Chromebook, Chromebox, Chromebase, Chromecast) and I already use many of these tricks. The one about muting individual tabs will be a new addition though!

It’s not 1995 anymore. You don’t have to live tied to the clunky browser that came pre-installed on your computer. You have complete browser freedom, and on top of that, you can completely customize it to do your bidding, especially if you’re using Google Chrome. Chrome perfectly syncs with

Source: How To Use Google Chrome

Pop-Art: Frosted Han Solo · Falcontoys · Online Store Powered by Storenvy

I “grew-up” on Pop-Tarts — which pretty much just means that my mom always put one in my school lunch — and this cool!  I think a dark chocolate frosting would have worked better!

The Pop-Art: Frosted Han Solo figure will be available Friday, August 28th for $30 plus shipping at 5 PM CST. Each non-articulated figure is carded in a re-sealable Falcontoys clamshell. The Frosted Han Solo (in)action figure is cast in resin and hand painted.

Source: Pop-Art: Frosted Han Solo · Falcontoys · Online Store Powered by Storenvy

UO Smart Beam LASER Projector

LASER projectors have been on the market for a few years, but never this affordable.  Would love to try this one out!

From the manufacturer:

The smallest HD Laser Projector in the world. HD, wireless, auto-focus with a built-in speaker. Don’t sacrifice quality for portability. Come check out the UO Smart Beam Laser Projector.

Source: UO Smart Beam