Google Chrome extensions

Google Chrome extensions provide new functions to the popular browser, with new advanced tools to use across several platforms and web-based apps. We’ll review some of the top ones you can download while also sharing any essential updates and news.

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Rain Alarm, Receive Precipitation Warnings In Chrome

The Chrome extension Rain Alarm provides users with up to date precipitation warnings right in the browser. The extension adds an icon to Chrome's address bar upon installation that acts as a […]

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Google Chrome Extensions Manager (aka Switcher)

Many Google Chrome extensions add a button to the browser's address toolbar. If you have installed more than a dozen or so extensions, you may notice that space can become a issue, […]

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FastestFox, FastestChrom, Faster Browsing Add-ons

I had my eyes on the FastestFox add-on for the Firefox browser for some time now. In the beginning, I thought it was just another add-on to speed up the browser like […]

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Ultimate Football Results For Google Chrome

Update: The browser extension is no longer available. We suggest you check out 365Scores instead which offers similar functionality. Many football fans use the Internet regularly to check for football scores, results, […]

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Ghost Incognito, Automate Private Browsing In Chrome

I'm not using private browsing modes that web browsers like Firefox, Opera, Google Chrome and even Internet Explorer offer. The core reason is that I'm the only user on the PC so […]

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Track Amazon, Steam Prices With That is Worth For Chrome

I often find items on Steam that I'd really like to buy and play but consider to be to expensive at the time. This is usually the case with recently released games […]

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Evernote Clearly, Distraction Free Reading On The Internet

One of the strengths of the Internet is that it is possible to pack a lot of information on a page. I'm talking about links, images and other media that can really […]

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White Noise For Chrome

Depending on your work environment you sometimes may get distracted or interrupted by noise. In my particular situation for instance, I tend to get distracted by dog walkers or service cars outside […]

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ScriptNo, Another NoScript Extension For Chrome

One of the two issues that I identified in yesterday's review of Opera's NotScripts extension was that it has not been updated for a long period of time. A script by the […]

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Google Releases Official Google+ Notification Extension For Chrome

If you are a heavy user of Google's Google+ social networking product you are probably keeping the site running in a tab all the time to never miss new messages. But even […]

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Tab Position Customizer For Google Chrome

Tabbed web browsers like Google Chrome, Firefox, Opera or Internet Explorer have specific orders in which tabs are opened and closed. Developers have to configure orders for opening blank pages and links […]

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TooManyTabs For Chrome Improves Tab Management

TooManyTabs is a browser extension for Google Chrome that improves tab management in the web browser by displaying all in an overlay on the screen. If you have a lot of tabs […]

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Listen to Web Text with Google Chrome Speak

Google Chrome has just fronted a new extension called Chrome Speak; a text reader for web content on the Google Chrome search engine. This will read highlighted text out loud. Whether from […]

27 Out of 100 Chrome Extensions Insecure

Security researchers Nicholas Carlini, Adrienne Porter Felt, and Prateek Saxena reviewed 50 popular and 50 random Chrome extensions from the official Chrome Web Store for security vulnerabilities and discovered that 27 of […]

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Chrome Remote Desktop Beta Extension

I think it was last year when Google first mentioned that they would add remote desktop capabilities to Chrome OS and the Chrome web browser. Google released a first beta version of […]

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Facebook Friendly Gaming Simplifier For Firefox, Chrome

I have to admit that I'm not playing games on social networking sites like Facebook or Google Plus. To be honest, I'm annoyed by status messages that contain gift, bonus or game […]

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YouTube Feed, Get YouTube Updates In Chrome

When you have a YouTube account, you can do more than watching, uploading and commenting on videos. One of the things besides that is the ability to subscribe to other YouTube users […]

PriceBlink, The Best Automatic Coupon Finder?

