Instantly enable and disable Chrome extensions with Extensity
May 10, 2017 – 10:34 | No Comment
Instantly enable and disable Chrome extensions with Extensity

Chrome extensions can be incredibly useful, but they also grab resources and clutter your toolbar, annoying if you only use them occasionally.
Extensity is a free Chrome extension which allows all, individual or groups of extensions …

View all your Chrome/ Firefox/ IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView
February 25, 2016 – 07:51 | Comments Off on View all your Chrome/ Firefox/ IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView
View all your Chrome/ Firefox/ IE addons with NirSoft’s BrowserAddonsView

Freeware developer NirSoft has released BrowserAddonsView, a free tool which detects and displays all your installed Chrome, Firefox and IE extensions, in all user profile folders.
Every installed addon is displayed in the usual NirSoft table, …

View and manage your Office add-ins with OfficeIns
October 10, 2015 – 07:05 | Comments Off on View and manage your Office add-ins with OfficeIns
View and manage your Office add-ins with OfficeIns

Every time you run a Microsoft Office application it’ll also launch a host of add-ins, which are often almost entirely useless – and you might not even know you’ve installed.
These extensions can be viewed and …

Anvisoft Slim Toolbar 1.4 now free
December 13, 2014 – 07:02 | Comments Off on Anvisoft Slim Toolbar 1.4 now free
Anvisoft Slim Toolbar 1.4 now free

Utilities developer Anvisoft has released a free version of its browser security tool, Anvi Slim Toolbar.
The program provides real-time and on-demand tools to detect and remove malicious add-ons for Internet Explorer, Firefox and Chrome.

Block Chrome extension adware with Extension Defender
February 8, 2014 – 14:16 | Comments Off on Block Chrome extension adware with Extension Defender
Block Chrome extension adware with Extension Defender

Deciding which browser extensions are trustworthy has always been an uncertain business. If an add-on is highly rated, with plenty of users, then it should be safe… But as the recent issues over Chrome extensions …

Find images quickly via your right mouse button with Google Search by Image for Chrome and Firefox
August 5, 2013 – 12:51 | Comments Off on Find images quickly via your right mouse button with Google Search by Image for Chrome and Firefox
Find images quickly via your right mouse button with Google Search by Image for Chrome and Firefox

And Google decreed, “Let there be image search, a tool whereby mortals may search for images by providing a source image”. And it looked, and the tool was rather useful in its own way, but …

27 top downloads from the past seven days
August 25, 2012 – 06:50 | Comments Off on 27 top downloads from the past seven days
27 top downloads from the past seven days

After a brief vacation, it’s time for another software roundup to catch up on the biggest and best releases from the last week. We’ll start by taking a look at some of the apps that …

OneClick for Chrome treats torrents like regular downloads
July 12, 2012 – 06:13 | Comments Off on OneClick for Chrome treats torrents like regular downloads
OneClick for Chrome treats torrents like regular downloads

Torrents come in for a great deal of bad press due to the fact that they have become associated with piracy, but from the point of view of both the downloader and the provider of …

Disconnect for Chrome protects your privacy by blocking cookies and tracking
July 11, 2012 – 06:39 | Comments Off on Disconnect for Chrome protects your privacy by blocking cookies and tracking
Disconnect for Chrome protects your privacy by blocking cookies and tracking

There are some web sites for which it makes sense to use cookies. Online stores use them to keep your basket up to date and many sites use cookies to store usernames and password to …

Avoid sites tracking your internet activity with ShareMeNot for Chrome and Firefox
July 3, 2012 – 11:20 | Comments Off on Avoid sites tracking your internet activity with ShareMeNot for Chrome and Firefox
Avoid sites tracking your internet activity with ShareMeNot for Chrome and Firefox

Most people who have been using the internet for any length of time are only too aware that web sites are able to track your online activities by using cookies. This is information that is …

HTTPS Everywhere gives you a secure connection for (not quite) every site
May 17, 2012 – 05:13 | Comments Off on HTTPS Everywhere gives you a secure connection for (not quite) every site
HTTPS Everywhere gives you a secure connection for (not quite) every site

When you are browsing the internet you may well have noticed that some of the sites you visit are secure, while others are not. While HTTPS is most often used for secure shopping and banking …