Make your old add-ons work with Firefox 4


firefox 4Mozilla recently introduced another beta version of Firefox 4 that is quite different from any of the previous releases.

Firefox 4 sports a clean and polished look, the add-ons section has been completely revamped, the menu bars are hidden so you have more screen estate for reading web pages plus you now have the option to permanently “pin” frequently used web apps. Seguir leyendo “Make your old add-ons work with Firefox 4”

Get Fast Access To All Your Google Tools In Chrome With MyShortcuts


The main reason for me to shift from Firefox to Chrome was the speed and performance it was offering me. At first it really didn’t had any extensions and I was not able to improve my work productivity but as soon as the extensions hit the market I was one of the many people I know who migrated from Firefox to Chrome.

I had been doing my research on some of the Google extensions and stumbled upon a super add-on known as “My Shortcuts” which grabbed my attention and after testing it I can easily say it is the best Chrome extension I have ever used to handle Google tasks. It allows you to access your favorite Google application with just a click of a button.

To get started with My Shortcuts click here and then click “Install”.

My Shortcuts

This will add a new icon on right top hand side of the browser.

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By clicking this icon you will see a drop down menu with all the tasks you can perform such as New Email, Google Contacts, New Doc and much more with just a click of a button. Here is how this drop down menu looks

Drop Down Menu

Now for example if I want to manage my Google contacts, all I will need to do is click on Google Contacts. This will open a new page where I can easily manage my contacts… Seguir leyendo “Get Fast Access To All Your Google Tools In Chrome With MyShortcuts”

5 Must-Have Firefox Extensions For Bloggers


Do you own a website or blog? Does your job involve search engine optimization of any sort? If you answered yes, then Firefox should be your default internet browser. I say this because of Firefox’s amazing array of add-ons to make life easier for bloggers and webmasters.

If you need some convincing, then read on my gathered list of 5 add-ons which will greatly help you do your job once you switch over to Firefox. If Firefox is already your default browser of choice, then just read each entry carefully and see how each add-on can enhance Firefox for your web tasks.

You are welcome if you want to share more must have firefox extensions that our readers/viewers may like. Do you want to be the first one to know the latest happenings at  smashingApps.com just subscribe to our rss feed and you can follow us on twitter as well.

FireFTP

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9 Insanely Useful Firefox Add-Ons That Will Save Your Time


As we all know that Firefox is the fastest growing popular web browser and its growing more and more every day. There are too many handy options provided by the firefox and this is the main reason for its popularity. You can easily find lots of free download able firefox add-ons and extensions that are available on the internet, we also featured few of them before and it’s demands are increasing. In this post, I am listing down 9 Insanely Useful Firefox Add-ons That Will Save Your Time . I would love to know at least one of your most favorite firefox add-on that saves your time and could be the part of this list.

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Feedly

Feedly

You can organizes your favorite sources in a magazine-like start page. It provides seamless integration with Google Reader, Twitter, Delicious, YouTube and Amazon. Seguir leyendo “9 Insanely Useful Firefox Add-Ons That Will Save Your Time”

Tutorial: Convertir Google Tasks en tu gestor de tareas de escritorio


por Marcos Esperón

¿Quién no ha necesitado nunca una herramienta para gestionar sus tareas? No solo las del trabajo, si no las de la escuela, temas personales, etc. Nos ayudan a organizarnos y a administrar nuestro tiempo.

Existen multitud de aplicaciones que nos permiten gestionar nuestras tareas, algunas de pago y otras gratuitas. Hoy, utilizando una de las aplicaciones que vimos en el artículo de generar aplicaciones de escritorio a partir de webs vamos a ver como sacarle partido al servicio Google Tasks, disponible para todos los usuarios que tengan una cuenta de Google, e integrarlo en nuestro escritorio con dos sencillos pasos:

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9 Powerful Firefox Add-Ons That Can Save Your Time


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As we all know that Firefox is the fastest growing popular web browser and its growing more and more every day. There are too many handy options provided by the firefox and this is the main reason for its popularity. You can easily find lots of free download able firefox add-ons and extensions that are available on the internet, we also featured few of them before and it’s demands are increasing. In this post, I am listing down 9 Powerful Firefox Add-Ons That Can Save Your Time.

You are welcome to share more firefox add-ons that you think will be useful and feel a better browsing experience that our readers/viewers may like. Do you want to be the first one to know the latest happenings at SmashingApps.com just subscribe to our rss feed and you can follow us on twitter as well. Seguir leyendo “9 Powerful Firefox Add-Ons That Can Save Your Time”