Tag Archives: Firefox Add-ons and Extensions

Simplest way to read ePub files on Windows, Linux or Mac

Read ePub files on Windows Linux and Mac for free

ePub is a file extension is a free and open e-book standard by the International Digital Publishing Forum (IDPF), is also written as ePUB, epub, EPub etc. ePub actually is short form of Electronic Publication. Several eBook readers support ePub format books. You can read more about ePub here. If you want to read ePub files on your computer, here ...

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All-round weather report for any Location – AniWeather

Comprehensive Weather report for today and next 5 days with AniWeather Firefox and Chrome add-on

If you are interested in getting a detailed weather report for your location, there are several ways to do it; here is a simple way to get an all-round weather report, for any location. AniWeather is a Google Chrome extension, which can be used to get full details, i.e. temperature, humidity, wind speed, etc. for any location instantaneously. When installed ...

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How to send links from desktop to your Android Phone

Send links to Andrioid Phone

Some websites require you to browse them through your Mobile device to get the complete experience. Send to Phone and Chrome to Phone are two extension for Firefox and Chrome browsers which helps you in doing so. Both of theses extension can be used to share links of YouTube, Maps or any other website using the Android’s Cloud to Device Messaging service. ...

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Quickly Copy Short URL of any page

Copy Short URL

Most of the websites now come along with their own URL shortener for example WordPress hosted and standalone sites use wp.me as URL shortner.Similarly other sites like Flickr etc have too.  These Short URL is mentioned as one of the meta tags in Web page header. For example see the below image Copy Short URL is a Firefox Add-on which copies ...

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Find the lowest price for products you want to buy

Invisible hand Amazon

I remember when I was a kid, My dad getting into 3-4 shops to find out which shop is offering the lowest price. Well we do it still today in India as online shopping is not to so common but if you are in UK,  US or Germany Invisible Hand can just help you out. When you are websites which ...

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How to Check If Your Website Is Blocked In China or Not

China Channel

China Channel is a Firefox add-on which is built to give users outside china an experience how it feels when you are surfing within China.  This plugin routes all internet traffic to computers on the inside of the Chinese firewall, allowing web surfers to experience an Internet identical to that of Chinese.   Once installed you will need to select China Channel and then click ...

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Ultimate Guide to Mozilla Firefox Collection

Mozilla Addon Collector

Finally Firefox / Mozilla community has unleashed the most deadly feature which will change the way Firefox Add-ons used to spread out in community. They call it as Mozilla Firefox Add-on Collector. This is another Add-on which can be used with Firefox to manage collection of extension which you use with Firefox and it is directly linked with your account ...

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Track unused tabs by colours : Aging tabs

We all use tabs when it comes to browsers but have you ever imagined how many tabs you have which is open for a long time and you had forgotten about it ? Reasons could be many, I might like to refer it sometimes later, I keep it open all the time etc. However if you feel like you do ...

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Display time of different cities in the Browser

Here comes an awesome Firefox plugin which lets you display clock of different cities around the world in your status bar ( this is configurable ). So if you hate double clicking the clock and then look around for time zones, this is an excellent utility. By default it shows around 3 to 4 clock in the status bar but ...

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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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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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TidyRead renders better readability of Webpages

TidyRead is another new entrant in the huge list of Firefox add-ons; this add-on allows you to view the webpage with better readability and that too without any ads on the page. Here is a snapshot of Ashish’s Post “How to find information of any company in any country”, without and with the TidyRead add-on. As shown in the snapshot ...

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