Browsers

Keywords in Firefox bookmark can open sites in one hit

This is probably the most useful feature in Firefox bookmarking system. If you have attached a keyword with any of the url, typing that and hitting enter in Firefox address bar will open it instantly. It seems that keyword get more emphasis over the keywords of URL title tag ( the one which you  see on the browsers top left) ...

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Open links in any of the browsers you want : Browser Tray Switch

As browsers become much more secure and powerful, I see more and more people using 2-3 browsers along with their favorite one. Even if you ask them they might not accept but yes we have started using different browsers for different purpose and this always gives us a choice to switch to any if we want. Also you must have ...

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How to find load time of addons / Extensions in Internet Explorer

There are lot of friends of mine who complained that IE 8 was bit slow for them even if I had convinced them that if you love IE ,IE 8 is best of all its previous versions. On further checking on their IE installation I accidentally find that the slowness of IE 8 was because of Extensions  or Addons. How ...

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Backup & restore Everything of any browser

I am a person who uses all the browser and each for different reasons. Some for just mails and some for just browsing and stumbling.  This practice also leads to scattered bookmarking which has to be retained but never need to come at one place. So when I do restore things back or sync between computers, I need a way ...

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Firefox : Managing browsing history and cookie management is easy now

Recent update in Firefox 3.5 has changed in many areas. Two of this which caught my attention and I find it very useful are Cleaning up browsing history and Cookie Management. Cleaning up browsing history Though in private browsing lets you keep away from getting tracked to all those sites ( No did not mean porn, people are pretty bold ...

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Quickly Switch between proxies in browsers

Its a common scenario that we switch from one network to another many a times. At home, then we move to work and then again we move to friends network. And if you have different proxy for each of the network, it is a big time issue of changing your proxy configuration every time. I was lucky enough to find ...

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Block a site from Browsing History

These days Browsers do provide an option called as In private browsing which lets you anonymously browse any site without getting tracked i.e. nobody can find if you visited a site from History of URLS stored. However the only problem is you need to switch to that mode every time. An option to this problem is a firefox extension, History ...

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Watch videos online, while working with other applications

If you are one of those people who love watching videos online, this is something awesome for you. Double Vision is a Web browser, which has the capability to play videos from in a transparent mode. While watching a video in transparent (i.e. Double Vision) mode you can actually interact with the other program running in Background. This can be ...

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Fireshot : Free Alternative to Screenshot / Screen Capture softwares

Snagit is probably the best tool to create screenshot but if you are looking for some free tool, Fireshot addon for IE and Firefrox is worth it. This addon is a complete screenshot manager which allows you to take screenshots of visible area or entire page and then lets you add annotations, text, marking, shapes, lines which is supported by ...

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Find social profiles in seconds

Its pretty common practice that any time you meet a new person on internet you would like to have some background check to find where the person is involved online so you can find more about him. Until now we had been doing it manually, picking link from one place or the other but now Madgex labs has come out ...

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Sort Chrome Bookmarks

Chrome Bookmarks sorter is an external program which allows you to sort all your bookmarked sites in Chrome browser in either ascending or descending  and also if you like it can arrange it into folder structure or according to date.It works both with folders and direct book marks. I liked this tool a lot more because of the idea.  Imagine ...

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Gift a wardrobe to your Firefox with Personas

Personas for Firefox is a Firefox add-on, using which you can dress up your Firefox with different skins. Have a look at the collection of some skins. Looks great, isn’t it? This is a simple and easy to use add-on, simply install it and later you can access the options for Personas for Firefox under the Tools tab, as shown ...

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