I’ve noticed a couple of different desktops popping up that have devised different sections for the ever-difficult process of keeping your desktop from becoming overwhelmingly disorganized. I really like this “six grid desktop” found via thegrid.org.
There’s a nice casual, human touch to the one from Veer,
These are the best designed ones I’ve come across…the other ones I googled for tested my gag reflex.
I’m currently testing out the six grid one, and I’m liking what it’s doing.