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18 Mar/12

Modify The Appearance of Websites With Stylebot For Chrome

Modify The Appearance of Websites With Stylebot For Chrome

The first go-to services when it comes to modifying the appearance of websites are sites like userscripts.org or userstyles.org which hosts thousands of different scripts and styles that modify the appearance or functionality of sites on the Internet. But those sites are only helpful if they host a script or style that is offering the modification you are looking for. And while you likely find one for popular sites, you may come up empty handed in certain situations.That’s where the...

18 Mar/12

What Is BitDefender QuickScan

What Is BitDefender QuickScan

With threats and attacks becoming more versatile by each year, come new security tools that protect users from these threats. In the past one or two years, many security companies have started to utilize the cloud for their purposes, for instance by keeping a large portion of a software’s database in the cloud for better and faster updating.BitDefender QuickScan is a free online service by BitDefender for Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Microsoft Internet Explorer web browsers....

14 Mar/12

Offline Google Mail for Chrome

Offline Google Mail for Chrome

If you are a Google Mail user who is using the Gmail website to read emails, you know that you need a working Internet connection to access the emails. If you are not connected to the Internet, you cannot access your Gmail emails. There are options to work around this restriction, use a desktop email client for instance in addition to the online client, or use the Offline Google Mail extension for the Chrome browser.Offline Google Mail is an official extension, created by Google for users...




10 Mar/12

TabMemFree, Unload Websites In Chrome To Free Up Resources

TabMemFree, Unload Websites In Chrome To Free Up Resources

Websites that you have opened in tabs in your favorite browser use system resources as long as they are open. Some may even be active in the background. Facebook for instance displays the number of notifications in the title tab, and some other sites might play music or a video in the background. This all sums up, and if you have a lot of tabs open, you may feel the strain especially on slower systems.TabMemFree for Chrome does what BarTab did for the Firefox web browser. It automatically...

7 Mar/12

Detach Google Chat From The Browser

Detach Google Chat From The Browser

Google Chat is tightly integrated with certain Google products. This includes Google Mail for instance, where you can use the chat functionality, or Google Talk which comes with chat functionality as well.Chat for Google is an official Google Chrome extension that allows you to detach the chat interface from the web browser. It basically allows you to use Google Chat without having to keep the browser open all the time.Once you install the extension in the Chrome browser, you will notice...

4 Mar/12

Switch Between Multiple Bookmark Bars In Google Chrome

Switch Between Multiple Bookmark Bars In Google Chrome

If you are making use of the bookmarks bar in Google Chrome, you probably have noticed that it offers limited space for your important bookmarks and not the best manageability. While it is possible to remove bookmarks from the bar directly, or to add the current page as a new one, you won’t find options in the frontend to swap bookmarks around. For that, you need to open the Chrome bookmarks manager.Bookmark bar switcher is a Chrome extension that enables multiple bookmark bars in...

28 Feb/12

HTTPS Everywhere Now Warns About Encryption Weaknesses

HTTPS Everywhere Now Warns About Encryption Weaknesses

Two weeks ago a team of mathematicians and cryptographers have released a paper in which they describe a weakness in the encryption used by routers, firewalls, web services or virtual private network. The flaw, affecting only a small number of cases where the random prime number generation fails to work correctly.A new HTTPS Everywhere version released today for the Firefox web browser can detect and notify users of that encryption weakness.The Firefox add-on ships with the optional SSL...

23 Feb/12

Customize Google+ With GGGG GUI on Chrome

Customize Google+ With GGGG GUI on Chrome

I do not spend more than a few minutes of my time per day on social networking sites such as Google+, Facebook or Twitter. When I’m on there I like to get most out of the time, and that works best with extensions and tools that help me do that.GGGG Gui for the Chrome web browser is such an extension, as it lets me customize the layout of the stream and the Google+ page.When you install the extension in Chrome and visit Google+ afterwards, you will notice a new row of buttons that...

12 Apr/10

Skipscreen Ported To Google Chrome

Skipscreen Ported To Google Chrome

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Skipscreen is a popular Firefox add-on that will automatically skip unnecessary screens on file hosting websites like Rapidshare, Megaupload or Mediafire. It will automatically bypass those screens to make it easier for the user to download the hosted contents. Skipscreen has now been ported to the Google chrome web browser by another developer. The extension works exactly like the Firefox add-on except that it does not support...

2 Feb/10

Google Chrome 4 Natively Supports Greasemonkey Scripts

Google Chrome 4 Natively Supports Greasemonkey Scripts

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The biggest feature in Google Chrome 4 was without doubt the built in extension engine that allowed Chrome users to easily install and use extensions. What the developers forgot to mention in the release announcement was that Greasemonkey userscript support was also added to the web browser. Userscripts are small scripts that change elements on the website. They can remove elements, e.g. backgrounds or advertisement and add new...