It’s that time of year again! The time when we go around when we go around doing last-minute shopping, spend time with friends and family, and remember Christ’s birth.
Programs tend to be more or less the same all year round, but a couple of them change depending on the time of year, especially for Christmas.
From December 18 to January 1, VLC media player‘s striped orange cone sports a Santa hat.
The falling penguin on the right side serves as a countdown meter and will fly up like Superman if you cancel the countdown by pressing a key.
While Xsnow doesn’t change depending on the time of year, it can give your desktop a more festive feel.
It may or may not work with modern compositing window managers, but it’s worth a shot.
Do you know any other programs that change for the holidays? Should programs change depending on the time of year? Let us know in the comments!