New York Skyline Windows 7 Theme


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New York Skyline Windows 7 Theme is dedicated to the incredible skyline of New York city which is known for it’s iconic skyscrapers. New York is the most populous city in the United States and is one of the most iconic metropolitan cities in the world. New York has been synonymous with skyscrapers and rapid development since the 20th century. New York City also called by many as the City of New York or often only New York is part of the state of New York. It is also regarded as the cultural capital of the world and has been a dream destination for people all around the world. It is also one of the most densely populated regions of the world with a population of over 8 million in just 305 square miles. This population density is also one of the main reasons why the city has a high density of skyscrapers. In fact, New York city had held the record of the tallest buildings in the world for a major part (1908 – 1973) of the 20th century. The first such skyscraper which held the record for world’s tallest building was the 47-story Singer Building (demolished later in 1968 to make way for One Liberty Plaza) completed in 1908 as the headquarters of the Singer Sewing Machine Manufacturing Company. However, it was surpassed the next year by another New York skyscraper Metropolitan Life Insurance Company Tower which held on the record for more than three years until it was surpassed by the 57 story Woolworth Building in 1913. The Woolworth Building remained the world’s tallest building for the next 17 years when it was surpassed by the 70 story Bank of Manhattan Trust building (also known as 40 Wall Street or the Trump Building) in 1930. However, the Bank of Manhattan Trust building held on the world’s tallest record for only about a month or so before it was surpassed by the Chrysler Building which was completed the same year. In 1931, after holding on to the record for 11 months, Chrysler Building was surpassed by another iconic 102 story skyscraper Empire State Building. Both these buildings were created to conform with the 1916 Zoning Resolution which required setback in new buildings, and restricted towers to a percentage of the lot size, to allow sunlight to reach the New York streets below. Empire State Building held the record of the world’s tallest building for the next forty years till the World Trade Center (destroyed in 2001) surpassed it in 1972. The WTC held the record for more than a year before the Sears Tower (now renamed as Willis Tower) in Chicago surpassed it in 1973. Sears Tower held the record for the next 25 years but WTC towers had more floors (at 110) than any other building in the world. This number was not surpassed until the advent of the Burj Khalifa, which opened in 2010. Other iconic skyscrapers of New York include the Bank of America Tower (2008), New York Times Building (2007), American International Building (1932), Citigroup Center (1977), 8 Spruce Street (2010), Trump World Tower (2001), GE Building (1930), CitySpire Center (1987), One Chase Manhattan Plaza (1961), Condé Nast Building (1999), MetLife Building (1963), Bloomberg Tower (2005) and Times Square Tower (2004). Many of the New York skyscrapers were constructed primarily in the two decades of rapid infrastructure development 1930s and 2000s. Most of the skyscrapers are concentrated in the city’s Manhattan borough (mainly in Midtown Manhattan and Lower Manhattan). Empire State Building is the tallest skyscraper in the city since 2001 though it will be surpassed by the under-construction One World Trade Center on completion. All these skyscrapers have been symbolic to the New York city and it’s skyline for the last 100 years. This theme contains 10 HQ backgrounds of New York skyline. All of them are of 1920 x 1200 pixels and will fit very well into computer screens of nearly all resolutions. Hope you like this theme too and please keep sending us your feedback and requests. 🙂

Theme Name: New York Skyline
Number of backgrounds: 10
Best Fit Upto: 1920 x 1200 pixels

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23 Responses

  1. Faiz says:

    What a lovely theme! Thanks a lot! And highly appreciated you considered my request for Times Square theme. Thanks! 🙂

    • W7ThemeGuru says:

      Thanks Faiz for the appreciation and great to know that you liked it so much. We will surely keep the Times Square request in mind too in the future. 🙂

  2. Yona says:

    This site is simply the best of the bests….It is a whole free package satisfies our needs with awsome themes…..thanks team

  3. Farhad says:

    cool this is beautifull and i like it very mach

  4. Farhad says:

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  7. amier_iraqi says:

    thx for the amazing theme good jop man keep on 🙂

  8. Jeet says:

    Hi… i have seen your work….& i like it very much…. you make theme on the request of the subscriber demand….so can you make theme of Lord Krishna for my window 7…i will be more thankful if you do this for me…. Thank you

  9. Igor Ribeiro says:

    Olá, sou do Brasil, moro no Rio .. ainda não domino completamento o inglês , então deixarei em português mesmo, depois só traduzir ” ) mesmo assim fiz questão de deixar aqui meu comentário, agradecendo e elogiando o site, já até anexei na minha barra de favoritos :B gosto muito dos temas de vocês, e gostei bastante desse. Um abraço daqui do Brasil, continuarei visitando o site e baixando temas, baixei um bem legal no halloween aliás.

    • W7ThemeGuru says:

      Graças Igor Ribeiro por seu comentário impressionante e muito bom saber que você gosta de nossos temas. Nós amamos o Brasil também que nunca foram lá fisicamente. Recebemos um monte de solicitações de usuários brasileiros e tema vai certamente continuar a criar novos temas dedicados ao Brasil. Obrigado por comentar e espero criar temas muito mais para o seu belo país em um futuro próximo. Eu não sei Português e esperamos que a tradução automática faz sentido. 🙂

  10. Igor Ribeiro says:

    Sim , sim , consegui entender , agora é minha vez de traduzir ( risos ). Que bom que os brasileiros estão participativos nesse ótimo trabalho que vocês realizam. Que bom também que gostou do meu comentário . Tenho certeza que sim , eu vi um de São Paulo , aliás acredito que os jogos que serão realizados aqui irão render belas imagens ao site , fato é que até lá estarei aqui conferindo e curtindo os temas de vocês . Parabéns pelo sucesso do site , afinal vocês estão ultrapassando fronteiras , eu sou prova disso.

    Yes, yes, I could understand … Now it’s my turn to translate (laughs). How nice that Brazilians are participatory in that great work you do. Glad you also liked my comment. Yes I’m sure I saw one of São Paulo, in fact I believe that games will be conducted here will render beautiful images to the site, the fact is that there’ll be checking here and enjoying the themes of you. Congratulations on the success of the site, you are finally surpassing boundaries, I’m proof of that.

    • W7ThemeGuru says:

      Thanks Igor both for your comment as well as for the translation. We will definitely be bringing a lot more themes dedicated to Brazil. 🙂

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