One of the Windows Vista Ultimate "extras" is a new feature called "DreamScene." This provides scenic background wallpaper with a new flourish - video effects. It's very cool, as this video shows. The big question is how much of a resource hog it is. TechRepublic will be giving it a try and will report on the results.
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Jason Hiner is Global Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and Global Long Form Editor of ZDNet. He's co-author of the book, Follow the Geeks.