How safe is Orkut for my children? Are my kids sharing personal contact information with strangers whom they meet on the Internet? Can I block orkut and other websites like Facebook and Myspace on the home computer.
Web Browser Add-ons, Themes and Extensions.
When you resize text on a web page, Firefox will automatically resize all the images present on that page in the same proportion.
Unhide Password is a simple Firefox extension that reveals all passwords by displaying them in plain text instead of the normal asterisks.
Tiny URLs redirect you to another web page but you can’t tell what website they link to by looking at the link. Long URL Please converts short urls to their originals.
list.it, or the Latitudinal Information Scrap Trapper that Indexes Things, is a small, simple note-keeping Firefox extension designed by MIT researchers to help you manage the tons of little information bits you need to keep track of each day.
Find-and-Replace is an invaluable feature that most text-editors provide. Unfortunately while using Firefox for editing tasks, there is no such native alternative.
Researchers at SecTheory have come up with an interesting observation – they say that Firefox plug-ins like NoScript and Adblock Plus help in conserving power.
Check All is a Firefox extension that allows you to quickly check or uncheck several check boxes at the same time.
Whenever the Flash Game Maximizer add-on detects Flash content on a web page, an icon in the status-bar glows yellow, which when clicked, toggles that Flash content to full screen view.
Fast Dial is a Firefox Extension which converts your start page to an Opera Speed Dial like 3×3 grid of web links.
If you know the full name of a person, you can determine gender using any image search engine but in cases where you have no clue about the name but have access to his or her computer, this tool may help.
Now that you have Google Chrome installed on your desktop, let’s look at some of the unique features that are only available in Google Web Browser are you’re seriously going to miss them in other popular browsers like Internet Explorer, Firefox, Apple Safari or Opera.
Instead of minimizing the browser to access desktop files, you can simple create a shortcut in the bookmarks toolbar of your browser that points to the desktop folder.
Looking for a portable version of Internet Explorer. Try Sliepnir Archive that is one of the most popular web browser in Japan among geeks and techies.
The about:config page in Firefox allows you set preferences and tweak certain settings that are otherwise impossible to edit via the regular Firefox Options dialog.
Google Notebook Bookmarklet – save web clips in your Google Notebook page without installing extensions.
Put your favorite Google services like Gmail, Google Docs, Google Reader, Google News, etc. in the Firefox Sidebar and interact with them from any website.
How to prevent bookmarks from appearing in your Firefox 3 awesome location bar along side browser history and typed urls ?
Select a line in Firefox with your mouse and then press the Ctrl key before selecting the second line.
Google has updated their Firefox toolbar to make it compatible with Firefox 3 – the browser that is due tomorrow.