Our Favorite Lifehacker Posts of the Week

The 'hack shows us how to fall asleep next to your computer, rip DVDs quickly and easily, skin our Xboxes and quickly find out whether or not you have Conficker.

Gradually lower your system volume so you can fall asleep to your music
Prevent bad long distance calls with Gmail time zone
Automate your DVD ripping with Autobrake

Install iTunes without the extra Quicktime
Bumptop 3D Desktop Manager leaves beta
Customize your Xbox Media Center

50 Swanky icon sets for Macs
Easily diagnose whether or not you have Conficker

Bonus movie review: Curse of the Golden Flower was not very good.