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Ubiquity to be built in to Firefox

If you're into browsers, browser tech and mashups, chances are you know what Mozilla's Ubiquity is. In a nutshell, it's a mashup service which lets you navigate and manipulate the web in […]

Greasemonkey UserScripts Updater

Userscripts can be very helpful on the Internet as they may modify functionality on sites you visit; Greasemonkey is one of the most popular extension for Firefox to add userscript support to […]

Increase Website Readability With TidyRead For Firefox

TidyRead is an add-on for the Firefox web browser that improves the readability of text on websites that you visit in the browser. Note: TidyRead is not compatible with new versions of […]

Increase Internet Security With Safe SSL

Safe is a free add-on for the Firefox web browser that improves security by highlighting secure connections in the web browser visually. Note: Safe is no longer available. We suggest you try […]

Web Browser: Firefox Save Tabs Add-On

If you work similarly to how I work, you sometimes open ten or more tabs in Firefox in a very short period of time. It's actually pretty easy to do so especially […]

Identify analyses Profiles Across Social Networking Sites

Identify is a Firefox extension that can be used to retrieve information about individuals on social networking sites. It works by visiting a profile page on a site, and pressing the Alt-I […]

Firefox Auto Bookmark

The default way of creating bookmarks in Firefox is to either click on the white star in the address bar (or next to it as is the case in Firefox 29 or […]

Toggle Em All Bookmarklet Makes Check Box Checking Comfortable

Toggle Em All is a free bookmarklet that you can use to toggle all checkboxes an any website you visit with a single click. Ever came across a situation where you had […]

Automatically Jump To First Text Field

We mentioned a setting for the Firefox web browser earlier today that allows you to use the tab key to jump to the first text field on a website so that you […]

Quick Jump To Text Fields In Firefox

While some websites like Google Search set the focus on text fields automatically, it is not used on other websites either because the webmaster does not know that such a feature exists, […]

Youtube Comment Cloud Firefox Add-On

Comments can be very useful wherever they are allowed. To many comments on the other hand make it complicated to get a good overview of the opinions in the comments especially if […]

Extend Firefox's User Agent Switcher

Originally written in 2009, the review of the User Agent Switcher add-on for Firefox is still as valid as it has been. The extension is still available and compatible with recent versions […]

Web Development: Widerbug For Firefox

Firebug is a very popular extension for the Firefox web browser that provides web developers with an immense set of development related tools that they can make use of on the website […]

Firefox Web Browser Customization With AnyColor

Any Color is an add-on for the Firefox web browser that allows users to change the look and feel of the browser without the need to install themes. While you may not […]

Windows Vista ClearType Fonts In Firefox Web Browser

If you like the Cleartype fonts that Microsoft shipped with Windows Vista, you may be inclined to use them not only in the operating system itself, but also in the web browser. […]

Skip Screens on file download sites In Firefox Web Browser

Many websites, including many of the popular file hosting providers on the Internet, display intermediary pages during the process of selecting a file for download, and the actual downloading. Those display a […]

Force SSL HTTPS Connections In NoScript

SSL connections, which you can identify by the use of the HTTPS protocol in the address bar of the web browser that you are using, provide additional security in comparison to the […]

Open XML Docx Viewer

Open XML Viewer is a free extension for Mozilla Firefox that adds support for the new Microsoft Office 2007 XML formats in Firefox. The introduction of the new Microsoft Office XML formats […]