Win7: Changing the “Shut Down” Button

OK, this might be the lamest tip ever, but did you know that you can change the default setting for the “Shut Down” button in the Windows 7 Start Menu? Just right-click the Shut Down button, select “Properties” and choose whichever action you’d prefer from the drop-down box:


Kind of nifty, especially if you use a pre-Windows key keyboard like myself:


Top 10 Tunes

Kind of an odd week this week, as tunes from my recent Vegas trip dominate the Top 10. And so, from the home office in London, here’s the Top 10 song chart for the week ending April 15, 2012:

1) Elvis Presley – “A Little Less Conversation (JXL remix)”
2) Saint Etienne – “He’s on the Phone (Eurodance Mix)”
3) Alizée – “J’En Ai Marre”
4) Binary Finary – “2000 (Original mix)”
5) The Lonely Island (with Akon) – “I Just Had Sex”
6) The Stranglers – “Golden Brown”
7) Sex Pistols – “God Save The Queen”
8) Blondie – “Dreaming”
9) Kim Carnes – “Bette Davis Eyes”
10) New Order – “Subculture”

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Amber Heard

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From Wikipedia:

Amber Laura Heard (born April 22, 1986) is an American actress and model. She played the lead and title character in All the Boys Love Mandy Lane, which debuted at the Toronto International Film Festival in 2006. Heard’s first starring role came in 2007 on the CW television show Hidden Palms. Her breakthrough came in 2008 with roles in Never Back Down and Pineapple Express. In 2009, Heard starred in The Stepfather and also had a small role in the horror-comedy Zombieland. She next starred in The Joneses and And Soon the Darkness (both 2010), John Carpenter’s The Ward, alongside Nicolas Cage in Drive Angry, and alongside Johnny Depp in The Rum Diary.

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Alysha Nett

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From her website:

Alysha Nett is one of the most sought after models in the business. Based out of Philadelphia, she creates strong, concise images with her own exceptional style. While traveling throughout the U.S., she has worked with some of the best and most talented photographers, make-up artists, and styling teams. With a strong internet presence, she has been featured in many web publications, on popular blogs, in print, and on television.

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