You can save lots of money with coupons. As a webmaster, I have to buy and renew domain names and web hosting on a regular basis. Take the popular domain registrar Godaddy […]

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Gooce+, Add Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn To Google Plus

I find it rather difficult to spend time on all social networking sites that I have an account for evenly. The three dominant social networking sites that I use currently are Facebook, […]

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Google Related For Chrome Extension

Update: Google has discontinued Google Related. The extension is no longer available for Google Chrome. Additional information about the decision are available on the Google blog. Google Related is a brand new […]

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Popchrom, Create Text Shortcuts In Google Chrome

Do you have to write the same text multiple times per day? For instance when replying to business emails, writing blog posts or commenting on them on the Internet. If that is […]

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GTools+, Display Google Bar On All Web Pages

If you are a heavy Google user you may like the Google bar that is displayed on top of all the Google properties. The bar links to several Google properties and displays […]

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Block All User Comments On Google Plus

Update: The extension has not been updated since 2011 and is no longer working on Google+. The only option you have right now is to mute or block specific users on Google+. […]

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G+me for Google Plus, Better Google+ Stream Collapsing

Update: The G+me extension is no longer working. It was last updated in 2011 and it appears to have been abandoned by its creator. There is no comparable extension available at this […]

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Replies And More For Google+ Chrome Extensions

Google+ is probably the most hyped service on the Internet these days. This stems from the fact that many of the early adopters are first movers that run their own blogs, websites […]

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Surplus For Chrome Lets You Use Google+ From Anywhere

Update: The Surplus extension does not work anymore. It was last updated in 2011 and appears to have been abandoned by its developer. You may want to try Google's official Google+ Notifications […]

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Google+ Photo Zoom Extension For Chrome

I'm slowly getting the hang out of Google+. The coolest feature by far in my humble opinion is circles to group users and get filtered news streams. One thing that I think […]

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Improve Your RSS Feeds with NewsSquares

Not all RSS readers are the same. Indeed, some are far more useful than others and deserve to be pulled from the pack. One such reader is NewsSquares, a Chrome app specifically […]

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Search Google By Image Chrome Extension

Google recently improved their image search capabilities by adding reverse image search options to it. I have reviewed the Google Search By Image in detail and a follow-up guide on practical uses […]

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Like+1 For Chrome Combines Like and Google+1 Buttons

Update: The browser extension for Chrome has not been updated since 2011 and appears abandoned by the developer. It is no longer working and we have made the decision to remove the […]

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Unlock Reddit’s Full Potential with Chrome Add-Ons and Extensions

Thousands of internet users have discovered the joys of Reddit, a web portal that provides users with access to images, underground news and the latest memes through a simple and seemingly pre-2000 […]

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Avoid Ever Having to Visit Facebook or Twitter with Handy Chrome Extensions

Facebook and Twitter have revolutionized the way people use the internet. Blogs and websites provide links to share information on the sites, and advertisers have completely restructured the way they approach internet […]

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Create Google Chrome Shortcuts

Having an extension like Mega Button for Chrome to access often used features faster is nice and all, but it is not the fastest way to work with the browser. Shortcuts are […]

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Chrome Mega Button, Quick Access To Chrome Features

Both Google and Mozilla slim down the web browser interface with nearly every new browser version that the companies release. A downside to minimizing the interface is that less browser controls become […]

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Custom New Tab Page For Google Chrome

The new tab page of the Google Chrome browser offers little options to change layout or contents. The page displays the bookmarks bar, web apps, most visited websites and recently closed sites […]

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Single File: Save Websites To A Single HTML File In Chrome

Nearly every modern web browser has an option to save a web page as a HTML file. The only problem with that approach is that the websites do not get saved as […]

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Google Chrome Thin Scroll Bar

There is only that much that you can cut from a browser's interface. You got the header area with the title-, address and tabbar and the footer with a status bar. Especially […]

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Google Similar Pages Extension For Chrome

Unless you are running the new experimental search interface on Google, you can make use of a feature called similar pages directly on the search results page. This feature displays a list […]

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Get a better Google Chrome History page

The standard history page of the Google Chrome web browser which you can access by loading chrome://history/ directly or through the menu is a mess. All visited web pages are listed in […]

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Repeat YouTube Videos Automatically With Auto Replay For Chrome

I sometimes like to view or listen to YouTube videos multiple times. To bad that there is not an option to repeat YouTube videos automatically. Sure, you can click the replay link […]


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